Rafael Nadal will battle to retain his Indian Wells title wearing a new colorway of his Spring Premier Rafa Crew, Spring Gladiator 7″ Shorts and his new atomic orange Nike Lunar Ballistec.

Nadal Indian Wells 2014 outift

Nadal Indian Wells 2014 outift

Nadal Indian Wells 2014 outift

Source: Tennis Express

Let’s have a look at Rafa‘s signature shoe three new colorways: light blue for Roland Garros, white/volt and bronze:

Nike Lunar Ballistec

Nike Lunar Ballistec

What’s your favorite?

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Stan Smith, the skateboarding legend

Tennis fans already know Stan Smith as two time Grand Slam singles champion, but what people don’t know is that Stan has been a lifelong skater since his childhood in the 50’s. For the release of the Stan Smith Skate adidas introduce the secret life of the man behind the legendary shoe that was initially designed for use on a tennis court.

Check out this great adidas commercial:

A few pics of the the adidas Stan Smith Skate and Stan Smith Skate Vulc that you can pick up now at adidas retailers and adidas.com:

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adidas pop-up store London

To celebrate the relaunch of the iconic Stan Smith, adidas opened last month in London a pop-up store that was a scale replica of the iconic footwear’s shoebox.

Paying homage to the classic all white silhouette, the Stan Smith Shoebox hosted a custom installation featuring 120 Stan Smith shoes as well as experiences including an interactive floor, a digital ‘Stan Yourself’ station and a 3D printing post.

The Stan Smith pop-up was open to the public until January 19th. It offered a limited number of Stan Smith shoes to buy.

Sources:
psfk.com
dexigner.com

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

The iconic Nike Air Tech Challenge II made famous by Andre Agassi in the 90’s are making a comeback in 2014.

The Hot Lava colorway of the shoe will be releasing this upcoming Friday, Jan. 24th. It will be available at select Nike Sportswear retailers, and on Nike.com/sportswear, for a retail price of $120.

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

More on the Nike Air Tech Challenge II

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