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The Bait x Bruce Lee x Onitsuka Tiger Corsair – Jeet Kune Do, shares the same standard fit as the regular Onitsuka Tiger Corsair silhouette. It wraps the foot in an adjustable fit with its traditional lace-up closure system. The low-top shoe is offered in medium width and is available in men’s sizing ranging from size 5 US to size 12 US with half sizes also available. Women can get a pair by reducing 1.5. The sneaker may run large, therefore, going down in size may be necessary.
The timeless design that brings out its casual appeal with its simplicity is offered by the Bait x Bruce Lee x Onitsuka Tiger Corsair – Jeet Kune Do. A rather athletic vibe that is heightened by the additional detailing given to it that represents Bruce Lee and his Kung Fu expertise is also delivered by the shoe.
The low-top silhouettes from Onitsuka Tiger including this prestigious collaborative model showcase versatility that can be matched up with various outfits. It works well with a pair of fitted jeans or some jogger jeans.
The golden dragon detailing across the upper of the Bait x Bruce Lee x Onitsuka Tiger Corsair – Jeet Kune Do along with its debossed character name and “Kickman” logo on the heels are the features of the shoe that represents its own identity. These details of the low-top sneaker also embody Bruce Lee. The whole design of the classic Onitsuka Tiger Corsair also adds effect on the image of the silhouette as it is one of Onitsuka Tiger’s iconic shoes and it also displays the design that relates most to Bruce Lee.
Actor and martial artist, Bruce Lee, have passed away in the year 1973, but until now, the legend’s lifeworks is still celebrated. In 2015, Lee would have turned 75 and so to celebrate his 75th birthday on the 17th of November, 2015, West Coast retailer, Bait, along with Onitsuka Tiger and Bruce Lee Enterprises, teamed up.
One of the silhouettes that was picked for the collaboration was the Onitsuka Tiger Corsair which was first introduced in the year 1969. The classic silhouette was chosen for this collaborative release was because it carries the design that showcases similarities to the kung-fu slip-on shoe that Lee was always seen wearing.
The Bait x Bruce Lee x Onitsuka Tiger Corsair – Jeet Kune Corsair is given the touch of Bruce Lee in which the silhouette features the premium suede upper construction in black and navy blue with hints of leather that the new design mirrors Bruce Lee’s Kung Fu uniform. The shoe is finished off with some gold detailing of a dragon that is engraved on its upper and the character name and Lee’s iconic Kickman logo debossed on the heels of the shoe in gold.
- The Bait x Bruce Lee x Onitsuka Tiger Corsair – Jeet Kune Do display the commemorative “75” on the insoles that is a nod to Bruce Lee’s 75th
- The sneaker was released on Bruce Lee’s 75th birthday that was on November 27, 2015.
- Onitsuka Tiger branding on the heel of the sneaker.
- An Onitsuka branding along with the Kickman logo and Bruce Lee’s name is displayed on the tongue patch.