Tag Archives: freezing

Sub-zero Walker

Wait, there’s some nutter out here walking barefoot? The wife and I took our son out for a walk in his buggy (stroller) to get him to sleep. It is a crisp, clear night, a little below freezing. I decided to slip off my shoes and try going bare for a bit. I had to… Read More »

Bare Feet in the cold

To my chagrin, this was the first run in a month (since the Halloween 5K Nite Run). It’s been bitterly cold the last few days, and due to get worse, although we have escaped snow so far. It was around freezing so I tried the tips from Barefoot Owen at http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-Area-Barefoot-Running/boards/view/viewthread?thread=10093236 I normally wear fairly… Read More »