11 Jul '13, 1pm

The Right Marathon Racing Shoe for You

The Right Marathon Racing Shoe for You

Running is a simple sport, accessible to virtually everyone at any stage of life. It requires no special equipment, large team organization, or sanctioned playing fields. Quality footwear is the only real “gear” a runner needs to complete a successful jaunt around the neighborhood or to win the local 5K. But what about shoes for the marathon? That even requires special preparation and a large time commitment, so do you need special shoes, as well? This article will explore the topic of marathon shoe choice and provide you with sound advice regarding the right footwear for your first attempt at the distance, or to help you break that long-time PR. While this will differ depending on running experience, body type, mechanics, and goals, the perfect marathon racing shoe does have some common features across the spectrum. Cushioning A marathon shoe will have a good deal of cush...

Full article: http://www.runningshoesguru.com/2013/07/the-right-maratho...

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