Patents Assigned to Nike, Inc.
  • Publication number: 20210282560
    Abstract: A sport chair includes a seating surface operative to support a user and a processor. The processor is configured to detect the presence of a user on the seating surface, establish communication with an article of apparel on the body of the user, receive an indication of a physiological parameter of the user from a biometric sensor provided with the article of apparel, and output the physiological parameter to a display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2021
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Applicant: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Christopher Andon, Ciro Fusco, Daniel A. Judelson, Hien Tommy Pham, Michael Wallans
  • Patent number: 11118288
    Abstract: An upper-torso garment includes a tubular-jacquard knit zone with a plurality of front-stitch courses and a plurality of back-stitch courses, where each front stitch course intermittently interlocks with a back-stitch course to form a plurality of interlocked courses. Interlocking cross overs within a first interlocked course are offset from interlocking cross overs within an adjacent second interlocked course.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Josue Diaz, Virginia Meckley, Paul R. Montgomery, Nicole Rendone, Andrea J. Staub
  • Patent number: 11116284
    Abstract: An article includes a base component defining a plurality of holes arranged in an auxetic configuration. The auxetic configuration is configured such that when the base component is compressed in a first direction, the base component contracts in both the first direction and in a second direction orthogonal to the first direction. A surface of the base component defines at least one of the plurality of holes is shaped as a one-sheeted hyperboloid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Fidencio Campos, II, Christopher D. Czech, Zachary M. Elder
  • Patent number: 11116286
    Abstract: An article of footwear comprising a side lacing pattern features laces ending on the same side of the footwear with both lace ends exiting from the side of an intermediate row of the footwear. The lace travels in a single pass between the upper and lower rows of eyelets, beneath the outer surface of the upper such that the lacing uses each eyelet once without overlapping, using right angle turns at each eyelet within the lacing pattern.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Arick Auyang
  • Patent number: 11116860
    Abstract: One or more aspects of the present disclosure are directed to aqueous solutions that can be used to make substrates such as an article that can inhibit or limit one or more sources of odor. In an aspect, the aqueous solution can include one or more components, where one of the components is an inhibiting agent that can function to inhibit or limit the sources of odor in an article such as a textile.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Cheng Hu
  • Patent number: 11116274
    Abstract: An upper for an article of footwear is configured to be connected to a sole structure and is configured to receive a foot. The upper includes a knitted component having a strobel portion that is configured to be disposed underneath the foot. The strobel portion defines an interior surface and an exterior surface of the knitted component. The strobel portion defines a strobel passage between the interior surface and the exterior surface. Also, the upper includes a tensile strand that extends through the strobel passage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel A. Podhajny, Chung-Ming Chang, Ya-Fang Chen, Pei-Ju Su
  • Patent number: 11109643
    Abstract: An article of footwear that offers different levels of cushioning and support depending on the direction of force applied to the midsole. An outer edge of the midsole includes an inwardly-extending elongate groove with a V-shaped cross-sectional configuration. An elongate insert having a V-shaped cross-sectional configuration is secured to the elongate groove. The insert forms a spring that dynamically alters the character of the support provided by the footwear to a foot of a wearer during “banking” or side-to-side movement.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Thomas Foxen
  • Patent number: D929716
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Jonathan Kosenick
  • Patent number: D929720
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Kevin Reyes
  • Patent number: D929721
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Joshua Ceniceros
  • Patent number: D929723
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Fidencio Campos, II, Nate Durflinger, Zachary M. Elder, Jonathan Kosenick, Wil Sixour, Doug D. Wilken
  • Patent number: D929724
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Fidencio Campos, II, Nate Durflinger, Zachary M. Elder, Jonathan Kosenick, Wil Sixour, Doug D. Wilken
  • Patent number: D929725
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventors: Fidencio Campos, II, Nate Durflinger, Zachary M. Elder, Jonathan Kosenick, Wil Sixour, Doug D. Wilken
  • Patent number: D930337
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Kevin Reyes
  • Patent number: D930338
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Jonathan Kosenick
  • Patent number: D930341
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Kevin Reyes
  • Patent number: D930342
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Jonathan Kosenick
  • Patent number: D930345
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: James Y. Yoo
  • Patent number: D930346
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: Aaron Street
  • Patent number: D930348
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: NIKE, Inc.
    Inventor: James Y. Yoo