Adidas 3D Printed Shoes Are Available Now
Adidas has unveiled their new 3D printed running shoes which are called the 3D Runner, They will be available from tomorrow to purchase via Confirmed in New York and they will cost you around $333. Which is quite steep for running shoes.
Reservations are now available to book your shoes with and they will be available from tomorrow December 15th 2016. Adidas is also making a limited number of the 3D Runners available on December 15th in London and Tokyo.
Adidas explains a little more about what you can expect from their latest creation :
“This is just the beginning”-“Creating customized shoes based on an individual’s footprint – including their running style, foot shape, performance needs and personal preferences – is a north star for the industry and adidas is leading with cutting edge innovations.”
The Adidas press release adds :
The shoe features an engineered 3D web structure with dense zones in high force areas and less dense zones in the low force areas, allowing for the optimum level of performance. The 3D Runner also features a 3D printed heel counter, which is integrated into the midsole and avoids the typical process of gluing or stitching. Benefits include greater elasticity, compliancy and support. A black PRIMEKNIT upper ensures high style, superior fit and performance.