Research has shown that technique is an important factor that can influence running economy, performance and injury risk. Running technique has many facets making it complex to understand and monitor.
If you’re following us on Instagram already you might have seen a new type of post from us. Since a few weeks we’ve been sharing these weekly #ARIONtips, all kinds of running tips ranging from technique, to performance, to injury prevention. Here’s an overview of the tips we’ve shared the past couple of weeks.
Footstrike is often a popular topic in the running community. Many people have strong opinions on what’s best. While heel strike is by far the most used, some suggest a forefoot or midfoot strike is better. Others even suggest it doesn’t matter at all. Let’s discuss what research says about this aspect of your running technique.