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Runners are going Maximalist in their shoes; can these shoes reduce the stress of running?

Runners are going Maximalist in their shoes; can these shoes reduce the stress of running? A few short years ago, the minimalist shoe and the barefoot trend was all the rage, but then, there were the injuries and the pain that was associated with those injuries took the fun out of training. We now have the Maximalist shoe which is the current trend.  These shoes are wider, fatter and the foot fits deeply into it, and runners and loving them. Apparently, the shoes seem to make running easier, and the holy grail of those like the Hoka 1 is to Read More »