PUMA News Archive

March 2010

  • Bolt will run 300 + some interview excerpts

    Bolt will run 300 + some interview excerpts

    March 17, 2010
    From the Washington Post: March 17 - Usain Bolt will compete in the rarely contested 300-meter race at the Czech Golden Spike meet in May. Organizers said today that Bolt will attempt to break the world mark in the distance on May 27 in Ostrava. Michael Johnson holds the current mark of 30.85 seconds. The IAAF does not recognize it as a world record, as the distance is not used at major events. Bolt will receive $30,000 if he sets a world best in the 300.
  • One week until the Boys & Girls Champs

    One week until the Boys & Girls Champs

    March 16, 2010
    PUMA celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Boys and Girls Champs in Jamaica. Who will be the next Usain Bolt? Who will top Shelly-Ann Fraser? In Jamaica these questions are regularly thought and spoken, most of all in the national stadium when the Boys & Girls Athletics Championships are taking place.
  • Bolt propels JTB to international tourism award

    March 16, 2010
    Does Usain Bolt ever stop winning? Fresh from winning his second successive Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award, Bolt's presence in three commercials for the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) helped it win first prize in its category at the International Travel Trade conference in Berlin, Germany.
  • Weapons Of Fast Destruction

    Weapons Of Fast Destruction

    March 12, 2010
    Spring is in the air. And that means one thing to a runner: Time to shed the winter gear and turn all that cold-weather training into a Spring PR. At PUMA we?ve been working on a similar timeline, updating our three Road Racing shoes to help you run faster this spring. Our Weapons of Fast Destruction are all designed with enough cushioning and protection for the marathon, but light enough for a 5K. So read below to choose your perfect Weapon of Fast Destruction.
  • The PUMA Mile is here!

    The PUMA Mile is here!

    March 11, 2010
    Want to be a PUMA-sponsored athlete and sign a $10K contact?

    For the second straight year, PUMA is calling all unsponsored milers to the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays for the PUMA Mile on Friday, April 16 at 7:45pm PST.
  • Bolt wins 2nd consecutive Laureus

    Bolt wins 2nd consecutive Laureus

    March 10, 2010
    Today Usain Bolt was named Laureus World Sportsman of the Year for the second successive time at a star-studded ceremony in Abu Dhabi.
  • Complete Spectana Featured on NBC Philadelphia

    Complete Spectana Featured on NBC Philadelphia

    March 09, 2010
    Ross Martinson from Philadelphia Runner discusses all the key items one needs as the weather gets warmer and runners start to head outside. He showcases PUMA?s all-new Complete Spectana alongside Brooks and Asics. You need to watch this to get ready for the Spring.
  • DiCrescenzo wins Open Women?s 6km

    DiCrescenzo wins Open Women?s 6km

    March 08, 2010
    PUMA?s Delilah DiCrescenzo won the individual open women?s title Saturday at the sixth annual North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Cross Country Championships at the Mt. Irvine Resort in Tobago.
  • PUMA FOOTBALL PROMOTION - Terms and Conditions

    March 01, 2010

    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  By entering, entrants agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. By entering the Promotion, entrants are deemed to have accepted the Terms and Conditions and any other information regarding prizes and how to enter and any Promotion notices posted at http://puma.com/football (together the “Terms and Conditions”).  This document will have priority over any inconsistent terms in any applicable Promotion notice.