Memories - adidas Dragon

adidas Dragon sneaker - blue with white stripes (female)My experience with the early Nike Marathon was less than outstanding. Then, I got myself a pair of adidas Dragon sneakers to wear around campus. They were blue with white stripes, nylon with suede side reinforcements... a little extra construction detail that Nike was willing to forsake in their early days until people complained their shoes fell apart too fast.

adidas Dragon sneaker - dark blue with white stripes (male)I liked them so much that I bought two pairs when they were originally in production; the first had an outsole without center nubs in the circles, while the outsole on the second version was (as I remember) exactly like the adidas SL72 sole. Not only that, I bought the reissues!

adidas Dragon sneaker - white with blue stripes

Some of the Dragon colorways:

 Back to the top of Charlie's Sneaker Pages!

Last Updated: 22 February 2017

Search for more shoes:

Click here to send E-mail to Charlie.

Charlie's Sneaker Pages copyright 1995-2021 by Charles L. Perrin.

READERS PLEASE NOTE: Names of athletic shoe manufacturers, shoe styles, and technologies may be trademarked by the manufacturers. Charlie's Sneaker Pages uses these names solely to describe the shoes with the same familiar nomenclature used by the manufacturer and recognized by the reader.