August 21, 2012 BY Aaron Hope
Paralympian sprinter April Holmes is billed as “The World’s Fastest Amputee”, a title she earned with a gold medal-winning performance in the 100m at Beijing four years ago. The 2012 Paralympic Games begin next Wednesday, August 29th in London, and it looks like Holmes will take to the track with evidence that she’s also truly the “First Woman of Jordan Brand”. Check out these insane Air Jordan XX-inspired track spikes, a ‘History of Flight’-ish white, red and gold colorup (with a ‘Golden Moments’ look in the background) whose strappy builds are reminiscent of the Tinker Hatfield-designed introduction to laser etching. Let us know how these compare to the neon Flyknit spikes that dominated the Olympic airwaves and stick with Sneaker News for more rare Air Jordans.