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The gusseted tongue of the Nike SB FC Classic offers a lock-in fit with the internal gore strap attached on it. The traditional its lace-up front enables the wearer to adjust the shoe and lock their foot down in a comfortable fit. This men’s low-top silhouette is offered in medium width with sizes ranging from size 6.5 US to size 15 US.

A skateboarding designed shoe that displays a rather stylish image, the Nike SB FC Classic fits well as a casual sneaker. The low-top silhouette does not just offer a quality performance skate shoe but also exhibits a look of a sneaker that can conquer the streets.

Simple yet appealing, the Nike SB FC Classic also delivers versatility that enables the wearer to match it up with various outfit options. The sneaker is a good pick as an attire finish for multiple occasions. One can wear a pair of the Nike SB FC Classic when spending an afternoon at the skate park, hanging out with friends, running errands, and even going to concerts and festival shows.

The Nike SB FC Classic displays the reimagined FC upper, sitting atop a cupsole. The Suede upper structure with leather accents of the low-top silhouette delivers a clean, retro look. The whole profile of the Nike SB FC Classic is finished off with a neutral, flexible gum rubber outsole that complements the sneaker well.

Nike is one of the biggest names and the top leading brands in the sports industry as well as the fashion category. In 2002, the gigantic brand entered the world of skateboarding and launched its Nike SB line. The Nike Dunk, which was previously known as a 1980’s basketball shoe, was the first model to be introduced through the line. The model was revised and improved to be specifically designed for skateboarding.

The Nike brand also created a skateboarding team of their own with some quite popular skateboarding pros. In the years to come, Nike released various skateboarding videos featuring the skate pros and the Nike SB.

More models were also added to the Nike SB line as they expanded with some releases are in collaboration with skate pros, serving as their own signature shoes. Classic models were also included in the Nike SB line such as the Nike SB FC Classic which was a reinvented version of the Nike FC skate shoe that was released in the year 2003. The sneaker features a suede upper construction that sits on a one-piece cupsole that delivers “durable support.”

  • The Nike SB FC Classic may be sold at a discounted price in some retailers.
  • The low-top shoe is built with a drop-in Solarsoft sockliner that gives off an all-day comfort and enhanced shock absorption.
  • The shoe features a plush collar that keeps the ankle of the wearer in superb comfort and protection.
  • The Nike SB Branding is displayed on the tongue.
  • The iconic signature Nike Swoosh which is made of leather are showcased on the sides of the shoe.
  • The Nike branding can be observed on the heel.


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Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.