This Sneaker Care Shop Is Honoring Kobe Bryant by Offering Free Cleaning Services

Repent pays tribute to the basketball legend in their own little way.

( The world seems to have come to a halt since it was reported that basketball player Kobe Bryant died in a tragic helicopter crash in Calabasas, California on January 26, with fans and admirers all over the world taking time to mourn the former Lakers shooting guard. Many people have paid tribute to the sports legend, from NBA teams taking shot-clock violations mid-game in honor of The Black Mamba to other famous athletes and personalities sharing personal stories about him online. Even local establishment have paid their respects to the late basketball player from malls commemorating him with public light displays to this: local sneaker-cleaning service Repent is offering free on-the-spot cleaning services for all Kobe sneakers from January 31 to February 2!

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PHOTO BY repent

Just drop by any of Repent's branches with your Kobe sneakers (maximum of two pairs per customer) and you can get on-the-spot cleaning for free. This cleaning service includes removal of dirt and mild stains on the uppers only. If you're a true Kobe fan, you'll probably want to keep that prized pair of sneakers in pristine condition now more than ever, so you might want to take advantage of this bittersweet offer.

See a list of Repent branches.

For more information, log on to Repent's Facebook page.

Main image from Repent and NBA Kicks.

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