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  Charlie's Sneaker FAQ and Glossary - D
Brother of Rudolf Dassler, the founder of Puma.
) Grandfather of Adi Dassler, the founder of "A.
Brother of Adi Dassler, the founder of adidas.
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 Zu den Marken: adidas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
1920 - Adolf (Adi) Dassler entwickelt in seiner Werkstatt in Herzogenaurach bei Nürnberg seinen ersten Schuh.
Adi Dassler ist in Bern vor Ort und passt noch in der Spielpause die Fußballschuhe den Bodenverhältnissen an.
Nach dem Tod Adi Dasslers wird das Unternehmen von Adis Frau Käthe, seinem Sohn Horst und seinen Töchtern weitergeführt.
www.markenmuseum.com /cms/index.php?id=73   (400 words)

  
 adidas Press Room - Adi Dassler - the man who gave adidas its name
Adi Dassler was the first entrepreneur to use sports promotion in order to make the public aware of his innovations.
Adi Dassler died in 1978, at the age of 78.
Horst Dassler died unexpectedly in 1987, at the early age of 51.
www.press.adidas.com /en/DesktopDefault.aspx/tabid-28/41_read-1203/print-1   (818 words)

  
  The Dassler Legacy larry's adidas page
Adi's sister marked chalk patterns on leftover military bags, while Adi glued, sewed and nailed the shoes together.
Dassler became widely known as the "equipment manager of the world." His shoes were first worn in Olympic competition in 1928, and from then on he worked with everyone from Olympic athletes to national soccer teams.
Dassler experimented with sharkskin as a sole material and kangaroo skin for the sides of his shoes.
adidas.freehomepage.com /dassler_legacy.html   (915 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Adi Dassler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The company is named after its founder, Adolf (Adi) Dassler, who started producing shoes in the 1920s in Herzogenaurach near Nuremberg.
Rudolf Dassler, Adi's brother, founded a rival company, Puma, in 1948.
After a period of serious trouble following the death of Adolf Dassler's son Horst Dassler in 1987, the company was bought in 1990 by Bernard Tapie, for 1.6 billion French francs ($320 million), which Tapie borrowed.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Adi-Dassler   (403 words)

  
 Boots FactsFigures
Adi Dassler was the first non-American to be entered in the American Sporting Goods Industry Hall of Fame in 1978?
Adi Dassler made his first sports shoes entirely by hand, without the use of electricity or any other source of energy?
Adi Dassler choosing the right cleats during the Soccer World Cup 1954.
www.land-of-ideas.org /CDA/boots_factsfigures,4715,0,,en.html   (659 words)

  
 history ||| sadida.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It was there, in a village by the name of Herzogenaurach, located 12 miles to the north and the west of Nuremberg, that those simple three stripes were brought to life by adidas' founder, Adolf "Adi" Dassler.
Adi's brother, Rudolf went on to create the puma brand in 1948 after a dispute with Adi.
And, another Adi Dassler, who just happens to be the grandson of the founder of adidas, has launched his own shoe company, A.
www.sadida.com /Adidas/a_history.htm   (530 words)

  
 Adidas
Adi Dassler’s aim was to provide every athlete with the best possible equipment.
It all began in 1920, when Adi Dassler made his first shoes using the few materials available after the First World War.
After a period spanning almost 70 years, the Dassler Family withdrew from the company in 1989, and the enterprise was transformed into a corporation.
www.villageshoes.com /adidas.html   (154 words)

  
 adidas - REGI-SHOES.COM - Sneakers, Bags and Shirts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Adi Dassler developed a gym and training shoe for runners in Herzogenaurach near Nuremberg.
The German national team is wearing shoes with screw-on and replaceable studs of Adi Dassler who even adapts the shoes to the ground conditions in the break.
Adi Dassler dies at the age of 78.
adidas.regi-shoes.de /adidas_english.html   (1117 words)

  
 Adidas
Adolf (Adi) Dassler se narodil roku 1900 v Německu.
Láska ke sportu ovšem přece převládla, a tak si Adi postavil svoji první obuvnickou dílnu v matčině bývalé prádelně.
Adolf a Rudolf Dasslerové se poté rozdělili a každý založil svou vlastní firmu: Adolf Dassler zakládá "adidas" Rudolf Dassler zakládá "Puma".Roku 1954 Adidas uvádí první kolekci oblečení.
www.hodinky-parfemy.cz /p-adidas   (192 words)

