|Lance Armstrong and Nike have a long relationship, but the two stood together starting in 2004 with the launch of Livestrong to raise money and awareness to battle cancer. Wristbands and apparel was released to support the cause to “Wear Yellow”, but since there have been a number of great shoes bearing the Livestrong name.
To salute our local hometown hero we have composed a look at the best of Livestrong x Nike shoes. Click here to have view the feature.
In 2005, Nike and Lance started 10//2 which was a performance line of apparel and cycling gear. ?This shoe did not have any call out to the Livestrong name on the shoes, but did feature the 10//2 label. ?Artist Futura, Nike’s Mark Smith, and Lance Armstrong worked together for the graphics on the side of the shoe that represented a number of things important to Lance’s life and story of overcoming cancer.
This Nike FC was produced to the tune of only 500 and was released in July of 2005 at colette in Paris.