Wave Rider 25 thrives 25 years after first launch with increased MIZUNO ENERZY for smoother ride - NORCROSS, GA – (July 15, 2021) Mizuno, a global leader in running footwear and apparel, launched the 25th iteration of its most popular running shoe the Wave Rider. The Wave Rider 25 expands the use of MIZUNO ENERZY technology – now with the top midsole in addition to the heel wedge benefitting from the added balance, energy return, and softness of Mizuno’s latest foam technology.

EUGENE -- A historic men’s shot put and a thrilling men’s 10,000m gave the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Track & Field the first day it deserved after waiting a long year for it to finally become a reality. In front of an appreciative and noisy crowd in the new Hayward Field, Team USATF athletes shined brighter than ever as spots on the squad for the Tokyo Games were up for grabs in the first two finals of the meet.

(images Copyright: Giancarlo COLOMBO) Milano Marathon 2021 is now the 7th best marathon ever based on combined men and women's winning time.

(USATF) - EUGENE -- Two more individual titles were handed out Saturday on day two of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Track & Field at Hayward Field, and both went to women who came into the meet as heavy favorites and fulfilled their promise with panache.

We surveyed 3,961 current runners to investigate how many began during the pandemic. We wanted to learn about their motivations for running, whether they’ll participate in races, and how they differ from those that began before COVID.