adidas Skateboarding taps Pro rider and rapper, Na-Kel Smith to reimagine an archival classic for skateboarding. Debuting this month, the Rivalry Hi OG by Na-Kel receives a custom overhaul, courtesy of the skater’s bold personality and performance upgrades that repurpose the iconic court style for the street. 

[The Rivalry Hi OG] was originally a gift from adidas. I wore it so much that they asked if I wanted to release it,” Nak revealed about the silhouette.   

Fusing the best of basketball and skate, the release boasts a high-top, classic cupsole in an all-black colorway, accented with collegiate gold and green and retro-inspired Na-Kel branding. A blended suede and synthetic upper offers unrivaled durability, matched with a die-cut sockliner for all-over comfort and sticky rubber outsole for precision grip. 

Today, adidas Skateboarding releases a short visual alongside the silhouette, paying homage to one of Na-Kel’s favorite cult films. Set against his very own track “Go” the edit follows the skater through Los Angeles where he’s joined by friends Lil Dre, Kayla Montoya, Loudy Luna, Tyrea Seals, Mikey Alfred, Kevin White and Lola Dompe. 

The Na-Kel Smith x adidas Skateboarding Rivalry Hi will drop on the 18th of January for $110 USD / 109,95€, exclusive to select skate shops.

Where to buy the Na-Kel Smith x adidas Skateboarding Rivalry Hi


  • Savour (Korea)
  • 8five2 (Hong Kong)


  • 1991 Skateshop
  • Evolve Skate Store
  • Fast Times Skateboarding
  • Locality Store
  • UPS
  • Beyond Skate
  • @beyondskate


  • Sevenply
  • Ben G
  • Lockwood
  • Skatestore Rotterdam BV
  • Olliewood


  • Wall Street Skateshop
  • Riot
  • VEGA 


  • SHRN
  • Bonkers
  • Arrow & Beast
  • Civilist
  • SkateDeluxe


  • Rufus
  • Welcome Skateboarding


  • Flatspot
  • Route One
  • Slam City Skates
  • Note
  • Welcome Leeds
  • Pretend Supply Co
  • Surfdome
  • 7PLY

United States

  • 303 Boards
  • 35th North
  • 510 Skate Shop
  • Active Ride Shop
  • Alumni
  • Black Sheep
  • Boarders
  • Clockworkd Skateshop
  • Cal Surf
  • Central Skatebaording
  • Clockworkd Skateshop
  • east 4th
  • Cowtown Skateboards
  • CCS
  • Tactics
  • Fucking Awesome
  • Maven
  • Holistic Skateshop
  • Homegrown Skateshop
  • KCDC Skateshop
  • Labor Skateshop
  • Legends Boardshop
  • NJ Skateshop
  • Home Skateshop
  • Ambush Skateboarding
  • Orchard
  • PLA
  • Premier
  • Pro Skateboard Shop
  • Rukus
  • Seasons Skate Shop
  • Skate Warehouse
  • The Market Skate Shop
  • Skatepark of Tampa
  • Civil
  • Stratosphere Skateboards
  • Supreme
  • Kingswell
  • Theory Skateshop
  • Underground Skate Shop
  • Uprise
  • New Yak City
  • Xtreme Boardshop
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