Meb in Skechers vs. Meb in Nikes
Meb Keflezighi is an Olympic medallist and a New York Marathon champ. So when he signed with Skechers last summer, observers were… surprised. The company’s new “Go-Run” line promises to make you switch to a mid-foot strike: “The Way You’re Supposed to Run.”
So does it work?
Krista Austin, an exercise physiologist and longtime friend of Meb’s (read about her role in “rebuilding Meb” before his 2009 New York win here), points out this opportunity to compare strides. Here’s Meb in Nikes:
And here’s Meb in Skechers:
Can you see a difference? Any improvement?