PUMA News Archive

April 2010

  • Kipsiro takes bronze at World XC Champs

    Kipsiro takes bronze at World XC Champs

    April 09, 2010
    Moses Kipsiro of Uganda celebrated bronze at World XC Champs

    In the top photo, Joseph Ebuya (center) of Kenya celebrates his gold victory alongside silver medalist Teklemariam Medhin (left) of Eritrea and bronze medalist Moses Kipsiro (right) of Uganda after the Senior Men's race during the IAAF World Cross Country Championships at Myslecinek Park on March 28, 2010 in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
  • Shayla Houlihan is ready to run the PUMA Mile

    April 09, 2010
    PUMA Mile contestant, Shayla Houlihan, is training hard for the PUMA Mile - and it looks like things are going well! To keep motivated she carries the winning contract around with here wherever she goes. She even sleeps with it!
  • Bolt's 2010 "Chill" Schedule

    Bolt's 2010 "Chill" Schedule

    April 09, 2010
    So 2010 was going to be a chill season for Usain Bolt. It?s an off year. No Olympics. No World Championships. So the early buzz was that Bolt would take it easy, run a few of the new Diamond League Events and maybe add a race or two here and there. Yeah, right!
  • Another Accolade for the All-New Complete Ventis

    Another Accolade for the All-New Complete Ventis

    April 05, 2010

    PUMA?s Complete Ventis continues to win accolades. Sweden?s Fitness Magazine has ranked the Ventis in the top 5 of all running shoes.

    They say, "The shoe has a very good cushioning. Good fit. Lovely soft feeling that was very appreciated by those who seek a smooth run. Perfect for long runs on hard surface."
  • From Esquire - Usain Bolt: Mutant

    From Esquire - Usain Bolt: Mutant

    April 03, 2010
    In the latest issue of Esquire, Luke Dittrich delivers a well-written and insightful feature on the fastest man on the planet entitled - Usain Bolt: Mutant. Although it hit subscribers a week ago, the article is finally available online. The accompanying black and white photo is by Nadav Kander and online Esquire offers a bonus video which follows.

March 2010

  • Bolt Moves In - Welcome to the New PUMA Running Site!

    Bolt Moves In - Welcome to the New PUMA Running Site!

    March 30, 2010
    Welcome to the new PUMARunning.com! We?ve been hard at work getting our new site just right. So come in and make yourself at home. And remember, here at PUMA Running there's no need to take off your kicks before entering?
  • Moses Kipsiro: An In-Depth Look

    Moses Kipsiro: An In-Depth Look

    March 29, 2010
    PUMA athlete Moses Kipsiro of Uganda was the runner-up at last year's World XC Championships, and placed fourth place in the 5,000m at the 2009 World Championships and 2008 Olympics. LetsRun.com has a great article on Moses by PJ Browne. Some excerpts and the link follow.
  • Athletics History Lesson - John Akii-Bua

    Athletics History Lesson - John Akii-Bua

    March 29, 2010
    PUMA athlete, John Akii-Bua, is recognized as inventing the victory lap. After winning gold at the 1972 Olympics in the 400m hurdles he was so overwhelmed with joy that when a spectator handed him a Ugandan flag, he ran around the track waving the flag, the first ever victory lap.
  • Wolmer's Track & Field are ready for the Champs!

    March 23, 2010
    A video to inspire the Wolmer?s Boys? Track and Field Team to greatness at CHAMPS 100, which starts today. ?STAND OUT.?