The Complete History of the Shoe Named “Boston”

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As Sneaker Report has mentioned before, a lot of sneaker names are recycled with the “Boston” title right towards the top of the list. Named after the oldest marathon in the US, the Boston name can be associated with historical racing shoes, green clovers that signify the Celtic pride of Beantown, or special details to commemorate the big race complete with Heartbreak Hill and TK Tunnel icons. From the original “Boston” runner to today’s limited edition releases, here is The Complete History of the Boston Running Shoe.


Danny Mitchell is a freelance writer from New York and contributor to Sneaker Report with an unwavering passion for the Knicks, sneakers, golf, and vintage 90′s gear. Find him on Twitter @dmitch_23

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