Adidas’ Sam Handy Shares Ultra Boost ’19 Development

Adidas Running Creative Director, Sam Handy has progressively been sharing some of the development behind their latest Ultra Boost silhouette.

Featuring a retooled unit with (obviously) a Boost midsole, an external “3D” heel counter, Torsion Spring, Primeknit 360, and a 20% bump in BOOST cushioning (via SneakerNews).

You can see a shot of a few initial sketches, as well as a taped up development sample, and final product shots, below.

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