Less than a week remains until Jordan Brand drops the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Chicago Flag” from the “City Pack” 2016, which was formerly known simply as the “Chicago” colorway. Most Jordanheads are likely aware that the Air Jordan 10 “Rio” made its retail debut this past weekend, in fact, many of them had probably gone out and grabbed a pair to add to their collection. Apparently, many of them will be heading out to the same retailers once again in a few days in order to add another sneaker from the “City Pack” to their collection, which will be the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Chicago Flag.”
It was back in January when photos of the Air Jordan 10 Retro “NYC” from the upcoming “City Pack” 2016 begun to surface online. The very first photo of the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Chicago” had started making rounds on the Internet after it was shared on Instagram by the user It had been quite obvious that the sneaker was Chicago-inspired, considering that the city is Michael Jordan’s hometown. However, it was only later that it became evident that this Air Jordan 10 Retro iteration was actually inspired directly by Chicago’s municipal flag.
The latest photos clearly showcase that this Air Jordan 11 Retro is dressed up in hues borrowed from the flag. Hence, its leather uppers are predominantly pure white, with crimson also making a dominant appearance throughout the uppers, complementing this sneaker’s clean aesthetic. Finishing off the color scheme of Chicago’s municipal flag, this sneaker also sports university blue accents mixed in with the red. Of course, the signature element that distinguishes this sneaker as a part of the “City Pack” is also present in the form of blue and red “CH” that can be spotted on the sides.
This was the second sneaker from the “City Pack” 2016 to have been unveiled and the wait for Jordanheads will finally be over in just a few days. The Air Jordan 10 Retro “Chicago Flag” finally jordan release date this week on May 14th and it will retail for $190.
Air Jordan 10 Retro “Chicago Flag”
White/University Blue/Black/Light Crimson
Release Date: May 14th, 2016