Nike announces new pregnancy policy for sponsored athletes

August 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Some Nike athletes took the sponsor to task over the issue of pregnancy and performance, and Nike has responded with a more supportive policy


First look: Nike Joyride Run Flyknit

August 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Introducing the Nike foam comprised of thousands of small beads


Nike’s Vaporfly 4% data sheds light on how the shoe works

August 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

As sports science journalist Alex Hutchinson explains, some of Nike’s research is to be taken with a grain of salt, but the implications for running shoe technology’s role in preventing injury are encouraging


Canadian buys Nike shoes for $577,000

August 4th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A pair of rare Nike trainers became the most expensive shoes ever sold at an auction


Toronto collector buys 1972 Nike shoe for $437,500

July 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Miles S. Nadal spent more than twice as much as the previous record for an auctioned sports shoe, bringing his collection to 100 pairs


What Sifan Hassan wore to run a world record

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

Check out the exclusive spikes Hassan wore to set the new mile world record


Nike’s NEXT% goes on sale today

July 11th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

You, too, can now own the lime-green racing shoe worn by Kipchoge and Farah in the London Marathon


Meet the newest lineup of Nike shoes

June 18th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The newest lineup features the NEXT% and it’s launching soon


Lane 6, version 2, week 8: the grand finale

June 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Features, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The final track meet was a huge success, not just for our mentees, but for mentors as well


Nike reconsiders pregnancy policy

May 28th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Nike has reconsidered their pregnancy policy following the stories of Allyson Felix, Kara Goucher and Alysia Montaño


Allyson Felix joins Nike critics on treatment of pregnant athletes

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

One of the US’s most decorated sprinters has joined other female athletes calling for pregnancy and maternity protections from sponsors


New York Times calls out Nike re pregnancy policy

May 14th, 2019 by Canadian Running | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

US athletes like Alysia Montaño and Kara Goucher condemn Nike for forcing them to choose between their sport and their children. Photo: Nick Zaccardi