RUNNING SHOE brand Hoka One One has announced that UK runner Adam Hickey is the latest has commited to wearing the brand’s shoes and clothing in 2017.
The 28-year-old Southend AC man joins Jonny Hay, Andrew Douglas, Claire Duck, Louise Small and Georgie Bruinvels to become a key member of Team HOKA UK.
“I’m really looking forward to working with HOKA ONE ONE in 2017,” said Adam. “I love the shoes and I’m excited about the new racing and competition gear coming down the line.”
Highlights of 2016 for Adam include placing 2nd in the National XC Championships and Inter-Counties XC Championships and winning the Manchester Half Marathon in a time of
64:61. Adam is also ranked 3rd in the UK over 10km with 29:03, a time set during his win at the Brighton 10k in April.
Daljiat Gill, marketing director for HOKA ONE ONE Europe, said, “We are delighted to welcome Adam to the HOKA fold. He is a top-class performer on road, track and country
and shares the ambition we have as a brand to work with the very best.”
Alongside running his own personal training business and doing some modelling, Adam is currently training for the British Cross Challenges in Milton Keynes on the 12th November
and Liverpool on 19th November.
Adam enjoys wearing HOKA’s Clifton, Clayton and Huaka models for training, and favours the Tracer for racing.