August 10th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
How many other self-identified sneakerheads out there have had friends or family ask them about the eye-catching neon Nike Flyknit footwear prominently on display at the London Olympics these past couple weeks? The Swoosh is showing up all over the Games and especially on the track, where adidas seems to have taken notice and will soon offer their own take on seamless weaving technology. adidas Primeknit offers a similar space age style with a single-piece fused yarn construction that gives its owner breathable, lightweight comfort. Let us know what you think after you’ve seen the video preview below and stick with Sneaker News for more on the adidas adiZero Primeknit.
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July 24th, 2012 by John K.
Earlier today, Sneaker News dropped the release information for the first wide release of Nike Flyknit – Nike’s new revolutionary technology that caused a major buzz since its debut back in February. It appears that adidas is following suit while staying true to its slogan of ‘Light done Right’, using a similar concept of one-piece knit uppers. But adidas has always had a hand in lightweight running for years, and clearly the all-new adidas adiZero PrimeKnit pushes the boundaries of its own traditions by moving forward with a one-piece digitally-knit upper construction, similar to what Nike did with the Flyknit. The adidas PrimeKnit in the red/white colorway will launch exclusively at the adidas retail space on 10 Newburgh Street, and is limited to 2,012 units. A detailed gallery of the PrimeKnit is just below, so take a look and fill us in with your take on adidas’ latest unveiling.
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