Karhu, meaning bear in Finnish, was established in Finland in 1916. A leading athletic brand in Europe, they have provided technical running and outdoor gear for over 100 years.

Their tradition of efficiency-driven innovation has kept Karhu on the cutting edge of athletic technology, with air cushioned mid-soles, balanced biomechanical support, and advanced forward-propulsion design.

With their authentic heritage in running and a deep connection to the outdoors, Karhu follows the Finnish principles of design simplicity and running purity.