Weekend Sneaker Releases: Under Armour, Adidas, Jordan, Bait x Saucony

Saucony Bait CruelWorld 6 Giant Leap
The Bait x Saucony CruelWorld 6 "Giant Leap."
Courtesy of Bait

There aren’t many releases for sneakerhead to pick up this weekend, but the ones that are hitting shelves are must-haves. Check out the releases from Under Armour, Jordan Brand, Adidas Originals and Saucony (in conjunction with retailer Bait) that you can grab Friday and Saturday.

Under Armour Rainmaker Gray Storm

The latest iteration of the signature shoe for NBA star Stephen Curry, the Rainmaker Gray Storm, drops Friday, The shoe, boasting a gray, black and white color palette, will retail for $130.

Under Armour Curry Two Rainmaker Gray StormUnder Armour Curry Two Rainmaker Gray Storm. Courtesy of Foot Locker

Air Jordan 5 Retro Low Alternate

Dropping Saturday is the Air Jordan 5 Retro Low Alternate, revisiting the “alternate” idea of giving Michael Jordan player-exclusive colors when he was with the Chicago Bulls. The shoe will retail for $175 for men’s sizes, $120 for grade-school, $75 for preschool and $55 for toddler sizes.

 

Air Jordan 5 Retro Low AlternateAir Jordan 5 Retro Low Alternate. Courtesy of Nike

Bait x Saucony Cruel World 6 “Giant Leaps”

The West Coast-based retailer Bait’s latest collab with Saucony will support Follow Your Dreams, a U.K.-based organization that helps kids with learning disabilities pursue their dreams. The shoe uses Saucony’s Shadow 5500 silhouette, a hybrid between the Shadow 5000 and 6000, was inspired by astronaut Neil Armstrong’s quote as he stepped onto the moon, “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” The shoe drops Saturday and will retail for $120.

Saucony Bait CruelWorld 6 Giant LeapBait x Saucony Cruel World 6 “Giant Leap.” Courtesy of Bait

Adidas Originals EQT Support 93-16

The brand’s classic silhouette gets reimagined by adding Adidas’ latest technological cushioning innovation, Boost. The EQT Support 93-16 arrives Saturday in two colorways and will retail for $170.

Adidas Originals EQT Support 93-16 OG ColorwayAdidas Originals EQT Support 93-16 in the OG colorway. Courtesy of Adidas Originals
Adidas Originals EQT Support 93-16 WhiteAdidas Originals EQT Support 93-16 in the white colorway. Courtesy of Adidas Originals

Air Jordan 2 Retro Just Don

Designer and Chicago native Don “Don C” Crawley’s second collab with Jordan Brand, the Air Jordan 2 Retro Just Don, arrives Saturday and will retail for $650. The shoe is also available in grade-school sizes, which retail for $350. The designer and the brand reimagined the shoe using quilted leather to give it a luxurious feel.

Air Jordan 2 Retro Just DonAir Jordan 2 Retro Just Don. Courtesy of Nike

Want More?

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Jordan Brand x Don C Air Jordan 2 Collab Drops Saturday

Air Jordan 5 Retro Low Alternate Arrives Saturday

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