Nike please bring back the Air Oscillate in performance spec!

PistolPete23

Hall of Fame
In recent years we've seen Nike "protro" the Kobe line of basketball shoes. These mostly kept the same silhouette of the originals but with updated performance tech. One of the most iconic tennis silhouettes I miss from Nike is the Air Oscillate, which was retro'd back in 2015 under the brand's "lifestyle" category, featuring cheaper materials and an inferior Zoom air unit. Nike, please consider doing a protro version of this shoe - don't change the timeless aesthetic that everyone loved but maybe update the midsole cushioning with more responsive foam and the same full-length Zoom that's featured in the Zoom Turbo shoes. It'll be a big hit!
 

bigserving

Hall of Fame
In recent years we've seen Nike "protro" the Kobe line of basketball shoes. These mostly kept the same silhouette of the originals but with updated performance tech. One of the most iconic tennis silhouettes I miss from Nike is the Air Oscillate, which was retro'd back in 2015 under the brand's "lifestyle" category, featuring cheaper materials and an inferior Zoom air unit. Nike, please consider doing a protro version of this shoe - don't change the timeless aesthetic that everyone loved but maybe update the midsole cushioning with more responsive foam and the same full-length Zoom that's featured in the Zoom Turbo shoes. It'll be a big hit!

............at the retro 1999 price!
 

PistolPete23

Hall of Fame
............at the retro 1999 price!

One can wish but that’s not going to happen :(. My first pair was in 1997-98 during my junior years. The white-navy pair was on sale at the time for $75 and my mom got it for me as a special gift. It was the most expensive pair of shoes I’ve ever owned up to that point and I used to clean it with a toothbrush to keep it looking fresh. Man, how the times have changed.
 

Seth

Legend
Let me be clear: I would buy at least two pair. I have a pair of the Safari colorway from 2015. They're a size 12 (my normal size), but they fit like 11.5. I can't even wear them :(
 

Flair328

New User
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You might have to wait until the possible re-release..........in 2027 for the 30th anniversary version. Heres a throw back to the original 1997 brochure....:cool::p
 
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SinneGOAT

Hall of Fame
Protro is an awesome idea. Bring back models many loved from the past and make slight modifications to improve them for modern play. Not just for Nike, but Adidas, Asics, new balance or whatever.
 

teckid

Semi-Pro
I remember being fascinated by this shoe from when Pete first started wearing it and you could catch glimpses of it during his matches. Finally, Tennis magazine did a profile/lesson photo shoot with Pete and he was wearing them and they showed the shoe very clearly, BUT also in that same issue was the first Nike print ad for the shoe that gave an official product shot. I was before internet and spy shots so it was exciting to see it in the article photos thinking we were seeing something unreleased, but then being slightly deflated as the official ad to release them was in the same issue, haha. Loved that shoe, great in every way.
 

Flair328

New User
I had a pair of the original Os back in the day. I can't remember the shoes I had before them but started my Nike Air journey with the original Agassi lime green Air Tech Challenge 3/4.

1st impressions of the Os was good, very low to the ground feel, but soon relegated them to practice use only as my knees felt sore after every match, the Air Zoom cushioning felt almost non existent. It made such an impression on me I still remember them to this day.
 

SDN

Professional
A reissue of the Nike Air Max2 Sweep (Sampras 1994) and the Nike Air Meadow Supreme (Sampras 1996) would be nice too!
If anyone has the opportunity, please tell the Nike top managers!
The Adidas Edberg reproposed have been snapped up! also mac attack mcenroe!
 

PNTennis

New User
A reissue of the Nike Air Max2 Sweep (Sampras 1994) and the Nike Air Meadow Supreme (Sampras 1996) would be nice too!
If anyone has the opportunity, please tell the Nike top managers!
The Adidas Edberg reproposed have been snapped up! also mac attack mcenroe!

Air sweep comeback would be awesome.
 
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