“Big, bold and full of nuanced visual cues” is how Nike are describing their latest collaboration with Off-White and famed designed Virgil Abloh. The forthcoming collection, which channels Abloh’s perspective on the world’s most popular sport, football.... Read More | Share it now!
Arriving on Air Max Day, March 26th, will be Sean Wotherspoon’s hugely playful Nike Air Max hybrid. With the show finally getting a wide release, select Australian retailers will be stocking this colourful sneaker which is the result of the recent Vote Forward content held by Nike in 2017.... Read More | Share it now!
Whatever happens when you mash a music festival with an interactive obstacle course is exactly what’s going to go down at Collingwood Art Precinct on Saturday 3rd March, as Nike Australia invite locals and visitors to The House of Go. For one weekend only, Nike will be taking over the precinct with what they’re describing as a sensorial celebration of Nike’s latest running innovation, the Nike Epic React.... Read More | Share it now!
Paul George of Oklahoma City Thunder has found himself in the middle of a pretty unexpected fashion collabo, linking Nike Basketball and Sony PlayStation with the new all-new PG-2 “PlayStation” colourway. Designed after the gaming console’s DualShock 4 controller and signature PlayStation symbols, the shoe sports a futuristic look and has been heavily detailed by designer Tony Hardman, who was also behind Paul’s PG-1 expression.... Read More | Share it now!
Amidst the Christmas rush you may have missed out one of Nike’s latest releases, the newest iteration of the company’s extremely popular NikeCourt Vapor line. Enjoying somewhat of a showcase at the Australian Open this month, the Air Zoom Vapor X, which first hit shelves in December, is the new expression of that series, designed with insight with longtime collaborator Roger Federer who describes the new pair as “the next generation” and “lighter than the 9 and 9.5”.... Read More | Share it now!
Some of the absolute hottest sneakers on the market right now are coming out of “The Ten” series, a collaboration between Virgil Abloh and Nike that has gone gangbusters across the global sneaker community. The Off-White founder has given the world some gorgeous footwear with this series, and Aussies are about to get their chance to grab a pair of either the Nike Blazer x VirgilAbloh ($200 AUD) or the Air Jordan 1 x VirgilAbloh ($250 AUD) through an exclusive raffle system coming up in November.... Read More | Share it now!
Sneaker freakers and running junkies rejoice – seven years in the making, the Nike Air VaporMax has finally arrived. Landing this week in Australia, the shoe is now available to shop at Nike.com, Hype DC and Footlocker – and we’re sure these kicks will disappear pretty quickly. This year marks 30 years of the Nike Air Max – the original dropped in 1987 as the first shoe to showcase large, visible Air-cushioning – and for 2017, the VaporMax shakes things up with a new innovative design that boosts the sneaker’s performance, all while maintaining that iconic Air Max street style. So, what’s so special about these sneaks? It’s all in the make-up.... Read More | Share it now!
In an overdue move from Nike, the sportswear empire is officially launching their online service locally in Australia as of tonight, Wednesday 25th May. Around the world NIKEiD is celebrated for its comprehensive level of customisation offered to athletes, allowing customers to fully express themselves on the footwear that they want representing them, choosing design, material, tread, print, and colour, even adding their name, number, date, and either a personal message or classic Nike logo.... Read More | Share it now!
The Nike Free collection has been around and growing for over a decade now, and it’s latest evolution has been realised with five new releases from the iconic sneaker brand, each possessing progressive geometric auxetic midsole designs to enable athlete’s natural motion and develop strength for both running and training. The new releases come as a result of new studies which have revealed how the foot expands and contracts upon impact with, and lift-off from, the ground. Auxetic midsole mimics how the body and foot react to force by absorbing shock while accounting for the dual-plane expansion in foot size that occurs throughout an athlete’s foot strike.... Read More | Share it now!
To celebrate the 29th anniversary of the Nike Air Max 1, the Air Max Lab is set to open in Surry Hills, where Nike Sportswear will hold a month-long program of footwear-related events. The Lab will open on the 12th of March with a Q&A session with local sneaker-heads like Christopher Kevin Au, Jazz Bonifacio and Sneaker Freaker Editor-in-Chief Simon “Woody” Wood.... Read More | Share it now!