Year Introduced: 2011

Eric Koston's move to Nike excited sneakerheads and a certain fervor built up as anticipation of the first true signature shoe developed. Design Shawn Carboy hit the nail on the head. Skipping out and out flash, he created a timeless, sleek silhouette based loosely on the Bruin, and embedded Lunarlon foam into the sockliner. Just like that, classic skate and contemporary running technology merged.