K·Swiss Introduces Limited Edition Collection Of K-Ona II Commemorative Flag Shoes

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K·Swiss will be introducing a limited edition collection of K-Ona™ II commemorative flag shoes for both men and women at the 2009 Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. The five different countries represented include Canada, Brazil, Japan, Germany and the U.S.A and will be sold exclusively at the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii October 10, 2009 for $130.
These limited-edition flag shoes will serve as a sneak preview for K•Swiss’ second generation ultra-lightweight K-Ona II running shoe hitting shelves in Spring 2009.  Designed specifically for fast days, race days and triathlons, the K-Ona II provides optimum comfort, breathability, stability, drainage and cushioning with its proprietary SUPERFOAM technology, FLOW COOL airflow system, industry leading water drainage, an Si-18® crash footpad, and a k-EVA midsole support, the K-Ona II is the ultimate shoe for Ironman World-class competitors.

Look for Chris Lieto, Tim O’Donnell, Luke McKenzie, Leanda Cave, Katya Meyers and more to be wearing their K-Ona’s as they cross the Ironman World Championship finish line!

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