PodChatLive is the periodic live for the continuing interaction of Podiatry practitioners as well as other health professionals which could be involved. It is hosted by Craig Payne from Melbourne, Australia and Ian Griffiths from England, United Kingtom. The stream is broadcast live on Facebook then is later on revised and submitted to YouTube so more people can access it. Each livestream consists of a different guest or number of guests to talk about a different topic each week. Queries can be placed live during the Facebook livestream and replied to live by the Craig and Ian and guests. The audio edition is published as a PodCast offered on iTunes and also Spotify and the other conventional podcast resources. They've accumulated a considerable following among podiatry practitioners that's growing. PodChatLive can be viewed as one of the ways through which podiatrists could get free qualified professional development hours or continuing medical learning credits.
Episode 18 of the show investigated bicycling and podiatry and relevant problems. The guests were the physical therapist, Robert Brown and the podiatrist, Nathan White. Rob Brown has been the previous head Physio for the Orica-GreenEdge pro cycling group and now specializes in bicycling analysis, injury and cycle fit. Nathan White has worked directly with lots of elite cyclists throughout Australasia and is the co-founder of the tailor made orthoses business Cobra9 Cycling Orthotics. In the PodChatLive on cycling they talked about exactly what a bike fit includes and how essential the bike fit would be to reduce injury and improve bicycling economy. They also discussed the frequent foot problems bike riders present with and also the clinical thought pertaining to managing them. That was important due to the dynamics of the cycling shoes as well as the bio-mechanics of bicycling which is very distinctive to walking and running. They additionally had an in-depth discussion concerning the foot level treatments both inside the shoe (orthoses) and external to it (at the interface with the cleat and pedal).