Nike's Jackie Robinson-Themed Air Max 1 Drops This Month

Releasing on Jackie Robinson Day.

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Nike's annual celebration of Jackie Robinson Day (April 15) will continue in 2024 with the release of a new Air Max 1 colorway in honor of the baseball legend.

Official Nike product images of the forthcoming "Jackie Robinson" Air Max 1 '86 reveal that the shoe will don a Brooklyn Dodgers-esque color scheme. The upper features a combination of blue suede and nubuck panels that's offset by a grey suede mudguard. The shoe also comes with a special "42" diamond patch on the tongue and a gold lacelock attached to the shoelaces. Rounding out the look is a gum brown outsole.

Nike has released a handful of sneakers to honor Jackie Robinson Day in recent years, which include a Dunk Low in 2022 and an Air Force 1 Low last year.

At the time of writing, this "Jackie Robinson" Nike Air Max 1 '86 is expected to arrive on April 15 at and at select Nike Sportswear retailers. Grab a closer look at the shoe below.

UPDATE (04/05): Nike has confirmed that the "Jackie Robinson" Nike Air Max 1 '86 will be released on Jackie Robinson Day (April 15) via SNKRS and at select retailers for $150. Scroll on for a closer look at the style.