Pink. Support. Safety...It's What's Happening in October

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THINK PINK

October is breast health awareness month and at Fleet Feet Knoxville, we are all about PINK! We have tons of pink footwear, apparel and accessories from your favorite brands to choose from. So show your support for this important cause by rocking PINK! Nicole, our own Fleet Feet FIT Specialist, is decked out in head to toe PINK. She is wearing our one of our brand new Bani Bands, a Susan G. Komen branded tee and capris, the ASICS GT 1000 2 PR, staying hydrated with a Nathan handheld water bottle and staying loose with the Trigger Point GRID foam roller - all in PINK! Read more about what she's wearing below.

Bani Bands - Just in at Fleet Feet are soft grip, adjustable Bani Band headbands. With custom made prints, you won't find the same prints on any other brand. The bands are super cute and, Bani Bands employes sewers both in China and here in the good ole US of A. Bani Band's founder, Renee Hanson, has roots in Knoxville. Her mother lives here and she and 5 sewers make Bani Bands. We love supporting local business!


New Balance - We tons of have Susan G. Komen branded tees like the one Nicole is wearing above, along with long sleeved tees and capris. New Balance donates 5% of sales of all Komen branded products to the Susan G. Komen foundation.

 

Nathan - Show your support with our bright PINK hand helds, water bottles, arm sleeves and more all while staying hydrated and visible. Learn more about our Nathan products by clicking here.

 

 ASICS GT 1000 2 PR - ASICS has teamed up with Right Action for Women breast cancer education, a charitable services fund of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), to help provide assistance to women who are at increased risk for breast cancer. From October 1 to October 31, 2013, ASICS America will support the fight against breast cancer by donating $2.00 per pair of shoes to Right Action for Women. 

The GT 1000 packs performance, fit and cushioning into a sleek profile. Mild to moderate overpronators will enjoy mile after comfortable mile, thanks to rearfoot and forefoot gel® cushioning and the stable ride provided by the duomax® support system. Plus, they have pink ribbon laces! Available in men's and women's sizes.

 

Trigger Point GRID Foam Roller - Roll with THE GRID, baby! The GRID features a Matrix of 3-D Distrodensity Zones, which allow for blood and oxygen to channel through and create elasticity in the muscle to deliver a precision massage associated with Self-Myofascial Release Therapy. Learn more about how to use foam rollers by watching this video.

We have many more PINK products in store so you can show your support. Come by the store and PINK out yourself and your family today!

THINK SUPPORT

At Fleet Feet Knoxville, we believe the at the sports bra is one of the most important pieces of your workout equipment. A properly fitting will provide you with the support and freedom to move and exercise with comfort and confidence. We have bras from Enell and Moving Comfort - trusted companies that go above and beyond in sports bra technology. Our staff is trained to help you find the right support level for women of all sizes and we can fit from band size 30 - 52 and cup sizes A -E.

Scroll through the bras below to learn more about our bra offerings and to find out more about bra fit process, click here.

Also, during the month of October, Fleet Feet Knoxville will support the Susan G. Komen Knoxville Foundation by donating 10% of all bra sales to the organization.

Moving Comfort offers a wide variety of sports bras in all shapes and sizes made for all shapes and sizes. Scroll the different bras below to learn more, then come by the store for your personalized FIT.

Maia - Incredible support for full-cupped women in a full-coverage, underwire style that’s built as two bras in one.

• New shell fabric wicks and adds compression
• Seam-free interior molded cups
• Moderate-contoured cups
• Underwire
• Back-adjustable straps with gel padding for supreme comfort
• Adjustable back closure
• Encapsulation/Compression

Available Sizes
32C- 32E; 34C - 34E; 36C - 36E;
38C - 38DD; 40C - 40DD; 42C - 42DD; 44C - 44DD

 Endurance Racer - Sleek and sporty silhouette with a feather-weight feel and heavy-weight support.

