This is the glove-like footwear that allows you to wriggle your toes, and feel almost as natural as going barefoot.
Then last week the whole minimal/barefoot running movement suffered a setback when the U.S. Army presented a big study casting more doubt on the benefits of running this way.
If you’ve got a pair of FiveFingers, you can now return them for $20-$94, and go back the thick-heeled running shoes that have dominated sports store shelves since the 1970s.
Or you can send them to me (size 81/2). I am a true believer. Continue reading Army Study Challenges Barefoot Running