“Action Grape” Nike Air Uptempo: Official Images

This soon-to-come Nike Air More Uptempo sports a black nubuck upper overlaid with purple-bordered crinkled leather “AIR” on the lateral and medial sides. Action grape shows up on the embriodered Swoosh on the toe and the jewelled one on the rear heel. Below the upper resides an action grape branded black midsole that is also home to a full length Air max unit and a branded rubber outsole. The release of the ”Action Grape” Nike Air More Uptempo is expected to be imminent at nike.com and select retail establishments. They…

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“Black and Royal” Nike Air More Uptempo on the way

This upcoming version of the classic, and yet now overdone, silhouette sports lateral and medial side perforations. Multiple overlays are found at the toe, but what makes this shoe is the ”AIR” that is spelled out on the lateral and medial sides. In this instance, features blue undelayer overlaid with black. On the rear heel a jewelled Swoosh has its home with additional embroidered branding found on the toebox. Underneath resides a grey Swoosh-branded black midsole that houses a full-length Air Max unit and black rubber outsole with additional grey…

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This Air More Uptempo is coming in May

The start of the month of May will see the retail debut of a new colourway of the Nike Air More Uptempo. This upcoming Air More Uptempo features is ubiquitous “AIR” spelled out across its white leather upper up front that transitions to light blue toward the heel. Below this upper resides a full-length Air Max unit housed with in a midsole and above an outsole that follows the same coloration patters as the upper. The white and sky blue Nike Air More Uptempo is scheduled to drop May 1…

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“Olympic” Air More Uptempo to return

With this being an Olympic year ( at least it was up until last week) , it stands to reason that many contemporary silhouettes would get the Olympic treatment and shoes from past games would see returns to retail. It seems we may know at least one of the shoes slated to make a return. Sources have indicated to Sneakershoptalk that the Air More Uptempo is slated to make another retail run. Worn by Scottie Pippen on the 1996 USA Olympic team ( we do not refer to them as…

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“Laser Crimson” Nike Air More Uptempo coming later this month

In news that ranks up there with the sun rising in terms of shock value, Nike has a new colorway of the Air More Uptempo coming down the pike. This soon-to-come Uptempo sports a black nubuck upper with a mesh tongue of the same hue. On the “AIR” branding that adorns the lateral and medial sides laser crimson, black and white are found. White shows up for the swooshes on the tongue, forefoot, and insole, while a jeweled Swoosh is found on the rear of the shoe. The black midsole…

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This grade school Air More Uptempo is on the way

The desecration of the Nike Air More Uptempo is not restricted to men’s sizing. This grade school offering of the once-venerated Air More Uptempo is another punch in the face to this silhouette. The white leather upper is overlaid by gold and then anthracite snakeskin that forms the “AIR” on the lateral side that makes the More Uptempo the More Uptempo. Grey shows up on the tongue branding , lacing system and the forefoot Swoosh, white jeweled branding that wraps the heel finishes off the upper. A white midsole that…

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“Denim” Air More Uptempo has a release date

Another look for the Air More Uptempo will be upon us in the near future. This upcoming colorway of the Air More Uptempo sports three different shades of denim throughout its upper. This upper sits atop a white midsole and outsole with total orange branding. The denim Nike Air More Uptempo is scheduled for an August 10 release at nike.com and select retail venues. The sticker price is set at $160 USD. Nike Air More Uptempo White/Obsidian-Total Orange CJ6125-100$160 August 10, 2019

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“Black Cano” Nike Air More Uptempo to release in June

Take an overused silhouette, the Air More Uptempo and combine it with an over used pattern, camouflage and you get this upcoming Uptempo from Nike. This Uptempo features a black leather upper with the “AIR” spelled across the upper in white but overlaid by a camouflage print. White swooshes are present on the top of the toebox, tongue and embroidered on the heel. This upper sits atop a black midsole that contains the visible full;-length Air Max unit and displays a white swoosh on the lower heel. The aesthetic of…

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Women’s Air More Uptempo

This release is a first for the More Uptempo in that it marks the first time the sneaker has seen women's specific colorway . This look is outfitted in a light mint green with a white "AIR" overlays that gives the sneaker its distinctive look. The color blocking of the upper extends down to the midsole and outsole. These will be available September 22 on nike.com, Nike+SNKRS, and at select retailers.

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Basketball Fans, Pippen’s Back: Scottie Pippen’s Sneaker Legacy

I’ll leave all of the rave reviews and technical aspects of this shoe to the others, but I was shocked to see that Nike had decided to add a new (not a retro) sneaker to the Pippen line. Considering the fact that he hadn’t actually played an official NBA game in 11 years (those NBA All-Star Weekend Shootout appearances don’t count!!), it’s still refreshing for a fan like myself–who came of age during the heyday of the championship years of the 90’s Bulls–to be treated to a semblance of the 90’s/early 00’s when we could…

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