Complex’s 40 Awesome Vintage Nike Sneaker Ads You Don’t Remember
Were you the type to flip through Sports Illustrated and the like, ripping out all the sneaker ads and plastering them up on your wall? If so, you should remember some of these vintage sneaker ads from Nike. If you didn’t, if you were a normal person growing up, then they might be less familiar to you. There’s the Nike Air Huarache placed in historical Mayan context, Griffey in a political pose with his first Nike model on feet, and Michael Jordan offering you some Air Jordan VIs as soon as you step into the PDX airport. Continue reading to get a glimpse and then get in touch with Complex for the rest of the awesome vintage Nike ads.
I had the Stay in School ad as a textbook cover in the 9th grade. Those were all so ill in the days.