• Seam-free interior molded cups
• Hidden side and under bust support
• Front mesh zones
• Bonded front-adjustable straps with concealed hook-and-loop closure
• Modified racerback adds support and on/off ease
• Reflective accents on back
• Adjustable soft padded back closure
• Encapsulation/Compression

 Available Sizes
30C- 30DD; 32C - 32DD; 34C - 34DD;
36C - 36DD; 38C - 38DD;

Rebound Racer - Offers powerful support for any sport in a sleek, seam-free design.  

• Seam-free interior molded cups for support and shape
• Subtle-contour cups give shape, modesty and maximum moisture transfer with a seamless look
• Front adjustable straps with concealed hook-and-loop closure for easy, custom-fit adjustability
•Adjustable keyhole back closure for easy on/off and custom-fit

Available Sizes
30B- 30DD; 32B - 32B; 34B - 34DD;
36B - 36DD; 38B - 38DD;

Jubralee - Support and comfort in a flattering design. Rigorously tested in Moving Comfort's biomechanics lab to ensure the best support and fit possible.

• Seam-free interior molded cups for support and shape
• Subtle-contour cups give shape, modesty and maximum moisture transfer with a seamless look
• Interior front yoke
• Hidden side and under bust support
• Shaped front adjustable straps with concealed hook-and-loop closure
• Adjustable soft padded back closure

Available Sizes
30B - 30E; 32B - 32E; 34B - 34E; 36B - 36E;
38B - 38E; 40B - 40E; 42C - 42DD; 44C - 44DD

Alexis - Active women are fans of Alexis for its easy pull-over design, stylish look, and strong support. Designed for smaller-cupped women, this bra’s contoured cups offer both modesty and a feminine silhouette.

• Seam-free interior molded cups encapsulate for extra support and shaping
• Maximum-contour cups give shape, modesty and maximum moisture transfer with a seamless look
• Front and back Powermesh zones provide ventilation to keep you cool
• Back adjustable straps provide a custom fit

Available Sizes
S - XL

Vixen - This bra has earned favorite status for its racer-back design, contoured cups, flattering v-neck, and feminine accent piping.


• Seam-free interior molded cups encapsulate for extra support and shaping
• Moderate-contour cups give shape, modesty and maximum moisture transfer with a seamless look
• Back Powermesh zone provides ventilation to keep you cool
• Flattering front shaped seams give feminine, supportive shaping

Available Sizes
S - XL

 

Enell's mission is being "dedicated to providing well-endowed women with the opportunity to fully participate in an active lifestyle by offering state of the art, high quality performance apparel." We carry multiple sizes in multiple colors of Enell bras, if we don't have your size, we will order it for you. Enell also offers custom fit bras and our staff can also help you order a custom fit bra.

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The ENELL SPORT’s patented design eliminates bounce while providing superior support and comfort. Made from a LYCRA® Spandex blend (90% nylon/10% LYCRA®). The SPORT is a critical piece of athletic equipment that answers the prayers of well-endowed athletes.

SHOULDER COMFORT – Wide non-stretch straps distribute weight to reduce shoulder fatigue.

MOVEMENT CONTROL – Wide elastic band and motion control neckline eliminate up and down movement.

SECURE CLOSURE – Fastens your girls simply and securely with hook and eye closures.

COMFORT CONTROL – Wide band provides a secure fit that moves with your body.

CONTROL AND COMFORT BACK – The full back with cross-strap design provides posture enhancing back support.

NATUREXX® MOISTURE MANAGAGEMENT PERFORMANCE FABRIC – Fabric wicks away moisture to keep you cool during the most intense workouts.

Now that you know a little more about sports bras, come by the store today and we will help your next workout be supported, comfortable and happy!

THINK SAFETY

Did you know that drivers can more easily recognize the human form when runners wear multiple points of light and drivers can see runners who wear proper visibility gear from SIX TIMES the distance than runners who don't? Also, most pedestrians are hit between 6 pm and 9 pm. The sun is already starting to set earlier and next month, the time will fall back for Daylight Savings Time, making it darker even earlier. At Fleet Feet Knoxville, we want to make sure you are safe out there and have worked hard with many of your favorite vendors to carefully select safety products for you to keep you bright, Seen and Lit in low light.

