April 2, 2010 BY John Kim
Opening Day is just a stone’s throw away so this Saturday, April 3rd, 21 Mercer will release three colorways of the Nike Air Force 1 designed by long-time contributor Futura, giving props to the Yankees and their 27th World Championship. Each colorway features a small logo of baseball bats on the rear heel with a lace dubrae with an ingrained baseball and Futura’s ‘Be True’ proclamation on the bottom sole.
Futura will also participate in the Nike Sportswear Stickballers event on Sunday, April 4th, during which the 21 Mercer crew will host a stickball tournament. The event will being at 3PM with music by Q-Tip, street food, and more, followed by screening of the Opening Day game between the Yankees and Red Sox and a Q&A session with the Emperor’s Stickball League at 7PM. Continue reading for full event info, and come out ready to play on Sunday!
Join us for the first ever Nike Sportswear Stickball Tournament
Sunday April 4, 2010
Mercer st between Grand and Canal St.
First pitch at 3pm
Music by Q-Tip
Street Food & More…..
Followed by Yankee vs Boston opening day screening and Q+A with the Emperor’s Stickball League 7-10pm
Nike Sportswear at 21 Mercer