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Guest-review: the Emerica Reynolds

Guest-review: the Emerica Reynolds

Let’s welcome your new guest-reviewer, Stefan Lind. He proved to be just the right mix of skate rat and A-class shoe nerd to qualify for the job. He will be the equivalent of an on-spot reporter here at weartested with his honest, short and sweet review-style that is still as informative and objective as we…

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Lakai Howard review

Lakai Howard review

Announced since ages, here it finally is: the Lakai Howard review. Since the weartested reviews are published in German Skateboard MSM magazine from now on, the English versions will take a bit longer until they are online on the site, please excuse. High quality PDF file: Lakai Howard review Lakai`s past few years in the industry haven’t…

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Emerica Herman G6 review

Emerica Herman G6 review

One of our personal top 3 skate shoes, the Emerica Herman G6, was not even reviewed when the article was published. Still, it deserved that spot, not just because of the huge mesh panel on the medial side that allowed far above average breathability. Which other features stood out can be read in the following…

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HUF Southern check-out

HUF Southern check-out

We can’t review them all. With nowadays variety of brands and the amount of new models that drop every month, it is a war you can’t win. Nevertheless, some models stick out and deserve some shine, even if it’s not possible to feature them in an indepth review. An example is the HUF Southern that…

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Lakai Marc review

Lakai Marc review

Long overdue, but sometimes things don’t quite work out as planed. Ever since the Bright tradeshow in January 2012 it was a done deal to review this newest Scott Johnston-designed masterpiece. It’s a bold statement that proves that small skate shoe brands are not just doomed to follow. High quality PDF-file:Lakai Marc review   Lakai…

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adidas Lucas Pro

adidas Lucas Pro

  “Weird to say, but since the first day, I can feel my board.” This quote of Lucas Puig sums up the newest pro model in the adidas skateboarding range, the Lucas Pro, pretty good. It’s well known that adidas doesn’t give out pro models to their riders easily. Quality over quantity seems to be…

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Converse KA-One & KA-One vulc review

Converse KA-One & KA-One vulc review

There is always room for improvement with most things, and skate shoes are no exception. Not too long after Kenny Anderson returned home to Converse – one of the best sponsor fits to date – his much anticipated pro model, the KA-One was released. The cupsole model, which shares the silhouette and toebox design with…

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Nike Paul Rodriguez 6 review

Nike Paul Rodriguez 6 review

With the variety of brands, team- and pro model skate shoes, it is not an easy task to pick the most relevant, interesting and innovative ones to review them. In many cases choices need to be made that cause good shoes not to be reviewed at the end of the day due to a lack…

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DC Cole Lite S review

DC Cole Lite S review

DC is focusing on skateboarding again. More than ever. Somehow earlier review plans of a DC model never worked out due to different reasons. With the recent “rediscover DC” campaign it was the perfect timing to finally make it happen. Here it is, the DC Cole lite S review. High Quality PDF file: DC Cole Lite…

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Emerica Hsu 2 Low review

Emerica Hsu 2 Low review

Due to some changes, the Emerica Hsu 2 Low has been tested in late 2011 but it took until now to publish the review. The long waiting time was hopefully worth it, the model itself definitely is. Thanks to Sole Tech Europe for the test samples. PDF file:Emerica Hsu 2 Low review Intro If you…

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Vans Stage 4 review

Vans Stage 4 review

After a small hiatus, here it is, the newest review about the Vans Stage 4. The interesting concept of  4 Vans amateurs giving feedback and more or less designing a shoe together is definitely interesting. The outcome is as well. Thank you Vans for the test samples. PDF file: Vans Stage 4 review    

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Lakai Linden review

Lakai Linden review

The review about Lakai’s newest best seller, the Linden, is now viewable online. As originally published in the February 2012 issue of Transworld Skateboading. Picture: Lakai.com

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