TAG: Li-Ning F2

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 1, 2010 / 3:45 pm

Li-Ning F2

Li-Ning F2

Now that you’ve seen the spot starring Donnell Rawlings (“Chappelle’s Show”) and Gerry Bednob (“The 40-Year-Old Virgin”), it’s time to check out the shoes. Introducing the Li-Ning F2. F2 stands for Foam Frame, and based on a full chassis of injection molded EVA material, it creates a one-piece monolithic construction for a lightweight, durable performance and a seamless fit. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video / Dec 1, 2010 / 3:15 pm

U.S. Customs Harasses Man Over New Li-Ning Shoes

Our friends at Li-Ning had a little problem importing their latest breakthrough sneaker, the F2 (which stands for Foam Frame). Shipments of the single-mold shoe were held up by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, delaying their launch in the States. Conspiracy theories abound as to the reason for the F2’s delay in customs. Was it the radical design that caused inspectors to think the product was something more nefarious than shoes? Could it have been pressure from sneaker competitors? Watch and find out.

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