The biomechanical and physiological effects of women-specific running shoes.


We are conducting a study to compare a new female-specific running shoes. The study involves 1-hour treadmill running sessions at different intensities while collecting data on your body's responses, such as heart rate and oxygen consumption. You will also be asked to provide feedback on your comfort and experience with the shoes. By participating, you can gain insights into your running performance and receive a pair of FitFlop shoes and gift cards as a thank-you for your time.


Currently recruiting participants: Yes

Eligible gender: Female

Eligible ages: 18 to 45

Accepts healthy participants: Yes

Inclusion criteria:

We are looking for:
-female recreational runners
-aged 18-45 years
-injury-free for the last 6 months
-can run 10 kilometers in 70 minutes or less.
-shoe size 7.5 or 9


Fill out the following form if you want to participate in this research

Method of contact

Additional information

Contact information

Please reach out via email or phone: 403-874-5158

Principal investigator:

William Brent Edwards

Clinical trial: