The story of how a baker started one of the world's largest sporting goods brands.

Some of the biggest companies in the world have been around for so long that it can be hard to remember how they even started. One such example is adidas. Luckily, DesignBoom has put together a history of the company featuring some of its very first track and field shoes.

Adi Dassler started out as a baker, but his real passion was making sport shoes, which is exactly how he started his first company called “Gebruder Dasher Schuhfabrik.” This company went on to become adidas, the brand so many know and love today.

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