Innovation from adidas Springblade

Electricity 560x218Have you seen these wacky adidas Springblade running shoes yet? The idea is certainly innovative and revolutionary, but will people buy them? They look like they would certainly work on the track, but we wonder how effective they would be for everyday use.

Springblade is the first running shoe engineered specifically to help propel runners forward. Springblade’s radical design delivers Explosive Energy in every step with 16 individually tuned Energy Blades that provide one of the highest energy returns in the industry.

They’re now available in bright “Electricity” styles, which makes us happy because like everything in life, we like our sneakers unique and loud. Some NFL superstars were given a peek of these new runners back before the season, and the video below captures their reaction :

Get yours at and join the conversation on Facebook and on Twitter with #Springblade.

Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.

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