Originally a fictional concept from the mind of Tinker Hatfield, the Nike MAG, first seen in 1989’s Back To The Future II, now lives on as FACT. After presenting Michael J. Fox with the first-ever self-lacing Nike Mag last year, Nike is letting go of 89 pairs of this sneaker icon to random entrants for the raffle. To enter, make a $10 donation to the Michael J. Fox Foundation at mag.rallyup.com and you are automatically entered. There is no limit to how many tickets you can enter, but the deadline is October 11th, 2016. Winners will be notified on October 17th.Try the self-lacing Nike Mag for yourself at the Nike+ Clubhouse at 45 Grand; it will be open today from 10 AM EST to 8 PM EST and tomorrow from 1 PM EST to 5 PM EST.
Today we get our best look yet at the anticipated original colorway of the Nike Air Max 97 in “Royal”. Officially Atlantic Blue, the Air Max 97 returns in one of its lesser-known OG looks, obviously overshadowed by the iconic “Silver Bullet” edition, featuring a blend of royal blue synthetic nubuck with silver mesh and neon yellow accents.An absolute must-have for Air Max aficionados, the “Royal” Air Max 97 still doesn’t have a confirmed release date, but expect them soon at select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike.com. Until then, inspect them fully with these images, and stay tuned for an official release date. And don’t forget that theSkepta x Air Max 97 drops this weekend.
The Air Jordan 1 continues to be a staple of the sneaker world given its legendary status as the shoe that just could be responsible for the modern sneaker industry. Jordan Brand is updating the grail with a brand new construction featuring new technology with the Air Jordan 1 Flyknit debuting in the “Bred” colorway on September 9th for $200 USD. Today we get a detailed on-foot look courtesy of the lifestyle specialists over at Hypebeast. The details shine from the updated leather on the tongue tag to the camouflaged Wings logo in a matching Varsity Red shade. This won’t be the only colorway releasing either, as the Air Jordan 1 Flyknit “Royal” will release October 7th. Check out more detailed on-feet shots of the coming Jordan 1 Flyknit in the classic Bred/Banned look and stay tuned for more updates via our Jordan Release Dates page.