Sneaker History

June 15, 2019

Sneaker History – From Skyhook to Superstar

The bond between an athlete and his shoe can be a massive factor in the athlete’s career. Your shoes are one of the factors that help you play more efficiently and...
June 7, 2019

Timeline of the best Air Jordan designs

In two weeks the 33rd edition of the Air Jordan will be released (18th October 2018). That is a reason for us to look back […]
May 30, 2019

Timeline of The Puma Basketbal Sneakers

For almost 20 decades, basketball wasn’t on the agenda at Puma. It isn’t that Puma didn’t make itself relevant in the industry, its quite the […]
February 22, 2019

Sneaker History – The Bastard Child Of The Air Jordan 1

Every college squad that rocked the OG Dunks had personality. It’s been called the twin of the Nike Terminator and the bastard child of the […]
January 26, 2019

Sneaker History – His Airness’s Royal Kicks

The seventies were an amazing time for basketball footwear. So many different brands released new basketball shoes, creating more choices for NBA players than they had ever had.
December 13, 2018

Sneaker History: A giant among men

Ever heard of the Mikan drill? Most players practise this exercise to learn how to score the basketball. It originates from one of the first superstars in the NBA, George Mikan.
December 4, 2018

Timeline of the signature LeBron James sneakers

The new LeBron sneakers, the LeBron 16’s are inspired by their own design history. It all started when LeBron entered the NBA, and it hasn’t […]
October 22, 2018

Sneaker History – Pump Up and Air Out!

  The eighties were the Golden Era of basketball sneakers and many innovative designs completely changed the game. One of those designs was “the Pump” […]
July 30, 2018

Sneaker History – A New Era

In 1966 two brothers with an eye for business and a gift for shoe manufacturing and their best friend had an idea to start a […]
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