March 17, 2014

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Taking the old to the new …

September 21, 2010

In the press: A K1X Classic!

Russia’s #1 Sneaker Freaker digs K1X’s Chiefglider Bounce Edition designed by Bobitto Garcia (author of the notorious “Where’d You Get Those?” sneaker anthology) in 2004. We still get regular feedback and requests on this shoe (more than ever, actually), which just goes to show that some things are built to last. Peep this ink for [...]

August 16, 2010

Soup of the Day: Chiefglider Sierra Leone

Today were are bringing back a classic like 2K will bring back Mike from ’84. The Chiefglider was our first basketball shoe and with A-grades from SOLE Collector magazine (amongst others) definitely left its mark on the sneaker scene. Now we literally went to the other side of the world to get you the last [...]

March 14, 2010

Ron’s CG

In his first game vs. the Celts, Ron is forced to play in black shoes, so he colors his white Chiefgliders with a black Sharpie before tip-off.

March 14, 2010

Sundevils

The famous Rucker in Harlem asks us to interpret the CG for the legendary Sundevils and Shamrocks teams, as well as for the RL itself.

March 14, 2010

German Eagle

Power Forward Ademola “The Warrior” Okulaja (UNC) breaks the national team’s “swoosh-only” rule to play the “Chiefey” at all times.

March 14, 2010

The Chiefglider

K1X Warrior Rasheed Sparks becomes the first nationally recognizable face of K1X. In a stroke of brilliance, Sneaka Pete creates our first footwear silhouette – the K1X Chiefglider. A pure breed performer with a full leather upper that would lay the groundwork for K1X’s on-court philosophy for all of the following models: namely to build [...]

November 25, 2009

Return of the Chiefglider!

The basketball shoe that has started it all is back like 45! We managed to get a total of 16 of the original color ways back in stock. Sizes are limited and prices are cut in half. This is your chance to get your hand on the one and only CG before they are definitely [...]

October 27, 2009

THROWBACK: CHIEFGLIDER (BOUNCE EDITiON)

bounce magazine’s beat writer 40 cal recently featured these joints on new york’s leading streetball website. sneaker don bobitto garcia designed this beautiful color-way of the original chiefglider back when the bounce movement was making it’s first steps in 2004. read up on what 40 had to say about ‘em here: bouncemag.com here’s an old [...]

June 23, 2009

SOUP OF THE DAY: CHIEFGLIDER FLASHBACK

check out this in-depth photo analysis we found on kenlu.net – of our various k1x chiefglider ron artest editions …

May 20, 2009

CAUGHT UP IN THE PAPARAZZI

our world b. free collection has received more burn than your average bum’s fruit of the looms. the images below are scans of the latest fashion editorial in europe’s biggest hip hop magazine, juice. make sure to check the links below for an overview of the of the wbf collection on the www! www.sixers.com www.seizenine.blogspot.com [...]

May 12, 2009

FREE STUFF: NEW K1X WALLPAPERS

get your new desktop wall papers – hot soup style. only one world b. free, six different designs. choose your favourite in our free stuff section or by clicking the image below.

May 7, 2009

SOUP OF THE DAY: K1X Chiefglider Lo (World B. Free Edition)

The Chiefglider was K1X’s original claim to fame. After 29 variations in color and theme (feat. Team Sierra Leone, Rucker, and Bobbito Garcia among others), the Chiefglider got a well deserved breather. Now, the K1X classic is back in a remodeled lower version, in honor of basketball’s 70ies style icon World B Free. Like its [...]

February 26, 2009

ARTY ARTEST

these chiefglider joints are from when we outfitted the rucker league in harlem (nyc), way back in 2003. but the customized images must be new … looks like our boy ron ron artest and the infamous queensbridge. the colorway is reminiscent of his sacto days, so it may be a little older. anyway, eat your [...]

September 22, 2008

K1X WARRIOR SMU

as a new feature of this blog we are going to give you a detailed look at the sneakers that our k1x warriors wear when they step on the court. the first one is “fly guy” dupuy with his special make up (smu) of the chiefglider 2. these joints are limited to two pairs world [...]

March 27, 2008

K1X 4 LIFE! LIKE 4 REAL 4 LIFE…

or is this the thug of the month? k1x warrior martin has just upped the ante here. dude means business! check his fresh-out-da-box chiefglider-logo ink. love it! watch out: there’s a little surprise from your friends at k1x coming your way! here is the original chiefglider logo for download. send us a picture of your [...]

March 10, 2008

CHIEFGLIDER 2 SCORES IN BUNCHES

the biggest german basketball publication “basket magazine” currently features this shoe test in their april issue. the all new “CG 2″ is an update of k1x’s legendary “chiefglider”. this wht/peach version of the CG 2 scored exceptionally well in all categories (stability, workmanship, style), and excelled in regards to comfort and cushioning. the shoe states [...]

August 22, 2006

a bit of k1x history

For those who don’t know, now you know…Here’s a bit of k1x history & philosphy (light version): k1x – Grounded in basketball lifestyle since 1993. The k1x brand (spoken „kay-one-ex“) evolved naturally from the acknowledged basketball & sneaker specialist store „KICKZ“ and the trail-blazing internet site www.kickz.com. Building an own brand was a logical consequence [...]