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The Air Jordan 1 Gatorade Orange Dropping Next Week!!

air jordan 1 gatorade orange

Air Jordan continues to drop Gatorade-themed sneakers throughout the month of December. The Air Jordan 1 Gatorade¬†Orange is dropping the day after Christmas, along with the Air Jordan 1 Gatorade Cool Blue. Did you cop the Air Jordan 6 Like Mike?? If so, why not cop these too. If you can recall, back in 1991, there were “Be Like Mike” commercials, featuring former basketball player Michael Jordan. These sneakers are an inspiration of the classic Gatorade commercials.

The Air Jordan 1 History

The Air Jordan 1 was first introduced way back in 1984-1985, created by Peter Moore. Michael Jordan has become the Rookie Of The Year, and played in the All-Star game. It was the first basketball shoe wore in the NBA that featured multiple colors. MJ first disliked the sneaker, but started to grew on him overtime. During that time, the famous sneaker was banned by Commissioner of the NBA, David Stern. MJ wasn’t allowed to wear the shoes on the court, but MJ refused to play without them anyways. He was fined $2,000 for every time he worn the sneakers on the court. However, Nike has covered the fines, and also gave the Air Jordan 1 the “The Shoe Banned By The NBA” label. There were over 23 different color variations released, and the Air Jordan 1 also came with two sets of shoe laces that matched the colorway on the sneakers. The shoe was originally retailed at $65.00.

Features Of The Shoe

Inspired by the¬†orange Gatorade flavor, this shoe consist of an leather dressed in an overall of orange. You can also notice the Gatorade sign located by the heel, embossed branding on the tongue tags, Gatorade branding located in the insole, and on the transparent outsole. These sneakers will come in a special edition “Like Mike” box, along with a special orange hangtag, three sets of shoe laces, and a Gatorade x Jordan brand towel as well.

Release Date

These are set to release on December 26th, for $175.00. These will be nice for a after Christmas gift for you, or someone else in mind. Don’t miss out, these will sell out instantly.

Air Jordan 1 Gatorade Orange

December 26th, 2017

$175.00

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Conclusion

Do you love Gatorade?? Then you will love these. Are you planning to cop this special edition Jordans? What are your overall thoughts on these??? Do you have any comments and questions for me? Then go and leave them in the comment section and I will be more that happy to assist you. Be sure to check back with the Latest Sneakers for future updates!!!

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8 Comments

  1. Pretty cool looking pair of Jordans! You’re definitely going to stand out in a crowd wearing a pair of these guys. I suppose that is kind of the point though huh?
    Are these guys mostly just for showing off, or are they going to stand up to a bunch of play as well?

    • Hello Craig, thanks for the comment. Air Jordans are the trending thing as of now, and the majority of people are only wearing them for fashion purposes. Air Jordan were originally made for basketball, but everyone’s rocking just because they in style. Feel free to always check back with the Latest Sneakers for more sneaker news in the future!!!

  2. My brother loves Gatorade? And he always talks about Jordans and I think I will get it for his upcoming birthday.

    • Hello Furkan, thanks for the comment. This will be the perfect birthday gift for him, he will love these!!! Please feel free to always check back with the Latest Sneakers for more sneaker news in the future!!!

  3. Hello Ahmad,
    very nice web site. It looks great & has a lot of very good information about this particulate brand of shoe. The content held my attention as I read on. Also the images made it really attractive & made it really stand out. Nicely organized as well.
    Everything looks awesome & I wish you much success!

    • Hello Holly, thanks for the comment. I love how I can educate my audience and how my blogs can keep their attention. All of the positive comments is what keeps me moving and from giving up. Feel free to always check back with the Latest Sneakers for more news in the future.

  4. Very well written article I had no clue that Air Jordan’s had such a detailed history the article was an easy read thanks for the information.

    • Hello Earl, thanks for the comment. You are very welcome, MJ has a lot of history that I will cover very soon. Feel free to always check back with us for future updates on upcoming sneakers!!!

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