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The Olympics And Bare Feet
2012-07-27 10:32:52

Ethiopian runner Abebe Bikila made history when he earned a gold medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome. His speed and agility won him the gold, but it was barefoot running that made him a legend. When the shoes Bikila was given for the race didn't fit comfortably, he ditched them for his bare feet. After all, that's the way he had trained for the Olympics in his homeland. Racing shoeless led to success for Bikila, and now, more than 50 years later, runners are continuing to take...

2012-01-27 08:00:00

BarefootAndHealthy.com officially announces what many consider to be the most important health educational event in the region for 2012. Destin, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 Robert Barefoot, a chemist, scientist, world-recognized author and authority on nutrition and alternative medicine will be the keynote speaker and focus of the “Barefoot on the Beach 2012” Health Expo held on March 2-4, 2012. Bob Barefoot is known for his break-through and often controversial research which...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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