SPEED WALKING


Yolanda Holder, Power Walking (Speed Walking). Image: New York Times
Yolanda Holder, Power Walking (Speed Walking). Image: New York Times

The origin of the Speed Walking is in some walkers of 19th century (Pedestrianism) like Robert Barclay Allardice.

Also, the origin of the Speed Walking is in the Ancient Race Walking (1908-1956).

Walkers of 19th century walking technique and Ancient Race Walking technique were similar to Speed Walking.

Speed Walking respects the Rule of Ancient Race Walking.

Speed Walking has several fast walking techniques, including Power Walking, Fit Walking, Beach Walking.