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Walk This Way!

Picture of people in medieval dress

Apparently it has been discovered that up until 1500 approximately, people walked differently! Have a look at this article and watch the video – it is fascinating and I bet you can’t resist trying it for yourself. They say it improves posture and strengthens the calf muscles. I think it looks rather elegant!



Image credit: By Paul Mercuri [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons


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4 thoughts on “Walk This Way!

  1. Wow, very interesting. Now I’ll need to try.

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  2. viscountessw on said:

    Excellent! And yes, I’m about to get my lazy human self out of my chair to dosome ball-walking.

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  3. halfwit36 on said:

    That’s the way I walk when I am wearing ill-fitting shoes. Which I do a lot because I have freaky feet – wide at the toes and narrow at the heel. Could the fact that there were no right and left shoes till much later have anything to do with this?


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