  
 Horst Dassler -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Son of (additional info and facts about Adi Dassler) Adi Dassler who founded Adidas.
Horst Dassler started Adidas France in Landersheim, competing against his own family's (additional info and facts about Adidas) Adidas Germany and rival (additional info and facts about Puma AG) Puma AG.
Horst Dassler was also responsible, along with (additional info and facts about Patrick Nally) Patrick Nally for the founding of "The Club" an exclusive group who uses the money from sports marketing to control international sport.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/H/Ho/Horst_Dassler.htm   (89 words)

  
 adidas kicks off Superstar celebration
To mark the 35th anniversary of the shell toe, adidas has given friends and fellow sneaker lovers from the music, art and fashion worlds the chance to create their own unique pair of Superstars, resulting in a 35-strong collection of shoes in celebration of one of the world's most recognizable and ubiquitous fashion items.
Surely not even the Superstar's creator Adi Dassler, upon its innocent introduction in 1969, could foresee it transcending its natural home of the basketball court to evolve into the cultural fixture and timeless icon it would later become.
Within a few years of its introduction it was being worn by over 75% of all NBA players, proof of its revolutionary technology which remains relevant today; over the course of the next few years it would advance from the court to the sidewalk and, consequently, further into the public's consciousness.
www.bizcommunity.com /Article/196/82/5213.html   (525 words)

  
 The Brothers Dassler Fight On | Business | Deutsche Welle | 16.03.2002
Of the two brothers, "Adi" was the expert shoemaker and designer, fashioning his first track & field cleats at the age of 20.
Their shoes were worn in tennis and soccer championships and American sprinter Jesse Owens brought them international recognition when he won gold in their shoes four times at the Summer Olympics in 1936.
Adi stayed and, a year later, renamed the Brothers Dassler company using the first syllables of his first and last name.
www.dw-world.de /english/0,3367,1431_A_473700,00.html   (743 words)

  
 My Adidas Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It was there in that small German village located 12 miles northwest of Nuremberg that those simple three stripes were brought to life by Adidas' founder, Alfred "Adi" Dassler (b.
Adi created the Adidas sportswear company in 1948 after realizing the need for performance athletic shoes.
Adi's brother, Rudolf, went on to create the Puma brand that same year after a dispute with Adi.
www.calpoly.edu /~cm/studpage/bgary/Adidas.html   (273 words)

  
 Horst Dassler - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Horst Dassler started Adidas France in Landersheim, competing against his own family's Adidas Germany and rival Puma AG.
Horst Dassler was also responsible, along with Patrick Nally for the founding of "The Club" an exclusive group who uses the money from sports marketing to control international sport.
This page was last modified 22:11, 20 Apr 2004.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Horst_Dassler   (93 words)

  
 Horst Dassler - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Horst Dassler is the son of Adi Dassler, who founded adidas.
Horst Dassler started adidas France in Landersheim, France, competing against his father's adidas Germany and his uncle's PUMA AG.
This page was last modified 08:30, 10 October 2005.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Horst_Dassler   (85 words)

  
 Adolph Dassler on Almondnet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
In 1920 Adolph Dassler, a shoemaker from Herzogenaurach Germany, made his first pair of training shoes...
November 3, 1900 - Adolph Dassler is born.
Adolph Dassler (founder of Adidas) - Abbreviation: TheFreeDictionary.com
www.tailormadegolf.co.uk /golf/adolph_dassler.html   (412 words)

  
 Deutschland Land der Ideen - Zahlen und Fakten Schuh
...Adi Dassler niemals zu Sportveranstaltungen außerhalb Europas reiste?
Adi Dassler, 1954, während des WM-Spiels in der Schweiz beim Aussuchen der richtigen Stollen
(Franz Beckenbauer über Adi Dasslers Sicht der sich wandelnden Sportwelt)
www.land-der-ideen.de /print.php/CDA/fakten_schuh,4072,0,-print-1,de.html   (595 words)

  
 Adolf Dassler - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Adolf Dassler, also known as Adi Dassler, is the founder of the sportswear company Adidas.
The company's name comes from his nickname and the first three letters of his last name, as shown: Adi Dassler.
This page was last modified 11:13, 27 October 2005.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Adi_Dassler   (61 words)

