Costa Mesa, CALIF. (June 18, 2018) – This fall, Vans partners with global skate team rider Lizzie Armanto on a special capsule of footwear and apparel, highlighting a custom rendition of the Sk8-Hi Pro. Armanto’s endorsed colorway of the Sk8-Hi Pro features colorful floral embroidery accents on canvas and suede textiles, engineered with Duracap reinforced uppers, Vans’ superior UltraCush footbed technology, and Vans’ original waffle outsole. The Sk8-Hi Pro is complemented by two apparel pieces, a matching long sleeve tee with floral graphics, and a traditional t-shirt adorned with a floral Vans logo. Lizzie Armanto’s capsule celebrates the new expanded size run of Vans Pro Classics, inspiring all women and men to achieve new levels of skate progression.
Part of the Vans global family since 2014, Lizzie Armanto was recently featured in the latest Vans global brand campaign chapter, “Girls Skate India”, documenting her experience on inspiring and empowering young women in India through skateboarding and D.I.Y. spot building, activities that are often considered unorthodox for girls. Learn more about her journey at Vans.com/girlsskate.
One of the most recognizable models in the Vans Pro Classics collection, the Sk8-Hi Pro features enhanced performance skateboarding technology with Vans’ proven Duracap reinforcement and UltraCush HD sockliners, providing unrivaled durability, support and cushioning needed by skateboarders worldwide.
PRO CLASSIC BENEFITS
Constructed with reinforced rubber underlays in high-abrasion areas to provide long-lasting, unrivaled durability that’s able to withstand the abuse of the Vans global skate team.
ULTRACUSH HD IMPACT CUSHIONING
Vans’ polyurethane-based footbeds increase board feel and provide the highest level of impact cushioning that won’t pack out over time.
VANS ORIGINAL WAFFLE COMPOUND OUTSOLE
Utilizing over 50 years of Vans’ professional vulcanized natural gum rubber compound to deliver ultimate no-slip traction and premium board feel.
The Vans Lizzie Armanto footwear and apparel capsule is available online and in-stores now. To learn more about Vans Skate and to find an authorized dealer near you, visit Vans.com/skate.