Info of the week:

When ON Running wins

the race in Nike...

In 2019, during the London Marathon,

ON Running had not yet fully developed

its first carbon-plated model, the Cloudboom. Consequently, the Swiss brand authorized athletes running under

its colors to wear Nike Vaporfly Next% carbon-plated shoes, asking them to carefully disguise them with a black cover. The story doesn't say whether the brand with the swoosh took advantage of this subterfuge by mocking the brand that runs on clouds... Since then, ON Running has made this workaround a distant memory by relying on perfectly calibrated marketing that leaves little to chance, as evidenced

by this article published on 303.london

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