Drawing inspiration from the iconic Air Jordan 1 . the Air Jordan 1 Mid features similar design elements as the original . but is updated with modern materials for a spin on the shoe that started an on-court sensation back in 1985. The Air Jordan 1 Mid is made with a combination of premium leather and synthetic materials for an iconic look. A protective rubber cupsole and Air-Sole heel unit provide comfort and impact protection while a basketball-specific traction pattern covers the solid rubber outsole for court-inspired traction. The finishing touch is the coveted Air Jordan Wings logo and Swoosh adorning the side panel.