The Vans Pro Skate Authentic Checkerboard Shoes are built for comfort and durability. The all-new Pro Skate Classics collection delivers more of what you need to enable maximum progression. The repositioned DURACAP™ reinforced underlays and fully redesigned uppers, combined with a new two-part foxing tape that features a deeper knurl pattern on the toe, make the new Vans Pro Skate Authentic Checkerboard Shoes durable enough to withstand daily abuse. For more control, the new moulded heel counter and internal. Even the gum rubber sole that made Vans famous has been elevated with the SICKSTICK™ rubber compound to deliver more grip and feel. Plus, POPCUSH™ energy return sock liners provide superior cushioning and impact protection while helping to lessen leg fatigue for longer sessions. Internal heel stiffeners have also been added to provide more support and stability. The new Pro Skate Authentic’s updated foxing tape and sturdy canvas uppers give you the iconic look you want while bringing all the performance benefits you demand. And be sure to look for the new checkerboard flag on the side to guarantee that you’re getting the best in style and modern performance.
INCREASED DURABILITY - DURACAP™ - Reinforced materials, deeper knurl texture on the toe bumpers, and higher sidewall heights provide a more heritage look with increased durability and protection
FULLY REDESIGNED UPPERS - Reconstructed with a moulded heel counter and internal tongue straps for a locked-in fit and more board control
LEGENDARY GRIP - Our new, proprietary SickStick™ gum rubber compound is our stickiest rubber yet
POPCUSH CUSHIONING - Our best cushioning and impact protection. POPCUSH™ energy return footbeds help protect your feet while helping to lessen leg fatigue for longer skate sessions