It features vibrant shades of Green and Purple that coordinate perfectly with his favorite BMX jersey. Andrew used his initials to create a cool logo, and came up with his own hashtag for the outsole: #ilovethefam.
“My family is my hero,” he explains. “They’ve been so supportive and caring throughout this whole thing.” According to Doernbecher social worker Emily Somervell, Andrew shares his family’s caring, compassionate traits. “For Andrew, helping others brings him the most happiness,” she said. “That’s why he’s looking forward to becoming a scientist who helps treat and hopefully cure cystic fibrosis.” After participating in the Freestyle program, Andrew says he has another career aspiration: designing shoes.
Nike Air VaporMax Doernbecher Release Date
Look for the Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit Doernbecher to release on November 18th at select retailers and Nike.com. All proceeds from the sales of the collection to benefit OHSU Doernbecher.
Style Code: AH6893-300
Release Date: November 18, 2017
UPDTE: Nike releases official photos of the Doernbecher Air VaporMax.
UPDATE: Before the entire 2017 Doernbecher Freestyle Collection is unveiled. Here’s another look at Andrew’s Nike VaporMax design via sneakerprophet.
Meet 15-year-old Andrew Merydith, who has cystic fibrosis. His perfect day: An A+ on finals and catching the winning touchdown.