Footwear Science

The influence of occupational footwear on dynamic balance perturbations

May 15, 2015

Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2015, pages 115-126 10.1080/19424280.2015.1031193 Harish Chander

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Effects of running shoe ‘crash-pads’

April 10, 2015

Running shoe crash-pad design alters shoe touchdown angles and ankle stability parameters during heel–toe running Thorsten Sterzinga, Karina Thomsenab, Rui Dinga & Jason Tak-Man Cheunga Footwear Science; in press Quote: Purpose: Running shoe crash-pads are commonly used to improve cushioning during heel–toe running. However, guidelines regarding shape and positioning of crash-pads are rare

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Effects of different midsole densities under the forefoot

March 5, 2015

Segmented midsole hardness in the midfoot to forefoot region of running shoes alters subjective perception and biomechanics during heel-toe running revealing potential to enhance footwear Thorsten Sterzing, Giuliano Custoza, Rui Ding & Jason Tak-Man Cheung Footwear Science; in press Quote: Purpose: Dual density midsole constructions at the lateral rearfoot and medial midfoot provide opportunities to improve cushioning and stability of running shoes. By similar mechanisms, non-uniform midsole density across the medio-lateral direction at the midfoot to forefoot may allow better negotiation of different loading magnitudes of the medial and lateral midfoot to forefoot during running.

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Segmented midsole hardness in the midfoot to forefoot region of running shoes alters subjective perception and biomechanics during heel-toe running…

March 3, 2015

10.1080/19424280.2015.1008589 Thorsten Sterzing

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February 11, 2015

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Minimalist footwear may put netball players at increased risk for injury

December 12, 2014

The effects of sport-specific and minimalist footwear on the kinetics and kinematics of three netball-specific movements J. Sinclair, N. Chockalingam, R.

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