Vans is the original skateboard shoe. Founded in 1966, Vans has gone from humble beginnings in Anaheim, California to the internationally recognized brand that it is today. Decades of fine tuning for Vans has yielded shoes with board feel that is truly unparalleled. Apart from their quality footwear, Vans has always supported countless skateboarders and skate events around the world, making them industry leaders worthy of support.