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The upper combines a bold gold waterproof base with rich turquoise overlays and black trim. There’s plenty of branding to be had here as well, with a GORE-TEX logo overlaid by a black Swoosh on the lateral midfoot. Meanwhile, a mountain graphic and small blue Swoosh grace the medial midfoot and heel, respectively. Technical graphics then appear on the throat, medial eyestays and insole for an additional hit of visual interest.
Meanwhile, the bottom portion offers a contrasting yang to the upper’s yin, using a dark red Cushlon midsole and a bright red lugged outsole to provide a warm and welcome contrast. Zoom Air units are loaded into both the heel and forefoot, while a “Born To Be Wild” text hit underlines the trail-to-road stylings.
The Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 36 Trail GORE-TEX “University Gold/Noble Red” is available on Nike.com now for $160 USD.