Tag: Nike Bubble

In 1978, Nike introduced the Nike Tailwind as the initial demonstration of Nike Air technology. This groundbreaking concept was tested at the Honolulu Marathon before its official launch in 1979. The Nike Tailwind showcased a hidden air bubble in the heel, serving as a remarkable cushioning element. Subsequently, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield aimed to unveil Rudy’s innovative air bubble to a global audience.