Ready For The Boston Marathon: Hear How Top Runners Are Preparing

Ready For The Boston Marathon: Hear How Top Runners Are Preparing

The Boston Marathon is one of the world’s largest races and, every year, many of the best runners test their mettle along the grueling course. We got a chance to talk to two of this year’s biggest names, Desiree Linden and Shadrack Biwott, about what they’re looking forward to, how they’ve prepared, and which Brooks Running shoes they’ve been rocking to train for the event.

 

Desiree Linden

3.7 Release Report: The Jordan Retro 9 ‘Bred’ Leads The Way This Week

3.7 Release Report: The Jordan Retro 9 ‘Bred’ Leads The Way This Week

Each week, we’ll showcase the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of each shoe, and fill you in on the newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest shoe drops. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out the full list of releases on Eastbay’s Release Calendar. Here’s what you have to look forward to this week:

JORDAN RETRO 9 ‘BRED’ – MARCH 10 AT 10 AM ET

3.7 Release Report Jordan Retro 9 Blog

Alright, this is a big one – the classic Retro 9 silhouette in classic ‘Bred’ colors. The black leather base with a black mudguard and red accents makes this shoe one of the most hyped 9s in years. It’s about as clean, sleek, and stylish as sneakers get, so make sure to be ready right away Saturday morning if you want to snag a pair. Men’s $190.00. Boys’ $140.00.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL. 2 ‘CONCRETE’ – MARCH 10 AT 10 AM ET

3.7 Release Report adidas Harden Vol. 2

With the insane amount of moves that James Harden puts on defenders, you would swear that his opposition is stuck in concrete. Harden’s unmatchable shiftiness and playmaking ability is the inspiration behind this ‘Concrete’ colorway of the Harden Vol. 2. Various shades of gray are featured along the upper for a look that resembles a concrete surface while the white Boost midsole ensures that, as your opponents slow down, you get even faster. Men’s $140.00.

JORDAN WHY NOT ZER0.1 – MARCH 9 AT 10 AM ET

RELEASE REPORT: YEEZY SEASON + A TRIO OF JORDANS

RELEASE REPORT: YEEZY SEASON + A TRIO OF JORDANS

Each week, we’ll break down the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of the shoe, and give you the scoop on the newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest shoe drops. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out the full list of releases on Eastbay’s Release Calendar. Here’s what you have to look forward to this weekend:

ADIDAS ORIGINALS YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 ‘CREAM WHITE’ – APRIL 29 AT 10 AM ET

It’s Yeezy season once again. Kanye West’s latest collaboration with adidas is set to drop this weekend and the hype is real. Featuring an all-over ‘Cream White’ color scheme, the latest Yeezy is one of the cleanest looks yet. As always, the Yeezy Boost 350 V2 is expected to sell out very quickly, so make sure you are ready to cop right when they drop. Men’s $219.99.

JORDAN RETRO 7 ‘UNIVERSITY BLUE’ – APRIL 29 AT 10 AM ET

The Jordan Retro 7 drops in a university blue color scheme that’s perfect for the spring and summer months. The colorway is a nod to Michael Jordan’s North Carolina days and features a ‘23’ on the heel, as well as Jordan branding on the tongue and a Jumpman logo on the ankle. The classic Carolina Blue combines with the iconic Retro 7 silhouette to create a must-have kick for any sneakerhead. Men’s $189.99, Grade School $139.99.

GIRLS’ JORDAN RETRO 7 ‘HYPER PINK’ – APRIL 29 AT 10 AM ET

There’s another Jordan Retro 7 dropping exclusively in girls’ sizes this weekend. The ‘Hyper Pink’ colorway has a black upper with pink accents and an icy outsole for a fresh look. Women can check out our convenient sizing chart to see how their women’s shoe size converts to Jordan’s grade school sizing here. Girls’ $139.99.

AIR JORDAN XXXI RUSSELL WESTBROOK ‘WHY NOT?’ PE – APRIL 29 AT 10 AM ET

After a historic season, Russell Westbrook’s AJ XXXI ‘Why Not?” PE is dropping this weekend. The PE has the AJ XXXI upper, but sits on the AJ XXX sole unit that Westbrook prefers to play in. The combination holds up as Westbrook made triple-doubles a nightly occurrence in the customized shoe all season long. The shoe features a cement grey and elephant print color scheme with OKC accent colors, and Westbrook’s ‘Why Not?’ slogan. Men’s $184.99.

