The Jordan Proto-React is among the new styles introduced by the Jordan brand throughout 2019. The sneaker is part of the new Flight Utility series that also include the Jordan Apex-Utility model. The idea around this new line of sneakers is having a more futuristic look while implementing the latest technologies from the brand. While having a basketball shoe silhouette, the sneakers are made to offer all day comfort with textile upper and React midsole.
The Jordan Proto-React features a nylon upper, something that is very rare with the Jordan sneakers. The detailing is focused on the eyelets line that goes all around the upper part and the heel straps with Jumpan lettering. The shoe is built as a bootie and is meant to hug the foot for all day comfort. The midsole features React technology for enhanced comfort. A herringbone pattern ensure optimal traction while adding a nice detail to the overall design of the shoe. The reviews of this shoe have been overall positive, being hailed as an excellent all day sneaker. Several colorways have been released throughout 2019, including the black and racer blue version depicted here.