adidas OG Stan Smith
Release Date: July 16
Everyone needs some casual white shoes for the summer. The adidas OG Stan Smith takes it one step farther, letting you basically rock a history museum on your feet.
First released in 1965, this sneaker started out donning Frenchman’s Robert Haillet name before eventually turning to Stan Smith. A two-time Grand Slam singles champion, Smith won his last tournament over 30 years ago but this sneaker is so clean, smooth, and versatile that kids are still wearing them.
Make sure you’re ready for the return of the Stan Smith later this month, as well as multiple suede colorways of the same sneaker.
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Jordan Future Flight Remix
Release Date: July 23
The Jordan Future definitely threw everyone for a loop when images of the lifestyle sneaker first released. But after a few weeks, it became an undervalued jewel. You know those kicks that look unbelievable in person that you’d never expect to? That’s the Future.
Building off that shoe, Jordan Brand has a new fusion model dropping later this month. Dubbed the Jordan Future Flight Remix, it’ll release in an awesome grey, yellow, and black colorway that brings to mind the “Thunder” Air Jordan XIV releasing a few weeks earlier. With a translucent outsole and a leather upper, the sneaker clearly takes inspiration from the V and XXII. Whether it is an on-court or off-court look remains to be seen, but the model should definitely be on your radar in July.
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There’s no better time to be wearing some fresh kicks than during the summer. It’s hot out. Everyone’s outside. Everyone is looking good, and feeling good.
From adidas to the Jordan Brand to Nike Basketball, July is shaping up to be a big month for sneaker lovers. Luckily for all of us, Champs Sports has the hookup. For more on where you can head to grab your pair before they sellout, head over to the Champs Sports Store Locator.
Each month in The Prequel, we’ll preview some of the freshest sneakers you need to be watching out for. This month, you should be copping a new favorite in a slick new colorway from the NBA MVP, an old school classic that got a new school makeover, as well as many others.
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