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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.

Nike Introduces a Slick New Runner: the Zoom Pegasus Turbo at werd.com

Nike Introduces a Slick New Runner: the Zoom Pegasus Turbo

Designed using feedback from Nike’s elite runners, including Eliud Kipchoge, the brand’s latest Nike run shoe to feature the ZoomX midsole and aerodynamic heel design is the Zoom Pegasus Turbo. This shoe also features a layer of Nike React foam for durability. The upper is made of translucent mesh with integrated Flywire cables.  Available worldwide August 2 and for NikePlus members on July 19.

Nike Drops the Self-Lacing Adapt BB Hoop Shoe at werd.com

Nike Drops the Self-Lacing Adapt BB Hoop Shoe

Nike just introduced the world’s first self-lacing basketball shoe. Seems like a critical feature, right? Totally. The Nike Adapt BB uses a technology the brand calls FitAdapt, which secures the shoe to your foot with an app. You can still lace the shoe manually but according to Nike this technology is just the first step in turning your shoes into a “mobile sports research lab” as new features & interactivity is developed.

Nike & Converse Update a Court Classic at werd.com

Nike & Converse Update a Court Classic

If you ever forget that technically, Converse is now Nike, the new All Star BB makes it clear. Designed in collaboration with Nike innovator Eric Avar, the shoe combines heritage Converse style with the latest in Nike performance, like a Quadfit mesh upper & drop-in React Core midsole. Available in May.

The Shoe Surgeon Teams Up With Jack Daniel’s for a Whiskey-Inspired Nike Classic at werd.com

The Shoe Surgeon Teams Up With Jack Daniel’s for a Whiskey-Inspired Nike Classic

An ostensibly odd pairing of a master cobbler and sneaker-head who goes by the name The Shoe Surgeon and Jack Daniel’s, as in the whiskey, has resulted in a fresh new bespoke Nike. Their limited edition Nike Air Force 1 combines luxurious black Horween and tan vachetta leathers with a gum rubber outsole and a distressed leather lining. Fewer panels and single stitching throughout the upper give it a refreshingly clean and refined look. Win a pair at the Lynchburg General Store pop-up in Los Angeles from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. this February 17-18.

Nike Roshe Two at werd.com

Nike Roshe Two

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One of Nike’s most popular shoes, the Roshe One, now has a predecessor. The all-new Roshe Two is slightly sleeker than the original but retains the comfortable, stretchable & breathable upper. It features a Tri-fusion IU midsole that incorporates foam of 3 different densities to balance comfort & support. It will be available from the SNRKS App, at global retailers and via the Nike Tech Book on September 1.

Nike’s Newest: The Zoom VaporFly Elite Flyprint at werd.com

Nike’s Newest: The Zoom VaporFly Elite Flyprint

Featuring a 3-D printed textile upper, Nike’s newest runner, the Zoom VaporFly Elite Flyprint was designed with input from marathon man Eliud Kipchoge, who won last year’s Berlin Marathon in the brand’s Zoom VaporFly. This shoe is ultra-lightweight and fully breathable, basically made for winning races. It will debut at the London Marathon on Kipchoge’s feet as well as in a limited run through the Nike App.

Nike Drops a Swoosh-Free Cortez Premium at werd.com

Nike Drops a Swoosh-Free Cortez Premium

Nike’s latest iteration of the classic Cortez runner is another Cortez Premium but unlike the iconic original & the logo-laden variant that dropped last fall, this one has no swoosh on the visible side, making it a bit more low-key, especially in its understated black leather color way. Available now at Nike.com.

Improved Comfort & Durability Highlight Nike’s Metcon 4 Trainer at werd.com

Improved Comfort & Durability Highlight Nike’s Metcon 4 Trainer

Developed in partnership with Nike’s elite crossfit & training athletes—workout animals like Josh Bridges & Sara Sigmundsdottir, Nike’s latest addition to its Metcon shoe line, the Metcon 4 features the same outsole and underfoot cushioning as the 3 but features improved durability, new forefoot cushioning, an additional lace eyelet for a total of 6, and extra padding in the tongue.

Nike’s ISPA Joyride Brings Equal Parts Tech & Style at werd.com

Nike’s ISPA Joyride Brings Equal Parts Tech & Style

Nike’s forward-looking ISPA footwear collection, which stands for Improvise, Scavenge, Protect, & Adapt adds a new futuristic model with the release of the Nike ISPA Joyride. ISPA pulls ideas from across design, fashion, and materials science to create the new & the next. This shoe sits atop a 3-pod Joyride outsole & features a loose upper design designed to be easy-in & easy-out & then folds over for use & straps down for stability.

The Big Nike Low at werd.com

The Big Nike Low

The 80s-era Nike Big Low made famous by the Bullets’ towering 7’7” center Manute Bol is making a comeback. Available in the original white/red & white/gray colorways, the shoe features a tumbled leather upper and classic Nike wordmark branding across the heel. Available soon.

Nike Introduces Training-Focused, Zoom-Loaded SuperRep Shoe at werd.com

Nike Introduces Training-Focused, Zoom-Loaded SuperRep Shoe

Designed for intense, dynamic workouts, like HIIT and Crossfit, Nike’s all-new SuperRep and leaner SuperRepGo shoes feature a pair of visible Air Zoom pods in the forefoot for impact absorption and stability. An articulated break in the outsole, called the Burpee Break, creates the perfect launch pad for jumping and off-the-toes motion. The SuperRep GO is a lighter-weight variant for mellower at-home workouts and Nike will also offer a SuperRep cycle shoe for all you spin fanatics. The SuperRep drops worldwide 01/02/20.

Nike Introduces Joyride Technology in Flyknit Runner at werd.com

Nike Introduces Joyride Technology in Flyknit Runner

Nike is never not innovating. Their all-new Joyride cushioning technology is the brand’s latest progressive leap. Designed for energy return and lightweight performance, the Joyride outsole features cushioning pods filled with thousands of TPE beads, strategically positioned in foot strike zones. As you move, the beads expand in all directions—Nike calls this multi-dimensional displacement—the idea is that it gives wearers a fit & feel that is more personalized and better for your feet. The Joyride Run Flyknit will be available worldwide on August 15.

Nike Revives Original Waffle Racer at werd.com

Nike Revives Original Waffle Racer

It’s been more than 40 years since Nike debuted its original Waffle Racer and today it’s back and at a reasonable price. Designed by Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman in 1977, the remake is offered in the OG blue/yellow colorway with a slim nylon and suede upper atop that signature sole with the classic square waffle nubs.

Nike Introduces Body Heat Sensitive AeroAdapt Fabric at werd.com

Nike Introduces Body Heat Sensitive AeroAdapt Fabric

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AeroAdapt is a new proprietary material from Nike designed to help keep athletes at their optimal temperature so that sweating, overheating or getting chilled won’t interfere with a workout. The moment this fabric senses sweat, its moisture-reactive yarns open the fabric to release body heat and let air in. The wetter the material gets, the more it opens. As the moisture evaporates, the vents close to trap body heat, helping to prevent the athlete from feeling chilled or staying wet during a warm-up or cool down. AeroAdapt will debut in five garments in the new Nike Pro Collection from the brand’s Training division.

Nike Flyknit Elite at werd.com

Nike Flyknit Elite

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Nike’s latest golf technology is called Articulated Integrated Traction, an asymmetrical outsole designed to facilitate better footwork and provide improved traction through the entire swing. It debuts on the new Nike Flyknit Elite that features a Lunarlon midsole and lightweight, breathable Flyknit upper.