Sever’s disease is the most common cause of heel pain in pre-adolescent and adolescent children. It occurs most commonly in (but is not limited to) children between 7 -14 years of age and results from repetitive stress being placed on the growth plate of the calcaneus or heel bone.
ASICS actively encourage young Australians to be involved in sport. Mr. Onitsuka, the founder of ASICS, dream was for youth to get involved in sport as it provides a valuable life platform.
ASICS has been a proud supporter of Australian Little Athletics for many years. With an emphasis on fun, particpation and performance, Little Athletics is a great way to get your family involved in a healthy physical activity.
In 2011, we are proud to announce our involvement in the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Series, as a Sportswear Partner and run leg sponsor of the events.
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