(click on runners name for more info)
Nike will be introducing two new shoes that the athletes will use for the record attempt. Nike has selected South Sound Running as the Northwest retailer to offer the shoes introduced June 8th 2017.
The Vaporfly Elite will be used to run the sub-two hour marathon. South Sound Running will carry the Zoom Vaporfly 4% and the Zoom Fly modled after the Vaporfly Elite. Find out more about the shoes at www.runnersworld.com
Congratulations Nike and Eluid Kipchoge, shows you what a great partnership can produce.
Breaking 2 Party
The Olympia and Tacoma South Sound Running stores will be hosting a party to watch the Nike 2hr marathon attempt Friday May 5th.
8:00 pm: Complimentary Pizza and Drinks
8:30 pm: Live Stream Begins
Official Nike Sub 2hr Project “1:59:59” T-shirts given away to the first fans to walk through the door
Samples of the Vaporfly 4% and the Zoomfly will be in store. We will take Pre-Orders for the Vaporfly 4%.
Join us to watch history!
Thursday May 4th:
Latest Update: Trailer for breaking2 this Friday at 8:45PM Pacific
— South Sound Running (@SSRunning) May 4, 2017
How to watch the Sub-2 hour attempt live
Wednesday April 12th Latest Update:
— Athletics Weekly (@AthleticsWeekly) April 11, 2017
Monday April 3rd Latest Update: Below is the course map
— Dear pro runners (@tfinsightwithpk) March 29, 201
— Runner’s World (@runnersworld) March 12, 2017
Tuesday March 7th The sub-two hour marathon will be run on The Autodromo Nazionale Monza formula one track in Italy this may, more info at www.runnersworld.com
Thursday Feb. 16th Latest update www.runnersworld.com
Tuesday Jan. 17th The athletes will attempt to break two hours sometime in May. Check out this article on Reuters for more information. www.reuters.com