Men’s Sneakers

Nike ACG Tackles Winter Weather with Gore-Tex at werd.com

Nike ACG Tackles Winter Weather with Gore-Tex

Merging urban style & outdoor sport, Nike’s versatile ACG footwear line is popping off for the holidays. The 2020 Holiday capsule includes winterized, Gore-Tex clad versions of both the ACG Air Nasu & the  ACG Mountain Fly shoes, offering weatherproof performance for all-terrain winter adventure. Both shoes will be available in early November.

Nike x Undefeated Unveil Kobe 5 Proto “Hall Of Fame” Edition at werd.com

Nike x Undefeated Unveil Kobe 5 Proto “Hall Of Fame” Edition

In honor of the late, great Kobe Bryant, Nike and Undefeated have partnered up on a special edition shoe to mark his posthumous induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The Kobe 5 Proto “Hall Of Fame” features a gold & purple colorway in a mix of luxe materials. A red-to-purple gradient swoosh features numbers 24, 8, & 10, denoting his 2 Lakers jerseys and one from USA Basketball. Release date TBD.

Adidas Launches 3 Mean Terrex Runners at werd.com

Adidas Launches 3 Mean Terrex Runners

With the launch of the Terrex Protohype capsule, Adidas gains ground on Nike, Hoka, & NB, who’s recent trail running kicks have left Adidas in the dust. The 3 new trail-specific runners in this collection include Boost foam, Parley fabrics made of recycled ocean plastics, BOA closure technology, and dirt-slinging Continental outsoles. Choose from the Agravic BOA, the lean & light Terrex Two Parley, or the flagship Terrex Two Ultra Parley. Available Sept. 1.

Nike’s Metcon 6 Makes Hot Summer Workouts Cooler at werd.com

Nike’s Metcon 6 Makes Hot Summer Workouts Cooler

Designed to go hard in the summer heat, Nike’s latest training shoe, the Metcon 6 is 16% more breathable than its predecessor, plus lighter, and it comes for the first time, in a flyEase variant. Developed with elite fitness athletes it features a Hyper Lift insert to support squats, snatches, & cleans, as well as a dual-density drop-in midsole for cushioning those box jumps & double-unders. Global release: August 31.

Converse Dunks One with the All-Star BB Evo at werd.com

Converse Dunks One with the All-Star BB Evo

The latest evolution of the Chuck Taylor All-Star is the mid-top BB Evo, a performance basketball shoe developed with a group of rising NBA & WNBA pro players. The shoe features a streamlined light mesh and textile upper and a Nike React midsole for cushioning. A distinctive wraparound diamond-pattern outsole with a retro-inspired foxing stripe completes the design. Available August 1.

Air VaporMax 2020 Flyknit is Nike’s Most Sustainable Shoe Yet at werd.com

Air VaporMax 2020 Flyknit is Nike’s Most Sustainable Shoe Yet

Designed from the ground up to be Nike’s most sustainable shoe, the Air VaporMax 2020 Flyknit is constructed with 50% recycled content. There are a few qualifiers but this minimalist high-tech runner achieves a standard of efficiency & sustainability called Circular Design. The shoe features the brand’s first full-length VaporMax air unit and the Flyknit upper is made of yarn containing 67 percent post-industrial recycled content. Available July 23.

Nike ACG’s Air Zoom AO Tackles All Environments at werd.com

Nike ACG’s Air Zoom AO Tackles All Environments

Nike’s trendsetting ACG lineup just added the Air Zoom AO, a versatile & amphibious active-outdoor shoe designed for nature walks, summit pushes, and everything in between. It features a one-piece booty-style upper inspired by the VNM football shoe. Quick-pull lacing, a water-draining outsole, and ZoomAir cushion make it a solid choice for all your summer adventures. Available July 9.

