The Nike Air Max Zero Doernbecher was designed by 14-year old, Chase Swearingen who’s nickname is “The Captain” as a nod to him being a take-charge kind of guy.
Chase designed his Nike Air Max Zero shoe with the same attention to detail that he gives everything else in life. Under the shoelaces, tubing runs all the way to the sockliner to represent the shunt that he has had since birth to treat hydrocephalus. He was diagnosed in utero with the condition, which causes dangerous accumulation of fluid around the brain. Chase has a thing for lighthouses, so he designed one on the heel using the Nike swoosh as the light beam. And on the tongue, the words ‘Unstoppable Chase’ speak to his unbelievable perseverance.
Nike Air Max Zero Doernbecher Release Date
Look for the Nike Air Max Zero “Doernbecher” to release on December 17th at select Nike Sportswear retail stores. The retail price tag is set at $150 USD.
December 17, 2016
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