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Shoe Wars

Why Do Shoe Companies Keep Suing Each Other?

Especially Adidas.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 09/13/2016

HIT YOUR STRIDE

How to Pick the Right Running Shoe

The proper footwear can make all the difference. Foot Traffic’s Daniel McDuff shares his top five tips.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 06/24/2016

DISPATCH

This Portland Fabric Lab is Testing the Fashion of the Future

Whether you’re making a waterproof jacket or high-tech sports bra, Elizabeth LeMay has got it dialed.

  • By Megan Haverman
  • Published 03/01/2016

GEAR UP

Ten Essential Tips for Running in the Cold, Dark, and Wet

Don't hit that snooze button! Earning your winter warrior cred is easier than you'd think.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 02/18/2016

GEAR UP

Are You Wearing the Wrong Running Shoes?

A Portland footwear expert shares six steps to preventing injury and finding that perfect fit.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 01/19/2016

GEAR UP

Expert Tips for Your Rainy-Day Bike Commute

From the right gear to smart maintenance, here’s how to keep riding through the winter.

  • By Katelyn Best
  • Published 11/02/2015

FIT CITY

Flex Your Local Pride with Portland Bridge and #PDXCarpet Yoga Pants

A partnership between Portland's Evolve Fit Wear and Goldsheep clothing lets you gaze down at our bridges and iconic carpet in your downward dog.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 10/05/2015

REPORT

Under Armour is Coming to Portland to Challenge Nike, Adidas, and Columbia

How a Baltimore upstart is taking on Portland's sportswear titans with a new Northwest hub.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 06/22/2015

GEAR UP

BurnCycle Teams Up with Portland's Lady Bosses on Collaborative Swag

The popular indoor cycling studio is high-fiving other women-owned companies around town with tanks, bags, and more.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 05/26/2015

STYLE

Swim Local! A Guide to Portland-Made Swimwear

Our slide show of locally designed suits will surely inspire your summer sunning.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/26/2015

DESIGN NEWS

Reinventing the Ball

Adidas unveils the Brazuca, the official match ball of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 12/03/2013

DESIGN

Adidas Enters the 2014 World Cup

With the world's biggest sporting event less than a year away, Adidas' North American headquarters in Portland is abuzz with activity.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 11/15/2013

TROPHY CASE

Trophy Case: August's Best Local Stuff

August's best handmade stuff, from photos of women on hogs to picnic-ready sangria in a bag

  • Published 08/01/2013

FEATURE

Spring's Best Portland Outdoor and Sports Gear

We explore Portland's booming activewear industry with a look at this season's coolest new gear—and the five best locally designed sports bras.

  • By Rachel Rasmussen, Rachel Ritchie, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 04/12/2013

Deals & Happenings

Tripster: Weekend Plans

Huge activewear sales, ski resort openings, and Sasquatch sightings.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 11/16/2012

Deals

Suit Up! Huge Activewear Sales at Nau and Icebreaker

Find out how to get up to 70 percent off at outdoor brands Nau and Icebreaker.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 11/12/2012

Portland Fashion Week

PFW Night Two: Athletic-Wear

Night two of our week of fashion.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/07/2011

sensory overload

Fashion Related Fun

There are a lot of must adds for your calendar. Get cracking.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 04/27/2011
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