27 years ago, way back in 1987, when everybody else was going mental about the first RoboCop film or, if you were a lady, Patrick Swayzee in Dirty Dancing, Nike was whittling away to create the very first Air Max 1s.

It's a trainer that has since become one of the most iconic fashion items ever created, spawning numerous variations and nearly three generations of obsessed sneaker heads.

Here’s FHM’s picks of the best Air Max out there right now for you to stick your feet into.


Nike Air Max 1, £95, JD Sports


Nike Air Max 90, £95, JD Sports


Nike Air Max 95, £110, JD Sports


Nike Air Max Direct, £95, JD Sports


Nike Air Max 3.26, £115, nike.com