AIR JORDAN 1 “WINGS”
Lets start things off by giving you a history lesson on the term “Wings“. Wings for those who don’t know was a community action program that was started in Hong Kong, for at risk youth. The program promotes education, mentorship, as well as using sports as the key anchor to instill greatness within the youth. With the Jumpman logo being used as a symbolic symbol to motivate anyone who wants in achieve greatness and become motivated.
In April of 2016 Jordan Brand created and released the Air Jordan 12 “Wings” with only 12,000 pairs being produced. Each Air Jordan 12 “Wings” were individually numbered and the release was chaotic and scarce.
Fast forward to 2017 pictures have surfaced of the Air Jordan 1 “Wings”. The Air Jordan 1 “Wings” will feature the “Wings” logo on the insole of the shoe. Alongside the famous Michael Jordan “Wings” logo embossed onto the tongue of the shoe.
The outsole will be translucent with the famous “Wings” design accompanying that with the words “Wings” written on both outsoles. The Air Jordan 1 “Wings” will come with two pairs of laces one being leather cord laces, and the other laces are the normal Air Jordan 1 laces with writing that is unknown. Finishing off the Air Jordan 1 “Wings” with premium leather and a gold metal “Wings” logo on the heel.
Yet no release date has been confirmed for the shoe. Sources are saying that this years model of the 2017 “Wings” Air Jordan 1 will be more limited than before reporting only 700 pairs are slated to be released. Yet no further details or information has surfaced, we will keep a close watch as news and details unveil and develop.
Pics are from: zsneakerheadz & ggg10278585 Via Instagram!