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Nike got its name of today in 1972 but was founded in 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports in Beaverton, Oregon. Founders Bill Bowerman & Philip Knight first design was the Waffle Trainer & they have since then put out too many classic models to mention. These classic models and Nike’s smart sponsorship and marketing has made them the worlds largest footwear brand. The famous swoosh logo, which adorns nearly all of Nike’s shoes, is a sign of quality and design perfection.

Nike Introduces FLYEASE Technology for Athletes of All Abilities

It started with a letter. High school student Matthew Walzer was about to begin college, but his cerebral palsy made it virtually impossible for him to tie his shoe laces, prompting him to pen a letter to Nike. After all, starting college was daunting enough without having …

Nike Air Max 95 “What The”

The Nike Air Max 95 is the latest Nike silhouette to get the “What The” treatment. The mashup retrospective is a fitting tribute to the iconic Air Max model, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary. While the shoe’s basic framework remains intact — including the mesh and …

Watch “Short a Guy,” Nike’s New Spot Featuring Anthony Davis, Mike Trout and Andrew Luck

Nike‘s latest video spot, “Short a Guy,” features the longest pickup game — spanning a multitude of different sports — on the hottest day of the year. Getting off your skateboard because the guys at a neighborhood basketball court is “short a guy” can lead to a …

Concepts Teases Its New Collaboration With Nike SB

We don’t know if you’ll have to get past the Knights Templar for Concepts‘ upcoming collaboration with Nike SB, but the New England retailers is going all in on a “Holy Grail” theme for the release, complete with teaser images shrouded in a mystical fog. Look past …

Supreme x Nike Skateboarding GTS

After a long run in the spotlight following its 1993 debut, the Nike Great Tennis Shoe – or GTS – saw its run as a dual on and off court model slowly cool. It wasn’t until it was appropriated by skaters like Guy Mariano, Pepe Martinez, and …

Nike Air Force 1 Low – Dark Suede

Dark suede has never looked as good as it does on this latest women’s Nike Air Force 1 Low. Up top, the Dark Loden colorway takes care of everything from the laces, to the Swoosh branding, and, of course, the all-over suede build, itself also picking up …

Kevin Durant Discusses the Inspirations That Shaped the Nike KD8 in a New Podcast

The newest episode of “The Prototype” podcast from Nike Basketball features a conversation with Kevin Durant, who discusses what makes him such a fearless competitor, how he’s evolved into the ultimate hybrid player, and the inside stories that helped inspire his new signature shoe, the Nike KD8. Clocking in …

Nike Zoom Penny VI Premium “Black/Metallic Copper”

The latest release of the Nike Zoom Penny VI borrows a page from a classic Foamposite colorway, resulting in this Black/Metallic Copper edition of the latest Penny Hardaway signature. The striking silhouette utilizes a Megafuse upper with copper tinged Foamposite accents, plus integrated Flwyire delivering stability and a visible Zoom Air heel …

Nike Roshe One “Iguana”

After touching the Zoom Stefan Janoski Mid and the venerable Air Jordan Future in a similar fashion, we now see the Swoosh extend their multicolored build to the Nike Roshe One “Iguana”. Boasting a primarily brown “loden bamboo” canvas upper, the look is vibrantly balanced with multi-colored …