The Chukka Low Sidestripe, designed by the Vans skate team and inspired by classics like the Authentic and the Chukka Boot, brings a new heritage aesthetic to this old school skate shoe. Featuring our iconic sidestripe, this low top silhouette blends classic materials like sturdy suede and 6 oz canvas with Vans original waffle outsoles made of a rubber that offers grip and support. Inside, POPCUSH™ energy return sockliners have been added for superior cushioning and impact protection, helping to lessen leg fatigue for longer skate sessions. • POPCUSH CUSHIONING - Our best cushioning and impact protection. POPCUSH™ energy return footbeds protect your feet while helping to lessen leg fatigue for longer skate sessions. • CLASSIC GUM RUBBER GRIP - The Van Doren™ Gum Rubber Compound, made of a rubber that offers grip and support, is what attracted skaters to Vans in the first place. This is the Sole of Skateboarding. • ULTIMATE BOARDFEEL, FLEX, AND GRIP - A lighter version of our iconic construction, Pro Vulc Lite features single-wrapped, high-wall vulcanization along with drop-in cushioning.