Sport shoes have come a long way: Over the years, they got lighter and faster - and now, they lace themselves. Nike has introduced the "HyperAdapt" and it's only available for purchase through the company's app.
Sportswear giant and trendsetter Adidas has been caught red-handed in a major corruption and bribery scandal in the US, prompting a reconsideration of athlete endorsement in exchange for other superstars.
It's been dismissed by some as a marketing stunt for a sportswear company while others think breaking the two hour mark for a marathon is worthwhile whatever the circumstances. But what does Breaking2 actually mean?
The American company has become the first major maker of sporting apparel to offer a performance head covering for Muslim women who choose to cover. While some have celebrated the release, others see it as a market grab.
Patrick Lange has smashed records at the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii, tackling the grueling 226-kilometer endurance event in just over eight hours. Swiss triathlete Daniela Ryf took the women's gold.
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