The LeBron 13 Akronite Philosophy Celebrates Hometown Pride

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Nov 25, 2015
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The LeBron 13 Akronite Philosophy shoes celebrate LeBron James' hometown of Akron, Ohio.

LeBron James' meteoric rise to the golden throne atop the world of elite basketball has been truly spectacular, and something that he was marked out for early. However, the player himself has always recognized the importance of his hometown of Akron, Ohio to his development as a person and as a player. The LeBron 13 Akronite Philosophy shoes take this feeling and make it tangible in the form of a classy basketball sneaker.

The shoes feature motifs representing stars, lakes, hills, fields and beaches using bright blue, orange, yellow, green and fuchsia pops of color that represent James' path.

Performance is key in basketball shoes but so is personality, and these shoes radiate LeBron James' appreciation of his hometown.