Fortitude Mid Ends Up #16...

... on NICE's Top 18 Rookie Models List 2010:

"adidas took a risk with the Fortitude. The silo blurs the line between sneaker and boot for a funky casual model that responds well to bright colors."

Initially I was geeked about these coming out. Especially when it was a sneaker boutique exclusive in the above colorways. However, I got a chance to see these at Walter's next to the Ultratude's and let's just say there's no comparison. But in all honesty I'm not a mid/ high top kinda guy