Another jam-packed week of great Sneaker News, so let s get nike flyknit right to it! A nice view of the upcoming Olive IX was revealed, while Jordan Brand provided us with an in-depth look at September s footwear releases. Nike SB continues to ride the Dunk wave with some clean upcoming releases confirmed. The upcoming Hyperposite reveals itself in the on-feet look in two upcoming new colorways. Nike pays homage to brand founder Bill Bowerman with two new Air Trainer 1 recipes, while Nike s current athletes in the basketball sector trot out and about in London wearing some more contemporary sneakers.

Air Max is the embodiment of Nike s leading standard of Innovation and Technology, so for the final Classics Revisited segment of the week, we ll focus on one of Nike s game-changing breakthroughs of Air Max history Tuned Air. While Tuned Air first debuted a year prior in the Nike Air Max Plus (also referred to as the Nike Air Max TN), the Air Tuned Max (hope you re following us) featured the first full-length system of Tuned Air. To quickly summarize what Tuned Air is: this breakthrough in Air technology combined Nike Air nike flyknit 4.0 with Tuned mechanical elements for high performance impact protection. The Pebax-built Tuned hemispheres provided low pressure cushioning at the heel, providing a natural foot-landing while providing the stability of the Air Max. In other words, it made an already-perfect cushioning system even better, and the Air Tuned Max provided the system on a much larger scale than the Air Max Plus did. Although Tuned nike flyknit air force 1 Air itself isn t used anymore.

Black is by far the most common color we ve seen to date on Stefan Janoski s Nike Skateboarding signature series, yet this new release still manages to be quite unique over its history. This new Nike Zoom Stefan Janoski isn t the first to feature a single colored upper contrasted by its piping and laces, but the way this pair blends its ever so slightly rugged grainy leather upper and earthy Pecan accents results in a perfect look for the fall season. You ll see more angles after the jump below, then find the latest Premium Stefan Janoski release at select retailers including NikeStore.

Nike Basketball s 20 Years retrospective clued us in on the Nike co-founder s impact during Eric Avar s design for nike flyknit air max the Air Hyperflight, and now here s another way of examining What would Bill Bowerman do? The Nike Air Trainer 1 BB51 pack brings together two of Tinker Hatfield s game-changing cross-trainers with premium leathers in elegant colors to celebrate a man without whom you wouldn t be reading these words. BB51 on the heels connects back to Bowerman s Oregon roots with a reference to his classic UO Ducks football uniform number while the outrigger area s diagonal striping evokes images of the Vintage Box and all its past glories. An impressive ode to one of this industry s giants, the BB51 Air Trainer 1s are going on sale at Tier Zero retailers in Asia like Kasina on Saturday.

If you ve been watching Team USA do their thing out on the hardwood in the 2012 Olympics at all recently you ve probably gotten the sense of how much of a favorite they are for the gold medal this summer. Even the announcers, doing their best to be PC about it and not come right out and say what we re all thinking, slip up sometimes and mention how likely it is that our boys will be grabbing the gold. In the event that that does happen Nike Basketball has of course crafted a special set of sneakers to pay tribute, with Kevin Durant s Nike Zoom KD IV Gold Medal pictured in a few new angles here. Click through with us to get a better look at the regally shiny sneaker and keep in mind that this colorway will be hitting shelves August 18th.

After a quiet period that lasted roughly the first two months of summer, the Nike Huarache Free Run is back in a big way for nike flyknit chukka the back to school shopping season. Following up on the bold Industrial Orange edition we showed you earlier this week comes a style that if we notice the AFC East connections, end up something like the New York Jets to that aforementioned style s Miami Dolphins. This Dark Pine-accented pair would probably be a Jets alternate at best with the black and Cool Grey upper, but with the first Nike x NFL season right around the corner and this solid new Huarache Free Run arriving at Nike Sportswear dealers like Corporate, it s hard not to be get caught up in the excitement!