  
 AMF bei adidas | AMF Grafenau Funktionsdecken - Mehr Raum für Neues
Bereits 2004 wurde ein Architekturwettbewerb ausgelobt, der die Aufgabe hatte, ein "Adi Dassler Brand Center" als das Präsentationsgebäude für die Markenwerte, Konzepte und Produkte von adidas mit ca.
Das Architekturbüro hatte im „Adi Dassler Brand Center“ folgende Nutzungen vorgesehen:
Dadurch ist im täglichen Betrieb des Adi Dassler Brand Centers sichergestellt, dass entstehende Geräuschpegel auf spezielle Bereiche begrenzt bleiben und dort bereits weitestgehend reduziert sprich absorbiert werden.
www.amfgrafenau.de /amf/index.php?mode=shownews&artid=347&groupid=155&listposition=8&   (491 words)

  
 mental_floss library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Adidas isn't a foreign term, but is named for the company's founder, Adolf (Adi) Dassler.
Born in Germany in 1900 to a professional cobbler, Adolf (called Adi) devised spiked shoes for track and field events when he was just out of his teens.
Dassler's wife and children took over the business after he passed away in 1959.
www.mentalfloss.com /archives/archive2002-11-03.htm   (190 words)

  
 Financial Review - How to beat Nike   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Named for its founder, Adolf (Adi) Dassler, adidas (industry people say AH-di-DAHSS, or just AH-di) has the most pedigreed past in all sneakerdom.
In fact, the founder of Puma was the brother of Adi Dassler.
The two had a falling out, so Rudolf Dassler made his own brand, housing it in the very same village.
afr.com /perspective/2003/01/18/FFX6LTXY0BD.html   (4114 words)

  
 History of shoe designers, their biography, their lives, and contribution to shoe fashion. History of shoe designer ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Dassler brothers Adi (adolf) born in Germany 1900 and Rudolf, born in Germany 1902, were shoe makers.
Later on, when Adi died his daughters sold the company to French politician Bernard Tapie.
In the 70's Adidas trainers had been an anti-establishment fashion statement worn with jeans, but in the defiant label-aware 80's, branding took over and a sportswear company found itself at the heart of a fashion movement.
www.dilpreetbawa.com /historyofashion/shoeadidas.html   (191 words)

  
 Dryz:
At stake are the manuscripts of the play  Blind Beauty and a novel originally rejected publication in the late 50’s.
In the 1920s, the Dassler shoe-brand's popularity soared especially in athletics after one of the two brothers, Adolph invented spiked shoes.
Adi Dassler formed … as you might have guessed, Adidas, his brother Rudi Dassler formed _____?
stuact.tamu.edu /stuorgs/ia/howdyindia/miniedapr03/Dryz.htm   (1917 words)

  
 ACADEMICS STUDYING Adidas
In 1996 Adidas signed the International Football Association FIFA Code of Conduct against child labor in the production of footballs and international unions (ILO) are doing some monitoring since July, 1st, 1997 (CCC).
Adi’s brother Rudolph Dassler split and formed his own company called Puma.
Horst (Adi's son) split off from his parents and formed a rival company in France; Horst took over the parent company in 1985.
cbae.nmsu.edu /~dboje/AA/academics_adidas.htm   (1882 words)

  
 Footwear News: Armin Dassler dies at 61; was guiding force behind Puma. (Armin A. Dassler, Puma AG) (obituary)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Footwear News: Armin Dassler dies at 61; was guiding force behind Puma.
Armin Dassler dies at 61; was guiding force behind Puma.
Armin Dassler dies at 61; was guiding force behind Puma HERZOGENAURACH, Germany - Armin A. Dassler, the man credited with building Puma into a worldwide athletic footwear force before selling off his stake in the once family-held company, died Oct. 14 at the age of 61, Puma officials disclosed.
calbears.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_hb3070/is_199010/ai_n7751903   (290 words)

  
 Adidas Paintmaster - Hip Hop Galaxy
Named for its founder, Adi Dassler, Adidas athletic footwear has a heritage dating back to the 1920’s of making the world’s most influential shoes for athletes.
Adidas CC Response Named for its founder, Adi Dassler, Adidas athletic footwear has a heritage dating back to the 1920’s of making the world’s most influential shoes for athletes.
Adidas D Cool Named for its founder, Adi Dassler, Adidas athletic footwear has a heritage dating back to the 1920’s of making the world’s most influential shoes for athletes.
www.hiphopgalaxy.com /adidas/adidas-paintmaster-article1853.html   (675 words)

  
 History
18 August - adidas is registered as a company, named after its founder: 'Adi' from Adolf and 'Das' from Dassler.
After Adi Dassler's death, Adi's wife Käthe, his son Horst, and his daughters carry on the business.
Under the CEO Robert Louis-Dreyfus, adidas is moving from being a manufacturing and sales based company to a marketing company.
www.adidas-salomon.com /en/overview/history/default.asp   (319 words)

  
 Adidas Adi Dassler Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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