If you were paying attention earlier this summer, you should have noticed our friends over at adidas added a new member to the #BOOST club, the adidas PureBOOST DPR and adidas PureBOOST DPR LTD. The adidas PureBOOST DPR LTD provides its wearers with the bare necessities, not too much, not too little. This model is very similar to the adidas PureBOOST in that it offers wearers a lightweight, knit-upper and a full-length BOOST midsole; however, the two are very different.
The PureBOOST DPR LTD can be styled in a multitude of ways; it can be worn with shorts, denim, joggers, and even sweat pants; yes, sweatpants. This is the perfect shoe for you to play weekend warrior in, and if you don’t believe me, just ask up-and-coming rapper J.I.D, he was spotted giving this model some air time while on tour in Jacksonville. Look out for the Noble Ink/Solar Orange pair to release July 26th.
Don’t miss out on your chance to #GETBOOSTED, head into your local Finish Line, or check out FinishLine.com to add the adidas PureBOOST DPR LTD to your rotation.
adidas Originals has been hitting us heavy with futuristic runners based on vintage models stored in their archives, and it has been well received through out 2017. As of late, models like the NMD and Iniki are helping propel adidas Originals further into the spotlight of the lifestyle scene, and the newest addition to the 3 stripes is adding even more fuel to their flame. The adidas Swift Run is the latest lifestyle model from adidas Originals, and it too, takes design cues from adidas past running models.
The first colorway of the adidas Swift Run will be featured in white and is constructed of a mesh upper with grey accents. The Swift Run also features an EVA midsole and the adidas TORSION midfoot system for a smooth ride; the TORSION technology has been seen on past models from adidas and is still finding its way into newer models. The Swift Run becomes available July 27th, but be on the look out for more styles of the Swift Run to release in the future.
Don’t Miss out, head into your local Finish Line, or check out FinishLine.com to add the adidas Swift Run to your summer rotation.
To go from Heisman winner, to national champion, to first overall pick in the NFL Draft is impressive, but to also lock in NFL Rookie of The Year all in the span of one year, that’s unheard of. For a man that’s defying the odds on the gridiron, Cam Newton, also known as Mr. MVP, has earned the right to be referred to as “Hometown Hero” in both the Carolinas, and his hometown, Atlanta, Georgia; he led his team to a 15-1 season and a Super Bowl. Our friends over at Under Armour partnered with Cam Newton create the C1N Trainer, a new signature shoe for Atlanta’s “Hometown Hero”. Just yesterday, Under Armour held a launch party in Atlanta Georgia where the man himself, Cam Newton, unveiled his new trainer to the public while rapping alongside 2 Chainz.
The Under Armour C1N offers a futuristic out of the box design that organically blends the ferocity of the Football field with the artistic expression of the streets. If you’re looking for the perfect pair of shoes to be the center of attention while enduring pre-season work outs, or walking down your city block this is the ideal shoe for you. Look for this shoe to be featured in three colorways, the first of which is a red and metallic gold colorway, paying homage to Cam’s southern roots.
Be sure to head into your local Finish Line July 20th, or check FinishLine.com to grab a pair of the Under Armour C1N Trainer.
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Kyrie Irving, also known as “Kyrie Swerving”, is on his third signature shoe and our friends at Nike are keeping the dope colorways coming in. For anyone who loves gum soles on their sneakers, which is basically any and everyone, this is the Kyrie 3 you’re looking for. This sneaker is perfect for the summer and features an obsidian blue upper, white midsole, and a gum out-sole with maroon, obsidian, red, and gold accents.
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For all you Cleveland Cavaliers fans out there looking for the perfect shoe to rock with your Cavaliers gear, this is the perfect shoe. However, this shoe just isn’t for the Cavaliers fans in the world, if you’re planning on spending some time on the black tops, or in your local gym this summer, this shoe has you covered while dishing out assists and driving through the lane.
Don’t miss out, be sure to head into your local Finish Line, or check out FinishLine.com to grab the Obsidian Kyrie 3 on Friday 7/21.
With The Weeknd serving as brand ambassador, our friends over at Puma aren’t holding back with their “Run The Streets” campaign. First, Puma gave us the Limitless Netfit and Tsugi Netfit followed by the Tsugi Shinsei; leading us to where we are now, with the newest iteration of the Tsugi Netfit. The Puma Tsugi Netfit is part of Puma’s “Run The Streets” campaign and is actively helping Puma blur the lines between performance and style; and much like the Tsugi Shinsei, the Tsugi Netfit also takes design cues from Japanese architecture.
