Born and raised in Dogtown, Santa Monica’s Elijah Berle was destined for skateboarding glory. Berle’s all-terrain, slick skate style has graced the covers and pages of the most respected skateboarding magazines. His affinity for keeping things simple is deeply reflected in his new shoe, a timeless silhouette with a few stealthy surprises engineered under the hood.
The Vans Berle Pro Gum Skate Shoe, designed by Elijah Berle himself, is a skate pro signature model from the Vans family. It comes with a versatile combination of lightweight cushioning and support to ensure a perfect boardfeel. Made with sturdy uppers, the sneaker is durable and long-lasting.
Within the WaffleControl Vans features a brand-new innovation in sole-technologies, that offers you next-level support, board control and responsive grip. DURACAP reinforcement rubber underlays in high wear areas guarantee unrivaled durability, while LuxLiner comfort-enhanced liners deliver a comfortable, breathable, and responsive fit. Last but not least the Vans original waffle outsoles made of a rubber offer grip and support.
The Sk8 shoe delivers a zero gravity feeling on concrete.
Nothing really says skateboarding like Vans! Their first skate shoe was produced in 1966 and it's been a smooth, innovative ride ever since. Creativity and dedication to skateboarding is the foundation of Vans and with that they have made a huge impact so far. They have won over skateboard hearts all over the world, including ours.