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Marbles
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1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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Hi,
I have been checking out this forum for awile. Just decided to join the other day. Possibly get some help with different goodies I have collected here and there. This is a near mint orange swoosh Nike Olympic trials shirt from 1972. It also has a name on the back. Covert.Apparently he was at the trials and was the first person with Nike shoes to place in a Olympic event. Any Idea what its worth? Any historical value for Nike? Thanks for any help ahead of time..
Marbles
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oscar
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

Post by oscar »

Welcome!! I know they reprinted these shirts recently. Is it made in USA or Macau? Is there a tag on the inside seam on the side?

Marbles
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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HAHAH....It says it is made in Makau....So this is a 15$ reissue?

oscar
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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Yeah, sorry. I hate that they reissued those tags! It always fools me for a second in the thrift stores!!!

Marbles
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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Oscar,
I have a Nike pinwheel shirt but it has a sportswear tag. Is that worth anything or another 15$ shirt? Ill post it.

jimmyj
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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Or made in Portugal - but some of them still have value as reprints though! The Nike Sumo for example.
Jimmy J

Marbles
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

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Hi,
Might give it a go on ebay Tonight. Im having a good run so far. 2 for 2. I will post the link if 40 of you want to watch it again.

oscar
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Re: 1972 Nike orange swoosh Olympic trials

Post by oscar »

I do! I had that pinwheel one on my list but it got wayyy too high for me. Congratulations!

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