The 2016 Olympics Jordan 5 edition features a sleek White Jordan Brand is taking the upcoming Rio Olympic games seriously with a number of awesome special edition releases planned throughout the summer to spark your patriotism or at least bring a wave of nostalgia for the 24th anniversary of the historic Dream Team. The latest is this Air Jordan 5 Gold Tongue which features a Gold Medal reference throughout in the form of a luxurious patent leather gold tongue instead of the traditional reflective 3M material. The simple yet effective Air Jordan 5 colorway will arrive at retailers on August 13th for USD190 and utilizes a simple white tumbled leather and a contrasting black midsole and lining while the OG icy blue outsole works well with touches of Metallic Gold Coin on the shark teeth pattern.

This Air Jordan 5 for the Olympics comes in White, Black and Metallic Gold Coin which is a bit different from previous The uppers receive a White synthetic leather treatment while Black detailing runs through the midsole, liner and top eyelets. Metallic Gold is placed on the tongue, lace locks and flames with a speckled overlay on the midsole. The last touch is a translucent outsole. The 2016 Olympics Jordan 5 edition features a sleek White, Black and Metallic Gold Coin
color scheme. White does most of the blocking through the uppers while also landing on the laces. Second up is black which covers the midsole, bottom half of the tongue, Jumpman on the heel, top eyelets and liner. Finally, metallic gold covers the top of the tongue and Fighter Jet flames which is then followed up with a translucent outsole.

With all the love the Air Jordan 10 and Air Jordan 12 are receiving this year from Jordan Brand,Dragonkicks it’s almost easy to look over some of the excellent drops of the Air Jordan 5 being sprinkled into the mix. Of course, the Air Jordan 5 in the original black and metallic silver colorway complete with Nike Air branding is probably on the watch list for most Air Jordan fans, but its follow-up in August is one to start getting excited about, as well. Apparently dropping in celebration of this summer’s Olympic Games, the brand new gold-tongued Air Jordan 5 colorway with a white leather upper and black accents is definitely not one to miss.