The 2012 Olympics are about more than great athletes competing for a chance to win the coveted gold medal. The games also influence style and impact world. In honor of the 2012 Olympic games, rolling out has compiled a list of the top Olympic-inspired sneakers of 2012.

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A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.