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July 22, 2013
Norcross, Ga. (July 22, 2013) – Mizuno USA, a global leader of sports apparel, footwear and equipment, has selected Rodrigo C. Silveira as Vice President of Latin America. Silveira will primarily and initially focus on working with Mizuno’s Brazilian-based regional and long-time industry partner Alpargatas, to build on the significant growth already achieved in that market.
August 2, 2012
Norcross, GA (August 2, 2012) – Mizuno USA, Inc. announced today that their Wave® Precision™ 13 (men | women) performance neutral running shoe, utilizing breakthrough Wave® Technology, has achieved the esteemed “Editor’s Choice” distinction from Runner’s World magazine. This innovative running shoe received the “Editor’s Choice” designation according to the opinions of the publications’ editors and wear-testers, as part of their annual Fall Shoe Guide in the September 2012 issue.
July 9, 2012
Norcross, GA (July 9, 2012) – Mizuno USA, Inc., a leader in high-performance running footwear and apparel, announced its public launch of The Mezamashii Run Project, an organic word-of-mouth running community that brings brilliant running to life. This community provides a unique avenue for runners to engage the brand, as well as each other in a way that Mizuno has never done before. “Mezamashii” is a Japanese word that translates to “brilliant” or “eye-opening,” and is deeply rooted in the Japanese heritage of Mizuno, which was founded in Osaka, Japan in 1906.
May 1, 2012
Norcross, GA (May 1, 2012) – Mizuno USA, Inc. announced today that their Wave® Nexus™ 6 running shoe, utilizing breakthrough Wave® Technology, has been awarded the “Best Buy” award from Runner’s World magazine, as part of their Summer Shoe Guide in the June 2012 issue. The Wave® Nexus ™ 6 continues in a long line of award winning running shoes for Mizuno. Runner’s World utilized the opinions of multiple wear-testers, as well as laboratory tests on the shoes to determine the award winners.
April 9, 2012
Norcross, GA (April 9, 2012) – Mizuno USA, Inc., a leader in high-performance running footwear and apparel, announced today that they have signed an endorsement deal with renowned triathlete, and notable speaker, Dr. Amanda Stevens. Dr. Stevens, a former Ironman 70.3 USA Pro Champion, is yet another elite name added to the Mizuno Racing Team, joining such notables as Serena Burla, 3rd Place finisher at the 2012 Seoul International Marathon; and Clara Grandt, 7th Place Finisher at the 2012 US Olympic Marathon Trials.
Mizuno Running Leverages Albert Einstein to Describe its Unique Development Philosophy Leading to "A Brilliant Run"
November 1, 2011
Norcross, GA (November 1, 2011) –Mizuno Running is channeling Albert Einstein’s persona and genius to illustrate the company’s unique design and development philosophy that guided the new Wave® Rider 15™ running shoe. Now in its 15th generation, Mizuno’s Wave Rider franchise, introduced in 1996, has served as the company’s franchise model as they have grown to be a top performance running brand.
October 19, 2011
Norcross, GA (October 19, 2011) – Mizuno USA, Inc., one of the leading running shoe and apparel manufacturers in the world, today announced the launch of the new Wave Rider 15. The fit, feel and performance of this latest edition will take the Wave Rider to new heights. To honor the 15th anniversary of one of the original running shoes that put Mizuno’s patented award-winning Wave Technology on the map, Mizuno is offering a limited 15th Anniversary Edition Wave Rider
June 8, 2011
Norcross, GA (June 8, 2011) – Mizuno USA, Inc., a leader in high-performance running footwear and apparel, announced today that they have signed an endorsement deal with runner Clara Grandt through 2013. Grandt adds yet another elite name to the Mizuno Racing Team, which also includes 2010 USATF Long Distance Runner of The Year and 2010 US Half Marathon Champion, Antonio Vega, and Serena Burla, 2nd Place finisher in the 2011 US Half Marathon Championships.