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Common Running Injuries Pt 2: Achilles Tendinopathy

Defining Achilles tendinopathy and providing evidence-based treatment

Picture of a runner with the focus on his achilles
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Roughly 7–9% of runners and up to 18.5% of ultramarathons runners have Achilles tendinopathy¹

What is Achilles tendinopathy?

Achilles’ tendon

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Jordan Clevenger DPT

Jordan Clevenger DPT

Physical therapist and former personal trainer with the goal of helping others by providing information regarding the human body.