Nike will soon be debuting the Air Zoom Type, an innovative new model that features handmade details and an unconventional design.

Derived from a sample of the Nike Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT% premier racing shoe, this silhouette is instead engineered for everyday comfort. Resting upon two Zoom Air pods in the forefoot and a TPU running through the midsole, the Nike Air Zoom Type provides excellent comfort with a futuristic athleisure aesthetic. The primary focus on this shoe was to not stray too far away from the prototype to exemplify the creative process from prototype to end product.

Original prototype of the Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT%
The prototype’s outsole hooked up to a 3D scanner

Dropping Friday in two colors (Black & Summit White), look for these on SNKRS, Nike.com, and at select Nike retailers. Available now overseas via atmos.

Nike N354 Air Zoom Type “Black”
Color: Black/Summit White-Menta-Orange Trans
Style Code: CJ2033-010
Release Date: June 5, 2020

Nike Air Zoom Type “Summit White”
Color: Summit White/Ashen Slate-Summit White-Electric Green
Style Code: CJ2033-100
Release Date: June 5, 2020

Photos: Hirofumi Kojima, atmos Japan

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