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Rare Air Jordan’s Released in Pella

Posted: Saturday, December 21st, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Justin Webster

This morning, Sports Page Sporting Goods in Pella will be participating in the 5th annual Air Jordan 11’s Christmas shoe release. This year’s shoe, known as Gamma’s, are a brand new color way for the Jordan 11’s, creating even more anticipation. Phil Hemming, owner of Sports Page, says that they will start handing out tickets at 8:45 am, with doors opening at 9am. Ticket holders will have until 9:15 am to make their purchase, and then unredeemed tickets will be released back to the public. Hemming adds that there are three types of people who will buy these shoes: collectors looking for a rare item, athletes who want a high performance shoe, and resellers trying to make a profit. The Jordan 11 Gamma’s are priced at $185 before taxes, but immediate resale value is expected to be between $400-$500.