Launching this Spring/Summer 2016, Cons Skidgrip Converse Footwear is Built For the Streets.

Johannesburg, South Africa. (September 23, 2016) – Converse is #readyformore and ready for the streets this season with the launch of the new Cons Skidgrip. Lightweight, high traction and flexible, the Cons Skidgrip is the street- ready sneaker for the body that doesn’t want to stay still.
This is for those of us that are more comfortable in those non-places. Back streets, side alleys, parking lots, concrete jungles, astro turfs, and stretches of tarmac. Originally a tennis shoe, the Cons Skidgrip has a Herringbone outsole that is street-ready. Flexible, comfortable, low-key and high traction, this sneaker is for the body that doesn’t want to stay still. It’s made to move with you, on any surface, anytime, anywhere.

The new Spring/Summer 2016 Converse Cons Skidgrip will launch beginning Friday, September, 2016, at Converse retail stores, third party retailers and on Footwear will be available for suggested retail price of R599.95.

consKey features:
Flexible comfort
Canvas upper
Herringbone outsole
Traction for the streets
Available colours: White, Navy and Black
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Converse Inc., based in Boston, Massachusetts, is a wholly owned subsidiary of NIKE, Inc. Established in 1908, the Converse brand has built a reputation as “America’s Original Sports Company”™ and has been associated with a rich heritage of legendary shoes such as the Chuck Taylor® All Star® shoe, the Jack Purcell® shoe and the One Star® shoe. Today, Converse offers a diverse portfolio including lifestyle men’s, women’s and children’s footwear, apparel and accessories and is sold globally by retailers in over 160 countries. For more information, visit and follow @converse.

Posted on: 23 Sep 2016


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