Nike is one of the most successful and leading footwear sports brands worldwide and has lead the way for revolutions in technology for an array of different athletes. Founded in 1963 by Bull Bowerman and Phil Knight, the Nike company now controls a staggering 60% of the market share of sports goods.
Nike has built up a reputation for also making some of the best running shoes for some of the leading athletes around the world including many famous runners such as Usain Bolt, Mo Farad and Linford Christie. The complex design and incredible comfort of all ranges of shoe have secured their place as a favourite for many athletes.
All of Nikes shoes are designed to withstand the most brutal elements and power athletes to the finish line. A popular running shoe called the Nike Air Max 90 made a name for itself in the 1990’s when it was the first shoe to ever be released with air max cushioning. This state of the art air impact system was the first of its kind ever seen in any type of running shoe. Nike has revolutionized the sneaker game as the world knew it by bringing some of the most forward thinking and practical sneakers that still to this day have not changed at all.
Another popular running shoe and one that had made a great name for itself since the start of the 1990’s was called the Nike Air Huarache. A favourite shoe of many famous celebrities such as Mike Tyson and Michael Jordan, this sneaker featured an off sole, with a heel cage and famous sock lining. The Nike Air Huarache has cemented itself as one of the best sneakers that Nike has ever released.
It is safe to say that in 2014, the Nike Huarache sold more pairs than Nike has ever witnessed. While the success of the Huarache has proved to be a blessing for Nike, other recent models have been released in their OG colourways such as the Nike Air Jordan Infrared. The Nike Air Jordan Infrared was one of Michael Jordans favourite pairs of sneakers and one that he won many championship basketball matches with. These sneakers feature a black suede upper, with a translucent icy outsole and hits of Infrared and can be ordered online by visiting the leading UK retailer for Nike shoes over at http://traineraddict.com
Nike has pioneered the way we look at sporting equipment and the lead designer Tinker Hatfield is a visionary when it comes to design. Another famous design out of Nike was called the Roshe Run. The Nike Roshe Run was a sneaker that took its inspiration from Zen and meditation and has also proved to be a popular seller. Due to its comfort and lightweight aesthetic feel, there have been many websites setup that are dedicated to this one particular shoe.
Which ever model of Nike sneaker is you favourite, it really is safe to say that everyone of us at some stage has had a set of Nike trainers in our collection. Keep your eye for the summer 2015 releases as these will sell out very quickly.