Introducing the Wave Rider 15: Interview with Mizuno USA’s Rod Foley

The Mizuno Wave Rider has long been a staple in the “neutral” running shoe category thanks to a design that provides responsive cushioning in a lightweight package.  Now on it’s 15th edition, the Mizuno Wave Rider boasts everything you’ve come to know and love plus a little more.  For an inside scoop on the inspiration and strategy behind the shoe, we caught up with Rod Foley, … [Read more...]

In-store Inspiration

My path to the corporate office was not your typical resume – interview – you’re hired experience.   I started my City Sports career over four years ago at the Commonwealth Avenue location as a sales associate.   In 2009 I was invited to be part of a photo shoot for new the CS product where I met Chrissy Durden, CS by City Sports Head of Design.  As the CS line began to grow, … [Read more...]

Introducing the Charge RC: Interview with Under Armour’s Dave Dombrow

Under Armour is best known for their compression apparel line which, to put it simply, redefined how clothes fit and perform with the body.  Over the last couple of years they’ve begun introducing more and more footwear into the sporting goods industry.  By keeping the DNA of their apparel (performance fit) in mind, their footwear has made some noise.  Introducing the Under … [Read more...]