At present, along with Trae Younger we’re asserting the Trae Younger 1, the Atlanta celebrity’s first signature basketball shoe and attire assortment.
Throughout the 2021 post-season, the world watched in awe as Trae Younger electrified crowds, broke information and dominated video games because the Hawks’ not-so-secret weapon. Throughout that playoff run, Trae grew to become the primary participant in league historical past with a 45-point, 10-assist recreation within the Convention Finals. Motivated by the assumption that your recreation is strongest whenever you make it yours, Trae is undeniably one in every of a sort – and his signature shoe is not any exception.
“Trae embodies the mentality of limitless potential – unafraid to let something get in the way in which of his ambition, he pushes boundaries, proves critics incorrect and creates new area for himself and the sport,” stated adidas Basketball Normal Supervisor Eric Sensible.
The Trae Younger 1 was developed in shut collaboration with Trae himself, designed to assist his multi-directional taking part in type and the distinctive methods wherein he strikes on the courtroom. Pulling inspiration from the laceless N3XT L3V3L silhouette worn by Trae in his first NBA season, the sneakers have a half-bootie building paired with laces for additional assist – leveraging BOOST cushioning within the heel for consolation, a LIGHTSTRIKE midsole for light-weight responsiveness, and a laceless forefoot for superior lockdown.
adidas and I labored very carefully on my first signature shoe and I’m hyped to lastly let followers come up with them. If you put on these, you’re repping that ice chilly mentality and all the metropolis of Atlanta.
This second is basically particular because it’s a reminder to the subsequent era of hoopers that by exhausting work and focus you possibly can obtain your desires. Trae Younger 1 is an emblem of that for me.
In tribute to Trae’s ice-cold mentality and the music, tradition and legacy of the town of Atlanta, the Trae Younger 1 will probably be obtainable initially in 5 colorways at adidas.com/trae_young and extra retailers together with Foot Locker, Dick’s Sporting Items, Champs Sports activities, End Line and Hibbett.
ICEE – Trae’s Inspiration: “The primary colorway within the assortment is my official collaboration with ICEE, one in every of my favourite drinks rising up. I bear in mind as a child day-after-day after college we’d choose one up on the way in which house or after follow.” Accessible October 1 for $140.
ICEE Cotton Sweet – Trae’s Inspiration: “One other colorway drop from the ICEE collab is Cotton Sweet. One among my favourite sweets rising up was cotton sweet. I stayed with the cotton sweet ICEE in my cup. The colour fade from blue to pink on the higher is so exhausting and the insoles themselves include the other shade fades as nicely.” Accessible October 1 for $140.
SO SO DEF – Trae’s Inspiration: “Part of my official collaboration with SO SO DEF, this colorway celebrates one of the crucial iconic report labels to ever come out of Atlanta. SO SO DEF runs deep within the tradition of southern hip-hop and we wished to pay our respects to Jermaine Dupri for the groundwork he laid within the metropolis to be what it’s within the music scene immediately.” Accessible November 5 for $140.
SO SO DEF ATL – Trae’s Inspiration: “This colorway is a shoutout and reference to a well-known billboard in Atlanta that lets each passerby know who ran the city. On this one, the SO SO DEF brand is printed on the heel and within the sockliner with the precise phrase written on the billboard. Loopy ‘pop’ colours with the yellow and purple all through.” Accessible November 5 for $140.
Peachtree – Trae’s Inspiration: “All people in Atlanta is aware of Peachtree and West Peachtree. The 2 streets run parallel by the center of the town and if you already know, you already know. This colorway has the all-over peach coloured higher with the hints of inexperienced to characterize the stem. It is bought the ‘Georgia Peach’ printed on the sockliner with the road indicators too, so this colorway is basically reppin’ the town for positive.” Accessible November 19 for $130.
The launch may even embody three signature attire objects engineered to maintain up with the extent of efficiency, type and all-day consolation Trae wants. Outfitted with Trae’s signature brand and rocking distinctive cutlines that mirror the Trae Younger 1 footwear, the appears create head to toe connectivity throughout the gathering. The attire assortment consists of: Trae Quarter Zip Pull-Over ($80), Trae Pant ($70), Trae Brief ($45). The attire will probably be obtainable on October 1.