RELEASE REPORT: RETRO 4, RETRO 6, NEW NIKE COLLECTION

RELEASE REPORT: RETRO 4, RETRO 6, NEW NIKE COLLECTION

Each week, we’ll break down the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of the shoe, and give you the scoop on the newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest shoe drops. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out the full list of releases on Eastbay’s Release Calendar. Here’s what you have to look forward to this weekend:

JORDAN RETRO 4 ‘MOTORSPORT’ – MARCH 25 AT 10 AM ET

The wait for one of the hottest releases of the season is almost over. The Jordan Retro 4 ‘Motorsport’ will drop on Saturday. Inspired by Michael Jordan’s love of racing, this Retro 4 colorway was originally given only to members of MJ’s racing team. The Retro 4 is always a hot shoe, and this colorway is highly anticipated so don’t wait on these. Men’s $189.99, Grade School $139.99.

GIRLS’ JORDAN RETRO 6 ‘Pantone’ – MARCH 25 AT 10 AM ET

Once again, another Retro 6 is dropping as a women’s exclusive. The ‘Still Blue’ colorway features the classic North Carolina blue upper with a clean white outsole to complete the look. MJ won his first title in the Air Jordan 6, making it one of the most popular Jordans. The ‘Still Blue’ colorway will drop in grade school girls’ sizes only, but women can find a pair using our convenient sizing chart here. Grade School $139.99.

NIKE ‘TIME TO SHINE’ COLLECTION – MARCH 24 AT 10 AM ET

 

Nike is dropping the ‘Time to Shine’ collection just in time for college basketball’s biggest games! The LeBron 14, KD 9, and Kyrie 3 will all drop on Friday in new ‘Time to Shine’ colorways. Each shoe features an iridescent swoosh logo to tie into the ‘shining’ theme. LeBron 14 $174.99, KD 9 $149.99, Kyrie 3 $119.99.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL. 1 – MARCH 25 AT 10 AM ET

The roll out of fresh new Harden Vol. 1 colorways continues this weekend. James Harden has been on a tear this year with 29 points, 11 assists, and eight rebounds per game. His new signature sneaker has also been on fire, with plenty of hot new colorways. Let us know what you think of the new ‘Cargo’ colorway in the comments section below. Men’s $139.99.

RELEASE REPORT: A NEW RETRO 12 LOW DROPS 3/18

RELEASE REPORT: A NEW RETRO 12 LOW DROPS 3/18

Each week, we’ll break down the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of the shoe, and give you the scoop on the newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest shoe drops. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out the full list of releases on Eastbay’s Release Calendar. Here’s what you have to look forward to this weekend:

JORDAN RETRO 12 LOW – MARCH 18 AT 10 AM ET

The Retro 12 returns in a low-top silhouette this weekend. Sneakerheads rave over the classic Retro 12, and this wolf grey colorway is a streetwear staple. Navy accents on the tongue, heels, and outsole, and hints of lime green on the pull tab and insole help complete the fresh look. Men’s $169.99, Boy’s $129.99.

NIKE AIR FOAMPOSITE PRO – MARCH 17 AT 10 AM ET

Here’s another shot to cop some Foamposites. This weekend’s premium edition drops in a metallic silver and black color scheme that is sure to turn some heads. Finishing off the look is a shiny Nike Swoosh on each side and a translucent outsole. If you’re looking for Foams, make sure you’re ready to snag a pair on Friday. Men’s $249.99, Boys’ $179.99.

NIKE KYRIE 3 – MARCH 18 AT 10 AM ET

Following up last week’s Duke-inspired Kyrie 3, this week’s release features a more subtle look. The Kyrie 3 drops in a cool grey, anthracite, and polarized blue color scheme. The tongue features a green Kyrie Irving logo to accent the look. Hit the court in style with Kyrie’s latest kick. Men’s $119.99, Boys’ $99.99.

ADIDAS DAME 3 – MARCH 17 AT 10 AM ET

Damian Lillard’s newest shoe drops in a fresh white-and-cardboard colorway. The Dame 3 has a unique look inspired by a milk crate, because Lillard shot on a cutout milk crate instead of a hoop when he was a kid. Men’s $114.99.