Have you seen anybody running in those new finger shoes, the shoes
with sleeves for each toe?
I got a pair to try them out after the article in Runner’s World.
The idea is basically a really light track shoe with toes separated.
They look really weird, but I love them.
I feel my whole stride changing, muscles in my feet, ankles, and
calves getting stronger.
My stride got a lot more ginger (probably because they don’t have
nearly as much cushion).
Also, I feel that I am running on the outside of my foot a little more
and rolling over the ball of my foot like I’m supposed to.
And, I’ve been able to use my freakish toes to push off on every
That’s why I think my calves are a little sore.
Altogether, feel a lot stronger and faster. I’m a big fan.
Interested on if you’ve tried them, seen them, or heard any reports.
Previously crippled by cushion,