Skaters and BMXers have played a large role in the mythos of the Air Jordan 1 silhouettes street credit, so it only made sense when Jordan Brand collaborated with one of the BMX world’s premier athletes, Nigel Sylvester, back in 2018. Even with this hyped-up collaboration, the two wouldn’t officially ink a deal until September 2021, and now we may be seeing more from the two of them.
Nigel took to Instagram to promote his new book, "Nigel Sylvester: Go" and was sporting an unreleased pair of black and white Jordan 1's. White accents appear via the mini-Swoosh and large Swoosh on the mudguard and quarter panel respectively while the tongue and lace set also follow suit in this same shade. Underfoot, a white AJ 1 midsole with a red rubber outsole completes the look.
As of this writing, the pair Nigel was wearing isn’t confirmed to be his next collaboration with Jordan Brand, but it's likely... Keep it locked to our Twitter and the Sole Retriever mobile app to stay updated on this possible Nigel Sylvester x Air Jordan 1 High OG and more in the sneaker and streetwear world.
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Image via Nigel Sylvester