Nigel Sylvester is the first BMX athlete to sign with the Jordan Brand, not only is he going to be collaborating on products but also including his own content.
A signing like this is always exciting as it paves the way for the future. He's carved his path in the professional BMX riding world and has been a force within the BMX community.
Sylvester has been with the Nike family since the beginning of his career and previously collabed with the Jumpman brand on an Air Jordan 1 collection back in 2018.
“It’s an incredible feeling to be signed as an official athlete of the Jordan Brand family,” Sylvester said in a press release. “MJ blazed a trail by constantly striving for greatness and breaking down barriers for athletes from every walk of life. His legacy is one that I’ve looked towards for inspiration throughout my career. It’s surreal to get his co-sign and welcome into such an elite team and family of world-class athletes.”