For the past four decades Nike has celebrated and given a voice to some of the great athletes of our time. For Holiday 2011 basketball superstar LeBron James gets the Nike Sportswear collection treatment with a series of iconic Nike silhouettes adorned with some personal storytelling. The standout piece in an all-wool Destroyer Jacket, similar to the version LeBron wore last season during his first return to Cleveland following his move south-east. Vivat Rex “long live the king” is embroidered on the inside of the jacket, with LeBron’s Nike Sportswear ‘Lion 6’ logo beautifully adorned on the sleeve. The message Virescit Vulnere Virtus’ sits boxed in the bottom translated as “courage becomes greater through the wound.” The jacket is made from 100% recycled wool. The additional pieces, which tell a similar tale, are the FZ AW77, striped and block color black and red tees and the rugby shirt. The sash that sits on the 1823 design is inspired by one of LeBron’s early teams, ‘The Shooting Stars’, where he first met some of his best friends who went on to star with him as a high school player.
Air Max Conquer
The Nike Air Max Conquer QS is a versatile boot made for the winter with a high cut, rugged traction pattern, waterproof overlays and a heel viz 180 Nike Air unit. The new Nike Sportswear LeBron logo on the tongue top and sockliner finish the boot off and tie directly to the Nike Sportswear apparel.
AF1 Premium Lo
This is the first AF1 Lo to feature rugged traction characteristic of a duck boot, a winterized feel fit for the harsh weather. High quality black leather finishes the shoe off with a premium look.
Nike Sportswear LeBron Destroyer Jacket
The all-wool Destroyer Jacket, similar to the version LeBron wore last season in his first return to Cleveland, includes Vivat Rex (Long Live the King) embroidered on the inside of the jacket, with the lion emblem on the left sleeve. The message Virescit Vulnere Virtus sits boxed in the bottom translated as “courage becomes greater through the wound.” The jacket is made from 100% recycled wool.
LeBron Bomber Jacket
Down insulated and featuring a DWR (durable water resistant) coating on the fabric, this jacket includes a unique lattice print, inspired by the grill of a luxury car, along with multiple pockets and woven taffeta lining.
Nike Sportswear LeBron 1823 Rugby
The sash that sits on the 1823 design is inspired by one of LeBron’s early teams ‘The Shooting Stars’ where he first learned the game. This rugby is 100% cotton with reinforced stitched detailing, with “Vivat Rex” (Long Live the King) and #6 adorned on the back.
Nike Sportswear LeBron Pocket T-Shirt
The LeBron pocket t-shirt includes the lion emblem on the chest pocket and is made of 100% organic cotton.
LeBron N98 Jacket
LeBron N98 Jacket combines Nike heritage and LeBron’s signature detailing. The interlocking 6 pattern featured on the sleeve of this jacket is inspired by
LeBron’s jersey number.
Nike Sportswear AW77 Hoodie
The AW77 Hoodie features French terry fabric made of organic cotton for an ultra-soft feel. The waist and cuffs are made of cotton ribbing with stretch for a snug, comfortable fit that holds its shape.