Right now, 23isBack brings some news that will surely make all the Jordan heads here jump in joy. It is official, it has been confirmed by Jordan Brand that both colorways of the highly anticipated Air Jordan XX9 will be making their retail debut on September 6. Regardless of the earlier reports that claimed that the XX9 will probably be released on some other date, this particular retail date has been officially announced by Jordan Brand.
Since there is still an entire months and a few more days to go, a series of events will be hosted by Jordan Brand across the country in the meantime. This way, NBA players will get the opportunity to wear-test the sneaker. It is currently the peak season of summer basketball, and the release of this next Air Jordan sneaker in line has been postponed to the fall. So, this officially marks the beginning of summer performance basketball for Jordan Brand.
According to Jordan Brand’s Vice President of Global Marketing, Brian O’Connor, the launch of Jordan XX9 has been shifted to September so that performance basketball players can be better served. He claims that they are the center of everything that Jordan Brand does. Even better news for 23 is Back readers is that Jordan Brand is also giving consumers the opportunity to try the Air Jordan XX9 before it is released.
Apparently, Jordan Brand wants loyal Jordan heads to experience firsthand what it will feel like to “take flight” in this game shoe. This Friday and Saturday, the first AJ XX9 trial experience that was open to the public went down in Las Vegas in the Cosmopolitan Hotel at the Chelsea Theater. Jordan heads here can definitely adding September 6 to the rest of the Jordan release dates on their calendars. However, readers in Chicago should also prepare themselves to attend the World Basketball Festival at the 63rd Street Beach House between August 14 and 17 to test the Air Jordan XX9.