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Recently, I tuned into bits of conversation my peers were having on Chi Running, and my interest was piqued.

ChiRunning: A Revolutionary Approach to Effortless, Injury-Free Running by Danny Dreyer

A Revolution in Running. It’s motivated revolutionaty to run and keep running more than other reasons I’ve had in the past like to stay in my pants size: I am really hopeful that careful practice of ChiRunning can return me to that long-lost state of being where I loved to run, felt freed and energized by running, and couldn’t wait until my next running workout. Have to come back to this one — it was much more technical than I expected, so having it for a week from the library meant I could actually put it into real practice.

Jul 04, Bryan added it. Whatever part that the device weakens, it also allows to function in its weakened state. This concept is downplayed by Western medicine because chi cannot be detected with measuring instruments and cannot be supported by the scientific method. Effortless are over 24 million runners in the United States alone.

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In fact, technical shoe companies have recently been challenged on this point by a disgruntled Dr. Dreyer would have us all running with low impact, high turnover, an aligned spine, and a properly balanced midfoot strike. I suppose I didn’t technically finish this book since the last bit is a running plan which lays out how you should be going about applying all of the lessons taught in the earlier chapters. It’s one of those things we all take for granted because everyone runs soon after learning to walk.



It is through conscious action and understanding that we can become masters of our bodies and ourselves. I will definitely be re-reading this one. I tend to be a results-NOW type person, so these reminders helped revoultionary relax when as I read the book I started to feel overwhelmed that it would be hard to implement everything he advises, all at once.

But in this groundbreaking book, ultramarathoner Danny Dreyer teaches us the running technique he created to heal and Transform your running with the step ChiRunning training program.

Danny Dreyer describes the importance of poster and flow in running, and busts the myth that we have to stop running after we are something once our knees wear out.

I was introduced to this by a co-worker! After doing an eighteen-week stint with Uncle Sam, I was graciously given an honorable discharge, but not before discovering a new favorite pastime.

For example, this might be a sort of earpiece revolutionxry gradually causes you to go deaf; however, so long as you continue to wear the earpiece, you maintain your faculties of hearing. When your movements are in sync with the laws of Nature, you have one of the best support systems around, to put it mildly.

They were busy playing tag and chasing balls and just doing what kids do best — running around. Today my abs are on fire because I worked my core so hard, yet I know I could have run an extra two miles if I hadn’t been running late this morning. He actually lent me his book, but I felt that I had, had it for too long so I ordered a new one for myself and am sooooo glad I did.

Let me repeat that — and you can read my lips — running does approadh hurt your body. I think Danny Dreyer is on to something! Without all the tension in her body, she stopped injuring herself while running, and her training took on a new level of consistency. But for busy people, they may find the first few chapters repeating the why aspect of “Chirunning”.

If you find yourself wanting to take your running appraoch the next level, or powering through a list of seem This book provided the structure for which I will now begin to train for ultra-distance running. Evidently, after so many years of this, the muscles in his hand would be atrophied totally to the point of dysfunction.


Now imagine that you took such a human at a very young age, and put casts on each hand. Lost a star because of how repetitive the book is, although I do think that will help hammer some of his major points.

Trade Paperback Revised eBook. I would be out of breath and in pain at that point. In ChiRunning, Danny and Katherine Dreyer, well-known walking and running coaches, provide powerful insight that transforms running from a high-injury sport to a body-friendly, injury-free fitness phenomenon. His recommended taking long but slow runs, which helped. That’s a lot of responsibility and, according to T’ai Chi principles, a very unbalanced revolutiomary to move your body.

Dec 18, Rebecca Rose rated it really liked it. Look at the movement of a cheetah, the fastest land animal on earth. Most of the book is about how posture drastically changes how you run. Watching some chigunning the videos on YouTube helped with some of the technique.

Chapter 10 then tells you how to bring the ChiRunning principles into your everyday life. Needless to say, adapting this idea to my running was a huge draw for me.

All without ever going to a doctor! The main points are to keep your body in column, lean forward from your ankles like a ski jumper, and to lift your feet and move them and your arms in a forward, circular “Wile E. I’ve been running for over thirteen years, and while reading this book I started to realize that I’ve been training the hard way. Staggeringly, not even the shoe companies themselves have managed to get such a study published.