Tag Archives: pain

Hot-footing It: How I Finally Learned How To Run Barefoot

Written By Barefoot Dawsy As a change from the usual advice and reviews, I thought it would be nice to tell you a story. Most people that you talk to who took up barefoot running later in life will tell … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Running Shouldn’t Hurt

Written By Barefoot Dawsy If I had a nickel for every article I’ve seen or every quote I’ve heard that talks about how running is “all about conquering pain”, I’d be able to buy a pair of minimal shoes in … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Simple Way To Ease Sore Calves And Achilles’ Pain

Written by Barefoot Dawsy When I was first learning to run in Vibrams, I, like nearly every other minimalist runner I’ve met, was plagued with sore calves and mild Achilles tendonitis. I knew I should have started slowly and not … Continue reading

Posted in Form, Transition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments