Latest Brooks Sports Stories

2011-12-08 08:05:00

Brooks Sports, Inc., parent of leading running brand Brooks and womenâs active lifestyle brand Moving Comfort, today released its first corporate responsibility (CR) report. The report, Running Responsibly, expresses the companyâs philosophy on corporate responsibility and its road map to achieve its CR goals. It also represents an important mile marker in the companyâs quest to become one of the most admired companies in the world and a more sustainable...

2011-11-04 07:05:00

Brooks PureConnect, the new, ultra-lightweight, flexible running shoe by Brooks Sports, was awarded âœBest Debutâ by the worldwide authority on running, Runnerâs World. In the magazineâs December Winter Shoe Guide, the PureConnect is praised for its lightweight feel and snug fit. Brooks Adrenaline GTS 12 was also reviewed by Runnerâs World. It was one of six stability shoes included in the Winter Shoe Guide and is...

2011-10-20 16:00:00

Brooks Sports, Inc. today announced it will âœRun Happyâ right into Seattleâs vibrant Fremont/Wallingford area, relocating its global headquarters to the recently announced 3400 Stone project by Skanska USA Commercial Development. With a move-in date slated for late 2013, Brooks Sports, Inc.â”parent company to Brooks and Moving Comfortâ”will occupy roughly 80,000 usable square feet of the...

2011-03-02 00:00:25

Runner's World Magazine Singles Out Brooks Sports; Two Lucky Winners Choose From Three Notable Styles of Brooks Running Shoes Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 1, 2011 Onlineshoes.com and Brooks Sports are teaming up for a contest to give away two pairs of running shoes. Each winner gets to choose from one of three styles recently distinguished by Runner's World among running-only brands: the Brooks Glycerin® 8, Brooks Adrenalineâ“ž¢ GTS 11 and Brooks Ghost 3. Read...

2011-01-05 00:00:38

Brooks Sports chooses Demandware Commerce to launch online retail store, bringing high-performance running shoes and apparel directly to its customers Burlington, Mass. (Vocus/PRWEB) January 04, 2011 News Facts:     Demandware, Inc., a global leader in on-demand ecommerce, today announced that leading running company Brooks Sports, Inc., has taken its ecommerce site to the next level with its updated online retail store http://www.brooksrunning.com built on the...

2010-11-16 12:40:00

ELKTON, Md., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the continuing trend of runners seeking enhanced comfort and protection in their footwear, W.L. Gore & Associates, inventor of high performance fabric technology, has joined forces with leading running company Brooks Sports, Inc. (www.brooksrunning.com) to create a range of new running shoes engineered with the GORE-TEX® brand for Fall 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101001/NE75257LOGO )...

2010-07-26 08:05:00

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- JAGTAG (www.jagtag.com), the U.S. leader in mobile 2D barcode advertising, announced today a partnership with Brooks Sports, Inc., a leading running company that designs and markets a line of performance running footwear, apparel and accessories, to power their first mobile campaign around the launch of the Ghost 3 shoe. By incorporating JAGTAG 2D barcodes in its promotional materials, Brooks enables consumers to enter a "Host the Ghost" mobile sweepstakes...

2010-01-12 06:00:00

BOTHELL, Wash., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Sports, Inc. (www.brooksrunning.com), the only company in the world that offers footwear, apparel, and accessories exclusively for the runner, continues its pioneering history in the performance running industry by announcing today the launch of Brooks DNA, an innovative, first-of-its-kind cushioning system that adapts to the unique needs of each runner, offering customized cushioning and protection every step of every run. Available now in...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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