My friend Nick Pang over at Minimalist Running Shoes is reporting from the floor of the Running Event for Examiner.com. In his Day One roundup he posted a few photos of new shoes from Altra and Mizuno.
First, the Altra One, which Nick describes as a “fast, light, cushioned, do-it-all performance shoe:”
Next, the Altra 3-Sum, which is the first Altra shoe designed for triathletes:
Altra also has a shoe lined up called the Torin (no photos), which is designed to compete with Hoka One One.
Third, in what is turning out to be a contest of sorts between New Balance, Asics, and Mizuno, the 5th iteration of the Mizuno Universe is set to be the lightest running shoe on the market at only 2.8 oz (not sure what size):
For more, see Nick Pang’s article at the Examiner.com.