Basketball has always been a special category for Nike, starting with a partnership with Michael Jordan, who forever changed the game and ending with a partnership with the best teams and basketball players in the world.
The event was attended by CSKA basketball players, Evgeny Voronov and Drew Nicholas. They talked about the start of their professional career and participated in mini-competitions.
“It's great that now there is a store in Moscow where you can find everything you need in one place. I have no doubt that it will become popular among basketball fans - there is even a ring here. You can come at a convenient time, buy your favorite sneakers and test them immediately, ”commented CSKA attacking defender Evgeny Voronov.
At the opening of the store, guests were presented with a special area dedicated to the legendary Nike Air Force 1 basketball sneakers, the first model of which appeared in the 1982 year. In the 2012 year, Air Force 1 marks 30 years.
“The AirForce is without a doubt an iconic model for any basketball player. Nobody plays in them anymore, but they have been a symbol of basketball for 30 years, ”added CSKA player Drew Nicholas.