The pairs feature a mesh base with leather overlays over the toe, eyestays, heel counter, and heel tab. GORE-TEX branding can be found on the lateral mudguard and tongue tab meanwhile “Nike and the swoosh name and design are trademarks and your guarantee of quality” text is imprinted on the lateral heel counter. The “Olive” pairs opt for black laces and contrast-stitched lateral swooshes, with a light grey base, off-white midsole, and olive-colored overlays and outsole. The “Shattered backboard pairs feature a similar construction fitted with GORE-TEX waterproof technology in orange, brown, black, and sail hues.
The Air Force 1 GORE-TEX sneakers are set to release in the coming weeks on Nike’s website and select retailers for $150 USD.
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