A new yet vintage looking colorway hits the legendary Nike Air Tailwind in Violet Force/Anthracite. Why is it legendary? Because the Tailwind was the very first shoe to utilize Nike Air, debuting the flagship cushioning technology of the world’s most popular footwear brand in 1979. This new version features a violet force nylon upper with anthracite suede and a black waffle sole below. Pick up a pair of the Nike Air Tailwind now at select Nike Sportswear retailers, including size? in the UK.