PENSOLE World Sneaker Championship Class Roster Revealed

Tomorrow, PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy‘s World Sneaker Championship begins in Portland, and the final class roster has been revealed. Including 30 students from 16 different countries, this year’s WSC will feature PENSOLE‘s largest class to date. The World Sneaker Championship runs from July 21st to August 22nd, and this four-week master class will consist of courses covering footwear design, color/material/finishes and 3D modeling. Winners in these three categories – CMF, footwear and 3D – will have the opportunity to submit their projects to global brands and potentially have their designs sold at retail. Companies involved in the WSC this year include Nike, Jordan Brand, Under Armour, adidas, Android Homme, PONY and UNDFTD. See below for the final class roster, and stay tuned to Nice Kicks for further coverage of the World Sneaker Championship!

Jonathon Guisbert – USA

Dale Shepard – USA

Ako Xiang – China

Marcus Thomas – USA

Satoshi Sutoh – Japan

Dexter Sulit – Philippines

Elizabeth Steenwyk –USA

Quetzal Ramos – Mexico

Daniel Raes – USA

Seth Peterson – USA

Guy Perez – Israel

Andrew Parks – USA

Marcus Taylor – USA

Tuan Nguyen – Vietnam

Thalia Meraz – Honduras

Claudia Lopez – Mexico

Guilherme Lemes – Brazil

Shaun Kosoy – USA

Lindsey Johnson – USA

Maher Jemili – Tunisia

Sara Jaramillo – Columbia

Sese Herrera – Ecuador

Jesus Garate – Mexico

Jared Fiorovich – USA

Ruben Eriksson – Sweden

Stefan Cristobal – Philippines

Clifford Charles – Haiti

Danny Chambers – USA

Zia Ahmad – Pakistan

Victoria Adesanmi – Nigeria