06 Oct '17, 3pm

8 mistakes runners make when buying running shoes

8 mistakes runners make when buying running shoes

Larscheid says that many beginners are overeager about getting started or are unwilling to spend the money for the best pair. Instead of going to a running shoe store where they can get their foot analyzed by experts, new runners tend to buy whatever shoes they see—for cheaper prices—at department stores, or order online. Gait analysis and identifying specific needs of the wearer—is this shoe for endurance or cross training?—are considerations new runners may overlook if they avoid the specialty store and seek shoes elsewhere. And although people think they’re saving money, they’re potentially setting themselves up for buying pair after pair of the wrong kind of shoe, and spending more money out of dissatisfaction. At a running store, you’ll have more options and experts at your fingertips. If the shoe fits, think of it as an investment and safeguard against future injurie...

Full article: https://www.runnersworld.com/running-shoes/8-mistakes-run...

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