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basketball

08/07/2019
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THE NIKE AIR FORCE 1

THE NIKE AIR FORCE 1   Originally released in 1982 and designed by legendary Nike designer Bruce Kilgore the Nike Air Force 1 was Nike’s venture into the world of the NBA. Before Nike concentrated on the running market and did so well but them moving towards the basketball scene Nike were keen in putting together a basketball shoe. Bruce Kilgore took certain aspects of existing basketball shoes tweaked them like move from a traditional herringbone outsole to a circular outsole to help with players using their pivot foot. When... Read More

01/06/2018
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Flashback Friday: From the Court to the Street – The Evolution of Converse

The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star has been in constant production since 1917, and has gone virtually unchanged since 1949. Its gone from the world’s most prevalent basketball sneaker to a lifestyle staple and it remains beloved both for its history and its simplicity. We’re taking you on journey into the history of the famous Chuck Taylor All Star and the evolution of this prominent brand. Converse began in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specialising in galoshes (rubber based shoes). The company was originally called ‘Converse Rubber Shoe Company’, created by... Read More

Big Adidas releases. 16/01/2014
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This is the year of the Superstar…

The Adidas Superstar is beyond legendary. This year sees a big celebration for a real legend in the world of footwear.  The Superstar hits 45 and there are going to be some BIG things happening. Keep your ears open and your eyes peeled. This year you can expect a myriad of releases of this most famous of sneakers and you will not want to miss any of them!   GET READY…!!! Follow us on Instagram @natterjacks