Pearl Izumi Running Shoes

Pearl Izumi Running Shoes. In mid 2016, they announced that they were withdrawing from he running shoe market.

Most Useful Resources:
Pearl Izumi (PodiaPaedia)
Pearl Izumi Shoes (Podiatry Online TV)

Maximalist Running Shoes

Maximalist running shoes are the antithesis of the fad there was with minimalist running shoes. Maximalist running shoes have lots of padding and other design features added.

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The maximalist Brooks Transcend Running Shoe (Podiatry Arena)
Maximalist Running Shoes (PodiaPaedia)
Maximalist Running Shoes (Foot Health Forum)
‘Maximalist’ Running …. the new black? (Friday Fitness)
The next maximalist running shoe trend (Foot Health Friday)

Minimalist Running Shoes

Minimalist Running Shoes are shoe that have minimal or no design features. They are almost close to running barefoot.

Most Useful Resources:
Transitioning to Minimalist Running Shoes (Podiatry Arena)
Minimalist Running Shoes (PodiaPaedia)
Minimalist Running Shoes (Foot Health Forum)
Minimalist Running (Podiatry TV)
Critique of ‘are you ready for minimalism’ preparation tests (Running Research)
Minimalist Running Shoes (Podiatry Books)
Minimalist Running Shoes (Shop)

Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome

Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome is one of the more common overuse injuries of the leg. It was typically and previously referred to as shin splints.

Most Useful Resources:
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Podiatry Arena)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (PodiaPaedia)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Foot Health Forum)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Clinical Boot Camp)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Podiatry Update)
Cheap orthotic for shin splints? (Podiatry Experts)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Podiatry TV)
Shoe Wedging or Gait Retraining for Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome? (Running Research)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Best Running Shoes)
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Podiatry Books)


The feet are crucial in golf. They are used to walk around on all day and a the platform or foundation that the golf swing starts from.

Most Useful Resources:
Golf Threads (Podiatry Arena)
Golf and foot orthotics (PodiaPaedia)
Golf (Podiatry TV)
Golfshot (Podiatry Apps)
Foot Orthotics for Golf (Podiatry Update)

Hoka One One Running Shoes

The Hoka One One running shoes created the maximalist running shoe category. They are the antithesis of the barefoot running and minimalist shoe trend.

Most Useful Resources:
Hoka Running Shoes (Foot Health Forum)
Super padded running shoes (Foot Health Friday)
Hoka One One (The Best Running Shoe)
Hoka One One (iPodiatry)
Hoka One One (Podiatry TV)
Hoka One One (Podiapaedia)
Hoka Ones (Podiatry Arena)

Cuboid Syndrome

Cuboid syndrome is a reasonaly common problem affecting the function of the cuboid bone and the joints around it. It is a common casue of lateral foot pain. Manipulation of teh cboid bone is a common treatment.

Most Useful Resources:
Cuboid syndrome (Foot Health Forum)
Mobilisation for cuboid syndrome (Podiatry Arena)
Cuboid syndrome (Podiatry Arena)
Cuboid Syndrome (PodiaPaedia)
Manipulation for Cuboid Syndrome (Podiatry Update)
Woke up with pain on the outer side of my foot, what could it be? (Podiatry Experts)
Could it be plantar fasciitis? (Podiatry Experts)
Cuboid Syndrome (Podiatry TV)

Cycling and Foot Orthotics

Foot orthotics for cycling play an important role in getting the correct interface between the foot, shoe and pedal. It helps with performance, management of injury and prevention of injury.

Most Useful Resources:
Cycling (PodiaPaedia)
Cycling (Podiatry TV)
Cycling Threads (Podiatry Arena)
Cycling (Foot Health Forum)
Cycling Orthotics (Podiatry Arena)
Foot Orthotics and Cycling (Podiatry Update)
Foot problems in cyclists (Foot Health Friday)
Set up of the cycle for injury prevention (Physio Ninja)

Chi Running

Chi running is a particular approach to the running technique that claims is more economical and has less injuries. The evidence says otherwise.

Most Useful Resources:
Chi Running (Foot Health Forum)
Chi Running App (Podiatry App)
Forefoot Pain in Chi Running ? (Podiatry Experts)
Chi Running (Podiatry TV)
Chi Running (Clinical Biomechanics)
Chi Running (PodiaPaedia)
Chi Running (Podiatry Arena)
I did a Chi Running course! (Running Research)

Brooks Running Shoes

Brooks Running Shoes are a popular running shoe.

Most Useful Resources:
Brooks Running Shoes (Podiatry TV)
Brooks Running Shoes (PodiaPaedia)
Brooks (Foot Health Forum)