Some of Sir Isaac’s Twitter followers had sharp enough eyes to spot a pair of Newtons on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” last Tuesday. For those of you who have tuned into the popular weight loss TV show over the past several years, you know Dr. Huizenga, the physician for the contestants on the show, former […]
A film crew from Cities x Design stopped by our offices a couple weeks ago to talk with Danny and Ian about Newton’s design philosophy and shoe technology. Check out the results below. Cities x Design is a 35-city trans-media research trip across the United States recorded online and later to be released in film, […]
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c Christopher McDougall www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Healthcare Protests “The shoes are the root of the problem.”
Robert Downey Jr. on the set of Ironman 2, wearing Newton Gravity trainers. There are so many options for a great caption here…. Best caption posted in the comments gets a free Newton Race Hat. View the whole set of photos here.
The Popular Mechanics website recently featured an interesting, if somewhat controversial, story about barefoot running and the shoe industry. The background and science referenced in the article support the entire premise upon which Newton Running is based. Namely, humans evolved to run on their forefeet, not their heels. But, the running shoe industry has been […]
We’re incredibly proud of Newton’s co-founder and CEO, Jerry Lee, who was inducted into the Boulder County Business Hall of Fame yesterday. Over 400 people attended the event, which inducted seven new members who, “who exemplify business, cultural and philanthropic achievements that serve as the foundation of communities in the county.” From the Boulder County […]
A couple weeks ago, PopSci.com featured a cursory review of the science behind Newton Running technology in a post by Adam Weiner. While the story was generally positive, it also seemed a bit subjective since Mr. Weiner had not actually tried running in a pair of Newtons. So we contacted him, sent him a pair […]
Wired.com (one of Sir Isaac’s favorite sites) features a thoughtful, comprehensive, balanced review of the AW’s. Overall they give the AW’s 8 out of 10. We’re pretty happy with that. The user comments, on the other hand, are not so positive. Check out the review for yourself and feel free to add your own, more […]
The April issue of the UK’s Running Fitness magazine has a terrific story about Newton Running. Click the image below to enlarge and read it.
Although he doesn’t actually test Newton shoes, Adam Weiner from Popular Science offers an interesting take on the science of Newton Running technology in this article, Will Barefoot Running Cure What Ails Us? I love his intro: “First of all, let’s set the record straight. Man is a natural long distance runner. Despite impressions to […]