Jordan Reveals Air Zoom Renegade Runner at werd.com

Jordan Reveals Air Zoom Renegade Runner

The latest Zoom Air-equipped runner from Nike’s Jordan brand is called the Renegade. With a look that mirrors the Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT%, this new shoe features a translucent TPE upper, 2 red Zoom Air pucks under the EVA midsole, and debuts in a red/black/white color scheme called “Infrared 23.” Available soon via Nike.com

Nike Unveils New Pegasus Trail 2 at werd.com

Nike Unveils New Pegasus Trail 2

The swoosh is giving off-road runners something to be hyped about as summer amps up. The all-new Pegasus Trail 2 adds a fresh silhouette to Nike’s trail running lineup, joining the Terra Kiger, Wildhorse 6, and its predecessor the Pegasus 36 Trail, this lean, well-cushioned runner looks tough and quick. It features a React foam midsole with Zoom Air in the forefoot for rebound.

York Athletics Made a Sweatshirt Shoe at werd.com

York Athletics Made a Sweatshirt Shoe

Upstart footwear brand York Athletic just dropped a fresh variant of its popular Henry trainer. The Henry Sweatshirt features an upper of sweatshirt jersey material, a breathable and durable custom-engineered knit that offers functional 2-way stretch. A custom PU foam sock liner provides cushioning and moisture wicking and its lightweight EVA midsole is finished with a gum rubber outsole.

A Classic Reborn: The Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Game Royal” at werd.com

A Classic Reborn: The Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Game Royal”

A throwback Jordan drop is always welcome and Nike’s latest Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Game Royal” does not disappoint. The contrasting and deftly balanced black-white-royal blue colorway is a clean variation on a certified classic. It features retro branding details and retains all the features that have made it one of the most iconic Nike designs of all time. Available May 9

Nike’s Adapt Auto Max is the Latest Auto-Lacing Swoosh at werd.com

Nike’s Adapt Auto Max is the Latest Auto-Lacing Swoosh

Nike shocked sneakerheads around the world with this unexpected drop. Scheduled for its debut on 03/26, AirMax Day 2020, the release of the Adapt Auto Max marks the first auto-lacing Air Max made for the masses. It features programmable flashing lights as well as lacing you can control from your Apple Watch or iPhone, similar to its other auto-lacing models, but evolved & improved. The orange & grey “Motherboard” colorway is the first to be unveiled.

Converse Steps Outside the Box with CX Collection Kicks at werd.com

Converse Steps Outside the Box with CX Collection Kicks

Drafting off the steady stream of re-imagined classics from its parent company Nike, Converse is jumping feet-first into the wild kicks mix with the release of the CX collection. These new CX versions of the iconic All-Star & Chuck Taylor are designed around the brand’s 3F’s: form, fit, and function. They feature fresh materials, cushioning, and technologies that push these classic silhouettes into fresh territory.

Vans Introduces All-Terrain UltraRange EXO at werd.com

Vans Introduces All-Terrain UltraRange EXO

With the release of the UltraRange EXO, Vans adds yet another lightweight & comfort-focused shoe to its all-terrain footwear lineup. It’s got an UltraCush tongue featuring breathability ports for superior airflow and the co-molded UltraCush Lite midsole delivers cushy comfort with no extra weight. A full rubber-wrapped reverse waffle lug outsole ensures solid traction in all environments. Available now in 13 eye-catching colors.

Nike Expands Groundbreaking Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT% Lineup at werd.com

Nike Expands Groundbreaking Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT% Lineup

Finally, a pair of sneakers that will actually make you jump higher & run faster, and you won’t get kicked out of the Olympics. Great news all the way around for Nike’s Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT%; the shoe developed to help Kipchoge break the 2-hour marathon threshold. The controversial shoe’s combination of full-length carbon fiber plate, ZoomX cushioning, & Zoom Air Pods enable runners of all abilities to achieve new levels of speed and endurance. Nike is also launching 2 additional variants of the shoe: the training focused Tempo NEXT%, and Nike Air Zoom Tempo NEXT% FlyEase. Due out summer 2020.