The 100 Best adidas Sneakers of All Time

16. Forest Hills

Year Introduced: 1979

Leave it to a German sneaker company to name a tennis shoe after a neighborhood in Queens (the site of the U.S. Open until 1978). Maybe the whole Run DMC thing was destined to be from the start. The Forest Hills was a great tennis sneaker, but with its lemon-yellow sole and gold stripes it could have been the worst-playing shoe ever and still landed a spot on this list.

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