Li-Ning Pops Up in PortlandBy Jamie Rollo
Jan. 15 2019, Updated 10:57 p.m. ET
Li-Ning is making its big U.S debut in Portland, Oregon where their pop-up shop will be located. Hosted in the city’s most iconic sneaker shop, Index, Li-Ning’s 2019 product line, including exclusive shoes and apparel, will be available for purchase at the event. The event will also display player-worn sneakers, art pieces, and product giveaways.
But, the highlight of this pop-up shop is CJ McCollum’s, Portland Trailblazer’s shooting guard, signature shoe: the YuShuai 12 in the rare “Rose City” design, priced at $160. A sleek black sneaker complete with metallic rose printed overlay.
The brand Li-Ning, founded by gymnast Mr. Li Ning, is China’s number one athletic apparel brand. Originally, the company was founded to give the Chinese Olympic team a national brand to wear. Li-Ning prides itself for their shoes and apparel that combine anatomy, technology, and style.
The pop-up shop, located at 114 NW 3rd Avenue in Portland, will be up for January 19 through the January 20.