Air Jordan 3 sizing & fit

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Air Jordan 3 sizing & fit

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Michael Jordan’s third signature sneaker, the Air Jordan 3 officially debuted in 1988 and represented many firsts for Nike and Jordan. It was the first Jordans created by legendary designer Tinker Hatfield and the first model with the Jumpman logo, the visible Air units and the iconic elephant print.

In 1987, Peter Moore, the designer of the first two Air Jordans, and Nike marketing VP Rob Strasser both left Nike to start their own brand. As Michael Jordan’s contract with Nike was up for renewal, they tried to convince him to leave with them to build his own empire rather than continue relying on Nike.

At that time Tinker Hatfield was tasked with designing the next Air Jordan basketball shoe. Hatfield was young but by that time he had already proven his worth with the Air Max 1 and the Air Trainer 1. He talked to the Chicago Bulls star about what he wanted in the shoe: mid-cut length, easy to break in, soft leather, eye-catching yet sophisticated.

Interestingly, Jordan was 4 hours late for the presentation of Hatfield’s prototype as he was out playing golf with Strasser and Moore and most probably being convinced to leave Nike. When Jordan finally arrived, he didn’t seem enthusiastic. Luckily for Nike, his mood quickly changed when Hatfield unveiled they prototype. It was all Jordan had been looking for. He loved the neat look, the mid-cut length, the soft leather, the elephant skin print, and the cherry on top of it – his own logo on the tongue, the Jumpman. Jordan renewed his contract with Nike.

That 1987-1988 season was full of successes for Michael Jordan. He won the Slam Dunk contest, All Star MVP, All-Defensive First Team and Defensive Player of the Year. And all those successes saw Jordan wearing the Air Jordan 3.

Over the years, the Air Jordan 3 has been released in a multitude of colorways, but to this day the original versions continue to be the most popular ones, including “Black Cement”, “White Cement”, “Fire Red” and “True Blue”.

Air Jordan 3 sizing compared to 1414 other shoes

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Air Jordan 1 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 1 (according to 49 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 4 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 4 (according to 35 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Air Jordan 11 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 11 (according to 27 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your adidas YEEZY Boost 350 V2 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas YEEZY Boost 350 V2 (according to 26 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 5 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 5 (according to 24 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Force 1 US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Nike Air Force 1 (according to 23 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 13 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 13 (according to 18 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 6 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 6 (according to 18 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 12 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 12 (according to 17 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas NMD R1 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas NMD R1 (according to 16 users)

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Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Air Max 90 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 90 (according to 16 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike SB Dunk Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike SB Dunk Low (according to 16 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Blazer Mid 77 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Blazer Mid 77 (according to 14 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your adidas Ultraboost 4.0 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas Ultraboost 4.0 (according to 13 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Max 270 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Max 270 (according to 13 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Huarache US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Huarache (according to 12 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Nike Air Max 1 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 1 (according to 12 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas Ultraboost 3.0 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas Ultraboost 3.0 (according to 12 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas Ultraboost 2.0 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas Ultraboost 2.0 (according to 12 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 7 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 7 (according to 12 users)

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Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas Ultraboost 1.0 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas Ultraboost 1.0 (according to 11 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas YEEZY Boost 380 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas YEEZY Boost 380 (according to 11 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Nike Air Max 720 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 720 (according to 11 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Converse Chuck Taylor Core Ox US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Converse Chuck Taylor Core Ox (according to 11 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Nike SB Dunk High US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike SB Dunk High (according to 11 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Clarks Desert Boot US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Clarks Desert Boot (according to 11 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 14 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 14 (according to 10 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Killshot 2 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Killshot 2 (according to 10 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your adidas YEEZY Boost 700 V2 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas YEEZY Boost 700 V2 (according to 10 users)

