To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Air Max 98, Nike will be releasing a special edition “Chinese New Year” iteration of the silhouette to pay homage to its Chinese fanbase.
Having a similar pattern as the “Tianjin” Foamposites from 2015, this Nike Air Max 98 features lotus flowers and Chinese artwork on its upper. Below on the sides is a mix of some exotic materials like pony hair and snakeskin, while having Red patent leather detailing and Teal accents. Reflective racing stripe, Gold hits, speckled thick rope laces atop a White midsole and Black rubber outsole displaying praying hands completes the design.
Nike Air Max 98 CNY Chinese New Year Release Date
Look for the Nike Air Max 98 “CNY” to release on February 28th at select Nike Sportswear retailers and StockX. Stay tuned for more update.
Nike Air Max 98 “Chinese New Year”
Color: Multi-Color/Metallic Gold-University Red
Style Code: BV6649-708
Release Date: February 28, 2019