Pensole x Foot Locker | 2016 World Sneaker Championships

The good folks at Pensole have teamed up with Foot Locker to bring young, aspiring footwear designers and incredible opportunity to not only win a boat load of cash ($20,016), but to also have their design produced and soled at Foot Locker.

PENSOLE WORLD SNEAKER CHAMPIONSHIP is conducted online in a single-elimination, all-or-nothing, style tournament with $20,016 USD to be awarded to the winner and the crown of THE 2016 PENSOLE WORLD SNEAKER CHAMPION. In partnership with Foot Locker, one of the world’s largest footwear retailers, a limited quantity of the winning design will be produced and sold at select Foot Locker stores globally.

Admission is free, so there’s really no excuse if you’re trying to get yourself noticed in an industry that’s a notroiously tough nut to crack.

Head here to enter.

Mr. Bailey

Product Designer + Footwear Architect | Founder of @ConceptKicks |

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  • Jeffrey - 4 years ago

    I wonder if they are looking for a sneaker that can actually be made or something only to get inspired from. Like an over the top concept idea?