Sunday, November 6, 2011
Air Jordan IV Doernbecher Designer Isaiah Scott
While we braved crazy weather and people trying to skip in the line the lucky few copped a pair or two of the Doernbecher 4's. Now learn about it's origins and what your $175 was a part of.
"The eighth installment of Nike’s partnership with the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital was unveiled in early October; six children were selected to design six different Nike footwear models – one of which was the Air Jordan IV Retro. Chosen for this marquee project was 11-year-old Isaiah Scott, who transferred his ‘Superman’ persona onto the design of the Air Jordan IV. This video goes in detail behind Isaiah’s design, which is also inspired by Nate Robinson’s insane dunk over Dwight Howard during the 2009 NBA Dunk Contest. The Air Jordan IV Doernbecher is set to release this Saturday, November 5th, at select Jordan Brand retailers, so continue reading for the full video to go in detail behind Isaiah’s design inspiration. - sneakernews.com"