This is the Nike Zoom Hyperdunk 2011 Elite "Away" featuring a black and metallic gold color way. In preparation for the 2012 NBA Playoffs Nike decided to enhance the performance of their top basketball shoes. The Nike Basketball "Elite Series" features the Nike Lebron IX (9), Nike Zoom Kobe VII (7) System, and Nike Zoom Hyperdunk 2011 with enhanced materials such as Carbon Fiber, Kevlar, and Flywire. This Nike Zoom Hyperdunk 2011 Elite features Flywire infused leather for tougher protection and support, carbon fiber shank plate and heel counter for stability and lowered weight, as well as Kevlar Pro-Combat tongue for frontal impact protection. This shoe was designed for the truest ballers.