Vans new Gilbert Crockett Signature Pro Model shoe is launching all over Europe this Saturday, Feb 11th. Not only all-new in design – it looks like Vans are utilising a brand new approach for Gilbert's second signature model:  – industry's first vulcanised cupsole:

"The new Crockett Pro 2 model introduces a new outsole that utilizes the performance advancements of Vans Wafflecup technology, providing the premium support and unrivaled grip demanded by skateboarders everywhere."

That, plus blind-seam suede overlays on the toe cap, maximizing Vans’ Duracap reinforcement capabilities and proven Ultracush HD drop-in sockliners for impact cushioning.