Leading global running lifestyle brand Saucony® launches two award-winning performance athletic footwear – Kinvara 2 and POWERGRID™ Cortana – for Spring/Summer 2012. Both footwear were named ‘Gear of the Year’ by Outside Buyer’s Guide.
For those who are unfamiliar with Saucony® – it is a brand that fuses performance, innovation and style to produce award-winning footwear and apparel for runners everywhere with the widely recognized brands Saucony and Saucony Originals.
Belonging to the Minimalism category, the Saucony Kinvara is a minimally constructed performance training shoe that is incredibly lightweight and responsive. Weighing in at only 190grams with a 4mm offset, the Kinvara is equipped with the innovative memory foam heel pods and Heel ProGrid™ LITE™. Kinvara fits like a glove and allows the foot to move through the gait cycle uninhibited.
Also available in the Minimalism category is the Hattori. Made with Ultralite Mesh and soft suede overlays with an Exoskeleton Synthetic Lockdown, the Hattori is the ultimate minimal shoe in the entire line weighing at an incredibly light 125grams. This is a shoe that is literally an extension of your foot. It fits like a sock and will bring you even closer to running barefoot.
Saucony’s most technically advanced shoe to-date is the POWERGRID™ Cortana. Featuring POWERGRID™ with POWERFoam™, a 4mm offset, SAUC-FIT™ dynamic fit system and weighing at 286grams, Saucony’s new and innovative POWERGRID™ technology provides superior cushioning and an incredibly responsive ride for the everyday runner.
Anchored in the running community, Saucony constantly looks to runners for new ideas and inspiration. Runners drive design and engineering pushing Saucony to be competitive and at its best.
The Saucony Spring/Summer 2012 men’s and women’s collection is available at selected Royal Sporting House stores. Prices start from S$99. Also available in Spring Summer are Mirage 2, POWERGRID™ Triumph 9, ProGrid™ Ride 4, ProGrid™ Jazz 15, ProGrid™ Omni 10, ProGrid™ Guide 5, ProGrid™ Phoenix 5, Grid Type A5, POWERGRID™ Hurricane 14, ProGrid™ Profile, Grid Shadow Genesis and Grid Cohesion 5.