Monday, September 01, 2014

Fully Waterproof Footware

What happens in Croatia when a sudden torrential rainstorm floods the city streets? Off go the shoes and barefooting becomes the way to go. I found the smooth cobbles somewhat slippery though so care had to be taken on the submerged surface.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Monty Don Approved

There was I, watching Gardeners' World, when low, the great Monty Don un-dons his shoes and promotes barefooting in a public garden on primetime British television. Well done Monty, what a star. There really is little better than being in the garden barefoot.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

National Trust Barefooting

The National Trust are advertising Barefoot activities for kids. Apparently it's one of the top ten things to do before you're 11 ¾.

The Best Barefoot Walks for Kids - NT

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Barefoot Running

One of the next things to by on my Amazon basket:



Check out his website here:

http://www.chrismcdougall.com/
And in particular his TED talk through which I first heard of him (and barefoot running):
http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/en/christopher_mcdougall_are_we_born_to_run.html

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Eddie now running barefoot?

Noticing a lot of barefoot running from Eddie Izzard - https://twitter.com/#!/eddieizzard

Monday, March 07, 2011

Christopher McDougall: Are we born to run? | Video on TED.com

Christopher McDougall: Are we born to run? | Video on TED.com

I remember the amazement when I first ran barefoot, but I do normally wear running shoes. But after watching this I think perhaps I should look a little more into the barefooted possibilities of running.