The 361° Zen 3 isn’t Aaron Gordon’s signature sneaker (this is), but it still has his name attached to it. Not a surprise since he’s the brand’s most popular and biggest ambassador. Since they’re not that well-known, we’re almost always not sure what we’ll be getting. But, we’re definitely happy with what they offer this time around. If you’re a fan of Aaron Gordon or an outdoor hooper, chances are you’ll like these a lot.
Check out Chris’s thoughts on the Zen 3 in the video above and article below.
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What’s in the video?
In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- Aaron Gordon-inspired model
- Nike Cushlon “on steroids” feel
- Quikfoam Lite midsole
- Partially exposed foam
- The AG1’s not-so-durable outsole
- 90’s style rubber
- Possible center point issues indoors
- Air vs Quikfoam Lite
- Nike LeBron 3-esque look
- Overseas resellers
- Very breathable upper
- Fuse overlays on stress zones
- Sizing recommendations
The 361º Zen 3 made our list of the best high top basketball shoes, and our list of the best outdoor basketball shoes.
As an added bonus, Mrs. Wing helps illustrate on the support features of the shoe and gives us some trivia about Aaron Gordon.
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How to Buy the 361° Zen 3
The 361° Zen 3 will be available soon at 361° USA. They currently carry an assortment of Aaron Gordon shoes. If you use the code WEARTESTERS at checkout, you’ll get 10% off sitewide.
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