Foot movement in a shoe. How much is too much?

I have been saying for a long time that a so-called "pronating foot", will quite happily continue to pronate inside a running shoe, even a "motion control" shoe.


It certainly appears clear that whilst running footwear may offer some constraint to frontal plane movement of the calcaneus, an indicator of subtalar joint pronation, this constraint is likely to be very limited. And so some very intersting options open up! Read on...

Simon Bartold
Director of Bartold Clinical