As 2023 approaches, get teasers and information on future Air Jordan releases, which includes an all-new “UNC” hue of its Air Jordan 5. This shoe edition will be part of the Summer Spring 2023 colorway. Mark.
The impending Air Jordan 5 “UNC” sneakers belong to the March 2023 releases. To be precise, the chic all-blue shoes will arrive on March 4th. Buyers will be able to easily get these AJ5s through Nike’s online store as well as other outlets. These units are priced at $225 per pair.
Grab these shoes in varying sizes ranging from adults to toddlers. For now, only the price of adult shoes is known.
Air Jordan 5 gets UNC facelift, slated for Spring 2023 release
On June 16, 2022, a renowned Jordan sleuth, namely @zsneakerheadz, shared the first look at the highly anticipated Air Jordan 5 in the “UNC” colorway.
The story behind the fifth iteration of the iconic silhouette, as listed on the brand’s official website, reads as follows:
“Since his game-winning shot that brought championship glory to North Carolina, Michael Jordan has been at the forefront of basketball consciousness. He took to the court in 1985 wearing the Air Jordan I original, simultaneously breaking league rules and the will of its opponents, while capturing the imagination of fans around the world.
The entire body of these shoes features hues of blue, black, white, and reflective silver. Crafted with premium nubuck, the sleek uppers feature mostly blue and silver accents.
Here, the eyelets and drawstrings are created in the University Blue color, while the tabs are colored in a reflective grayish silver hue. Wide tabs feature the bold black Jumpman emblem embroidered at one end.
The medial sides are incorporated with the characteristic TPU nets in distinct shades of blue. The original serrated design on the midsole, characteristic of the AJ5 shoes, is perfectly executed with white hues.
Additionally, collegiate patches are used to adorn the heel counters of these monotonous uppers. The black midsoles, adorned with tooth-like patterns, are grouped with the translucent frost blue outsoles.
Each pair will come in a special box and packaging that matches the aesthetic.
If you’re looking forward to the Air Jordan 5’s “UNC” color scheme, then hold your horses because they’ll be available March 4, 2023. These exclusive color-blocked shoes will set you back $225 for each pair. The AJs will be offered in full family sizes, namely adult, elementary school, preschool and infant.
Along with the aforementioned UNC colorway, the shoemaker will also be showcasing their all-new Air Jordan 5 “Aqua” as part of their 2023 sneaker releases. The next edition is set to hit the shoe market on January 21, 2023.
Those of you looking to purchase these shoes can purchase them from Nike’s shopping site as well as other retail outlets for $200. These bold black suede shoes feature vibrant hits of aqua that increase its aesthetic appeal.