Tag results for: Nike Running

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Nike Zoom Air Running Collection

Following a decade of research and development, Nike Zoom Air was first introduced in 1995, encapsulated within the outsole to act as a propulsion system under the athlete’s foot. It begins with lightly-stretched tensile fibers woven inside a pressurized Nike Air unit, which release their tension when the wearer’s foot … READ MORE

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Nike Sock Racer – “Genealogy of Free” – Black Pack

Part of the Genealogy of Free Black Pack that showcases precursor models to the advent of Nike Free technology, the Nike Sock Racer features a groundbreaking silhouette, one that became a favorite among marathon runners and triathletes following its original release in 1986. Like many innovations the … READ MORE

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Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit – Summer 2014 Collection

With summer on deck after an already-strong spring season, Nike is queuing up the release of their latest collection of their Free 4.0 Flyknits. With a colorway to satisfy ever sneakerhead’s needs, these sock-like runners show off their lightweight, flexible design with multi-colored effect. For women, Nike … READ MORE

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AFEW x Nike Flyknit Lunar2 Lux – “V” | Charity Auction

Ahead of its fifth anniversary celebration, Düsseldorf’s AFEW boutique enlisted help from Nike to create a commemorative Flyknit Lunar2 edition. Billed as the AFEW x Nike Flyknit Lunar2 Lux “V”, the special design features a leather tongue in Bordeaux red layered beneath a suede overlay in black. … READ MORE

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Nike “Genealogy of Free” 10th Anniversary – Black Pack

What’s better than Nike introducing one 10th Anniversary pack celebrating their ground-breaking Nike Free technology? Of course, a second take, which is coming in the form of a 10th Anniversary Black Pack of the “Genealogy of Free” line. As with the first black and gold series that … READ MORE

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Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit “Multicolor”

Joining the Nike Free family is this new colorway of the Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit, featuring the ever reliable “Multicolor” theme we’ve seen on past Flyknit builds. This particular pair grounds the dense array of colors with solid black paneling at the toebox, lining and midsole topline. … READ MORE

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Nike Flyknit Mask 2nd Edition by Zhijun Wang

During our email exchange last month about his Nike Flyknit Mask, ZJ Design’s Zhijun Wang privately hinted that he was already working on a second version. Since then, the Beijing-based designer utilized the second half of his Nike Flyknit Racer to create the Nike Flyknit Mask 2nd Edition. Constructed … READ MORE

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Nike Flyknit Racer – Summer 2014 Releases

New colorways of the Nike Flyknit Racer have been MIA for a few months now, but it would appear the absence isn’t any indication of an imminent retirement. Instead, the first-gen Flyknit model is set to return in a duo of contrasting hues, one featuring a teal … READ MORE

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Nike Free Trainer 5.0 NRG – “Jerry Rice”

Voted as the “#1 NFL Player of All-Time” by NFL.com, wide receiver Jerry Rice holds the league’s records in catches, yards and touchdowns, numbers that will remain unbroken for sometime. As a way to honor his mind-boggling achievements over a 20-year career in professional football, Nike created … READ MORE

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Nike Air Max Day “To Infinity and Beyond…” Tribute by Coolrain

From special releases to sneaker customization, Nike ushered its first Air Max Day last week with various festivities worldwide. This also included many one-of-the-kind exhibition such as the one done by toy designer Coolrain for Nike Korea. To highlight its lighter-than-air feel and space age design, Coolrain … READ MORE

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Nike Air Max Breathe Collection

It all started with leather, canvas and suede, gradually technical materials like mesh became the go-to components in making the Nike Air Max line of footwear. Then, material science took a big leap during the last ten years with Nike’s introduction of Hyperfuse, Tape, Vac-Tec and most … READ MORE