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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 Air Force 1 Low “Preserved Icons”

Just in time to celebrate America’s 239th birthday, the Swoosh is out with this creative Nike Air Force 1 Low “Preserved Icons”. Designed after the Statue of Liberty, this shoe is designed with a unique upper that will change colorways between a white and a rust-like copper …

NikeLab Air Zoom Elite 8 | Release Info

Neutral coloring is the hallmark of NikeLab, and each of the upcoming three colorways of the NikeLab Air Zoom Elite 8 (we unveiled the first one here) stays true to that pared-down aesthetic. The design emphasizes the lines on the shoe’s upper, with the distinctive color blocking creating …

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 “So Fast” Ad Campaign Packed with Athletes

Don’t blink when you watch this new Nike “So Fast” Ad Campaign; it’s packed with top athletes from around the world from every type of playing field. Just launched today, the series features the entire “Legion of Zoom,” including Kobe Bryant, Alyson Felix, Serena Williams, Richard Sherman, …

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 …

Nike Ordem 3 Soccer Ball – Unveiled for Top Flight League Play

All three of Europe’s elite soccer leagues will kick-off the 2015-2016 seasons with the Swoosh’s most advanced football ever, the Nike Ordem 3. With a unique, eye-catching colorway for each the Premier League, La Liga, and Serie A, each ball with feature Nike’s proprietary aerodynamic technology, Nike …

LEGO Nike Air Yeezy 2 “Red October”

From the same creative mind that brought you the block-only Air Jordan XI “Concord”, we are now getting our first up close look at this LEGO Nike Air Yeezy 2 “Red October”. Taken on by Tom Yoo, the project sees an exact redention of last year’s hotly …

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 …

Nike Co-Founder Phil Knight Will Step Down as Chairman

Phil Knight, the Nike Chairman who co-founded the sportswear giant back in the late ’60s, has announced plans to step down in 2016. The 77-year-old has endorsed current Nike President and CEO Mark Parker as his successor. “For me, Nike has always been more than just a company — …