Specifically designed with BMX in mind.
The iconic Vans-style upper with DURACAP™ reinforcement, on top of our WAFFLECUP™ BMX outsole, gives the Gradient BMX Old Skool maximum pedalfeel and support . . . with timeless style. Add in our brand new Van Doren Factory Pedal Recipe for a specifically formulated gum rubber compound to enhance pedal grip and durability, and you’ve got unrivaled BMX innovation to support your progression.
This iconic low top BMX shoe is made with sturdy suede and 283 g canvas uppers, neon gradient details, and POPCUSH™ energy return sockliners for superior cushioning and impact protection.
• VANS WAFFLECUP BMX CONSTRUCTION – A first of its kind in BMX, specifically designed to deliver the best combination of pedalfeel, support, and durability.
• UNRIVALED DURABILITY – Reinforced DURACAP™ underlays in high-wear areas add unrivaled durability to prolong the life of each shoe.
• POPCUSH CUSHIONING – Our best cushioning and impact protection. POPCUSH™ energy return footbeds protect your feet while helping to lessen leg fatigue for longer rides.
• VDFPR (Van Doren Factory Pedal Recipe) – This is our latest proprietary gum rubber compound, specifically formulated to enhance pedal grip and durability. Tested and approved by the Vans innovation team and the top factory team riders, VDFPR is only available on BMX WaffleCup construction.