Nike SB has had a quiet start to the year, but one clean pair of kicks they’ve released comes in the form of a rider edition. Ishod Wair rides for SB and was recently blessed with his own kicks, the black leather on black suede falling nicely behind the graphite swoosh. A solid pair of black sneaks that should last you through the year, these are currently available in store at Cal-Surf for $95; stop by if you like what you see.
Nike SB continues to drop new iterations of their Janoski model this time utilizing their Hyperfeel technology. Embedded Zoom cushioning and a pliable outsole makes for a shoe that fits like a glove, perfect for skaters looking for complete control. Stylish enough to rock off the board, these are currently available for $120 via Premier; click the link below to check them out.
Nike SB recently gifted the world with their latest Dunk High release. It’s hard to believe that it took them this long to drop a black suede High with a gum bottom, a welcome addition to any sneaker aficionado’s collection. These should start popping up at your local SB retailers any day now, expect them to retail near $100.
Nike SB is planning to kick 2016 off with a bang, they recently announced the release of a new dunk low dubbed the “Bigfoot.” One look at the shoe proves the name is no fluke, brown suede sits atop a tan sole (not an actual gum sole) making for a safe, but clean colorway. Not too many concrete details regarding these, but word around town is these can be expected on shelves in mid-January.
Nike SB recently linked up with 2 Cincinnati skate shops on a pair of dunks commemorating Cinci’s World Series win in 1990. That year the final series came down to the Oakland A’s and the Reds, Cinci would go on to sweep Oak-town with ease serving as one of the most devastating World Series’ in recent (semi) history. Both kicks are suited in each teams colors with the high dressed in A’s green & yellow, while the low is dressed in Red’s colors with champion gold linings. History buffs will appreciate the American flags on each heel paying homage to the beginning of the Gulf War which coincided with the World Series. These are available now at Familia skatshop in Uptown, or click the link below to order them via Rock City Kicks.
Nike SB and legendary Michigan skate shop Premier will once again link up on a pair of Nike kicks set to release this weekend. No stranger to Nike collabs, Premier skate shop is easily among the nations best. Their most recent collaboration commemorates Fish Ladder Park and the rigorous journey that salmon must take to reproduce. The kicks feature the now classic salmon steak print on the toe and even a scaley looking swoosh, clean yet flashy at the same damn time. The dunk lows will retail for $100 while the Janoski Max versions will retail for $110, these will be available via Premier starting on Saturday, November 14th. Click the link below for more information and keep an eye out for more.
Nike SB has cooled off quite a bit since the beginning of 2015 but it appears they still have a few releases in the vaults. Their latest drop comes in the form of an all blue SB Dunk low, a homage to Arrested Development’s Tobias Fünke. For those who don’t know, the character Tobias had an obsession with painting his entire body blue (various situations) after going to a Blue Man Group concert. These should be available at your local SB retailer or you can click the link below and grab them now for $100 via Premier.
Nike SB recently released the latest kicks from their premium collection and they’re pretty interesting. The “Brown Paper Bag” name suits the “filbert” leather particularly well, a black lower and gum sole rounds out a surprisingly clean pair of kicks. These should be available at your local Nike SB retailer or you can click the link below and snag them via Premier for $110.
Just ahead of their upcoming collaboration with Nike SB, Supreme has released a quick edit featuring the team out in Paris. The edit only shows a few spots but these guys shred the shit out of them, Alex Olson even tops Benny Fairfax (Palace) with his own backside flip over the now fabled rail. Solid skating in this video, stay tuned for more from Supreme & Nike SB as they prepare to release their collaboration tomorrow.
Local Minneapolis skate shop, Familia, celebrated their 10th anniversary in June with multiple big bangs. The cherry on top came in the form of a quick strike collaboration with Nike SB that released at the end of the month. Highly coveted within the sneaker community, the Dunk High “Blue Ox” can still be found for relatively cheap considering the hype that surrounded their release. If you’re still dying to get your hands on a pair, you’ll be happy to know that multiple re-sellers can be contacted via Ebay with the shoes going for around $150 on average. Click the link below to take a look for yourself and stay tuned for more.