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Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas YEEZY Boost 700 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas YEEZY Boost 700 (according to 10 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Sperry Top-Sider Authentic Original US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Sperry Top-Sider Authentic Original (according to 10 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your adidas YEEZY 500 High US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than adidas YEEZY 500 High (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas YEEZY Quantum US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas YEEZY Quantum (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas NMD R1 V2 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas NMD R1 V2 (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your adidas YEEZY 500 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas YEEZY 500 (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Cortez US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Cortez (according to 9 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your adidas NMD R1 Primeknit US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than adidas NMD R1 Primeknit (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas YEEZY 700 V3 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas YEEZY 700 V3 (according to 9 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Max 270 React US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 270 React (according to 9 users)

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Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 2 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 2 (according to 9 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 5 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 5 Low (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 6 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 6 Low (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Killshot OG US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Killshot OG (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Force 1 Mid US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Force 1 Mid (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Air Force 1 High US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Force 1 High (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Balenciaga Speed US size + 1.0

Air Jordan 3 runs one size smaller than Balenciaga Speed (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Nike Zoom Fly 3 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Zoom Fly 3 (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your adidas NMD XR1 Primeknit US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas NMD XR1 Primeknit (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 18 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 18 Low (according to 8 users)

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How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 17 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 17 (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Vans Authentic US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Vans Authentic (according to 8 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 2 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 2 Low (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 23 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 23 (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Air Jordan 11 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 11 Low (according to 8 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike SB Blazer Low US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Nike SB Blazer Low (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Balenciaga Triple S US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Balenciaga Triple S (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Allen Edmonds Strand US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Allen Edmonds Strand (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Air Vapormax US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Vapormax (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Air Max Plus 3 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Max Plus 3 (according to 7 users)

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Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Air Max Vapormax Flyknit US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Max Vapormax Flyknit (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Vapormax Plus US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Vapormax Plus (according to 7 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Nike Air Zoom Terra Kiger 6 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Zoom Terra Kiger 6 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 22 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 22 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 34 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Air Jordan 34 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Air Max Vapormax Flyknit 3 US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Max Vapormax Flyknit 3 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike SB Dunk Mid US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike SB Dunk Mid (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Air Max 95 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 95 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Max 97 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Max 97 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike SB Blazer US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike SB Blazer (according to 7 users)

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Air Jordan 3 size = Your Nike Blazer Low US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Nike Blazer Low (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Air Max Plus US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Max Plus (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas YEEZY Boost 750 US size + 1.0

Air Jordan 3 runs one size smaller than adidas YEEZY Boost 750 (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your adidas YEEZY Powerphase US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than adidas YEEZY Powerphase (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your adidas Superstar US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like adidas Superstar (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your adidas Iniki Runner US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than adidas Iniki Runner (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Flyknit Racer US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Flyknit Racer (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Vapormax 2019 Utility US size – 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size larger than Nike Air Vapormax 2019 Utility (according to 7 users)

Air Jordan 3 size = Your Butterfly Lezoline Rifones US size + 1.0

Air Jordan 3 runs one size smaller than Butterfly Lezoline Rifones (according to 6 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 17 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 17 Low (according to 6 users)

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Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 15 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 15 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit Moc US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit Moc (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Balenciaga Tyrex US size + 1.0

Air Jordan 3 runs one size smaller than Balenciaga Tyrex (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 16 US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Air Jordan 16 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 10 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 10 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan Fusion 12 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan Fusion 12 (according to 6 users)

How Air Jordan 3 fit: Your Air Jordan 14 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 14 Low (according to 6 users)

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Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 15 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 15 Low (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Nike Air Vapormax 2019 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Vapormax 2019 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Nike Air Vapormax Run Utility US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Nike Air Vapormax Run Utility (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 19 US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 19 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 18 US size + 0.5

Air Jordan 3 runs half a size smaller than Air Jordan 18 (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 19 SE US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 19 SE (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Allen Edmonds McAllister US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Allen Edmonds McAllister (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 sizing = Your Air Jordan 11 Low Golf US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 11 Low Golf (according to 6 users)

Air Jordan 3 fit = Your Air Jordan 13 Low US size

Air Jordan 3 fits exactly like Air Jordan 13 Low (according to 6 users)

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