Launched in the same year as streetwear staple, the Air Force 1, this 1982 runner has forever been immortalized as being the trainer that was worn by legendary athlete Alberto Salazar. Both good looking and suited for long distance running this silhouette became an instant hit across Nike’s lifestyle and Running departments and it has remained there ever since. Reissued over the past couple of seasons you can catch all of the latest Internationalist silhouettes to arrive below.
A laid back pair of retro runners to appear this season from Nike's long list of archive sneakers, the Internationalist is one of the sportswear giants truly iconic silhouettes that has been immortalised by being the shoe of choice for some of the most successful athletes throughout the 80's, Alberto Salazar included. Now part of Nike's lifestyle catalogue the Internationalist remains as cool as ever, offering plenty of retro aesthetics available in a whole host of upper choices from leather to canvas, in a colourway's that have been designed to compliment your style. Easy to dress up for the office or down as part of your everyday wardrobe try pairing a subtle colourway from this season's collection with a pair of trousers from the likes of NN07 or Wood Wood and a shirt for a contemporary office look.