Size and fit

The Nike Air Max Fly is available in men's sizing. Ladies can still order a pair by getting 1.5 sizes down to have their equivalent in women's sizing. It is among the low-top sneakers that allow the ankle to move freely. 

The shoe has a lightweight mesh upper that provides foot breathability and smooth feel. It has an EVA insole and Air unit for support and soft cushioning. Also, it utilizes a lacing system for a secure lockdown.

Nike Air Max Fly Style

Experience undeniable comfort with the low-top Nike Air Max Fly sneaker. It is a revolutionary shoe that offers breathability, comfort, and fashion-forward style. 

The shoe has a one-piece upper, which displays subtle sophistication. With Air unit technology, it has an elevated heel that provides cushioning and additional height. Also, it has sock-like construction for 360 degrees comfort. 

The low-top Air Max Fly by Nike is available in several colorways like:

  • Black/Wolf Grey/White
  • Black/Laser Fuchsia/Teal/Tint
  • White/Black/Metallic Silver
  • black
  • University Red/Black/White
  • Black/Dark Grey/Black

Whether for running around the park, going to a party, and other casual occasions, this kick can fit the bill. It can nicely match distressed denim jeans, denim shorts, cargo pants, leggings, miniskirts, and other casual clothing. Sports attire like track pants and joggers can work well too.

Notable Features

Nike shoes are an epitome of comfort and innovation, and the Air Max Fly is among them. With a mono-sock construction, it features a mesh upper that provides foot breathability and versatility. It also boasts a visible Air unit from the heel to the midsole, providing soft cushioning and a responsive ride. 

Nike Air Max Fly History

Mario Franklin Rudy is an aerospace engineer that introduced the idea of placing a tiny bag of Air into the heel for impact protection. In more than 23 companies, only Phil Knight found the concept promising. 

Knight used the prototype and tested it by running around the Beaverton Campus. He was astounded by the responsive and smooth ride it provided. It was then that the Air was born in Nike. Among the many shoes that were released with that technology is the low-top Nike Air Max Fly. 

The official release date of the shoe was during the Air Max Day, March 26, 2019. It features an elevated and hybrid sole unit with a lightweight foam on the forefoot. 

Made with mesh material, the one-piece upper with heat-pressed overlays provides foot breathability. It has a rubber outsole for a smooth transition from heel to toe and excellent traction.

Nice to know

  • The Nike Air Max Fly has the iconic Swoosh accenting on the lateral and medial sides of the shoe. 
  •  “AIRMAX” call out is adorned on the tongue while the “AIR” is patched on the heel.

Facts / Specs

Top: Low
Inspired from: Casual
Collection: Nike Air Max, Nike Air
Closure: Laces
Material: Mesh, Rubber Sole, EVA / Fabric
Season: Spring, Summer
Features: Breathable

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Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.