Tracing The Family Tree Of Nike Trainers

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Nike will be launch their latest Trainer model, the Lunar 180 Trainer SC, in late January, but before then, they felt it necessary to remind everyone of the lineage and legacy of their Trainer models, tracing all the way back to the 1987 release of the Air Trainer 1, also known as the greatest shoe ever created. Click through, see the photos as well as the short sketches for each model and remember what made – and still makes – Nike’s Trainers timeless.

Nike Air Trainer 1

Nike Air Trainer SC

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