Nike has officially unveiled the Kobe 11. The sneaker dubbed “Achilles Heel” is the next installment from NIKE in its long line of the superstars signature sneakers.
“Believe non of what you hear and only half of what you see” when it comes to the appearance of these simple kicks. Dont be fooled, The Kobe 11 has a plethora of subtle tech advantages. The Flyknit this time around is stronger than ever before, featuring thermoplastic polyurethane threads. There is Zoom Air again embedded in the heel. There’s a mesh tongue to allow the wearer a heightened level of breath-ability.
The sneaker was designed by Eric Avar who is featured in the video below. He has long helped development for Kobe’s Nike footwear linage over the years.
The NIKE KOBE 11 “Achilles Heel” Releases globally on Jan. 9, 2016.
Nike Kobe 11 “Achilles Heel”
Release Date: 01/09/16
Color: University Red/Metallic Gold-Black