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The Vans BMX SK8-Hi Reissue is available in men's and women's sizing. It has canvas and suede uppers for decent foot breathability. The toe area has perforations that increase air circulation. It has a tongue and leather-lined collar that are sufficiently padded, delivering support. 

With a vulcanized construction, it offers an excellent and precise board feel. It has a lace-up closure with recessed eyelets for a secure and adjustable fit. Also, it has a cushioned EVA insole that delivers all-day comfort.

Hit the park on a skateboard or bike with the Vans BMX SK8-Hi Reissue. With a classic silhouette, this iteration is available in three different colorways, such as white/ black, black/ green, and navy/ white. It sports the checkerboard pattern from the side panels to the ankle area. 

This SK8-Hi can nicely complement denim jeans or shorts. Khaki pants may work well with this high-top sneaker too. Women, on the other hand, can wear their miniskirts or denim jumpsuits when sporting this shoe. 

Level up your outfit with the Vans BMX SK8-Hi Reissue. It has a timeless silhouette that is perfect not only for performance but also for posing a style. It features the iconic checkerboard pattern that never fails to capture one's eye. Also, it has BMX graphics that adorn the midsole, adding value and beauty to its overall design.

Originally debuted in 1978, the Vans SK8-Hi was previously known as the Style 38. It was appreciated by BMX riders, skateboarders, and regular wearers because of its comfort, style, and performance. For years, it remains relevant and loved by people of different generations.

The iconic silhouette has been reinterpreted countless times using different materials, creating a new look without disrupting its classic elements. This season, as Vans celebrates the influence of BMX on youth culture, an exciting iteration has been launched in the name of BMX SK8-Hi Reissue. 

The BMX SK8-Hi Reissue pays homage to the BMX teams that Vans supported in the 1980s. It fused modern updates and some nostalgic 1980s flair. Featuring the legendary checkerboard pattern, it has durable uppers and strengthened toecaps to combat repeated wear as well as BMX riding and skateboarding abuse. 

  • The "Vans Off The Wall" branding is visible on the tongue and at the back of the midsole. 
  • It has an upper with reinforced double-stitching detailing for added durability.
  • It has a waffle outsole for reliable traction.


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