Running

12 Jun 20
Are Those Shoes Made For Running? Shoe Types and Avoiding Injuries

Runners and athletes of various sports alike know that the type of shoe you wear is very important. Runners everywhere try to find shoes that will cause them the least pain and protect their feet from overuse injuries. Common complaints and injuries among runners include patellofemoral pain, tibial stress  fractures,  and plantar fasciitis. Other than […]

21 Mar 20
Couch to 5k Week 6: Lengthen Those Dashes ! PART 1

🏃‍♀️Lengthen Those Dashes! 🏃‍♂️ *****BeneFIT Physical Therapy of Bridgewater and Chester is staying OPEN for in person and telephone or virtual online visits. We’re focused on treating you and fighting the war on COVID-19! Grab your hand sanitizer, T.P. and READ ON! ***** via GIPHY   via GIPHY   WOW! What a difference one week […]

4 Feb 20
Couch 2 5k: Finding 5k Footwear!

Have you ever wanted to run a 5K but didn’t know where to start? Good News! We are launching a “Couch 2 5K” series! Right here on the BeneFIT PT NJ blog. The goal is to give you all the information you need, from finding the right walking, jogging, and running footwear to sharing tips […]

22 Apr 19
Proper Running Shoe Fitting

Now that you have determined that your old running shoes had to be kicked to the curb, you’re in the market for a new pair.  But which new pair? Going online or to the local shoe store there are literally thousands of choices to pick from; different brands, colors, trail shoes, and price.  Now throw into that […]

8 Apr 19
When to Change Your Running Shoes

As winter slowly lets go and, fingers crossed, we continue to head towards spring’s warmer weather.  The desire to start hitting the outdoors for exercise becomes more prominent.  One of the easiest outdoor activities to get in shape is to go out for a walk, jog, or run. Although there are a significant number of […]