Nike Dunk Sb High Reese Forbes Denim Side

Reese Forbes Discusses Nike SB's Early Years on 'The Nine Club'

Date: July 09 2019

By: Boon Mark Souphanh


Legendary skateboarder Reese Forbes recently popped into podcast The Nine Club to chat about his career, including his time riding for Nike SB.

An OG member of the SB team, Forbes is responsible for designing one of most iconic Nike SB Dunk Lows of all time: the Reese Forbes ‘Denim’.

I didn’t know about any of that,’ says Reese in regards to the sneaker, which currently goes for upwards of $6000 on the resale market. ‘They just show up in the box, you put ‘em on, then you skate it.’

Check out the video below to find out more about Nike SB’s formative years, the emergence of the subunit in sneaker culture, Reese’s design process, and much more. 

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