Lewis Marnell dominated the Melbourne skate scene and was one of Nike SB’s first Australian riders. Lewis passed away from complications with diabetes in January 2013 and five years afterwards, this Nike SB Dunk Mid Pro, a favorite of Marnell’s, celebrates and pays tribute to the skater who set the standard for Nike SB in Australia.
Dressed in a Cappuccino, Wheat and Bronze color scheme. This Nike SB Dunk Mid includes a premium upper, in a colorway Lewis created his own, is decorated with his legendary lion graphic on the heels. He made them seem so fresh, that people wished to have them we could look the same,” states Shane O’Neill.
In honor of Lewis and what he intended to the shuttle and Nike SB family, Nike made a donation to some non-profit base for the benefit of diabetes study.
Start Looking for the Nike SB Dunk Mid “Lewis Marnell” to launch on January 18th at pick Nike SB retailers and Nike.com. The retail price tag is set at $100 USD.