January 15th, 2014 by Brendan Dunne
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This year’s set of BHM Nikes and Jordans is a big one-there are ten sneakers in total that switch between signature shoes (The KD 6 and LeBron 11 among them), Jordan Brand retros, Nike SB releases, and more. Colors that make up this year’s theme include purple, burgundy, gold, black, and grey-each of which are seen applied to the sneakers with a brand new Black History Month print for 2014 – all of which are tied to the Sport Royalty theme. Stay with us after the break for individual shots on each of the new BHM sneakers and let us know which amongst the group you’re most looking forward to. Also remember that these sneakers will start to hit select Nike retailers starting February 1st, 2014.
Source: Nike INC
For the fourth year, NIKE, Inc. is honoring Black History Month with a collection that pays tribute to a group of extraordinary athletes and their unwavering dedication to achieving success at the highest levels. Black History Month is always a reminder that athletes worldwide representing the NIKE, Inc. brand have been inspired by a legacy of Pan-African achievement.
The 2014 BHM Collection was designed under the theme, Sport Royalty, to honor Nike’s kings and queens of sport: LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Allyson Felix, Maya Moore and Ishod Wair. The collection celebrates the crowning achievements and work ethic of these athletes that have won multiple championships, awards and led with high integrity and commitment both on and off their field of sport.
The 2014 BHM Collection spans across performance and lifestyle with 23 products including footwear, apparel and equipment featuring purple, burgundy, gold, black, grey and the new BHM print graphic:
Nike BHM LEBRON 11
Nike BHM LEBRON 11 (Grade school)
Nike BHM LEBRON 11 NSW
Nike BHM KD VI
Nike BHM KD VI (Grade school)
Nike BHM Lunar AF1 Lux
Nike BHM Dunk Low SB Premium
Jordan Melo M10
Jordan AJ1 Mid Nouveau
Nike BHM Air Max 1
Nike BHM Air Revolution Sky Hi QS
Jordan AJ1 Mid
MEN’S APPAREL & EQUIPMENT
Nike BHM Destroyer Jacket
Nike Sportswear BHM Print Tee
Nike BHM Premium Icon Tee
Nike BHM Hat
Nike BHM Elite Crew Basketball Sock
Jordan BHM Buckleback Cap
Jordan BHM Jumpman Crew Basketball Sock
WOMEN’S APPAREL & EQUIPMENT
Nike BHM Sphere Jacket
NIKE BHM Print Tee
Nike BHM Premium Tee
Nike Leg-A-See Tights
MAKING AN IMPACT
One hundred percent of net proceeds (up to $1 million) generated by the 2014 BHM Collection during the month of February will go to the new NIKE Ever Higher Fund, a donor advised fund administered by Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF America), a national 501(c)3 public charity.
The NIKE Ever Higher Fund will support charitable initiatives that leverage the power of sport to maximize the human potential of underserved youth. The hope is to assist communities with knowledge, resources and tools for the next generation of leaders.
The 2014 BHM Collection will debut with promotional product during pro basketball’s MLK Day games on Jan. 20. The full 2014 BHM Collection will be available worldwide on Nike.com and at select global retail locations beginning Feb. 1.
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