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One of the first Nike shoes ever made sells for nearly half a million

1972 Nike “Moon Shoe”. Getty Images According to Sotheby’s, the 1972 Nike “Moon Shoes”, one of the oldest and most iconic ever made by Nike, just sold for a record price of $437,500 at a recent Sotheby’s auction. The rare and highly sought after Waffle Racing Flats, or “Moon Shoes”, were one of the first […]

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These Nike shoes are the most expensive sneakers ever sold at auction

If you needed further validation of sneaker mania’s rising trajectory, get this: After auctioning off the world’s finest works of art, international mogul Sotheby’s has now harnessed the potential of antique sneakers as as prized collectibles. By partnering with streetwear marketplace Stadium Goods, the auction house has brought together a selection of 100 of the […]

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These Nike Shoes Just Sold For Almost Half A Million Dollars

The 1972 Nike “Moon Shoes” sold for a record $437,500 at Sotheby’s public auction in New York on Tuesday. The coveted Waffle Racing Flats, or “Moon Shoes”, were one of the original running shoes designed for the stars of the track at the 1972 Olympic Trials in Munich. There are only 12 pairs of handmade […]

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Nike Shoes Hit World Record Sneaker Auction Price of $437,500

(Reuters) – A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, breaking the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction. The so-called Nike ‘Moon Shoe’, designed by Nike co-founder and track coach Bill Bowerman for runners at the 1972 Olympic trials, was […]

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Nike shoes emblazoned with ‘Betsy Ross flag’ reportedly answered Colin Kaepernick’s concerns

Nike has reconsidered his decision to release a red, white and blue version of its Air Max 1 sneakers ahead of the July 4 holiday. According to the Wall Street Journal, the choice was made following concerns raised by former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who is the face of Nike’s “Just Do It.” 30th anniversary […]

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Cruz swears never to buy Nike products again after ‘Betsy Ross flag’ sneaker canceled

Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward Cruz ‘Hard and fake’ GOP appeal faces hurdles to block Biden Iran deal White House uses GOP’s own rhetoric to refute Supreme Court criticism MORE (R-Texas) said Tuesday it would never buy Nike products again after the company scrapped plans to release a “Betsy Ross flag” sneaker following public pushback […]