In light of the difficult challenges ahead, Anthony Roletto tackled them since and continue to do so with humor, indicated clearly on his highly personalized Nike SB Vulc Rod. Diagnosed with Denys-Drash Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that cause renal, or kidney, failures, little wonder Roletto listed his kidney as one of his prized possessions. In expressing his “gratitude”, Roletto added miniature kidneys on to the Nike SB Vulc Rod sockliner. Part of the 2011 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection, the Anthony Roletto designed Nike SB Vulc Rod will be on sale for $65, with all proceeds going to the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Scheduled to launch on November 5th through select Nike retail locations.
Release Date: November 5th, 2011 (Saturday)