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Rare Barack Obama shoes hit the market for $25K

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A rare pair of Nike sneakers made for former President Barack Obama are hitting the market for $25,000. (Sothebys)

For $25,000 you can own a pair of Nike’s that were made for former President Barack Obama.

Sotheby’s is hosting a one-of-a-kind sale that begins on Friday featuring size 12.5 Nike Hyperdunks that were designed for the former president in 2009.

According to the post, only two pairs exist in the world, with Obama owning the other pair.

“This particular pair – while not worn by Mr. Obama – was Nike’s only confirmation sample and have been kept in incredible condition over the last 12 years,” the post states.

The shoes were created for and worn by players on Team USA at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. The style was part of the ‘United We Rise’ collection of USA Olympic sneakers.

The sale opens Friday at 4:44 p.m. in honor of the 44th president.

While the $25,000 price tag may be high at least shipping his free.