Just as the term implies, the new Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG is the reverse version of the famous “Shattered Backboard”. This fresh out of the collection follows the same motif as “Chicago” but having the same Shattered Backboard colorway.
Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Reverse Shattered Backboard
Size Run: Mens
Release Date:October 1, 2016
The main colorway is composed of Sail, Starfish and Black colors, which give the model a unique look that stands out among other models. The main background is the what seem like white color. This background color is contrasted by the amazingly cool orange shade. This color’s panels are found from the front area, lace holes, heel and collar. Due to its shade, the footwear now has a vibrant feel that many fans will appreciate.
Serving as accent is the black color found at the main collar and extends towards the inner lining. With all the colors applied on premium leather panels, this footwear has the class that unique appeal that suits today’s users. The color combination also makes this footwear the best piece to purchase this Halloween season.
Just like other footwear, the latest Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG has branding elements that make it look like a pair coming from the famed brand. Branding elements include the Swoosh found on the sides of the footwear in black color. The cage on the collar area also has an embossed Air Jordan logo in black color. However, this branding element is accented using red stitching to highlight the design’s borders. The tongue’s white color is accented by the well-known tag with Nike and Swoosh logo.
Looking at the models overall design, it’s possible to say that the model is also made for active play. The high cut keeps the ankles on their proper position and provide proper support for any type of movement. The perforated part on the toe area promotes ventilation, which is important in sporting activities.
Completing this model design is the black pair of shoelaces. The entire upper rests over the white midsole, a known feature found in other Retro High OGs. The outsole also comes in the same orange color.
The brand is set to release the model on October 1, 2016 for $160. Aside from the footwear for adults, the Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Reverse Shattered Backboard” will also release gradeschool size for this model being among the new Jordans to hit stores. The smaller footwear will have a price tag of $120.