Special Olympics Fit Feet is a free podiatric screening for participating Special Olympics athletes. The athletes will have their ankles, feet, lower extremity biomechanics, and proper shoe and sock gear evaluated.
Fit Feet also provides referrals to athletes who require follow up services.
A Fit Feet screening takes approximately 15 minutes. During the screening, health care clinicians will provide the athlete with:
After the screening, the clinicians will discuss the check up with the athletes, their coach, and a parent or guardian. The athletes will also receive their shoe size, any recommendations or referrals, and literature regarding common foot problems and foot care.