Set to hit the market by June, the sneaker weighs in at just 9.8 ounces.

Adidas takes the word “zero” to nearly literal extremes with its lightest basketball shoe thus far, the AdiZero Crazy Light. Set to hit the market by June, the sneaker weighs in at just 9.8 ounces and will sell for $130. Lead developer Robbie Fuller explains the secret behind its remarkable weight loss:

The design process did not start with a pencil. Scissors, glue, sewing machines, then test, fail, start over.

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