ADIDAS CELEBRATES JACKIE ROBINSON DAY WITH SPECIAL EDITION CLEATS AND TRAINERS

This Saturday every player in MLB will don #42 in honor of the late Jackie Robinson. adidas is commemorating the 70th anniversary of Robinson breaking the color barrier with a lineup of cleats and trainers. The special edition adizero Afterburner 4 and Icon Trainer pay homage with their respective designs. The adizero sports a premium cream suede upper paired with Jackie’s signature in gold foil, stats embossed on a leather heel pull tab, premium tweed Three Stripes branding, and bronze accents of Ebbets Field on the heel counter and tongue where the Dodgers played. The Icon Trainer boasts a tweed look inspired by the suit the baseball legend wore on the day he retired. Both the adizero Afterburner and Icon Trainer launch on April 15th and retail for $120 USD and $100 USD respectively. Learn more here.