Determining your runner type, or identifying the style of runner that you are, can significantly enhance your running performance. How you run, or in other words, what type of muscle contractions and movement patterns your body is genetically designed to prefer, is an amazing science. In this first episode of the series, we are going to talk about concentric or force-dominant runners, isometric or elastic runners, and eccentric or rhythm-oriented runners. There are really only 3 types, and you are one of them. Once you know your inner beast, you can train it more effectively and get better results, have more fun, and minimize injury. Enjoy!
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