Nike "Vaporfly" sneakers investigated for boosting athletic performance
The Wall Street Journal › Lifestyle › 2 weeks ago
Elite marathoners have been smashing records while wearing the Nike Vaporfly. Nike says that it can improve a runner’s time by up to 4.2%.
Nike ZoomX Vaporfly: What are the shoes Eliud Kipchoge wore in Ineos 1.59 marathon and why are they controversial?
The Independent › Sports › 1 month ago
The Kenyan wore Nike Vaporfly trainers, a major innovation in the sport which has seen performances sharply improve
Nike's controversial Vaporfly shoes are helping runners set new records, but some think it's 'technology doping.' Here's how they work.
Business Insider › Sports › 1 week ago
The winner of this year's New York marathon, Geoffrey Kamworor, and the world marathon record holder, Eliud Kipchoge, both wear Nike Vaporfly shoes. Research suggests Vaporflys give runners more energetic efficiency because the shoes' foam-and-carbon...
Business Insider › 1 week ago
New Balance is known for its comfortable sneakers. More and more athletes have been choosing to wear New Balance sneakers from basketball courts to soccer fields. Producer Fabiana Buontempo got a look at how the secret to New Balance sneakers' comfort...
New York Post › 2 weeks ago
A shoe debate is raging ahead of Sunday’s New York City Marathon after high-tech sneakers played starring roles in two of the biggest distance-running achievements this year. Eliud Kipchoge’s sub-two-hour marathon in Vienna and Brigid Kosgei’s...
More than 14,000 fake Nike sneakers seized by U.S. Customs; estimated retail price of over $2.2 million
New York Daily News › 1 month ago
Some special editions of the seized Nike sneakers could potentially sell for up to $2,000 online, according to customs officials.
ABC News › 1 month ago
Customs and Border Protection agents seized more than 14,800 pairs of counterfeit Nike sneakers for trademark infringement after examining a shipment that arrived from China.
Chicago Tribune › Finance › 1 week ago
Nike will stop selling its sneakers and athletic gear directly to Amazon, ending a two-year relationship with the world’s largest online retailer.
New York Post › Sports › 1 month ago
Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike stores in major Chinese cities amid the furor surrounding a tweet from the team’s general manager in support of anti-government protests in Hong Kong. Managers at five Nike...
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 6 days ago
Leather sneakers can up your style game whether paired with a suit or a sweater and jeans. We chose the Greats Royale Sneaker as the best overall for quality, style, and a great price for handcrafted sneakers that are made in Italy. Today's office...