The Old Skool Pro BMX, a Vans classic upgraded for enhanced performance, features sturdy canvas and suede uppers, single-wrap foxing tape, a polyurethane-based ULTRACUSH HD sockliner which keeps the foot close to the board, yet won’t pack out over time—providing our highest level of impact cushioning.
Back in ’66, Paul Van Doren made the first soles of his new shoes twice as thick so they would wear longer and, unlike other shoe manufacturers, he used pure crepe rubber with no filler. That decision ended up defining Vans’ legacy when the world’s first skateboarders discovered how Vans’ now-LEGENDARY ORIGINAL WAFFLE outsole gum rubber compound provided superior board CONTROL and let them feel their board while staying firmly connected to it.
The Old Skool Pro also includes DURACAP reinforcement rubber underlays in high-wear areas are engineered to withstand the abuse of the vans pro skate team—and by providing lasting durability, save everyday skateboarders time and money! Furthermore, the Vans Pro Vulc Lite construction is a professional vulcanized natural gum rubber outsole, delivering the best in boardfeel, flex, and traction.
Composition: Suede, Canvas.
This style comes with an additional pair of laces.