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NIKE ZOOM GP Deconstructed

For Peyton’s classic basketball shoes AIR ZOOM GP. The design is special, and the workmanship is great. Many shoe fans are interesting in Nike ZOOM GP retro 2019. What’s the specific configuration? We deconstructed it. Let’ have a look at it today.

NIKE ZOOM GP

Splitting the left shoe in the middle

From the side cross section, we can see the separated ZOOM Air Cushion and the carbon fiber plate on arch.

Separating the vamp and insole of right shoe

The inner sleeve is printed with FLIGHT, it’s soft.

It uses fast lacing system, so it’s convenient to put on and take off.

The inspiration of rubber and plastic lock catch comes from skiing boots.

The padlocking system is made of four parts. The regulatory is more humanized than zipper.

The inner side of upper uses the ‘monkey paw’ technology.

The ‘monkey paw’ technology almost cover the whole upper side. It improves the support and wrapping performance.

The width of EUR42.5 ‘monkey paw’ technology is about 73.01mm

The thickest part of EUR42.5 ‘monkey paw’ technology is about 5.74mm. The supporting effect is excellent.

The thinnest part of EUR42.5 ‘monkey paw’ technology is about 1.41mm.

The arch position of yellow shoe-pad is swelling.

The material of insole fabric is flannel, which is the standard configuration of old type sneakers.

The reverse side of insole fabric is printed with the product information.

The ZOOM Air cushion on the insole

The width of EUR42.5 fan shaped air cushion on half sole is about 79.39mm

The length of EUR42.5 fan shaped air cushion on half sole is about 52.62mm

The thickness of EUR42.5 fan shaped air cushion on half sole is about 5.21mm

The length of EUR42.5 U shaped air cushion on rear sole is about 81.03mm

The width of EUR42.5 U shaped air cushion on rear sole is about 50.07mm

The thickness of EUR42.5 U shaped air cushion on rear sole is about 10.70mm

The irregular carbon fiber supporting plate is in the middle of insole and outsole

The length of EUR42.5 carbon fiber supporting plate is about 143.12mm

The width of EUR42.5 carbon fiber supporting plate is about 39.18mm

The thickness of EUR42.5 carbon fiber supporting plate is about 1.45mm

The multicolor stiff rubber outsole. The water ripple grain offer great traction performance.

Under the condition of decompression, the thickness of insole and outsole of half sole is about 14.49mm.

Under the condition of decompression, the thickness of insole and outsole of rear sole is about 24.02mm. The fore-and-aft drop is about 9.53mm.

2019 NIKE ZOOM GP insole technology

Deconstructed Report

Vamp: Leather vamp, rubber and plastic lock catch and the ‘monkey paw’ technology offers great support and wrapping performance.

Insole:Separated ZOOM Air Cushion. The irregular carbon fiber supporting plate is normally the configuration of top-level sneakers. Although the Zoom Air Cushion of half sole is changed to fan shaped, but it’s still comfortable.

Overall: The NIKE ZOOM GP 2019 perfectly restore the original appearance. And it keeps the double air cushion and carbon fiber supporting plate which makes this old sneaker keep the good performance.