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Pack a bag we’re going to Boston!

Pack a bag we’re going to Boston!

It seemed like international travel was something we could only dream of just over a year ago. But, this year, we’re back hopping on and off flights, creating itineraries and chasing dreams.  The Boston Marathon is a renowned and iconic event held in April every year....

Support the girls, donation update!

Support the girls, donation update!

This year Brooks identified the need to do more than just acknowledge IWD and make a meaningful contribution towards #breakingthebias. With the help of our loyal community, Brooks Australia & NZ was able to donate $3,500 to STGA.We recognised that more needs to be...

Happy International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women's Day. This day celebrates women's social, economic, cultural, and political achievements. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality (IWD, 2022). When we speak to equality, we talk about the rights for women...

Responsible sourcing at Brooks

Responsible sourcing at Brooks

A deep dive into our commitment to a sustainable supply chain and fair labor. What does responsible sourcing mean to us? At Brooks, we like to say that we do one thing: build great running gear. When you focus on what you do best, you do it better....

Get rewarded for recycling your old running shoes

Get rewarded for recycling your old running shoes

Brooks is proud to partner with UPPAREL, Australia’s first digital textile recycling solution, to make it easier for our running community to give their gear a second life and keep our environmental footprint to a minimum. Better yet, we’re rewarding you for doing so....

Suit up with Mike Tozer

Suit up with Mike Tozer

Meet Mike Tozer, a Team Brooks athlete who broke the world record (1: 18: 10) for running a half marathon in a business suit while raising awareness and funds for autism.  When and why did you start running? I started running competitively in my 30s, so I was quite...

We’re proud to sign The Climate Pledge

We’re proud to sign The Climate Pledge

We live, work, and run as part of a global community. The planet is our home. And because more than 150 million people worldwide run outside, it’s critical we take care of it.   Why we signed The Climate Pledge   Brooks believes that climate change demands...

5 reasons why I run

5 reasons why I run

Running has a plethora of benefits, from improving your fitness to allowing your mind a time-out from the stresses of day-to-day life. Over the last 10 years, I’ve come to realise that the benefits of running are far greater than what meets the eye. Running is...

Length of New Zealand

Length of New Zealand

How do you feel completing the Length of NZ? It was bittersweet. Although I didn’t complete it in the 14 day timeframe I had set out for, it wouldn’t be 2020 without a covid interruption. This does not take away from the fact that I am the first person to ever...

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