When it was established in 1986, Etnies, the skater-owned shoe and apparel company, pushed the envelope when it created a pro-model skate shoe and made technological advances that changed the face of skateboard footwear.
Etnies produces shoes, apparel, and accessories for men, women and kids that are worn by some of the best skaters on earth, including Ryan Sheckler, their partner for more than 15 years.
Etnies, led by owner and pro skater Pierre-André Senizergues, is one of the leading action sports companies in part because of its commitment to creating innovative products that provide style, comfort and protection. etnies makes shoes that can withstand harsh conditions and cold and wet seasons. Wear them. Hurt them. Show your Etnies’ shoes and clothes who the boss is.
The company sponsors a world-class team of skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, motocross, and BMX riders that includes big-ass powerhouses like Sheckler as well as Aaron Ross, Coco Ho, and Chris Bradshaw.