Posts Tagged ‘EB Lydiard Shoes’

36 Years Ago; The Nike Oregon Waffle Racer is Introduced

September 30th, 2009

Jason Lewis and Wes Galloway from Mizuno were in this morning to say hi and check on things.  Nice guys who are certifiable shoe geeks.  Jason took a few of the photos from one of our previous blog posts for his own Sneaker Consipiracy blog (  While in my office Jason asked to see the May ’77 Runner’s World magazine I got them from.  While thumbing through, he found an ad for the EB Lydiard Shoes, so he took a photo of it from his cell phone for future blogging use.  While he was looking at that issue, I pulled a few Runner’s World issues from ’73.  Wes was happy to see ads his dad had placed in the magazine for the infamous Phidippides Running Singlet.

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