Sneakers: An American Tale

Sneakers: An American Tale

Constant Wonder

Nike Vaporfly

Episode: Nike Vaporfly

  • Nov 19, 2020 7:00 pm
  • 25:58 mins

Guest: Nicholas Smith, author of “Kicks: The Great American Story of Sneakers” Sneakers were created not to protect the human foot, but to protect the lawn, the croquet lawn to be precise, from the human foot. The story of sneakers is tied to the famous name Goodyear, and the business wouldn't be what it is today without the phenom Michael Jordan.