Not sure how, but this original topic from a year ago seems to be missing. Thought I would update it.
My original article on the topic-
As a runner and race kit designer I see a lot of race merch. And the Boston Marathon “Celebration” Jacket by Adidas is supposed to be the pinnacle of marathon swag. But ask around you’ll likely hear as many complaints as compliments.
Here’s the thing - The Boston Marathon “Celebration” Jacket kinda, sorta, constantly, always sucks.
This year’s was just released and (surprise) it sucks and runners hate it.