These fitness brands are offering support during COVID-19

March 29th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Running companies are doing their part during the coronavirus outbreak


More cancellations and closures due to coronavirus

March 2nd, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The number of event cancellations due to fears surrounding coronavirus continues to increase


World Athletics claims there was no Nike ‘tip off’ about shoe regulations

February 11th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The true test of the newest Nike shoe will be in under three weeks’ time at the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials


Why the Nike Next% isn’t for the track

February 7th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Why traditional spikes outperform the Nike Next% on the track


Nike Air Zoom Alphafly Next% provokes cynical reactions

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

Cynicism is high among those who think the Alphafly shouldn’t be legal


The Nike Air Zoom Alphafly Next % is here, and it’s legal (probably)

February 5th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

The shoe has a single carbon-fibre plate, air pods, and (presumably) a stack height of not more than 40mm


World Athletics bans prototypes from elite competition

January 31st, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

While the AlphaFly won’t ever see elite competition, the Vaporfly and Next% are here to stay


Nike shoe ban unlikely before 2020 Olympics

January 29th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

World Athletics is expected to announce a major research project into shoe technology on Friday, according to The Guardian


Nike completes NOP investigation (but won’t release its findings)

January 28th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Though the brand declined to publicize its findings, it shared some plans for improving things for female athletes


4 reasons the Nike shoes aren’t going anywhere

January 28th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Predictions for this Friday’s ruling on the famous Nike shoe


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