Tag Archives: Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt eletrifies Puma School of Speed in Johannesburg

Usain Bolt visited the PUMA School of Speed high school athletics meet in Ruimsig Stadium.

The World’s Fastest Man Usain Bolt inspired exceptional performances from high school athletes competing in the PUMA School of Speed athletics meet at Ruimsig Stadium in Johannesburg on Monday 29 January 2018.   Bolt electrified the stadium as he strutted his stuff on the track, posed for selfies and charmed fans in the stands.   Bolt also offered these words ...

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Usain Bolt returns to Beijing in confident mood

World’s Fastest Man and 14 times World & Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt returns to Beijing in confident mood ahead of the 15th IAAF World Championships.

Cape Town, South Africa (20 August, 2015) – World’s Fastest Man and 14 times World & Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt returns to Beijing in confident mood ahead of the 15th IAAF World Championships. “I’ve been training hard these past few weeks to put myself in the best possible condition to run well and defend my titles over the next week”, ...

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Puma IGNITE XT available in-store today

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Cape Town, South Africa (14 August, 2015) – PUMA’s latest addition to the IGNITE family, the IGNITE XT cross trainer hits local stores today. Engineered to maximize energy and movement during high intensity workouts, the IGNITE XT is worn by the likes of Usain Bolt, Rihanna, Sergio Agüero, the Arsenal Football Club and the Cuban boxing team. Like its forefathers, ...

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AW15 Puma training Q & A with Usain Bolt

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How do you train for speed? Any specific tips for training to become faster? USAIN BOLT: There are many things that help someone run faster – conditioning, strength, speed, power, technique etc. It is not just one factor.You have to train in a variety of ways and cover all the aspects.  What’s a typical training session for you? UB: There ...

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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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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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New Brand Platform Signifies Mission to Become the Fastest Sport Brand in the World

Forever Faster embraces the thrill of being first, the swagger of being the best, and the fun of being able to adapt. It signifies the desire to quickly identify product designs and innovation, trends and style and bring them into the marketplace in a more dynamic manner.  As well as a brand platform, Forever Faster is a company mentality.

Johannesburg, South Africa, 7 August 2014 – PUMA has formally launched its new brand platform, Forever Faster. With the mission to become the Fastest Sport Brand in the World, Forever Faster will be driven through a comprehensive global multi-media marketing campaign that includes a TVC spot featuring some of the World’s finest sporting personalities. Forever Faster recognises athletes who stand ...

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