#MyKintecStory – Warren Thompson, Marketing Director | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

The company has always been involving and changing. I think when I started there was about 6 stores and now we are at 11, so there was always opportunity to grow and try new things, try new projects, and take on new challenges. The opportunity came up at Kintec, and I didn’t really know how…

Top 3 Reasons You Need Waterproof Shoes | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

Fall and winter aren’t always the most desirable seasons for running and hiking. In places like the Pacific Northwest, having a plan for overcoming cold and wet weather is key to enjoying yourself outdoors. When it comes to enjoying the outdoors, the right gear and footwear make all the difference. Whether you’re taking the dog…

#MyKintecStory: Sara | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

My name is Sara Girard. I am a Pedorthist, and I am the Clinic Manager for the Burnaby store, and I live in Burnaby as well with my my husband, my daughter, and our two cats. Well, I’ve always been very passionate about health and fitness and staying active. I’ve always been into lots of…

#MyKintecStory – Eugene | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

We just had a first baby, and bought a new house … in a middle of a career transition. Things were good, but honestly, with that comes a lot of business and craziness. Along with that, of course, comes a change of priorities. I kind of let my fitness goals a little bit. So in…

#MyKintecStory: Laura | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

My name is Laura Andrews, i’ve been working for Kintec for 8 years, and i’m the custom knee bracing specialist. So a typical day for me is I see a variety of patience throughout the day who mostly have knee pain or knee issues, and I will asses them, and then from there decided whether…

Sore Feet From Work? 4 Ways To Soothe Them | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

Okay, you know that feeling we all get when we come home from a long day of work, you put up your feet and breathe out a sigh of relief because your feet have been killing you all day long? But that sounds completely normal… Right? Not exactly. Here are 4 ways that you can…

4 Key Points for Proper Running Posture | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

Hi, I’m Ryne Melcher, head instructor for Kintec Run Club. and I’m also the coach and manager of the Canadian National ultramarathon team. Hi, I’m Tim Smith, and I used to run the University of British Columbia, and I’m one of the instructors for the Kintec Run Clinics. Today, we want to show you four…

Tips For Managing Foot Pain | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

Foot pain shouldn’t interfere with your daily routine. Soreness in your feet can arise from a variety of different causes. When we are on our feet for hours at a time, whether that’s for work or play, foot pain is a common complaint. Many of our patients here at Kintec seek our expertise to help…

#MyKintecStory: Corey | Kintec: Footwear + Orthotics

My names Corey, i’m one of the pedorthist at Kintec in Vancouver. My role is doing bio-mechanical and gait analysis for our patiences that come in. We do a full medical history with them, we do some weight bearing and non-weight bearing testing with them, and then we have them walk on a treadmill, and…