What is Converse CTAS?

What is Converse CTAS?

The CONS CTAS Pro sneaker combines the best of design and function, retooling the 1917 original with skate-ready elements. With a molded PU sockliner for cushioning and impact absorption, a traction rubber outsole for better boardfeel and rubber-backed suede for durability.

How do Converse CTAS fit?

In general, Converse fit bigger than your average shoe. On their site, the brand states that Converse fit a half size bigger but some people say to go down a full size, especially if you wear a larger size to start with. A great way to find your Converse size is by manually measuring your foot.

Are Converse shoes skating?

Made exclusively for skateboarding, Converse CONS are made with extra durable materials and offer superior comfort for shredding the streets. Featuring CTAS Pro, One Star Pro and the Louie Lopez Pro, and available in slip, low and high top styles, our skate shoes are created with style and comfort in mind.

Are Converse called cons?

Under the “CONS” name, Converse launched its skateboarding program in 2009 with a team of “ambassadors”: Kenny Anderson, Anthony Pappalardo, Nick Trapasso, Sammy Baca, Ethan Fowler, Raymond Molinar, and Rune Glifberg. In 2012, the company added Jason Jessee and Mike Anderson to its ambassadors team.

What is the difference between classic Chuck and chuck 70?

The 70s have more cushioning than the Classics, so if you need more support, these are also a better choice for you. And the higher rubber sidewall isn’t just for show. It adds more stability to the shoe.

Are chucks and converse the same thing?

Chuck Taylor All-Stars or Converse All Stars (also referred to as “Converse”, “Chuck Taylors”, “Chucks”, “Cons”, “All Stars”, and “Chucky T’s”) is a model of casual shoe manufactured by Converse (a subsidiary of Nike, Inc. since 2003) that was initially developed as a basketball shoe in the early 20th century.

Do CTAS Pro run big?

As seen in other reviews, these typically run a half to a full size big. I have pretty wide feet, but I still go a full size down in these. I wear a 9.5, but have 3 pairs of these CTAS chucks in 8.5 and they all fit well. I do the same with regular chucks, but these are far more comfortable with the better insole.

Can I skate in Chuck Taylors?

It might not have the innovative technology of modern skate shoe designs, but the Converse Chuck Taylor Hi Top still offers many skaters everything they need in a skate shoe: flexibility, durable outsoles, and unobstructive support.

Who wears Converse in the NBA?

The initial conversations about joining a select Converse portfolio that now includes NBA players Draymond Green and Kelly Oubre Jr., along with WNBA champion Natasha Cloud, began last year in Las Vegas during the NBA’s Summer League.