Adidas Duffle Bag
- Medium-sized compact duffle bag
- Features Adidas’ logo and 3 stripes
- Large main compartment
- 2 side zip pockets
- Front zip pocket
- Carry handles
- Adjustable shoulder strap with a padded section
- Multiple pockets to keep your belongings separate
- Material: 100% Polyester
- Product dimensions: 0.9”(L)x10”(W)x10”(H)
At age 20, athlete Adolf “Adi” Dassler set out to craft shoes that would help athletes reach their full potential and avoid injury. His timing was unfortunate: just after World War I, raw materials were scarce. Still, he managed to acquire enough canvas to construct his first pair. After only a few years, his footwear became wildly popular. In 1928, several athletes wore his shoes while competing, with one runner capturing a gold medal and setting a world record.
His real breakthrough came, however, at the 1954 World Cup championship game between Germany and Hungary—remembered in soccer lore as the Miracle of Bern. The field was a muddy swamp, and Dassler outfitted the long-shot German team with screw-in studs, and they won their country’s first World Cup. The studs marked a turning point for not only for Dassler’s company but also soccer teams and pristine grass fields around the world.