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Nike Free Trainer 3.0 V4

Nike has unveiled the latest iteration of its Free Trainer, the Nike Free Trainer 3.0 V4. Featuring a completely revamped upper with a woven circular-knit mesh, the shoe carries a lockdown fit that strengthens when the foot is engaged, thereby reducing friction while also preventing slippage. The one-way stretch of the upper …

Nike SB Paul Rodriguez 9 Elite

Paul Rodriguez joins truly elite company as a Nike athlete who has at least nine signature shoes. The new Nike SB Paul Rodriguez 9 Elite is marked by innovation, featuring ultimate flexibility provided by Nike hexagonal Zoom Air units in the forefoot, along with a foot-fastening lockdown fit …

New Balance 997 – OG Colorway Returns

Proving that sometimes bolder isn’t necessarily better, New Balance releases an original grey colorway of their 997 silo. The New Balance 997 was reintroduced after a long hiatus back in early 2014 with the same grey look, but no one is complaining to see the premium suede …

adidas Skateboarding Durado ADV Boost – Unveiled

adidas Skateboarding has just introduced a new member of their squad with the release of the adidas Skateboarding Durado ADV Boost. Building on the successes of its predecessor, the ADV Boost, the Durado is the brand’s most innovatived skateboard shoe to-date, boasting next level support and superior …

Nike Air Penny “Sharpie” Pack | Release Info

On the heels of last month’s initial look at the Nike Air Penny “Sharpie” Pack, we now get another detailed look at the highly anticipated release, along with the official release date for the two-piece set. This is a sequel of sorts to the Penny Hardaway-centric “Shooting Star” Pack …

Sneaker Con Los Angeles June 2015 Event Recap

This past weekend Sneaker Con was in Los Angeles for a star-studded event that coincided with the 2015 BET Experience at LA Live. Support from BET meant that the two-day extravaganza was free to all attendees, who showed up in force to buy, sell and trade the most …

NikeLab Air Zoom Elite 8

The latest sneaker to get the NikeLab treatment comes from the Nike Running performance segment. The silhouette of choice is the Air Zoom Elite 8, featuring single-layer Flymesh construction finished in olive green up front and pale pink in the back. Monochromatic Flywire cables add lock-down stability while …

adidas by Raf Simons Spring/Summer 2016 Footwear Collection

Previewed on the runway at Paris Fashion Week, the Spring/Summer 2016 footwear collection from acclaimed designer Raf Simons and adidas is fully unveiled here, featuring three carry-over silhouettes — the Stan Smith, Ozweego 2 and Response Trail — and also a new style in the form of the …

A History of PUMA Shaping the Sneaker Industry

Sibling rivalry played a significant role in the forming of two heavy-hitter sneaker brands: adidas, founded by Adolf Dassler, and PUMA, founded by brother Rudolf Dassler. The latter originally staked its claim in performance sports through track and field, before branching out to soccer (the legendary Pelé wore …