The Etnies Marana shoes have been designed with a mind for the professional skateboarder Ryan Sheckler. According to the product overview, Sheckler required a long-lasting pair of shoes that could last him throughout his travels.
Durability is a prime focus of the Etnies Maranas. Each element was pieced together carefully with direct references to skateboarding activity. The rubber-based foot cap is difficult to penetrate and wear down, and is therefore optimal for Sheckler's ramp rides. Non-slip fabric also lines the outside of the soles, allowing him to maintain his balance during his performances.
Fans of the sport will be pleased with the 'RS' logo that marks the bottom of the Etnies Maranas, a detail that offers a crucial source of authenticity.