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Happy feet: Chicago runners on track with properly fitted shoes

by Lauryn Schroeder
May 9, 2013


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It's finally spring and the warm weather has brought out hundreds of runners along Chicago's lake front. But many runners are unaware that they might be running miles in the wrong type of shoe. The process of finding the right shoe is longer than one would think and it's crucial in preventing injury. Universal Sole in Lake View shows us how the shape of your foot is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to choosing the shoe for you.