Those fearful of the cold, claustrophobic, or impatient need not to apply. A line-up for any special edition product launch is never an easy endeavor. Add darkness and plummeting temperature, the harsh reality sets in quite quickly. But for the 200 or so die-hards, the midnight queue in front of Nike Sportswear 21 Mercer was just the start as the annual release of the Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection. marks the beginning of holiday release season. From now till Christmas’ Eve, the pace will be fast and furious. So if you aren’t ready for the long wait, the cold, the occasional raucous, you should really reconsider for the next midnight line-up. In the meantime, the Nike Doernbecher Freestyle 2011 Collection is now available at select Nike retail locations, including Nike Sportswear 21 Mercer.