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Gait Analysis & Run Services


Craig is the lead physical therapist for the Running and Nordic Ski Programs at Twin Cities Orthopedics.  The goal of the consultation is to help skiers and runners identify aspects of their technique that may be contributing to pain and injuries associated with exercise.
Available Tuesdays 5:00pm - 6:00pm at Gear West
Call 952-473-0377 to make an appointment - or email
Learn more about Craig Ringsven

During this service, a trained member of our staff will take short video recordings of you running or walking on a treadmill. Using these recordings, we can show you your running tendencies and help find the right shoe for your form.
Available most days and hours Gear West Ski and Run are open
Call 952-473-0377 to make an appointment - or email ; walk-in appts are always available

Learn more about Video Shoe Fit

A Gait Analysis with Wendi Morin is designed to address challenging injuries, constant aches and pains, or improve performance with biomechanical work and selection and fitting of shoes to address these issues. 
Learn more about Wendi Morin

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1786 W Wayzata Blvd
Long Lake, MN 55356

Phone: 952-473-0377
Mail Order: 877-473-4327


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Wisdom, Value, Selection. These three ideals are the core of Gear West. We bring you the best products for your sport, style, and skill at the best prices and back them with unparalleled knowledge and support.

North America's largest cross country ski retailer and one of Minnesota's premier independent specialty sports stores, Gear West provides top level gear for nordic, running, alpine, soccer, lacrosse, and boardsports athletes across the midwest and the United States. We provide equipment for athletes of every level, from first-timers and newcomers to professionals and Olympians.

We carry only the highest quality equipment, accessories, and apparel from the most respected companies in the world. These include brands such as adidas, Arc'teryx, Atomic, Asics, Bjorn Daehlie, Bliz Active Eyewear, Brine, Brooks, Capita, Craft, Debeer, Elan, Fast Wax, Fischer, Gait Lacrosse, HEAD, Inov-8, Madshus, New Balance, Newton, Nike, One Way Sport, Pearl Izumi, Rex Wax, Rode Wax, Rossignol, Rottefella, Salice, Salomon, Skadi, Smartwool, Star Wax, Start Wax, STX, Swenor, Swix, Tecnica, Toko, V2, Vibram, Volkl, Warrior, Yoko, and many, many more.

Despite this vast selection, the products we carry are ones that we believe in, stand behind, and use every day. We pride ourselves on providing the kind of service that you tell your friends about. If you have any questions, feel free to call us toll free at 1-877-473-4327 or email us.

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