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adidas Originals - “ZX Legacy” with Jacques Chassaing & Sam Handy | Video

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More than 25 years ago, adidas designer Jacques Chassaing had a challenge. The issue was how to running sneakers look appealing once again. Chassaing soon devised a solution - in the form of the adidas ZX 8000. With its exoskeleton-like TPU heel cage, the instant recognizable OG Aqua colorway and lemon yellow 3-stripes, the ZX 8000 not only won over fans in the running community, but introduced a different type of adidas to the street culture crowd. With the release of ZX Flux fast approaching, its designer, Sam Handy, sat down with Chassaing for a conversation on ZX Family’s past, present and where its going in the near future…