Posts under contact time

Female runner waits for the start on an airport runway. In the foreground perspective view of the  date 2016.
August 12, 2016
Mortals vs Elites – A Look at Stride Mechanics

If you’re like us you’ve been glued to a screen watching the world’s best runners compete on the largest stage. Elite runners se... Read More

RunScribe study set up - with footpods attached to heels and laces.
August 2, 2016
RunScribe Validation Research Study

Ground contact time during running is defined as the time elapsed between initial ground contact and toe off. The gold standard in measuring... Read More

Runner in yellow sportswear resting after running. Jogging man taking a break during training outdoors in on black road on top view. Young Caucasian male fitness model after work out.
August 1, 2016
The Unescapable Fatigue Effect

In an earlier article, I discussed the mechanics of how fatigue impacts pace during a marathon, but what happens to other metrics like grou... Read More

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June 10, 2016
The Impact of Pace on Mechanics

One of the most frequent questions we hear is “How do I compare to other runners.” Answering that question is more complicated than you... Read More

May 9, 2016
Ground Contact Time, Cadence & Injury

Discussing the oft quoted correlation between contact time and cadence, and the impact of contact time on injury.... Read More