I am always fascinated to hear the stories of runners on the barefoot journey. We are all so different yet there are similarities that tie us together.
Paul Beales - Real Barefooters number 14
Paul Beales is our Real Barefooer Number 14.
From following your posts for a while, you seem to have moved from being a dedicated barefoot walker into running. How long have you been walking barefoot... Read more
Sue Kenney - Real Barefooter number 13
Sue and I had exchanged a message or two and I became fascinated by her tales of pilgrimage in Spain and her Dragon's Den adventure. What interesting lives we barefooters lead.
Hi Sue, thanks for t... Read more
Mikey Royce - Real Barefooter number 12
I first met Mikey as we ran the Cross-Bay half marathon earlier this summer. Mikey passed me in deep water (my short legs are a definite disadvantage sometimes) and I tried very hard to catch him but ... Read more
Bob Allsop - Real Barefooter number 11
Hi Bob – Thanks for agreeing to take part in our Real Barefooters series.
That’s my pleasure Chris, thanks for asking me!
I am pretty sure that yours was the first UK barefoot blog I found. ... Read more
Tracy Davenport - Real Barefooter #10
Our next real barefooter is Tracy Davenport. Tracy was one fo the first people to answer my plea when I was an injured runner looking for answers. I started a twitter account and sent out a message. T... Read more
Lionel Jones - Real Barefooter #9
Lionel Jones runs with the Northwest Barefooters group. He is just about to enter his first ultra and I spoke to him in the week running up to it.
Hi Lionel and thanks for agreeing to take part.
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Georg Schirmer - Real Barefooter Number 6
Hi Georg and thanks for agreeing to be one of our Real Barefooters.
I am fascinated by the picture of you in the ring. What is your boxing background?
I have been training in Thai Boxing for quite a... Read more
Real barefooter number 4 - Paul Anderson
Real barefooter number 4 is Paul Anderson.
Hi Paul and thank you for being one of our 'Real Barefooters'. I was hooked by your post Barefoot and Blistered in the Park. Would you like to tell us a l... Read more