Nike Air More Uptempo

The Nike Air More Uptempo is a popular basketball sneaker that debuted in 1996. The “AIR” lettering draws inspiration from oversized objects from ’90’s graffiti and pop art. It was designed by Wilson Smith and made famous by Scottie Pippen in the late '90s. The original black and white colorway re-released on April 16th, 2016 for $160. Read the articles below for more release details and price information.

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Nike Air More Uptempo

“Dark Smoke Grey” Takes Over The Nike Air More Uptempo

The Nike Air More Uptempo has undertaken a fair amount of polarizing revisions throughout 2023, from the silhouette’s Slide-inspired counterpart to Yoon Ahn’s AMBUSH collaborations....

By Jared Ebanks December 1, 2023

An Iridescent Prism Adheres To The GS Nike Air More Uptempo

In a past life, the Nike Air More Uptempo was the ideal on-court complement to Scottie Pippen’s lockdown defense and the Chicago Bull’s second three-peat....

By Jared Ebanks November 4, 2023

Nike Air More Uptempo “Olympic” Returning For 2024 Paris Olympic Games

Dating back to the London Olympic Games in 2012, Nike has brought back the Air More Uptempo in its infamous red, white and blue uniform...

By Jared Ebanks October 23, 2023

This Nike Air More Uptempo Features A Dash Of Royal Blue

Aside from collaborations with AMBUSH, the Nike Air More Uptempo has lined up a number of inline colorways for the latter half of 2023. For...

By Michael Le October 18, 2023

Nike Launches A “Be True To Her School” Campaign With The GS Air More Uptempo

Launched in 1985 alongside the Nike Dunk, the “Be True To Your School” campaign birthed both varsity-style two-toned color blockings and the first team Nike...

By Jared Ebanks October 9, 2023

This Kid’s Nike Air More Uptempo Kicks Back In “Team Red/Gum”

Fresh off its first collaborative release alongside Yoon Ahn’s AMBUSH banner, the Nike Air More Uptempo has been privy to an overwhelming number of compositions....

By Jared Ebanks October 6, 2023

The Nike Air More Uptempo Slide Is Back With Blacked-Out Lettering

The recent surge of interest in slides and mules incited Nike to craft a few of their own. But in addition to brand new styles...

By Michael Le September 28, 2023

The AMBUSH x Nike Air More Uptempo Low “Lilac” Releases On October 6th

The Swoosh’s growing roster of female collaborators — which includes names like Cynthia Lu, Chitose Abe, and, of course, Rei Kawakubo — is responsible for...

By Michael Le September 22, 2023

The AMBUSH x Nike Air More Uptempo Low “Black/White” Releases On October 6th

Recently teased by Yoon Ahn herself, the AMBUSH x Nike Air More Uptempo Low appears via brand official images in the iconic black/white edition. One...

By Sneaker News September 22, 2023