Running

  • ASICS Europe announces strong 14% sales increase for the first three quarters of 2015

    By SGB sports on 11/11/2015
    ASICS has announced strong double-digit sales figures across the EMEA region, delivering an overall net sales growth of 14% between January and September 2015. The increase in sales is largely driven by strong growth results in running, stand-out sales in tennis and a huge acceleration in the brand’s lifestyle category, ASICS Tiger. The results for the first three quarters of […]
  • ASICS becomes sports training partner for the JCP Swansea Half Marathon

    By SGB sports on 13/10/2015
    Organisers of the JCP Swansea Half Marathon recently announced that ASICS has come on board as the Official Sports Training Partner for 2016. ASICS will support the race and runners with useful tools like the MY ASICS on-line training programme, where runners find a whole host of expertise, advice and specific training plans. MY ASICS is an online tool that […]
  • Sealskinz launch first ever Spring/Summer collection

    By SGB sports on 25/09/2015
    Sealskinz, is launching its first ever collection for Spring / Summer.  For more than 17 years, the company has been designing and manufacturing waterproof, breathable products that make the Great Outdoors more accessible. Whilst entering the Spring / Summer market may seem like quite a departure for Sealskinz, it is in fact an obvious step forward for the company as […]
  • Volvic announced as Official Bottled Water Sponsor for Ealing Half Marathon

    By SGB sports on 17/08/2015
    The organisers of the award-winning Ealing Half Marathon have confirmed Volvic Natural Mineral Water as the Official Bottled Water Sponsor for the 2015 race. The 4th Ealing Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 27th September 2015 and is well known for its huge community support and great atmosphere with runners travelling from all over the UK and abroad to experience […]
  • ASICS opens first performance store in Paris

    By SGB sports on 04/08/2015
    On 31st July 2015, sport performance brand ASICS opened an innovative new performance store in Paris that offers consumers the latest in premium shopping experiences, thanks to a brand new retail design concept and the latest in high-tech shoe selection services. The 590 square metre store is the first ASICS performance store in France – the Japanese company’s main European market […]
  • ASICS and Up & Running supporting Ealing Half Marathon

    By SGB sports on 17/07/2015
    The organisers of the award-winning Ealing Half Marathon have confirmed ASICS as the Official Sportswear and Training Partner of the Ealing Half Marathon. Up & Running has been announced as the Official Sports Retail Partner of the 2015 race. The 4th Ealing Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 27th September 2015 and is well known for its huge community support […]
  • Brooks Running named footwear & apparel sponsor for Athletics Championships

    By SGB sports on 13/07/2015
    The Organising Committee of the 2016 European Athletics Championships today announced Brooks Running Company as the exclusive footwear and apparel sponsor for the 23rd European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam next summer. Earlier this year, performance running company Brooks Running, relocated its European Headquarters to Amsterdam; in fact the Headquarters is based in the Olympic stadium where the majority of the […]
  • ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon date confirmed

    By SGB sports on 10/07/2015
    Organisers have confirmed that the next ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon in Trafford will take place on Sunday 10th April 2016. The 2016 race will be the 40th anniversary of the Manchester Marathon, which the current organisers Xtra Mile Events brought back in 2012 after a decade’s absence. The ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon is the UK’s Best Marathon as voted for […]
  • ASICS Europe announces 13% sales increase for first quarter of 2015

    By SGB sports on 19/05/2015
    ASICS Europe has announced strong double digit sales figures and accelerated growth across the EMEA region, delivering an overall 13% increase in net sales between January and March 2015. The increase was largely driven by strong growth across the brand’s running, tennis and lifestyle categories. The results for the first quarter of 2015 show significant growth in the brand’s key […]
  • Brooks Running announce Eurosport partnership

    By SGB sports on 01/05/2015
    Brooks Running has announced its new 360˚ multimedia campaign with Eurosport. Kicking off this month, the activity encompasses digital, television and mobile platforms, and seeks to further enhance Brooks Running’s reputation. The  campaign will see the company take on the role of Eurosport’s Broadcast Partner for the Marathons and IAAF World Championship. The activity starts with a burst of television […]