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Monthly Archives: October 2013


Wilson Six One Halloween Special

The Wilson Six. One provides more control for targeted slices, while the Amplifeel provides a clean feel for carving up the competition. The Parallel Drilling offers a more consistent, more forgiving stringbed to help cut your opponents down to size. [...]

October 31, 2013 Tennis
Happy Halloween from Holabird Sports!

Happy Halloween from Holabird Sports


October 31, 2013 Holabird Sports
Saucony Guide 7 running shoes

WATCH: Saucony Guide 7 Running Shoe Preview

Saucony’s flagship guidance model will hit the shelves this November with a midsole makeover. The Guide 7 will come complete with a heel-to-toe insert of PowerGrid, which is 15% lighter and 30% more resilient than the Progrid midsole used in [...]

October 30, 2013 Running
Walk Across America

George Throop’s Walk Across America: Inspiration One Step at a Time

George Throop is travelling down and around the lower half of the United States, from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean. That’s an unremarkable storyline considering business people, performers, and folks on vacation take trips across the country on a [...]

October 29, 2013 Running
Staff Picks Oct 25, 2013

Staff Picks: Stella McCartney, Maryland Pride & Sugarpova

adidas Stella McCartney Barricade tennis shoes adidas Stella McCartney Barricade tennis shoes are probably some of the best looking court shoes I’ve seen in a long time. These incredibly bold and vibrant colors are certainly head-turners and will serve as the [...]

October 28, 2013 Holabird Sports, Running, Tennis
NYC Marathon 2013 Nimbus

Big New York City Marathon News, Including Limited Edition ASICS NYC Shoes

November 3 is right around the corner, and after the 2012 New York City Marathon was canceled (for the first time in its 42-year history) due to Hurricane Sandy, runners are more excited than ever for this year’s race. The [...]

October 25, 2013 Running
Timex sports watches

Timex Offers Sports Watches for Every Fitness Need

With a watch for every active lifestyle, runners from all walks of life are sure to find a Timex that works perfectly for their fitness needs and goals. Tech Rep Kate Alexander stopped by Holabird Sports to pass along some [...]

October 24, 2013 Running
Girl running in the woods

Top Five Benefits of Trail Running

For those of us on the East Coast or up North, this might be the last few weeks to comfortably run outside. If you aren’t aware of all of the benefits of trail running, you should be. There are many [...]

October 23, 2013 Running
London Skyline

Tennis Great Andy Murray Awarded OBE

Prince William’s first investiture ceremony took place last Friday when he honored tennis great Andy Murray with an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire). Andy Murray thrilled the British public (and the world) earlier this year when [...]

October 22, 2013 Tennis
Staff Picks

Staff Picks: Gamma Ball Hopper, Stick Power & Power in Pink

Gamma Ball Hopper Hi Rise 75 My Gamma Ball Hopper Hi Rise 75 has served me well over the years and it’s still going strong. The folding handles are perfect for easy pick up and for standing the hopper while [...]

October 21, 2013 Holabird Sports, Running, Tennis