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adidas Puig

adidas Puig

We’ve been a huge fan of Lucas’ skating and pro models since our first review of the Lucas Pro back in 2012. Our most recent review (if 2016 counts as recent), and one of our favorite shoes ever skated, was his updated Lucas Premiere ADV shoe, for which we held a Weartested session in Shanghai,…

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Scott Johnston adidas 3ST Interview

Scott Johnston adidas 3ST Interview

Skateboarding is constantly developing, not only due to its creative community’s drive but also due to external influences. In the 90s and early 2000s skateboard products were almost exclusively available in core skate shops. With the rise of e-commerce and brands constantly looking into expanding their sales channels outside of core skate shops, the concept…

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adidas 3ST001

adidas 3ST001

“There was a time in skating when skate shoes had their own design language. Now everything is starting to overlap, and a lot of shoes look similar.” These are the words spoken from adidas’ senior footwear designer Scott Johnston that have defined the design mantra behind the newest adidas 3ST line. For those who aren’t…

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Weartested Awards 2017 – Best Boardfeel & Grip

Weartested Awards 2017 – Best Boardfeel & Grip

adidas Samba ADV BOARDFEEL AND GRIP As aforementioned, the cushioning of the Samba ADV was minimal. As we know, minimal cushioning often correlates to maximal boardfeel, which is exactly what the Samba ADV excelled in. The boardfeel of the shoe was very good. The sole itself is quite thin, which paves for a close gap…

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adidas Samba ADV

adidas Samba ADV

The adidas Samba is the second highest selling adidas model, following after the adidas Stan Smith, with over 35 million pairs sold to date. This type of sales number didn’t just happen overnight; originally designed as an indoor soccer shoe, the adidas Samba was well received initially by footballers but soon became a lifestyle shoe…

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adidas Lucas Premiere ADV

adidas Lucas Premiere ADV

Lucas Puig really came onto the international scene as part of Lakai’s French Connection in many of their videos, with a memorable part (frontside smith to kickflip primo) dropping in Lakai’s Fully Flared video in 2007. Since then, he has only progressed further and further into maturing his selection of tricks, style, and also companies….

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adidas Skateboarding Superstar Alltimers

adidas Skateboarding Superstar Alltimers

A modern, skate-performance take on an ’80s legend, adidas Skateboarding took the Superstar model, slimmed it down and made it super light for the needs of a skateboarder. Durability Overall, the durability of the Superstar vulc is good. The Superstar has probably the most iconic rubber toe cap which takes its advantage into account. In…

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adidas Skateboarding Seeley Villemin

adidas Skateboarding Seeley Villemin

Boat shoes are stylish and good for skateboarding. Adidas has noticed this and developed a while ago the Seeley model which combines the style of a boat shoe with a skateshoe. Lem Villemin from Stuttgart had the chance to design a colorway for this season. We’ve had the chance to put his adidas Seeley to…

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Weartested Awards 2015 – Best Durability

Weartested Awards 2015 – Best Durability

Best Durability 2015 – adidas Boost ADV  

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adidas Dorado Boost

adidas Dorado Boost

Not too long ago, adidas introduced us with its cushioning platform Boost, featured in the Boost ADV for skateboarding footwear. The Boost ADV was the first shoe to highlight the Boost technology, and now, adidas has introduced us with the next shoe in the lineup, the Dorado Boost. Although both shoes were pretty similar using…

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Adidas Boost ADV

Adidas Boost ADV

Adidas has a lot of classic designs in their product line that they can go back and adapt for skateboarding. They have done this with the Campus vulc, the Stan Smith, and also the ZX Flux. However, a company that is of the most innovative sports companies needs to be able to prove it with new models…

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