Nike design legend Peter Moore originally wanted to call the Dunk the College Color High according to a new post from Nike that honors the model three decades after its debut.
What does Nike SB Dunk mean?
2002. Website. nike.com/skateboarding. Nike Skateboarding, primarily known as Nike SB, is the Nike brand for its line of shoes, clothing, and equipment for skate boarding.
Did Nike stop making dunks?
For a silhouette that’s supposed to be all about inclusivity, not exclusivity, the brand is over-saturating the market with pairs that are incredibly limited.
Who were the dunks designed for?
The Nike Dunk debuted in 1985 and was originally a basketball shoe geared toward college athletes, but that began to change in the late ’90s and early ’00s when Nike SB adopted the silhouette and made it its own.
Why are dunk lows so expensive?
These sneakers are highly coveted, and over the past 30 days, the average SB Dunk has sold for 375% more than their average retail price. However, like all markets, it ultimately comes down to supply and demand — if a product has a community of collectors and an active market, trade will flourish.”
What’s the difference between sb dunks and dunks?
Nike SB gave the Dunk new insoles with a Zoom Air pod on the heel and a spongy Poron foam forefoot insole. This significantly increased the comfort and responsiveness of the already great skate shoe. It’s all been performance. Standard Dunks, on the other hand, have a relatively simple foam insole.