The Kizik Athens is likely a shoe from a brand you’ve never even heard of, yet much more famous brands like Nike use their technology. This shoe and review remind us that we, sneakerheads, are such a niche market and we’re not necessarily the target market for most of shoe brands. The average/general consumer also needs shoes, and convenient ones at that. The Athens offers that convenience and much more.
Check out Chris’s thoughts on the Athens in the video and article.
What’s in the video?
In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- Nike Go and Glide Flyease technology
- A convenient shoe for everyone
- Subtle design and colors
- Mostly foam outsole with rubber pods
- HandsFree Labs technology
- Rabbit Foam midsole with bounce
- Wide and standard options
- Informative shoe trees
- Nike Glide Flyease struggles
- Perfect insole
- Basic textile/knit upper
- Other options with different materials
- Very simple to use
- Sizing recommendations
As an added bonus, our friend Ryan gives his insight on these and the other comparable models from Nike and Jordan Brand.
Watch the full video by pressing play above or by clicking here to watch on YouTube.
How to Buy the Kizik Athens
- Colorway: Sunrise
- Release Date: 2021
- Style Code: N/A
- Retail Price: $119
The Kizik Athens is available now for $119 at Kizik.
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