Industry News 7/9/2013

GEAR: Zoot Sports Grows its Training Footwear Line for Athletes

Design updates bring stability and comfort to high-mileage trainers
Press Release from Verde PR

Vista, Calif. – Zoot Sports, a global endurance sports leader and the makers of the first triathlon specific shoe, continues to innovate with new footwear designs for athletes of all levels. New for Fall 2013, Zoot introduces the Ultra Kane 3.0 and TT Trainer 2.0 as part of their updated training footwear line.

The Ultra Kane 3.0 and TT Trainer 2.0 feature a proprietary, lightweight Z-Bound™ midsole, designed to rebound a runner’s energy, reducing stress and fatigue. In addition, each shoe is made with CarbonSpan+ technology, which offers tunable control that maximizes effortless forward momentum without forefoot fatigue.

“We’ve taken feedback from our award winning athletes to update our training line, combining the very best components for speed and comfort,” said Molly Kline, marketing director, Zoot Sports. “These changes have helped make our current footwear offerings the best training shoes available for all levels of athletes.”

Equipped with the stability and comfort needed in high-mileage trainers, the new Ultra Kane 3.0 and TT Trainer 2.0 offer the structural, cushioning and fit technologies needed to optimize performance.

Ultra Kane 3.0 – This updated version of Zoot’s popular stability running shoe is designed for the runner looking for stability and maximum cushioning to support a heavy stride. Featuring UltraFit uppers with Teksheen, this unique compression design boosts performance and reduces weight. The Ultra Kane 3.0 is one of the lightest and most comfortable stability running shoe available.
Sizes: Women’s 6-11, Men’s 7-14
Weight: 9.0 oz
Midsole Height: 25mm/13mm
MSRP: $ 150.00

TT Trainer 2.0 – One of the most versatile training shoes in the Zoot line, the updated TT Trainer 2.0 is a neutral running shoe with a low to the ground feel and smooth ride. Delivering the ultimate in lightweight comfort and offering the right amount of structure for high-mileage efforts.
Sizes: Women’s 6-11, Men’s 7-14
Weight: 9.5 oz
Midsole Height: 21mm/11mm
MSRP: $120.00

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About Zoot Sports
Celebrating its 30th Anniversary in 2013, Zoot Sports is 100% focused on providing the athlete with the ultimate in performance apparel, wetzoots, footwear and accessories. Since the company’s inception, Zoot has been pioneering innovative product solutions that cover the athlete from start to finish and head to toe. Zoot continues to draw on its history in the sport and its athletes to deliver the most comprehensive, technologically advanced and complete multisport product line in the world.