Meet the “unicorn” of golf shoes – the stunning Jordan 4 Black Cat


The Air Jordan 4 Black Cat makes an appearance at PGA Tour Champions an event. American professional golfer Rocco Mediate wore the same to 2022 Timber Tech Championshipheld at the Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club in Florida.

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“These shoes are stupid, man. Shoes are stupid,” Mediate said as he wore the shoes enthusiastically. “I’m faster, my vertical… my vertical jump is probably 4-6 inches now,” declared the 13-time champion.

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Interestingly, the 59-year-old looked like a child when he received the shoes. “They’re silly…like a unicorn,” he added. “They are like a unicorn of golf shoes. Mediate notably tried the Jordan 4 Black Cat during the second round of a golf tournament. However, he explained that he didn’t want to repeat the mistake.

“They will debut one day…one of these Sundays,” he said. “You can’t wear them like a Friday, can you?” They must be Sunday shoes. Although it’s only a 30-second video, viewers can see how the 1999 Phoenix Open champion made the most of his time.

Everything you need to know about the Air Jordan 4 Black Cat

Air Jordan 4 Black Cat is one of the latest additions to the Michael Jordan-Nike collection. Notably, the shoe collection is named after one of the nicknames of the former Chicago Bulls shooting guard, ‘Black Cat.’

The shoe retained its OG features including hard shell molds maintaining lace support and breathable mesh on the vamp. However, the monochromatic silhouette of nubuck leather and matte graphite finishes set them apart from all of its older models.

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The iconic Jumpman logo can be seen twice on the shoes. The tongue of the ‘Black Cat’ has a graphite on black logo. Meanwhile, the heel of the shoe features a glossy black Jumpman logo. Notably, the official Nike website states that said pair has been sold out.

Apparently, Nike SB will collaborate with GM once again to release a special edition pair. Nike is expected to release them in March 2023. And PGA Tour champion golfer Mediate’s video could be part of one of their campaigns for the same.

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The features and design of the shoes prompted Rocco Mediate to wear them as Sunday shoes, something special to wear in the final. He even named it the unicorn of golf shoes. What do you think of them?