Nike Air Max 1 ’86 ‘Big Bubble’ 2023 Sneaker Release Date

A rumored Air Max 1 reissue has been confirmed by Nike simply forward of tomorrow’s Air Max Day celebration.

On an episode of SNKRS Reside, DJ Sneakerhead spoke with Nike Air Max product line supervisor Jamie Paige and footwear designer Jon Kosenick, who supplied a primary have a look at the upcoming “Huge Bubble” Air Max 1 ‘86. 

Designed to resemble a considerably obscure model of the early Air Max 1, this “Huge Bubble” retro takes notes from Tinker Hatfield’s authentic imaginative and prescient for the sneaker as designed in 1986. Initially produced with an extended Air Max bubble that includes 4 circles quite than three, the primary run of Air Max 1s had been inclined to cracking below strain and different points. This led to the creation of the smaller three-circle Air unit which Nike quietly rolled out in 1987 and finally turned the Air Max 1 most individuals know as we speak.

The unique 1986 Air Max 1 vs. the 2023 reissue. Picture through Nike

For the primary time for the reason that short-lived ‘86 run, Nike will carry again the Air Max 1 with its authentic Air unit subsequent yr. Paige and Kosenick say the challenge took three years of labor to realize, noting challenges like discovering a solution to duplicate the unique look with trendy manufacturing. 

The Air Max 1 ‘86 “Huge Bubble” will launch in 2023. Within the meantime, readers can store the newest Air Max 1 releases ..