The UK Grime MC recently took to Instagram to reveal the forthcoming Skepta x Nike Air Max Tailwind V trainer which is rumoured to drop in the coming months.
Following the news of the next collab from the BBK founder, which was rumoured to be the Nike Air Max Tailwind V, it looks like the next chapter of SK Air is officially on the cards for 2021. Recently teased via an Instagram story by Skepta himself, the Nike Air Max Tailwind V SK trainer will follow in the footsteps of the Nike Air Max 97 from 2017, the Nike Air Max 97/BW from 2018, the Nike Air Max Deluxe from 2018 & the Nike Shox from 2019, marking the the UK Grime MC’s 5th collaboration with the swoosh brand.
This time around it’s the recently revived Nike Air Max Tailwind V trainer which continued the legacy of Frank Rudy’s revolutionary running trainer, the Nike Tailwind, from 1979. First released in 2000, the Air Max Tailwind V celebrated its 20th anniversary for 2020 which was originally when the Skepta collaboration was also rumoured to drop. The hybrid design features caged upper inspiration from the Nike Air Max Plus with a digital print in a mixture of blue, purple & black hues. Other highlights include iridescent detailing to the tongue & ankle collar with SK branding to the tongue & the insoles.
The Nike Air Max Tailwind V SK trainer is rumoured to drop over the coming months. Also don’t forget to subscribe to mint. & follow @the_mint_mag to keep up to date with all the latest apparel, footwear & everything else in between.