Category Archives: Vans

Vans Gilbert Crockett Pro 2 Skate Shoes Wear Test Review

The next generation of Wafflecup has arrived with the Vans Gilbert Crockett 2 Skate Shoes. The hybrid construction offers Vans’ classic board feel in the forefoot while providing increased support and stability in the heel. Although they feel a little

Vans Ultrarange Pro Skate Shoes

Vans is pushing their boundaries with a new shoe that’s designed to do it all. The Ultrarange Pro boasts a full length Ultracush Lite midsole, making it one of Van’s most supportive shoes while maintaining out of the box flexibility and a

Vans x Thrasher Skate Shoes & Clothing

Feel the burn with the Vans x Thrasher collection, featuring limited colorways of the new Ultrarange Pro, classic Sk8 High Pro and Slip-On Pro, plus tees, hoodies, hats, jackets, and even a backpack. Scroll down to check the goods and

Our Gripping Love Affair With Vans Original Shoe


Is there any item in street fashion more instantly identifiable than a pair of Vans, those canvas-top boat shoes with the insanely grippy soles? Adored by skateboarders, surfers, and hipsters everywhere, they are the essence of timeless simplicity. And that’s

Sneak Peak Volume 2 – June 2008

June is almost here and is sure to be a hot fire month in the shoe game. Tactics will be dropping all the new releases from Nike SB, Supra and more. Look out for the new Dunk Lows, Dunk Mids

Back-To-School Buyers Guide: Low Top Skate Shoes

Last week we dropped a street backpack buyers guide to help you stay organized throughout the day. Today we’re looking at what a lot of people describe as their favorite accessory…OK, maybe not a lot, but at least the sneaker

Vans BBQ

Free gear, waffles, BBQ, drinks and a huge sale.   We hyped up the Vans Bus Tour as THE place to be on Wednesday, August 5th.   Tactics was getting calls all morning, “Is the Vans bus going to be at Tactics

Vans Stage 4 Featuring Wafflecup Technology

Vans is touting their new Wafflecup as “The best thing to happen to skateboarders’ feet since 1966? … which just so happens to be the year the Van Doren family started making shoes. After watching the video below, you might

FALLEXTRA20 Buyers Guide

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, there aren’t many things better than saving money. Now through November 12th, we’re offering an additional 20% off all items ALREADY on sale. That shirt you’ve been eyeing since summer that’s

Vans X ASPCA Shoes Return This August

August?! Are we really talking about something that’s four months away? Well, yeah, obviously we are. We received a limited run of the Vans x ASPCA Authentics earlier this month and they sold out before we even got images loaded