Archive for the 'Nike' Category

September 26th, 2014

Suit Up For Sunday With Tim Howard & Darren McFadden

This video is great. Tim Howard and Darren McFadden from the Oakland Raiders talk about how important training and preparation is. And I'm not sure there are many players who prepare better and train harder than Timmy does. He is as professional and dedicated to his craft as anyone out there. His success is a by product of all that hard work.  If any ...
September 3rd, 2014

Soccer in America – A Photographic Journey

Perspective changes everything. What's in and what's out of focus changes how we see things and what we pay attention to. Alter things slightly, and we look at things just a little bit differently. I feel like that is one of the things we have always tried to do with how we present the sport. Show things in a slightly different light. With a slightly ...
September 2nd, 2014

Nike SB Lunar Gato Sail/Black-Gum Medium Brown-White

We have seen a continued blend of skateboarding borrowing from soccer shoes. Nike SB has been on this for a minute with the the Nike SB Lunar Gatos that we saw released ahead of this year's World Cup. This continues as Nike SB releases it's latest iteration of their take on the Lunar Gato with the release of the Nike SB Lunar Gato Sail/Black-Gum ...
August 24th, 2014

MARIO GÖTZE’S World Cup Winning Magista Boot displayed at NIKE BERLIN

It is the most famous football boot of the summer — the Nike Magista worn on Mario Götze’s left foot that made history in the final in Brasil. It traveled with Mario from the Maracanã to Munich, and the Magista has now arrived in Berlin. * Nike Berlin will showcase the history-making Nike Magista until the end of August before Mario Götze ...
August 20th, 2014

Video :: Nike Hypervenom – Mirrors Featuring Neymar

~~  Dope idea.... Executed. "Mirrors" features the Brasilian forward in a creative interpretation of the attacking skill that makes him one of the world’s great players. The combination of his agility and deadly instinct in front of goal enhanced by his Hypervenom boots deceives defenders like a House of Mirrors. At times its seems to ...
August 20th, 2014

Soccer in America – A Photographic Journey

Play soccer. Anywhere. Anytime. Tennis courts included. Portland, OR May 2014 ~beans To submit your photos to be included in this series, email them to dunny [at] bumpy pitch.com.
August 19th, 2014

Nike “Genealogy of Innovation” Video

Nike Genealogy of Innovation from Golden Wolf on Vimeo. An entire lifetime of Nike sneakers and soccer boots has basically been compressed into a two minute video. How many sneakers or soccer boots in this video have you owned at one time or another?
August 18th, 2014

Evolution of Jerseys

ISPS and I were going through some boxes at the office full of gear, boots, video games etc when we stumbled upon the 2000 USA Men's National Team jersey (the white jersey in the picture above). It was a size large and just looked really big. Like way bigger than a large should look. So I went and grabbed the Italian national jersey from this year's ...