Vans iconic style started here with the Authentic. This is it's tougher, more rugged sibling. It's a low profile lace-up featuring Vansguard treated canvas to repel rain and stains with a Vulcanized Lug outsole for the ultimate in grip. In addition, they have been upgraded to include UltraCush sockliners for all day comfort and single-wrap foxing tape for durability.
- Made for the Makers
- Vulcanized Lug Outsole
Vulcanized - “Vulc” shoes are light, flexible and break in quickly. These don't provide as much foot protection as cupsoles, but they are preferred if you’re looking for good board feel in a shoe with less weight and bulk.
Made for the Makers - A tough shoe for the tough jobs and the creative communities around them. Whether you're an artist, surfboard shaper, barber, tattoo artist, or chef. Made For The Makers was built for maximum comfort so you can do what you love all day.
Vansguard - Vansguard is a durable, water-repellent fabric, which helps keep moisture and grime off your shoes so they stay looking new for longer. Available on select colors.
Vulcanized Lug Outsole - A treaded sole with deep grooves provides traction and stability on all surfaces.
UltraCush™ - Light, predictable cushioning and foothold, the UltraCush™ sockliner has odor-eliminating properties for superior comfort.