Brand: Nigel Sylvester x Nike

Model: Air Jordan 1 Hi OG NRG

Key Features: The pair is highlighted by a worn look across its upper, as touches of varsity red and black play complement to the sail spread. The medial Swoosh is done up in a reflective material to provide a flashing effect while night riding. The lateral Swoosh, on the other hand, has been deconstructed and made to look like it has been removed. A mini Swoosh logo is then featured at the forefoot, a first for the Air Jordan 1. The inner collar of the shoe features the words “Jordan Biking Co., ESt. 2017”.

Release Date: September 1

Price: $180

Buy: Nike & select retailers TBC (see full list below)

Editor’s Notes: After appearing in Nike's new Sport Pack campaign, BMX sensation Nigel Sylvester returns to unveil a very special project. Sylvester has partnered with Jordan Brand for a collaborative take on the Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG.

Nike Air Jordan Is serve as Sylvester’s go-to sneaker of choice when riding BMX. His sneakers are often seen sporting heavy distress marks, which come about during the trial and error part of mastering tricks.

This specific pair has been designed to mimic those marks with hand-made distressing on a discolored sail upper. As is customary when Jordan Brand lets someone collaborate on its Air Jordan I model, the attention to detail is second to none. A reflective medial Swoosh, as well as a deconstructed lateral Swoosh and a mini version on the sneaker’s forefoot add to the originality of the design.

Over the weekend, Jordan Brand hooked Sylvester up with a custom 1-of-1 “Jordan Biking Co.” BMX bike. The set of wheels came in Jordan Brand’s signature black and red colorway and the phrase “Jordan Biking Company” on the tyres.

Where to buy

Nike Sneakersnstuff (Raffle closed) WISH ATL (first come, first served)

END. Launches BSTN (In-store pick up) Foot District (Online raffle) KITH Trophy Room

Shoe Gallery

A Ma Maniere (in-store raffle) Bodega

UBIQ (raffle closed) Titolo (in-store)

To stay updated on everything happening in the sneaker world, follow @Highsnobietysneakers on Instagram, check our sneaker release date calendar, and subscribe to our sneaker chatbot on Facebook to receive lightning quick updates to your inbox.

What To Read Next

*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titelmedia (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titelmedia strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titelmedia has engaged UsableNet Inc, a leading web accessibility consultant to help test, remediate and maintain our Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.