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Puma IGNITE arrives in South Africa stores

We’re excited to announce that following the successful launch in New York, the PUMA IGNITE finally arrives in South Africa.

Cape Town, South Africa, 4 March 2015 – Usain Bolt’s training shoe of choice, the PUMA IGNITE hits South Africa stores tomorrow (Thursday 5 March 2015). PUMA’s most responsive running shoe, it features innovative foam technology that maximizes energy return to keep you running faster – if you put the energy in then IGNITE gives it back. Powering every stride ...

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Achieve your running goals at the FNB Cape Town 12 OneRun

The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN debuts on Sunday, 17 May 2015.  Participants can choose between four tailor-made training programmes that are guaranteed to help them achieve their running goals at the inaugural event.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN has four tailor-made training programmes that are guaranteed to help participants achieve their running goals at the inaugural event on Sunday, 17 May 2015. Cape Town based Running Technique Coach Sean Tait has designed four superb training programmes that are guaranteed to add to the experience of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN. “The ...

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Puma launches IGNITE your city series

As part of this epic running series featuring the all-new PUMA IGNITE, Japanese runners marked the first stop with Tokyo.  Five runners ran five, 5-kilometer races in five cities.  To demonstrate the maximum energy return and durability of PUMA IGNITE, they did it all in 24 hours.

Cape Town, South Africa (16 February 2015) – Today PUMA launched the IGNITE Your City film series after unveiling the new-to-market PUMA IGNITE running shoe a week prior. IGNITE Your City features ten global running crews as they ignite their respective cities by pushing the boundaries of their run while wearing the new PUMA IGNITE. They do it for the bragging rights, ...

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IGNITE Q&A With PUMA Footwear Designer Jacob Garcia

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Q: What makes the IGNITE tooling different from that which exists in the current market? A: The premium foam is what sets the IGNITE apart and makes it PUMA’s most responsive running shoe. We believe IGNITE foam is a perfect synergy of cushioning and energy return with the added benefit of not breaking down over time. Q: What are the ...

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IGNITE Q&A With Usain Bolt

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Q: When do you wear IGNITE? A: I start out with IGNITE as a running shoe to warm up before going into a spike, and it’s important that I wear a shoe that is comfortable and keeps my energy up. I love IGNITE for that, and can feel it make a real difference. It’s a pretty good-looking shoe as well. ...

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Puma launches IGNITE, its most energized running shoe

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Cape Town, South Africa, 11 February 2015 – PUMA is proud to introduce IGNITE, a performance running shoe featuring innovative foam technology that maximizes energy return to keep you running longer. Worn by The World’s Fastest Man Usain Bolt, IGNITE is PUMA’s most responsive running shoe, optimizing comfort and durability. Designed for a wide range of runners, if you put ...

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Usain Bolt and Puma “Ignite” New York City

Runners Harness Energy in Times Square to Launch New PUMA IGNITE Running Shoe

Cape Town, South Africa (11 February 2015) – Usain Bolt was at the heart of a spectacular stunt in New York last night to launch PUMA IGNITE, a running shoe that provides maximum energy return. In the energy hub of the city that never sleeps, runners powered away on treadmills in Times Square throughout the day with the energy from ...

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FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN entries now open

Excitement builds as Cape Town prepares to host what is sure to become one of the largest and most celebrated sporting events in South Africa, the much anticipated FNB CAPE TOWN 12 ONERUN.  Seen here (from left to right) at the event launch that was held on Monday, 26 January 2015:  Brett Bellinger (Marketing Director PUMA South Africa) with Michael Meyer (Managing Director of Stillwater Sports) and Stephan Claassen (FNB Business Provincial Head).  PHOTO CREDIT:  Ewald Sadie

Entries are now open for the much anticipated FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN. Taking place on Sunday, 17 May 2015, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates everything Cape Town related – the vibe, the city and the people. This fast paced, flat 12km run brings together runners from all walks of life – from local and international running champions, wheelchair ...

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