Nike’s Annual Air Max Day Kicks Off This Week, Here’s Whats To Drop

Sneaker brands, known or unknown, release new models, collaborations and retros week in and week out to continue the stirring of sneaker culture’s melting pot. The competition has risen over the years with the introduction of new technology and the use of celebrity influencers, thus presenting an even larger variety of selections for sneakerheads and casual shoppers alike.

To ease your anxiety, take a look at the list below and let us know what launches you’re looking forward to.

Nike Air Max 1/97 “Sean Wotherspoon”

Release Date: March 26
Release Price:  £160, available at select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike SNKRS

The main attraction of this year’s Air Max Day is finally here. Round Two’s Sean Wotherspoon won Nike’s Vote Forward competition last year and is now seeing an official launch. Wotherspoon’s creation adds corduroy to its Air Max 97 upper as it rests atop an Air Max 1 outsole.

ACRONYM® x Nike Air VaporMax Moc 2 “Johnny’s Icy Passage”

Release Date: March 26
Release Price:  £225, available via select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike SNKRS

Following its rendition of the Air Force 1 Low, ACRONYM® places its own spin on the Nike Air VaporMax Moc 2. The Errolson Hugh-led fashion house slaps a unique camo print on its Flyknit upper, while its heel counter and texture have also been upgraded. Dubbed “Johnny’s Icy Passage,” black and white makes up the majority of its coloring, in addition to subtle hints of Volt.

Nike Air Max 270

Release Date: March 26
Release Price:  £150, available via select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike SNKRS

Nike’s Air Max 270 ushers in a trio of new colourways in “Hot Punch,” “Total Orange” and “Photo Blue.” The Swoosh’s biggest Air Unit yet gets dipped in the aforementioned hues, while its upper and midsole are covered in white. Engineered mesh makes up the majority of its upper, while its ankle entry features neoprene for flexibility and comfort.


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