On January 25th, 1964, Nike was founded but was known as Blue Ribbon Sports (BRS). The company was founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight who officially changed the name to Nike, Inc. on May 30th, 1971.
Paying tribute to what once was, Nike Sportswear is releasing a VaporMax 2019 as a tribute to Blue Ribbon Sports.
Looking closer this pair features Racer Blue across the upper while Black and White accents are seen throughout. In addition we have Orange Peel on the heel, within the VaporMax Air unit and outsole. Finishing the look is BRS on the insoles.
Continue to scroll below to check out more images of this Air VaporMax 2019 which will give you a closer look. For those looking to purchase they are now arriving at select retailers and online at Nike.com. Retail price is set at $190.
Nike Air VaporMax 2019
Color: Racer Blue/Orange Peel-Black-White
Style Number: CJ5913-400