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Counting Back: Remembering the Air Jordan Countdown Packs

€119.00

€56.99

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€119.00

€56.99

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In need of a memorable way to celebrate the launch of the long-awaited Air Jordan XX3 in 2008, Jordan Brand gave fans an opportunity to relive the entire history of the line by re-releasing each previous model. There was a twist though \u2014 the shoes were paired off into groups of two models that added up to '23.' For example, things got underway that January, when Air Jordans 10 and 13 were boxed up in two original colorways that hadn't yet been retroed.
Countdown Pack (or Collezione) shoes were packaged in a special fold-out box bearing graphics of the first 22 Air Jordans and a special message from Michael Jordan himself. Retail was set at $310 for each set, fair considering the $150 price point for standard retros that year. Following the January launch, the Air Jordan XX3 was released in February and packs were then released in subsequent months for the rest of the year.
Without question, the Countdown Packs were among 2008's most popular releases. However, there was a bit of give and take. First time reissues of the 'Carmine' Air Jordan 6, 'Hare' Air Jordan 7 and 'Shadow' Air Jordan 10, along with the first ever 16 and 17 retros were met with great fanfare. Undisputed classics like the 'Black Cemen...
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428927
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44101129
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Womens Shoes
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352522
363623
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385825
396926
4071027
4181128
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