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11 Dec 2002

iknow that this probably has nothing to do with fitness, but my 13 yr old son has a flat foot, he is a fitness fanatic and avid cricket player, but cant run very fast and runs with a limp. please help us.

what should we do to rectify this problem? live in the back of beyond, but coming to cape town as he starts boarding school next year.
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01 Jan 0001

Hi there

I think he needs a biomechanical assessment to check all these things out. I suggest you phone our Medical Practice at the Sports Science Institute and on of the Sports Physicians can assess him.
Their number is 021 659 5644.

Good luck!
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