Tying your shoes
By contactus
February 14, 2012
Category: Shoes
Tags: Shoelaces   running   tie laces  

As medical students, we spent many hours learning various techniques to tie suture knots (stitches). I pass these skills on to the medical residents that assist me. Thus, this video given at a TED conference has special meaning to me both as a podiatrist and as a foot surgeon: tying your shoes so they won't slip open. Go ahead and try it out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAFcV7zuUDA

On the subject of tying shoes, you may want to check this website with 18 different methods for tying your shoes: http://www.fieggen.com/shoelace/knots.htm
 

Comments:

Tying my shoes
By Anonymous
July 19, 2012
Love it! I never knew there were so many different ways to tie shoes! I'm going to have to try the reverse knot the next time I tie my shoes.