Newton Running are the industry leader in performance running shoes that actively support and strengthen natural running motion and the choice of champion runners and triathletes around the world.
It is the ideal opportunity to reignite the brand to the Australian market as we enter an exciting new era of Newton introducing three different POP designs.
There is a great history with Newton Running shoes and Australia; in total they have delivered Craig Alexander and Michellie Jones five world championship titles between them.
PSD, formerly known as Performance Plus Imports has been in operation since March 1 2009 and has expanded its business interests significantly, now representing high profile brands including the sole distributor for Fuel Belt, and one of the world’s leading cycling suppliers CeramicSpeed.
PSD, General Manager Damon Hughes said, the team at PSD are excited to again be the sole Australian distributor of such a marquee brand with our first stock expected to hit the stands in September 2015.
“We are looking forward to again working to grow the Newton Running brand through our extensive network of retailers and support from our valued consumers. The expertise and profile that Dan brings to our business is invaluable.”
The versatile actor and presenter is also a very accomplished triathlete having spent the past 20 years involved in the triathlon and multi-sport world, as an athlete, ambassador, commentator and fan. He now joins the experienced team at PSD as an investor.
McPherson grew up in the Sutherland Shire at Cronulla, the heartland of triathlon, and home to multiple world champions. He has accumulated an impressive list of results having raced around the world over Olympic and long distance races.
About Newton Running
Boulder, Colorado-based Newton Running is the leader in performance running shoes that actively support and strengthen natural running motion. Newton Running’s patented Action/Reaction™ technology provides highly responsive cushioning and protection plus ground feel, minimal heel-to-toe drop and lightweight comfort. Newton Running form
clinics, hosted in partnership with specialty running retailers worldwide, help runners learn their natural running motion. Newton Running is proudly committed to social responsibility and supports numerous charitable organizations.