The Air Jordan 6 “Olympic” is not just a sneaker; it’s a piece of history. With its roots deeply embedded in the Olympic Games, this iconic shoe will make a grand comeback in July 2024.

Initially unveiled for the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the Air Jordan 6 “Olympic” has always symbolized pride and performance. Its patriotic White, Varsity Red, and Midnight Navy color palette is a nod to Team USA, and its design reflects the nation’s spirit and determination. The 2024 retro edition promises to stay true to its origins, featuring the original White midsole paired with Navy overlays, giving fans a taste of nostalgia.

But it’s not just about the colors. The silhouette of the Air Jordan 6 is inspired by the sleek design of German sports cars, a nod to Michael Jordan’s love for speed and precision. This specific “Olympic” colorway gained iconic status when it was sported by Jordan Brand athletes Vin Baker and Ray Allen during the Summer Games. The shoe’s design and its Olympic heritage make it a must-have for sneaker enthusiasts and sports fans alike.

The 2024 re-release promises to be as exciting as its predecessors. With a clean White and Navy upper complemented by striking Red accents, the shoe perfectly blends the past and present. The translucent outsole adds a touch of modernity, ensuring the shoe remains relevant in today’s fashion landscape.

In other news, check out the AJ6 “Craft Paris” releasing in anticipation of the 2024 Summer Olympics hosted in Paris.


The Air Jordan 6 “Olympic” has an official release date on August 3rd, 2024. Sneaker enthusiasts can expect to find this iconic pair at select Jordan Brand retailers and on Continue reading below for an on-foot look at the pair.

Air Jordan 6 Retro “Olympic”
Color: White/Varsity Red-Midnight Navy
Release Date: August 3, 2024
Style Code: CT8529-164
Retail Price: $200

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