Tag: Smart Technology

Gait analysis for runners

Before buying any new pair of running shoes, it is recommended you have a gait analysis to determine what type of shoes are the best for you and your style. A gait analysis will look at how your feet perform during an exercise and assesses if you pronate and how your foot strikes the ground.…
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Running footwear innovation inspired by injury

A RUNNER who was injured because he was wearing the wrong shoes has created a high tech sock to help others find the right footwear. The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) has supported entrepreneur Craig Downs to develop mymo™, a wearable sock which uses artificial intelligence to gauge an athlete’s gait. By embedding electronics into…
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