Below are of some of the products we've brought in to keep you safe. Make sure you come by and talk with our staff about the right options for you so we can help you Be Bright, Be Seen and Get Lit!

Join us at our Safety Run & Glow Expo - we will go out for a fun run and have lots of gear for you to check out that will help you stay visible. Make sure you stick around, we'll be giving away some great visibility items to keep you bright, lit, seen and aglow!

NATHAN

Nathan does it up right with their visibility accessories so you can Get Lit. We have many of their visibility line to choose from to keep you bright in low light.

ClipLight - Featherweight light that clips onto clothing or just about anywhere else with an included, adhesive ClipPod. 

 

Breakaway Sleeves - Ergonomic™ performance arm warmer enables full range-of-motion while offering maximum protection and highly-visible reflectivity.

 

LightSpur - Whether running or biking, having this secure and lightweight LED spur will help you stay seen and safe. Best yet? Its replaceable watch battery offers 100+ hours of illumination.

 

LightBender - An incredibly lightweight and comfortable LED band, the LightBender wraps around your arm to provide 360-degree visibility. Better yet? It’s completely sweatproof, waterproof, and powered with an easily replaceable watch battery for 100+ hours of illumination.ely sweatproof, waterproof, and powered with an easily replaceable watch battery for 100+ hours of illumination.

BROOKS

 

 

 

In the low-light hours before dawn and after dusk, the run takes on a different nature. The outside world may appear calm but inside, your adrenaline soars and senses sharpen; the dark brings new energy to your run.

The NightLife Collection brings high-contrast apparel with strategic retro-reflectivity to been seen under the cover of night and early morning. Handy features such as and strategically placed, bright, but not too loud colors and retroreflective details make these pieces perfect for the after-hours. . Whether you take on the night to take on the run, or you just don't have time to fit your run in during daylight hours, the NightLife Collection brings safety in style.

Check out what we have to offer for the Brooks Nightlife line so you can Be Seen.

Nightlife Reflective Vest II - Adjustable and lightweight, the Nightlife Reflective Vest II will provide high visibility in low-light conditions with 3M™ Scotchlite™ retroreflective detail.

Nightlife Reflective Vest II

Nightlife Hat - This night owl delivers ample retroreflectivity and a flat LED light to keep you visible in any condition. Its removable battery pack -- which uses one CR2032 Lithium 3V battery -- makes it easy to replace batteries and wash your hat, while also doubling as a portable pen light. We will also carry the Nightlife Mesh hat which offers sun protection by day, high visibility by night. This lightweight, versatile cap helps protect you from too much or too little light. 360° of 3M™ Scotchlite™ retroreflectivity will get you noticed.

This night owl delivers ample retroreflectivity and a flat LED light to keep you visible in any condition. Its removable battery pack -- which uses one CR2032 Lithium 3V battery -- makes it easy to replace batteries and wash your hat, while also doubling as a portable pen light. - See more at: http://www.brooksrunning.com/Nightlife-Hat/280187831%2e010,default,pd.html?start=17&cgid=mens-apparel-nightlife#sthash.017yC5Yg.dpuf

LSD Lite Jacket- An indispensable companion for running, walking, and travel. Easy to pack and stash, the new L.S.D. Lite Jacket III brings loads of style to this windproof and water-resistant jacket. Clever features like double back ventilation, an easy cinch hood, and pack-in-pocket capabilities, make this a versatile piece a runner’s favorite. We've paired black with NightLife yellow to make you more visible on your runs after dark.

We also have safety products from many other companies who have worked hard in designing the ultimate in visibility and reflectivity. Check out what we have below to keep you aglow.

ASICS

In the low-light hours before dawn and after dusk, the run takes on a different nature. The outside world may appear calm but inside, your adrenaline soars and senses sharpen; the dark brings new energy to your run.

