December 8, 2022 | SKATEBOARDING


Vans Skateboarding Unveils Latest Collaboration with Sci-Fi Fantasy

Jerry Hsu Honors the Half Cab 30th Anniversary with an Exclusive Colorway and Rework the Skate Sid VCU

Vans, the original action sports brand and icon of creative exploration is back at it with Jerry Hsu; the renowned skateboarder, photographer, and brainchild of the celebrated brand, Sci-Fi Fantasy. To honor the 30th anniversary of Vans’ storied Half Cab, the two brands reworked the Skate Half Cab ‘92 VCU and the Skate Sid VCU for select Vans Skateboarding retailers and on beginning December 8, 2022.

The Skate Half Cab ’92 VCU by Sci-Fi joins the ranks of special emblematic Half Cab models that Vans has released throughout the year to celebrate the brand’s iconic skate shoe. This new Skate Classic build was redesigned to enable maximum progression including a fully revised upper, molded heel counter, locked-in tongue straps, and a recut DURACAPÔ underlay to offer durability and breathability.

The Skate Half Cab ’92 VCU silhouette was crafted with Eden green suede uppers with debossed printed character panels, contrast white stitching and flame orange Sci-Fi branding across each heel counter. The Vans Skateboarding x Sci-Fi Fantasy collection also marks the comeback of the Skate Sid VCU. This low-top skate shoe has been modernized with cracked leather uppers, contrast stitching and eye-catching flame orange updates to Vans’ Flying V logo.  

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