Calf pain running

Calf pain when running can be caused by a strain or tear but also from a biomechanical issue. In some instances calf running pain can be due to a knee alignment or issue at this joint where the calf is weak or trying to support the knee. Lower calf pain when running could be due to the deeper soleus muscle that is strain, torn or just tight.

  • Posterior Compartment Syndrome

    Posterior Compartment Syndrome

    The deep posterior compartment is a surrounded by a sheath which contains the muscles of the lower leg. Compartment syndromes arise when a muscle becomes too big for the sheath that surrounds it.