London paper reports Nike shoes about to be banned

January 15th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

New rules are almost certain to cover foam height or degree of energy return, but insiders are divided on when such a ban is likely to be implemented


Nike hammers ASICS and Mizuno on their home turf

January 6th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Business media report downturns in the Japanese brands’ stock prices, blaming the perception that Nike shoes are faster


Is World Athletics about to ban the Nike VaporFly, NEXT% and AlphaFly?

December 30th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The international athletics body is rumoured to have drafted a new rule limiting the thickness of midsole foam


Nike prototype sprinting spike could be a 2020 game changer

December 29th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Check out the latest (and potentially record-breaking) Nike prototype shoe


Nike employees protest its treatment of women

December 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Nike employees protested at the Beaverton, Ore. headquarters on Monday following the reopening of the building named after Alberto Salazar


The 2019 holiday gift guide: gifts for every kind of runner

November 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Gifts ideas for the runner on your list


Mary Cain started the conversation we needed to have

November 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Cain told a story last Thursday that shocked some and rung true for others. She spoke out about a problem that running has needed to fix for a while. Here’s how we can get started


Mary Cain tells NY Times of abuse by Salazar & NOP

November 7th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Features, The Scene | No Comments »

Once an exceptional young athlete, Mary Cain says at the NOP she was forced to lose weight until her body and spirit broke under the strain


Recalibrating carbon-plated running performances

October 29th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A look at how much time savings could come from a pair of shoes


The 2019 shoe prototype round-up

October 25th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

A closer look at shoes that aren’t on the market yet, but will be soon (hint: they all have carbon plates)


Nike CEO Mark Parker to step aside in wake of Salazar ban

October 23rd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Mark Parker’s 13-year tenure as Nike CEO will end on January 13


Nike Oregon Project shut down

October 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ahead of the Chicago Marathon, Nike shuts down the Oregon Project