Description Nike's classic Cortez is back - this time with a supernice black upper for women! The Cortez was born in 1972 and was one of the first runing shoes on the market. The classic design and look made this one a Must-Have piece in every closet. The sole is black 'n' white, the swoosh and eyelits are fake pony hair and gives this Cortez the right amount of egde. The shoe is slightly slimmer than the mans version.