The Air Jordan 1 Retro High "Olympic" Drops in August

Just ahead of the Rio Games
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The upcoming Rio Olympics have inspired a number of sneaker releases this summer, and Jordan Brand's latest contribution goes the gold-medal route in terms of thematic design. The Air Jordan 1 Retro High takes on classic color blocking that sees a white a leather base with royal blue overlays, accented with metallic gold hits on the signature Swoosh and Air Jordan "Wings" logo on the collar. A pop of Infrared on the tongue tag, along with a Jumpman embroidered in tonal fashion on the heel, round out the details. Look for the kicks to launch August 1 through select Jordan retailers, including Sneaker Politics

Release Date: 8/1/16 (Monday)

Also check out the 2016 Air Jordan 1 "Banned," and the Air Jordan 31 Experience at Las Vegas.