New York Times

Do Nike's New Shoes Give Runners an Unfair Advantage?
New York Times
In 2007, during the Pistorius track case, the I.A.A.F. introduced a rule prohibiting technical aids that use springs or wheels, which seemed aimed at his use of J-shaped carbon-fiber blades. That year, Spira Footwear said its running shoes were banned ...
Nike's Magic Shoes: What If They Really Work?Runner's World
IAAF steps up investigation into fears over springs in Nike running shoesThe Guardian
Do Nike's new shoes give runners an unfair advantage in speed?The Seattle Times
Daily Mail -Citizen TV (press release) -Nike, Inc.
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Kitsap Sun

History springs to life at Suquamish Elementary
Kitsap Sun
"A great way to build empathy is by reading biographies, studying other people's lives and, as the old saying goes, walk a mile in their shoes," Upton said. The school also is hosting a "Walk a Mile in Their Shoes" shoe drive to benefit a local food ...

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Saturday's Datebook
Hot Springs Sentinel
Alcoholics Anonymous, Rockhouse, will meet at 11 a.m. today for a closed discussion Jessieville Women's Group at Jessieville Fellowship Hall, 7415 N. Highway 7, four miles north of Hot Springs Village gate. At 6 p.m., there will be a potluck followed ...



The Straits Times

Athletics: Legality of new Nike shoes springs to IAAF's attention
The Straits Times
LONDON • The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is to beef up its investigation into the next generation of marathon shoes, amid concerns some may contain illegal springs. The potential intervention by athletics' governing body ...
Nike's Pro Hijab: a great leap into modest sportswear, but they're not the firstThe Guardian

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Nevada Appeal

Shoe Tree Brewery in Carson City opens its doors
Nevada Appeal
After one, long haul year of endless commitment and structure, the Shoe Tree Brewing Company finally flipped its sign open on Friday, at 1496 Old Hot Springs Road. It hasn't even been a week since owners Jeff and Paul Young started serving handcrafted ...



Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West
Colorado Springs Gazette
Using customs records and business documents, they found those factories make shoes and purses for Clarks, Coach, Kate Spade, Macy's, Michael Kors, Sears, Steven Madden and Timberland. Also included were Germany-based Deichmann, a shoe and ...

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Starjournalnow

Catalog mail orders brought necessities in the days gone by
Starjournalnow
Ordering shoes was quite a procedure – we stood on a sheet of paper as our parents drew around the outside of our foot. That would give the size, and then we picked out the style and type of shoe we wanted. Each spring we were allowed to order a pair ...



Bend Bulletin

Do Nike's new shoes give marathoners an unfair advantage? | In the bid to break two hours in the marathon, Nike ...
Bend Bulletin
In 2007, during the Pistorius track case, the IAAF introduced a rule prohibiting technical aids that use springs or wheels, which seemed aimed at his use of J-shaped carbon-fiber blades. That year, Spira Footwear said its running shoes were banned ...

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News On 6

Sand Springs Track Coaches Pitch In To Ensure Success Of Student-Athletes
News On 6
Williams and her husband scoured shops across town for track shoes that were on sale and filled the school's equipment room with as many pairs as they could afford. "It's very supportive. They don't have to do any of it. We just got a new locker room ...

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Santa Fe New Mexican

Nambé recreation areas open for season as rehabilitation efforts continue
Santa Fe New Mexican
From left, Lorraine Mayer of Baton Rogue, La., and Wanda Berthelot of Colorado Springs, Colo., rinse their shoes Friday in the Nambé River after hiking to Nambé Falls. Luis Sánchez Saturno/The New Mexican ...


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