Gait Analysis: The Serious Runner’s Salvation [Video]

In this video, the WSJ‘s Matthew Futterman participates in a gait analysis at Manhattan’s Hospital for Surgery to learn how he may be able to prevent some running injuries.


Gait analysis seeks to identify the root of an injury, or a bad habit that may lead to one. It usually starts with an evaluation of strength and flexibility that includes some manipulation on an examination table and a series of exercises. A running session on a treadmill in front of a video camera follows.


Infographic: Where it hurts

Where it hurts

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I'm Yuri and I'm in a hurry to lose weight, get fit, and have fun doing it! This blog is a chronicle of a once fat guy's journey to fitness while training for a marathon—and beyond. You'll also find running-related gear review, links and inspiration.
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