Retro Ad From October 1985, The Nike Sock Racer

“Still crazy after all these years.”

“The Nike Sock Racer. A serious racing flat with a full-length Nike-Air midsole. Definitely not for everyone.”

Without further ado, here is the ad:

Nike Sock Racer Circa October 1985
Nike Sock Racer Circa October 1985

More proof that “minimalism” is not a new idea! Today’s minimal shoes are basically the same thing as “racing flats” from decades ago. Anyway, leave a comment after the gap!