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Injury Avoidance Running Shoes

The Nike React Infinity Run Cuts Running Injuries by 52%

— January 21, 2020 — Lifestyle
Avid runners are constantly dealing with injuries that can impede their training, so the Nike React Infinity Run sneaker has been created with this in mind. The shoe is reported to reduce the instance of injuries by up to 52%, which is achieved thanks to a myriad of expertly designed components. This includes an increase in foam cushioning by 24% that will last for up to 600 miles, a wider footbed and a rocker design with a 9mm drop for enhanced running efficiency.

The Nike React Infinity Run sneaker is finished off with textured outsoles that are achieved with rubber that promises to deliver 100% stride efficiency. The reinforced synthetic components enable the heel to stay protected and also work to enhance stability.
Trend Themes
1. Injury-reducing Footwear - Opportunity for developing running shoes with innovative designs and components that can reduce the instance of running injuries.
2. Enhanced Foam Cushioning - Opportunity for developing shoes with improved foam cushioning technology that provides longer-lasting comfort and support for runners.
3. Textured Outsoles for Stride Efficiency - Opportunity for developing shoes with textured outsoles made of rubber to improve stride efficiency and performance.
Industry Implications
1. Sports Footwear - Opportunity for sports shoe manufacturers to create injury-preventing running shoes that cater to the needs of avid runners.
2. Sports Equipment - Opportunity for companies in the sports equipment industry to develop innovative components and technologies that enhance running shoe performance and reduce injuries.
3. Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation - Opportunity for physical therapy and rehabilitation professionals to incorporate injury-reducing footwear like the Nike React Infinity Run sneakers into their treatment plans.
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