Vans rings in the new year with a fresh assortment of Vans Pro Classics highlighting Vans pro skate team rider Elijah Berle’s signature colorways of the Authentic Pro. Available this January, the Vans x Elijah Berle Authentic Pro is a modern-day classic that commemorates Elijah’s tenacious personality and all-terrain skateboarding talent.
The Vans x Elijah Berle Authentic Pro debuts in two new colorways, all grey and two-tone navy canvas. Built with Ultracush HD sockliners, Vans original waffle outsole, and Duracap reinforced uppers, this Pro Classic model is made to look fresh while withstanding the brute force of Elijah’s tough skate style. The Authentic Pro embodies all things classic and is customized with unique graffiti hand style stitching on the tongue and shadow plaid on the footbed. Whether you’re working on a classic car or dropping in on the deep end of a pool, Elijah Berle’s Authentic Pro delivers unrivaled durability to keep you supported.
Born and raised in Santa Monica, CA, Elijah Berle is best known for his go-for-it attitude and versatile skating. In 2016, Elijah earned the cover ofThrasher Magazine’s August issue while his relentless style and speed shocked the world in Vans’ latest video, ‘No Other Way’. At the age of 22, Elijah has already accomplished more in his skateboarding career than most athletes do over the course of their entire life, and his unwavering spirit shows no signs of slowing down.
Elijah Berle’s signature colorways of the Authentic Pro are available online and in-stores this January. For more information, visit Vans.com/ProClassics.
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