Why do we run/skate/race counterclockwise?
June 27, 2007 6:05 AM Subscribe
Seems like a lot of races and similar activities go counterclockwise -- foot, dog, horse, and auto racing; skating rinks both ice and roller; baseball. Is it confirmation bias, "just one of those things," or is there a valid reason?
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