Nike – Fashion Aficionado Ferdinand Lends Name to Nike Trainers

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Nike at footasylum Nike trainers have been endorsed by numerous sporting and film celebrities on both sides of the Atlantic and Manchester United footballer, and renowned fashion fan, Rio Ferdinand, has become the latest sporting hero to endorse a new form of Nike trainers.

It is fair to say that Nike trainers and footwear is amongst the most respected on the planet and this goes a long way to explaining way there is a veritable galaxy of stars queueing up to have their name attached to the latest pair of trainers released from the Nike stable. Manchester United and England footballer, Rio Ferdinand, has joined the extensive list of sporting luminaries who have had their names associated with a limited edition pair of Nike trainers. It is a common occurrence for Nike to release limited edition footwear and the exclusivity and rarity of these releases invariably means that they sell out in a distinctly short period of time. Rio Ferdinand has often gone on record to state his affinity for fashion and this made him the ideal candidate to endorse an eye catching pair of Nike trainers recently released by the sportswear giants.

Nike Footwear – Ferdinand Puts His Best Foot Forward

According to a report on, Rio Ferdinand the RF1 Nike trainers based upon the seminal Air Force Nike trainers which have remained popular amongst consumers for so many years. Ferdinand endeavoured to showcase his flair for fashion with his take on the Nike trainers and the sportswear giants were only too pleased to afford him the opportunity to flex his fashion muscles. All limited edition Nike trainers tend to offer something a little different from the norm and Rio Ferdinand's RF1's are no exception. The design is Ferdinand's take on the much loved Air Force 1 trainers and feature an visually striking design that includes Rio Ferdinand's shirt number of '5' on the heel and a favourite quote of the footballer.

Nike Trainers – Move Quick

According to the report on, the Rio Ferdinand designed Nike trainers, the RF1's, will only be available in extremely limited numbers with as few as 100 pairs been made available in the UK. This will certainly create quite the clamour for these Nike trainers amongst collectors who want to be part of the sportswear giant's elite circle. Nike trainers with limited release are always exceptionally popular amongst consumers and Rio Ferdinand's offering is set to see this trend continue.

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