The Vans Checker Sk8-Hi Pro is a high lace shoe with a padded collar for support and flexibility. It features a Pro Vulc Lite construction for the ultimate blend of lightweight and responsive durability. The UltraCush™ HD insole provides our best impact cushioning. The reinforced DURACAP™ upper layer makes wear parts extra durable. The shoe has the original rubber outsole with waffle profile for a firm grip and is printed with a checkerboard pattern.