NIKE ENGINEERS KNIT UPPER FOR YOUR RACE
Seamless upper is made by Nike Flyknit technology, yarns and fabric variations.
Nike has devoloped knit for achievement to create excellent running shoes. The new technology Nike called Nike Flyknit. Yarns and fabric variations are precisely engineered.
Nike Flyknit Racer´s upper and tonque weight only 34g. The shoe weight 160g (size 9 US). It is lighter than Nike Zoom Strike 3 by 19%. Nike Flyknit Racer is worn by first, second and fird place athletes in the men´s marathon at the 2011 World Championship.
An additional enviromentally benefit of Nike Flyknit is that it reduces waste. One piece upper does not use the multiple materials in traditionals sports footwear manufacture. Nike Flyknit is made in an mimimalist design with maximum return.
The idea for Nike Flyknit has came from the runner feedback, craving a sock feeling.
However all functions that make a sock have proven to make them a poor choice for a running upper. A high-powered material like yarn has no structure nor durability.
Nike has start a long mission of micro-engineering of materials. Nike has employed team of experts to create technology for the knit upper.
After that they had to map out where the specific yarn and knit structure were needed. 40 years of Nike experience with runners, Nike defined the exact placement of support, flexibility and breathability, in one layer.
The shoe has precision engineering – pure form and performance on display. Every part has own purpose. These Nike shoes are the best running shoes Nike has ever made.
The Nike Flyknit Racer wear the best world´s marathon athletes, include Kenya, Great Britain, Russia and US athletes.
Nike also created the running shoe Nike Flyknit Trainer+ especialy for everyday running. It weight 220g. This shoe brings Nike Flyknit benefits for all runners.