The top-selling shoes, based on units sold, for the week ended September 17, 2000, are as follows:


  • 1. Nike Jr. Tiempo youth soccer cleat
  • 2. American Sporting Goods Turntec kids soccer cleat
  • 3. Nike Land Shark 3/4 football cleat
  • 4. Nike Air Jordan XV Low Top basketball shoe
  • 5. Reebok Classic Leather white women's fitness shoe
  • 6. Adidas Terrestra youth cleated soccer shoe
  • 7. Nike Twitch Shark 3/4 high football cleat
  • 8. Adidas Galeno HG kids soccer cleat
  • 9. Nike Land Shark Low Top football cleat
  • 10. And One Too Chillin basketball shoe


With five shoes in this week's top 10, including four athletic cleats, Nike continues its dominance in the footwear market with three of the four top-selling shoes overall.

Leading this week's list of top-selling shoes, based on units sold, is the Nike Jr. Tiempo youth soccer cleat. The Nike soccer cleat has remained the nation's most popular shoe for three consecutive weeks. Another soccer cleat, the American Sporting Goods Turntec kids soccer cleat made a dramatic jump, increasing sales by more than 5,000 units to rise to number two.

Two more Nike products, the Land Shark 3/4 football cleat and the Air Jordan XV Low Top basketball shoe, come in at numbers three and four respectively. The Nike Land Shark football cleat held its third position from the previous week and has remained a top-three seller for more than a month. The Nike basketball shoe dropped to fourth after debuting in last week's top ten at number two.

One of the most consistent sellers during the past two years has been the Reebok Classic Leather white women's fitness shoe. Ranked among the most popular shoes for several months, the Reebok fitness shoe holds this week's fifth position. At number six is the Adidas Terrestra youth cleated soccer shoe. Since peeking at number five three weeks ago, the Adidas soccer cleat's sales have remained consistent.

The Nike Twitch Shark 3/4 high football cleat dropped two spots from last week's list, coming in at number seven this week. Although it moved down the list, the popular Nike football cleat has remained in the top ten for more than two months. At number eight is a new addition to the top ten, the Adidas Galeno HG kids soccer cleat. The Adidas soccer cleat increased sales by more than 3,000 units to vault from 37th last week to its current position on this week's list.

At number nine is the fifth Nike model on this week's list and the fourth cleated shoe, the Nike Land Shark Low Top football cleat. The Nike football cleat moved into the top ten after ranking 14th last week. Rounding out this week's list of the nation's most popular shoes is the And One Too Chillin basketball shoe. The And One shoe held its tenth position for the second consecutive week after jumping from the 46th spot two weeks ago.

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