PUMA News Archive

February 2010

  • The Ventis has arrived

    February 24, 2010
    Bored with the same old trainer? Looking for reliable performance, but a little more excitement? Then look no further - the Complete VENTIS has arrived.
  • Roadracer 3 is Best Runners Buy

    Roadracer 3 is Best Runners Buy

    February 17, 2010
    The Complete Roadracer 3 has been selected as the Best Runners Buy in the March issue of Runner?s World SA.
  • The Complete Ventis Rocks

    The Complete Ventis Rocks

    February 17, 2010
    Watch and listen to some of the best athletes on the planet talk about the Complete Ventis. Usain Bolt, Elana Myer, Sean Quigley, and Delilah DiCrescenzo have been testing this shoe and share their thoughts on why this is PUMA's best shoe in years.
  • BOLT wins Camperdown

    BOLT wins Camperdown

    February 14, 2010
    Usain Bolt launched his 2010 campaign on Saturday with an impressive 400m victory at the Camperdown Classic. The world and Olympic champion ran from lane four and clocked 45:86 to break the meet record.
  • Moses Kipsiro wins Third Crown

    Moses Kipsiro wins Third Crown

    February 13, 2010
    Reigning World cross country championship silver medalist Moses Kipsiro made it three in a row when he headlined the Ugandan National Cross Country Championships on February 6 in Uganda?s Amuria district.
  • Bolt video from his phone

    February 03, 2010
    It was announced yesterday that Usain will run in the IAAF Diamond League meeting in New York on June 12, 2010. PACE Sports Management's Ricky Simms, Usain's agent, emailed him some questions about it and rather than emailing back, Usain sent this video from his phone instead.
  • The Pharaohs Rule Africa. Again.

    The Pharaohs Rule Africa. Again.

    February 01, 2010

    The result was never really in doubt but it was a lot of fun getting here. Egypt beat Ghana 1-0 in the final to secure a record-breaking third Africa Cup of Nations trophy in a row.

    Although the Black Stars raised more than a few eyebrows with their dominating performance tonight, the Pharaohs always had another gear and wily manager Shehata another trick up his sleeve. It was his timely decision to bring on substitute Mohame Gedo that won him the game.

January 2010

  • Love Equals Football

    Love Equals Football

    January 31, 2010

    Whatever the result in the final, Egypt star Mohamed Zidan has already won one title: the Africa Cup of Nation's greatest haircut. Even the remarkable centre-parting and hair band of the Ivory Coast's Gervinho didn't come close to this "do".

  • Bongo Drumming Ghouls and Dancing Monks

    Bongo Drumming Ghouls and Dancing Monks

    January 30, 2010

    Last Saturday, Puma Football attended the opening ceremony and tournament's first game between the host nation and Mali in the capital city of Luanda. The experience was unforgettable. Acrobats, fireworks and raucous rhythms dazzled and delighted the 40,000 strong crowd but in terms of spectacle nothing quite matched the brilliantly insane fans.