“Back To The Future” Power Laces Herald Quantum Wave of Shoe Tech

“Back To The Future” Power Laces Herald Quantum Wave of Shoe Tech

Marty McFly's self-lacing sneaks will soon be thing of the present, along with advances in Nike shoe technology

Janet Burns
  • 16 january 2015

Fans of the timeless Back to the Future trilogy may soon have reason to rejoice.

In the next year, the creator of the iconic BTTF 2 Nikes plans to unveil a real-life version of the film’s “power laces,” and may do so amid a variety of other high-tech advances in shoe-making.

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