Mar | 7
Running Tips, Shoes & Gear

The Running Experience: Float or Feel?

Brooks Footwear Product Line Manager Carson Caprara shares his thoughts on the future of running shoes and previews the PureProject collection from Brooks, an exciting new line launching this October: The marketplace is changing rapidly and there’s a lot of noise and confusion in the running world right now around minimal and barefoot running vs…. Read more »

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Mar | 1
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Shoes & Gear

Brooks are for Kids, Too

Proud mama (and Brooks Creative Services Manager) Asa Douglas sent me these pictures of her kids excitedly showing off their new Brooks shoes. “They were running laps in the kitchen and the living room, competing with each other,” said Asa. “They thought it was really cool to have the same shoes as their dad.” Quinby… Read more »

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Feb | 28
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Brooks PR Invitational Highlights

Yesterday, the nation’s fastest high school runners convened in Seattle for the inaugural Brooks Sports PR Invitational. Held at the University of Washington’s Dempsey Indoor Track, the Brooks PR Invitational gave these athletes the rare opportunity to compete against each other and chase their personal records at one of the fastest indoor tracks in the… Read more »

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Feb | 25
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Inspiration

Meet the Team: Julie Hasson

Our sister company, Moving Comfort, also participated in the annual employee meeting. Julie won the Moving Comfort Fit & Powerful Award for being the Moving Comfort MVP who brings spirit to the team. Julie is a terrific problem solver who treats everyone with kindness and respect — and with passion for Moving Comfort. Fit and… Read more »

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Feb | 25
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Contests, Events

Brooks PR Invitational this Weekend!

The Brooks PR Invitational is THIS SUNDAY, and we are PSYCHED. The fastest high schoolers in America will be competing at the fastest indoor track in America — the Dempsey Indoor Facility at the University of Washington! If you’re anywhere near Seattle, you won’t want to miss the action. Brooks is going all-out to make… Read more »

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Feb | 9
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Inspiration

Meet the Brooks Team: Melody Roberts

Melody recently won our Run Happy Award for being the biggest cheerleader for the brand. Her amazing, infectious energy never fails to make all of us smile. She’ll take on any task no matter how big, small, complicated, or self-deprecating… as long as it brings happiness to others. She dresses head to toe in Brooks… Read more »

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Feb | 3
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Inspiration

Brooks Employee Awards

At our annual meeting in January, several Brooks and Moving Comfort employees were honored with awards. Each winner received a standing ovation, a custom medal (we are a running company, after all…), and one of those fantastic oversized checks. Please join me in congratulating all of our winners… and watch for profiles of all of… Read more »

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Feb | 3
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Inspiration

Meet the Brooks Team: Nikki D’Amico

At our recent employee meeting, Nikki won the Launch Award for being the “Rookie of the Year” and making an instant impact. Since joining Brooks in 2010, Nikki has single-handedly upped the visual presentation of our brand online, building out entire sections of our website and adding information that highlights our technologies. She’s a great… Read more »

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