Adidas Releases ‘Year Of The Snake’ Collection

By Jay Casteel   /   Published 02/04/13

Adidas Year of the Snake collection

In celebration of Chinese New Year, Adidas Basketball introduces a new collection paying homage to the "Year of the Snake," with the release of trio of sneakers.

The three-pack includes the D Rose 3.5, a retro version of the iconic TMAC 1, and adiZero Crazy Light 2. The collection is inspired by symbolic "Year of the Snake" gold and turquoise colors and snake-scaled style elements.

The TMAC 1 YOTS signature shoe is a new take on the modern classic and has a sleek metallic upper that features a perforated toe box for an eye-catching look.

The super lightweight adiZero Crazy Light 2 YOTS features a scaled upper and shades of gold and turquoise, as well as SPRINTWEB and SPRINTFRAME for optimum performance.

And finally, the previously revealed D Rose 3.5 YOTS features a black synthetic SPRINTWEB upper with a textured, scale pattern to represent a snake’s detailed skin. The SPRINTFRAME is chrome, metallic gold to stand out on court.

The TMAC 1 ($100), adizero Crazy Light 2 ($140) and D Rose 3.5 ($180) Year of the Snake collection is available now at Adidas retailers.