TAG: Gym Performance Test

This is the first of my performance reviews during the winter of 2010-2011.

The good folk at Jordan Brand laced me with a pair of light blue and white Carmelo’s for my run at NYC’s top 40 and over league – The Pelham Fritz Tournament, held on 128th street between Fifth and Madison Avenues in Harlem for our new Player Performance Column. I slid the kicks on in the locker room and tuned my mind in for that first all-important comfort check – How hard are they on the bottom of the foot? I took the first step in comfort, and the shoe was light against the top of my foot. The style test was confirmed when my coach’s eyes went straight to the sneaker for more than 2 seconds, he being always laced in Nike or Jordan crispy cream on the sidelines.

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