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 […]
It was a great weekend of racing for our NEWTON RUNNING athletes. The weekend started with the Ironman 70.3 California event in Oceanside. Jozsef Major place a respectable 10th place in a very strong men’s field. Next for Jozsef is Ironman China on April 19, 2009 On the other side of the globe the Ironman […]
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 […]
Newton Running continues to be a supporter and huge fan of Winter Vinecki, the 10-old-year triathlete who last year raised over $100,000 for Athletes for a Cure in honor of her dad who was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Last week, Winter and her family were on Rachel Ray! Check out the below video where Winter […]
220 Triathlon Magazine is the UK’s number one resource for multi-sport athletes. The February issue features an interesting and comprehensive article on forefoot running with a focus on Newton Running shoe technology. It’s well-written and well-worth a read. Click the image to download a pdf of the article. In related news, 220 Magazine just named […]
Legendary runner Rod Dixon is a Newton Running convert. Check out the below photo of Rod with his daughter finishing last year’s NYC marathon in his Newton Gravity’s. He won the NYC marathon back in 1983. Rod is also wearing the Motion AW’s in this LA Roadrunners video. Looking great Rod!
Magazine shoe reviews can be mixed bag. The current issues of Runner’s World and Running Times are a great example. We’ve been working for almost two years to get Runner’s World to review our shoes. The hold-up seemed to be that Newton didn’t fit any of RW’s standard shoe test categories. Finally, when New Balance […]