30 Things You Didn't Know About The Air Force 1

28. The Cathedral of Notre Dame Inspired the Midsole Design

This needs some actual explanation. The Air unit made the midsole higher than ever before, so Kilgore needed to figure out how to make it stable. He turned to an unlikely inspiration - the cathedral at Notre Dame - to figure out how to angle the midsole out to have a large enough contact patch with the court.

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