Converse runners & Arthur Lydiard Posted on July 20, 2013 by admin These running shoes were popular in their day as a well padded but lightweight running shoe. they were the result of a collaboration between the famous running coach, Arthur Lydiard and Converse. See the Running Heros entry Famous Words of Inspiration..."Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart." Martin Luther King Jr. — Click here for more from Martin Luther King Jr. No related posts.