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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 Unveils Zoom City Arena

New York City may not be lacking for nicknames, but it’s got a new one for All-Star Weekend, courtesy of Nike. The Swoosh has transformed parts of the Big Apple into Zoom City, and a key piece in the conversion takes the form of the Zoom City Arena. A …

Nike SB x De La Soul Collection

Legendary hip hop group De La Soul released their debut album, 3 Feet High and Rising in 1988. Their music spoke to a generation about freedom and creativity in expression and continues to influence artists, producers and skaters today. They laid the groundwork that made way for …

Nike Sportswear Valentine’s Day Pack

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and Nike is celebrating it in a colorful way with a special pack just for the ladies. To commemorate everyone’s favorite day of love, the Swoosh brand reimagined three of their most popular models – the Air Max 90, the …

Nike Roshe Run Mid “Grimm”

Made especially for the Grimm Gala that was held this past Saturday, the Nike Roshe Run Mid “Grimm” just might be the rarest pair ever. The charity event worked in conjunction with the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, which has worked with Nike very extensively in the past, …

Nike Zoom City SNKRS Station | An Inside Look

Ahead of the official opening of the Nike Zoom City SNKRS Station, our sister site Sneaker News was granted an early look at the high-concept pop-up shop, featuring an exterior built to resemble a giant Nike shoe box. Inside, some of the high-demand inventory includes the new Hyperchase and a gold …

Nike Unveils SNKRS App

Nike is set to launch the SNKRS app, a new platform for sneaker addicts to procure their coveted kicks. The app is positioned as a one-stop sneaker shop offering premium Nike sneakers, drawn from popular Swoosh franchises including Air Force 1, Air Max, Foamposite, Jordan and Nike SB. In addition …

Nike Tailwind | Size? Exclusive

Earlier in the year we previewed and gave a little background on the Nike Tailwind, the very first Nike sneaker to feature “the aura of air” in its sole unit. UK retailer size? gave us four colorways in late 2014, and once again they have bestowed two …

Nike SB Dunk High Premium “De La Soul” | Nikestore Release Info

Hot on the heels of a brief teaser video, Nike SB has revealed official images of the upcoming Dunk High Premium “De La Soul,” as well as the launch details for the vivid high-tops. The kicks commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the original low, employing a premium white leather build …

Nike Hyperchase

Originally unveiled through an upcoming frament design x NikeLab release, the new Nike Hyperchase is set for launch as a standalone model. The performance basketball shoe was designed by Tony Hardman with the Houston Rockets’ All-Star James Harden as the muse, featuring an asymmetrical design inspired by fighter jets. …