The Air Jordan 5 has been doing bits over the past few months, gracing the sneaker headlines on the regular in fresh new colourways. The latest look for the 30-year-old silhouette has been dubbed ‘Racer Blue’ and after a long lead-up, a release date has finally been locked in, confirming the rumoured date that circulated at the end of last month.
A long time coming, the ‘Racer Blue’ was first previewed in July of 2021, with an IRL look surfacing in January this year! Ever since those original mock-ups surfaced it’s been a sought-after drop, it’s somewhat of a OG ‘Black Metallic’ spinoff, boasting similar colour-blocking. As for the materials, crisp synthetic black nubuck reaches the whole upper with metallic silver tongue label. The real highlight is the blue-tinged midsole and coloured Jumpman hits on the heel and tongue.
If you’ve been feeling racy over the Air Jordan 5 ‘Racer Blue’ then you’re in luck because we’ve curated a neat Where to Buy guide with all the retailers you’ll need to cop. February 12 is the date to watch, so head down below and get raffling!,