This newest style from Puma features the new NETFIT technology which offers wearers a lightweight customizable fit; and an EVA midsole with IGNITE foam for high-rebound cushioning and weight reduction. These lightweight sneakers are the ideal choice for anyone looking for the perfect pair of summer kicks; so if you plan on running the streets, lace up a pair of the Puma Tsugi Netfits and take the summer by force.
Head into your local Finish Line or check out our website, FinishLine.com to stay up-to-date on the latest styles from our friends over at Puma.
Big Game Dame, his arsenal of moves is so flashy and quick you’ll think they’re straight out of your favorite video game. Lillard has solidified his spot as one of the elite guards in the league, and he has plenty of accolades to accompany his clutch jump-shot. As a two-time NBA All-star; two-time NBA Skills Challenge Champion; and 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year, this man is no slouch on the court, and neither is his shoe. With a game so cold, it’s no wonder Damian Lillard has earned a 3rd Signature shoe from our friends over at the three stripes, the adidas Dame 3.
The adidas Dame 3, designed specifically for guards with a dynamic style of play, offers those gracing the hardwood with maximum breathability, a next-level traction system, a snug fit for ultimate support, and BOUNCE cushioning for a smooth ride in transition. Whether you’re playing at your local rec center, representing your school’s squad, or walking to class across campus, this shoe will make sure you perform at an all-pro level.
The newest addition to the adidas Dame 3 Line-up will feature a White/Navy/Scarlett colorway perfect for the summer months, and releases on June 30th; just in time for 4th of July festivities.
Be sure to slide into your local Finish Line or head over to Finishline.com, to add the adidas Dame 3 to your rotation.
We can’t mention events happening in 2017 without mentioning sneakers. 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the Nike Air Foamposite One and Nike Air Foamposite Pro, and the dope colorways on this model are continuing to roll in. This iconic model began to pick up traction amongst sneaker enthusiasts during the mid-late 2000s and hasn’t looked back since.
The Nike Air Foamposite was originally unveiled to the world by the Arizona Wildcat’s Mike Bibby, during the 1997 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament and has since become a classic model from the swoosh. For those unaware, the Foamposite technology was created by Nike’s Eric Avar, was originally intended for Scottie Pippen, but ended up going to Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway. The Foamposite technology is extremely durable and provides its wearers with a snug fit that molds to the wearers foot over time; this sneaker’s durability is probably why the streets, rappers like Wale, and people from New York and the DMV (Washington D.C., Maryland, & Virginia) were so quick to embrace this classic model.
Since the inception of Foamposite technology, it’s been featured on numerous signature models from Penny’s to Lebron’s, and has even made its way into a few Jordan’s and cross-trainers.
Be sure to check in with our Finish Line Woodfield Store or visit the website, Finishline.com, for your chance to own a piece of Nike Basketball history.
Having a shoe made of lightweight and breathable materials are always on the checklist for anyone looking for the perfect pair of summer kicks, and our friends at Reebok are offering just that. The Reebok Zoku Runner Ultraknit is the shoe that helped Reebok break into the knit footwear scene, and a few new colorways will be available this summer. The shoe will be offered in black, solar pink, navy, and solar yellow; and features a one piece knit upper, a low-cut design, a DMX Foam midsole, and a high abrasion rubber outsole that offers its wearers maximum traction.
Be on the lookout, these pairs become available Saturday, June 30th.
Make sure you head into your local Finish Line, or checkout Finishline.com to add a pair of Reebok Zoku Runners to your summer rotation.
A shoe with roots so deeply ingrained in hip-hop, there’s no wonder brands with strong connections to the music community have been putting their own twist on this iconic model. The Puma Suede has been around since the inception of rap and hip-hop, and has since stood the test of time. This model is notorious for its connection to the B-Boy community during the 1980s where you could find people break-dancing and pop-locking in cities throughout the US.
This time, the folks over at Puma are teaming up with Davon Wilson, better known as Jasper Dolphin, founding member of the Odd Future collective. Jasper, a performing artist and TV and internet personality, is probably most known for his role on Odd Future’s Adult Swim sketch comedy show, Loiter Squad. However, Jasper is also known for having his own clothing line, Pink Dolphin. The Pink Dolphin clothing line is all about promoting positive vibes and embodying exclusivity. Jasper prides himself on the exclusivity of his products to keep the streets from becoming saturated.
This timeless low-top sneaker will be featured in two different color ways (black and light blue), features Japanese characters across the body, canvas ankle panels, and a translucent outsole showcasing a wavy pattern and Pink Dolphin Logo. This is the perfect shoe to help you stunt while at pool parties this summer.
Be sure to head into the Woodfield Mall Finish Line (Schaumburg, IL) for this collaboration on June 30th to add a pair to your summer rotation.