The NightLife Collection brings high-contrast apparel with strategic retro-reflectivity to been seen under the cover of night and early morning. Handy features and bright, but not too loud colors make these pieces perfect for the after-hours. Whether you take on the night to take on the run, or you just don't have time to fit your run in during daylight hours, the NightLife Collection brings safety in style. - See more at: http://www.brooksrunning.com/NightLife-Collection/NightLife,default,pg.html#sthash.CDwVsqJK.dpuf
In the low-light hours before dawn and after dusk, the run takes on a different nature. The outside world may appear calm but inside, your adrenaline soars and senses sharpen; the dark brings new energy to your run.

The NightLife Collection brings high-contrast apparel with strategic retro-reflectivity to been seen under the cover of night and early morning. Handy features and bright, but not too loud colors make these pieces perfect for the after-hours. Whether you take on the night to take on the run, or you just don't have time to fit your run in during daylight hours, the NightLife Collection brings safety in style. - See more at: http://www.brooksrunning.com/NightLife-Collection/NightLife,default,pg.html#sthash.CDwVsqJK.dpuf

ASICS Light Show -  ASICS has introduced their Lite-Show line, offering the ultimate in reflectivity to help keep you safe. Be seen floating on clouds with this special edition of the GEL-Nimbus 15, featuring an all over reflective upper and glow-in-the-dark GEL. With its plush, cushioned ride and stable platform, along with adjustments for improved upper fit, this update will please runners ranging from the underpronator to the moderate overpronator.


AMPHIPOD

Xsinglet - High brilliance reflective visibility with an up-to-date look and minimalist feel! Up to 40% more reflective area than standard running vests.  360° visibility and is fully size adjustable for both height and waist size.  Independently top rated.

Xinglet Flash LED™ - Same high brilliance reflective visibility as the Xsinglet, with FLASH. Features front AND back ultra-bright flashing strobe LEDs and a super efficient LEDs for long battery life.

Vizlet™/Vizlet™ LED Wearable Reflectors - These reflectors increase visibility in low-light conditions and can be attached to just about anything. The Vizlet come in many shapes and colors to keep you bright and seen and popping with color. Shapes include flowers, triangles in pink, orange and yellow.

Swift-Clip™ Cap Light - Super bright white dual high-intensity LED clip light. Fastens directly to cap or visor brim for ultra-minimalist visibility.

 

PETZL HEAD LAMPS

The TIKKA 2 offers great versatility with its three lighting modes (maximum, economic and strobe) which are accessed by a simple electronic push-button switch. In maximum mode, the four LEDs deliver 40 lumens of light and provide enough light to see over a distance of 29 meters. The economic mode optimizes battery life and therefore provides a long burn-time of up to 120 hours. The battery compartment is now hinged for easier access along with an easier to use closure system.

The TIKKINA 2 headlamp is designed to meet most everyday lighting needs. It has two lighting modes (maximum and economic) to adapt light quantity to the situation. It is also equipped with new, improved performance LEDs and a push-button switch. The compartment now has an easy-to-use system that allows the user to very easily change the batteries or to equip the headlamp with the ADAPT mounting system

The ultra-compact ZIPKA 2 headlamp is equipped with the ZIP retractable cord  system. This feature allows the headlamp to be worn on the head or wrist, or attached to any other support, like a tent pole, a bicycle seat post, etc. This lamp offers great versatility with its three lighting modes (maximum, economic and strobe) which are accessed by a simple push-button switch. The four LEDs deliver 40 lumens of light and provide enough light to see over a distance of 29 meters. The economic mode optimizes battery life and therefore provides a long burn-time of up to 120 hours.

Knuckle Lights™







Knuckle Lights™ is the first and only light designed to be worn on your hands, in the perfect position to light your path and be seen on your next run or walk in the dark.

We also have several Fleet Feet branded clip lights and flash lights in the store that you can clip on your hat, bike, belt and more so stop by the store today to let us help you choose the right safety products for you.

 

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