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Release of a voting rights announcement according to article 26, section 1.1 WpHG (Securities Trading Act) with the aim of a Europe-wide distribution

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  Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is
  responsible for the content of this announcement.
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Person/company obliged to make the notification:
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Name:    Barclays Global Investors UK Holdings Limited
Place:   London
State:   England

Company data:
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Name:    adidas AG
Address: Adi-Dassler-Str.  1-2, 91074 Herzogenaurach
Place:   Herzogenaurach
State:   Deutschland 

23.04.2008

Barclays Global Investors UK Holdings Limited, London, England, informed us pursuant to 21 section 1 WpHG (German Securities Trading Act) on April 22, 2008, that the percentage of voting rights held by them in adidas AG, Herzogenaurach, Germany, (ISIN DE0005003404), exceed the threshold of 3% on April 17, 2008 and on this date amounted to 3.01% of the voting rights (6,131,853 shares with voting rights).

3.01% (6,131,853 shares with voting rights) of these voting rights are to be attributed to Barclays Global Investors UK Holdings Limited pursuant to article 22 section 1 sentence 1 no. 6 WpHG in connection with article 22 section 1 sentence 2 WpHG.

Herzogenaurach, April 23, 2008

adidas AG The Executive Board

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Branche: Recreational & Sports goods
ISIN: DE0005003404
WKN: 500340
Index: DAX, CDAX, HDAX, Prime All Share
Börsen: Börse Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard
Börse Berlin / free trade
Börse Hamburg / free trade
Börse Stuttgart / free trade
Börse Düsseldorf / free trade
Börse Hannover / free trade
Börse München / free trade

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