Nike Cortez

Since its original release in 1972, the Nike Cortez has become one of Nike’s most iconic silhouettes. From Farrah Fawcett skateboarding in Cortez for a Nike ad campaign the to the classic red/white/blue pair proudly on display in Forrest Gump to the modern day, Bella Hadid’s remake of the classic commercial and Kendrick Lamar’s “Damn” edition of the sneaker, the Cortez has firmly established its place in footwear history.

Nike Cortez

The Nike Cortez “Medium Soft Pink” Are In Full Bloom

Whether it’s Forrest Gump’s or Kendrick Lamar’s pair, some of the most iconic looks for the Nike Cortez have come in red. Thus, it makes...

By Matt Varga February 29, 2024

The Nike Cortez Are Chilly In “White/Glacier Blue”

As we get near the true dawn of Nike’s Spring 2024 slate, they’re holding onto winter for just a little while longer. The Nike Cortez...

By Matt Varga February 20, 2024

The Nike Cortez Gets A Clean Black/White Treatment

Bill Bowerman’s Nike Cortez has reclaimed its spot among the Beaverton brand’s most popular retro lifestyle offerings, hitting shelves with more frequency and in a...

By Andrew Rizzo February 19, 2024

The Nike Cortez Gets A Purple Makeover Ahead Of Spring

The Nike Cortez has seen more than a few peaks and valleys since its 1972 debut, now on the upswing once again thanks to trending...

By Andrew Rizzo February 15, 2024

Forrest Gump’s Nike Cortez Is Returning In 2024

Air Jordan 11s on Michael Jordan in Space Jam. Nike Mags on Marty McFly in Back To The Future II. Nike Cortez on Forrest Gump...

By Sneaker News February 8, 2024

A Women’s-Only Nike Cortez Joins The Valentine Slate

With February 14th just around the corner, a second Nike Cortez has been added to the brand’s Valentine’s Day offerings in a women’s only exclusive....

By Matt Varga February 3, 2024

Nike’s 1972 Runner, The Cortez, Is Back In “Light Armory Blue” Accents

The Nike Cortez is back again as a part of Nike Sportswear’s Spring ‘24 catalog, this time for a women’s-only “Light Armory Blue” colorway. Quietly,...

By staff January 28, 2024

The Nike Cortez’s Newest Look: Baroque Brown

The Nike Cortez has come a long way from its debut as a performance running shoe at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico. Over the...

By Sneaker News January 21, 2024

“Voodoo” Vibes Take On The Nike Cortez

An out-of-the-box take on the Nike Cortez just dropped in Asia featuring a deconstructed mix of leather and canvas. While the design story here is...

By Andrew Rizzo January 8, 2024