Originally Posted by LeeD
FOR YOU, the ground supports the best.
But maybe for ANOTHER player, maybe one with foot injuries, or maybe one with really flat feet, the ground DOES NOT provide adaquate support.
You counter with....make your feet stronger by running barefoot. I agree! It can be done. But maybe not when you're 63 years old....too late.
Admittedly, I'm a 51 year old with flat feet who used prescribed orthodics for years, and was relegated from military service because of a knee condition.