THE ICON, GEARED FOR THE ELEMENTS. The world’s most popular Air Max optimized for rainy days with ultralight weather protection, the Nike Air Max 90 Ultra 2.0 SE Men's Shoe includes water-resistant materials and a sticky rubber outsole for exceptional traction. BenefitsMesh upper with durable synthetic overlays for breathabilityRubberized no-sew skin on the vamp helps keep you dryDual-density foam midsole with Max Air heel unit for cushioningWaffle outsole with rubber tread for durable, flexible tractionEVA and memory foam sockliner for lightweight support Nike Air Max OriginsNike's revolutionary Air-Sole unit made its way into Nike footwear in 1978. In 1987, the Nike Air Max 1 debuted with visible air in its heel, allowing fans more than just the feel of Air-Sole comfort—suddenly they could see it. Since then, next-generation Nike Air Max shoes have become a hit with athletes and collectors by offering striking color combinations and reliable, lightweight cushioning.