Adidas Originals Micro Pacer


Back in 1984 the adidas Micro Pacer represented the cutting edge of technology. Its futuristic appeal wasn’t simply confined to the metallic leather exterior — there was a small LCD microcomputer embedded in the lace cover of the left shoe, designed to record distance covered, average pace/time and calorie expenditure, that’s connected to a movement-activated sensor in the sole unit. Technical benefits of the shoe included variable density colored panels in the sole for maximum shock-absorption to the high-impact areas of the foot. A faithful reissue of the silver 1984 adidas Originals Micro Pacer, along with a Gold/Poppy/Black style, is set to release this week.




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s