Now snowboarders can glow in the dark too. Nike recently unveiled a luminous snowboard boot that will keep those who snowboard at night visible to all kinds of creatures. The LED-illuminated LunarENDOR QuickStrike is released in time for snowboard competition season and the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics.
The LunarENDOR features 30 LED’s in the Swoosh on the side, powered by a lithium-ion battery that can be turned on and off from the switch located on top of boot’s cuff. Other than being easy on the eyes, the technologically-advanced boot feature Nike’s soft Lunarlon foam that allows flexible adjustment of stiffness for various riding conditions such as the pipe or backcountry for softer landings. Further enhancing its fit are Nike Flywire inner lacing system and 3D molded upper. To keep snowboarders feet warm and toasty the boot boasts Nike’s Strobel technology that attracts and stores heat.
Nike expects LunarENDOR QuickStrike to be available before the end of December. Only a limited quantity expected to go on sale online at nike.com and at Nike SB retails stores.
Source: Nike Inc