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Study: Barefoot Running May Improve Perception And Working Memory

Written By Barefoot Dawsy A recent study (pdf) out of the University of North Florida is shedding light on the cognitive effects of running barefoot. Their study, which consisted of 72 fit and healthy students, tested how¬†working memory is affected … Continue reading

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XeroShoes Umara Z-Trail: Yes, You Do Need Another Pair Of Sandals

Written By Barefoot Dawsy The barefoot running community is abuzz with excitement over the launch of the new XeroShoes Umara Z-Trail. But do you really need another pair of sandals? In this case, the answer is definitely a resounding ‘Yes’! … Continue reading

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Vibram’s Lawsuit Settlement: Don’t Believe Everything You Read

Written By Barefoot Dawsy This past week, my inbox, Twitter account and Facebook feed have been inundated with the same article about how Vibram settled the class-action lawsuit against it, to the tune of $3.75 million. Honestly, I think that … Continue reading

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Xeroshoes Amuri Cloud Launches Today

Well, today’s the day! As many of you who follow my Twitter and/or Facebook accounts may already know, Xeroshoes have been hinting at the release of a brand new shoe. After much speculation, it’s finally been released, and is on … Continue reading

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The Barefoot Running Society is back

Written by Barefoot Dawsy Today, instead of a full post, I thought I might share some exciting news: After what seems like ages, the new Barefoot Runners Society website is finally up! The transition to a new platform and look … Continue reading

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