The Air Jordan 17 (XVII) Original (OG) C White / College Blue C Black were released on February 9, 2002, and retailed for $200. They were the original colorway, and fanatics went crazy when news spread of their release. They are built for all those who want to perform at the highest level . The feature a white leather design with a blue plastic guard at the front toe, as well as a blue, translucent arch area. Features of the shoe include a midfoot cover which provides a customized, supportive fit, as well as a foambacked Lycra collar for increased comfort. They also feature a lightweight phylon midsole with blow molded heel Air-Sole unit and forefoot tuned air unit, TPU heel stabilizer for heel and ankle support, and a full length composite shank plate provides increased support and prevents turf toe.