BRIAN METZLER PROVIDES AN AMAZING AMOUNT OF INFORMATION about running shoes, including historical tidbits, and shoe manufacturers in an article in Competitor.com. My favorite is in number 4:
"ASICS is an acronym for the Latin phrase anima sana in corpore sano which translates as 'a healthy soul in a healthy body.' ” Amaze, or bore, your friends with the knowledge gained from reading it.
THERE ARE MANY MORE THAN 20 FACTS!
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EARNED RUNS is edited and authored by me, runner and founder. I began participating in road races before 5Ks were common. I've been a dietitian, practiced and taught clinical pathology, and been involved with research that utilized pathology. I am fascinated with understanding the origins of disease as well as health.
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