Navigation Links
Running Website Run Research Junkie Launches to Analyze the Science Behind Running
Date:7/3/2013

LOS ANGELES, July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Run Research Junkie proudly announces the launch of the new website RunResearchJunkie.com, a resource for practical running recommendations based on scientific evidence and not propaganda or opinion. Reviewing the latest science and research, Run Research Junkie provides practical interpretations of this information to give runners and clinicians evidence-based solutions to many running problems and concerns.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130703/CG42423)

While the latest trends and products seem to offer solutions to some of runners' most common ailments, these offerings to the marketplace are often not backed by science or real evidence to prove the claims that they make. Some claim a certain running technique will cause less injury or certain products will make running easier on the body. One such recent trend leans towards minimalistic footwear as the solution to injury by offering a more "natural" approach. However, current 2013 research does not show that rates of overuse injury are affected by different running techniques.

Run Research Junkie aims to cut through the rhetoric and hearsay to find the evidence-based best practices to running issues so readers are not caught up in the hype. Though the debate continues about the best way to run, Run Research Junkie finds the science to back up the best ways to tackle common running issues like overpronation, plantar fasciitis, and running economy. Run Research Junkie readers can be confident that the recommendations they receive are based in science and evidence, not popular opinion or marketing hype.

In one such recommendation, Craig Payne, founder of Run Research Junkie, explains, "What has become increasingly clear recently is that different running techniques load different parts of the body differently. So what is the most suitable way to run for one runner is not going to be the most suitable way to run for another runner. If a runner is to choose the way that they should run, they should continue to run the way they are if they are not having any problems and ignore all the rhetoric and propaganda about a particular running technique being better than another."

About Run Research Junkie:

Run Research Junkie is a website run by Craig Payne, a university lecturer and researcher, runner and skeptic. It analyses all the latest scientific research on running to interpret practical uses for that research. For more information, visit http://www.runresearchjunkie.com.

Media Contact: Craig Payne, Run Research Junkie, (949) 555-2861, c.payne@latrobe.edu.au

News distributed by PR Newswire iReach: https://ireach.prnewswire.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Run Research Junkie
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology news :

1. Scientist wins $3 million renewal of one of longest-running NIH grants to Scripps Research
2. Stanford-SLAC team uses X-ray imaging to observe running batteries in action
3. New study: Running mechanics, not metabolism, are the key to performance for elite sprinters
4. Cushioned heel running shoes may alter adolescent biomechanics, performance
5. Gene involved in neurodegeneration keeps clock running
6. New study proposes solution to long-running debate as to how stable the Earth system is
7. NIST launches new website to educate industry about alternatives to mercury thermometers
8. Revealing climate change website wins global award
9. Website for new open-access journal, eLife, introduced today
10. The Website You Have to Log Into
11. Study by UC Santa Barbara researchers suggests that bacteria communicate by touch
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/27/2016)... Jan. 27, 2016  Rite Track, Inc. a leading ... West Chester, Ohio announced today the ... staff, based in Austin, Texas , ... to provide modifications, installations and technical support offerings for ... of PLUS, commented, "PLUS has provided world class service ...
(Date:1/21/2016)... , January 21, 2016 ... to a new market research report "Emotion Detection and ... Others), Software Tools (Facial Expression, Voice Recognition and ... - Global forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, ... expected to reach USD 22.65 Billion by 2020, ...
(Date:1/15/2016)... Puerto Rico , Jan. 15, 2016 ... big and small to find new ways to ensure ... culture. iOS and Android ... based on biometrics, transforming it into a hardware authorization ... that users swipe their fingerprint on their KodeKey enabled ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... , ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... (PROMPT), a research registry built on the secure online PatientCrossroads platform, has exceeded ... than 1,600 participants have joined the PROMPT study, which seeks to advance understanding ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... With a presidential election in November and ... Conference will bring together over 500 top healthcare leaders for a night and day ... conference, organized by MBA students of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, will be ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 09, 2016 , ... Tunnell Consulting, ... Based in Paris, he will focus on acquiring new accounts and work closely ... , “Fred brings to our European clients more than 15 years ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... 9, 2016 This market research report on ... future prospects of the market in terms of revenue ... engaged in the manufacture of microbiology culture media and ... a market snapshot providing the overall information of various ... This section also provides the overall information and data ...
Breaking Biology Technology: