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Vault by Vans Unveils Disney OG Classics for 2013

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If you’re into that retro look and a Disney fan, then you’re sure to fall in love with this retro-line of Vans tennis shoes that feature classic original artwork from the early 1980s. Part of the Vault by Vans line, a timeless collection of Vans styles inspired by modern street fashion, art, music and our 40+ years of heritage in skateboarding and surfing, these shoes are expected to be available starting July 2013 at select Vans Vault distributors. The Vault by Vans line started in 2003 and this new line of Vans x Disney OG Classics completes the first decade of Vault.

Vault by Vans kicks off the ten-year celebration by reissuing these character prints that were originally designed in partnership with Disney in the early 1980s. Not available for decades, these prints will re-emerge for Vault’s fourth installment of OG Classics. The OG Classics assortment will pay tribute to the first vulcanized, waffled-soled styles from Vans by presenting them in their purest form: their original form.Read More »Vault by Vans Unveils Disney OG Classics for 2013

New Balance becomes official Running Shoe of Walt Disney World, RunDisney

Hold the phone. If you know me, you know I don’t run unless something scary is chasing me, yet this news that Disney and New Balance are teaming up for a multi-year strategic alliance today that includes exclusive Mickey & Minnie themed running shoes, running-specific initiatives, and co-branding opportunities has me considering getting off the couch for a jog. New Balance is pretty much the only shoe that fits my foot, so this is, pardon the pun, a perfect fit for me.

This exciting alliance will bring New Balance’s innovative, design-forward athletic footwear to the leading vacation destination in the world, in particular Disney’s thriving sports business. As part of the collaboration, New Balance becomes the official athletic shoe of Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. New Balance also becomes the official running shoe for runDisney race weekends and the official baseball shoe of amateur baseball events at the Sports Complex.

In addition, New Balance also becomes the title sponsor of the track & field facility at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, home of the annual Walt Disney World Cross Country Classic and Disney’s Track & Field Spring Training for high school and collegiate teams. Future initiatives include the creation of maps for the running trails at Walt Disney World Resort and fitness programs for Disney resort guests interested in pursuing healthy options.Read More »New Balance becomes official Running Shoe of Walt Disney World, RunDisney

Kermit adidas Tennis Shoes Get High Marks

We wrote previously about the Kermit Kicks from adidas and now Mike B. from the new BigScreenAnimation.com blog and frequent guest writer here on The Disney Blog has chimed in with a short positive review. I got my pair of the mens Kermits yesterday and… Read More »Kermit adidas Tennis Shoes Get High Marks

Dressing for Vacation At Walt Disney World – Footwear

Editor: Please welcome my wife Stacey who will be writing a series of travel planning articles. What shoes do I wear? That seems to be the question when visiting a Florida theme park. I have some helpful tips and recommendations that will help you get… Read More »Dressing for Vacation At Walt Disney World – Footwear

Kermit and Animal from the Muppets get their own adidas Kicks.

I’m really loving these Muppet themed shoes from Adidas. Part of the adidas Originals line, they come in mens and kids styles. It’s not easy being green, but with these Muppet edition adidas Superstar 2.0 Kermit shoes, looking good is as easy as tying the… Read More »Kermit and Animal from the Muppets get their own adidas Kicks.

New Disney Kicks from Adidas

I love these new Mickey Mouse and Pluto themed sneakers from Adidas. These ones above are limited edition and might be tough to find except at a specialty store near you, but you can find other Adidas Disney kicks at sites like Shoes.com and Amazon.… Read More »New Disney Kicks from Adidas