Suede / Canvas Uppers
Vans Original Waffle Outsole
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.
Reinforced Toecaps to Withstand Repeated Wear
Padded Collar and Heel Counters for Support and Flexibility
Be a good friend and support your ankles with the legendary Vans Sk8-Hi Shoes. Timeless styling, durable construction and a high-top fit always have and always will be the legacy of the Sk8-Hi.