July 17, 2017 - The Zoom Vaporfly 4% pairs a Nike ZoomX midsole (for responsive cushioning) with a full-length carbon plate (intended to minimize energy loss during toe bend without increasing demand for the calf). Together, these features can make runners, on average, four percent more efficient than Nike’s previous fastest marathon shoe.
The Nike Zoom Vaporfly 4% in Ice Blue/Bright Crimson/University Red/Blue Fox will be available July 20 at select retailers, Nike+ in North America, and on nike.com in other locations around the world.
The Blue Fox/Bright Crimson/University Red/Black colorway (pictured) is available July 20 at select retailers.
May 26, 2017 - Using vacuum-printed sublimation to achieve maximum brightness and a smooth, HD gradient, Nike designers achieved the first-ever eight-color, rainbow Swoosh design on the lateral side of the black and white Flyknit Racer BETRUE. The rainbow gradient references the original eight-color Pride flag.
The Nike Flyknit Racer BETRUE is available in key cities starting June 1 on Nike+, SNKRS, nike.com/nikelab and at select retailers, with the exception of the U.S., where it is available starting June 5.
May 26, 2017 - The NikeLab Air VaporMax Flyknit BETRUE has the first-ever rainbow-colored VaporMax Air unit, maintaining the eight colors of the original 1978 Pride flag beneath a dark violet Flyknit upper. Each VaporMax Air unit is created at the Nike Air Manufacturing Innovation facility in Oregon, where Nike designers and manufacturers came together to create an entirely new process for dyeing an air bag with more than two colors for the first time.
The NikeLab Air VaporMax Flyknit BETRUE is available in key cities starting June 1 on Nike+, nike.com/nikelab and at select retailers, with the exception of Nthe U.S., where it is available starting June 5.
May 26, 2017 - The Classic Cortez Nylon Premium is available starting June 1 in a Ivory/Pine Green colorway on Nike+, nike.com and at select retailers.
May 24, 2017 - The new Nike Beautiful X Powerful Collection is inspired by sprinter Elaine Thompson’s hard work, dedication and victories. The assortment, which includes the Nike Beautiful X Powerful Cortez Classic, is comprised of five Nike footwear icons in crisp, white perforated leather with hints of gold. Each shoe is also embellished with Elaine’s signature, her mantra "one life, one chance" and her winning times, 21:78 for 200 meters; 10:71 for 100 meters.
The Nike Beautiful X Powerful Collection is available starting June 1 on Nike+, SNKRS, nike.com and at select retailers.
May 24, 2017 - Last November marked the release of the Special Field Air Force 1, a shoe that fuses two of Nike's most iconic shoes for winter, the Special Field Boot and the Air Force 1. Today, the shoe — known simply as the SF AF-1 — evolves into a mid, maintaining the adjustable ankle straps, premium, full grain leather and rip stop ballistic nylon of the high.
The Special Field Air Force 1 Mid debuts with engineered, tiger-stripe camouflage jacquard and a double-zipper entry at the heel. Text on the lateral side of the shoe is grounded in the aesthetic of technical specifications. Urban Utility Footwear refers to the product's function, and Summer '17 refers to the season.
This SF AF-1 Mid is available starting June 8 on Nike+, SNKRS, nike.com and at select retailers.