Who should buy the DC Switch

One shoe model that belongs to the breadth of notable skate shoes of the DC is the Switch silhouette. This is definitely a must-have if you want:

  • A shoe with essential skate shoe features
  • A low-top shoe that is versatile

DC Switch logo

DC Switch Style

The low-top DC Switch features a simple and fuss-free look that suits any ensemble. Its upper is made of premium leather or suede material that rested atop a slim rubber sole. This straightforward kick will surely look swanky when styled with joggers, baggy or even skinny jeans, shorts, or even with rolled-up jeans. Meanwhile, some pair this up with their activewear for that gym-ready look. Some ladies sport this sleek look with leggings, skirts, or shorts dress to deliver a bold statement to their overall girly ensemble.

DC Switch upper

Conventional lace-up closure

This sneaker has a conventional lace-up closure for a personalized, secure fit.

DC Switch lace up

Ortholite insole

DC used an Ortholite insole with Achilles relief on the heel to maximize the comfort for the all-day use on and off the board.

DC Switch lining

Durable seam on the lateral side

The DC Switch has a blind seam on the lateral side to enhance the overall durability.

DC Switch blind seam

Vulcanized rubber sole

This shoe has vulcanized rubber sole construction to maximize the board feel and flexibility.

DC Switch outsole

DC Switch History

DC was founded in 1994 by brothers Damon and Danny Way together with their friend Ken Block. They aimed at creating significant changes in the style and performance of skateboarding footwear. DC flourished smoothly as the forerunner in the skateboarding footwear providers and secured mall-based distributors across the United States.

DC Switch heel

From a purely skateboarding shoe producer, DC broadened its market to extreme sports such as snowboarding, motocross, surfing, and BMX tricks. Currently, DC is one of the leading manufacturers of top-notch action sports footwear, apparel, and accessories.

One shoe model that belongs to the breadth of notable skate shoes of the DC is the Switch silhouette. This shoe features the essentials in skate shoes with a straightforward look to suit the lifestyle scene. The upper of this kick is made of suede or leather and incorporated with elements that provide ample support, especially for skateboarding wear and tear.

Facts / Specs

Style: Minimalist, Sporty
Top: Low
Inspired from: Skate
Closure: Laces
Material: Leather, Suede, Vulc Sole, Rubber Sole, OrthoLite
Season: Spring, Summer
Features: Antimicrobial

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Danny McLoughlin
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.