We know you’ve heard of New Balance and if you skate you’ve heard of Tom Knox. What you might not know is New Balance Numeric recently released his new hightop 440.
New Balance Numeric is the skateboarding division of New Balance that hit the scene in 2013. The team approaches everything they do through the unique lens and language of skateboarding. Building upon their knowledge of shoe making by product testing all of their footwear against the harshest conditions, they continue to strive towards producing the best skate shoes possible. An obsessive attention to detail and love for skate culture has earned New Balance Numeric their reputation as a brand of quality, performance, and durability.
Since the beginning British Pro Skater Tom Knox has pushed the limits of street skating with new tricks that were never seen or attempted previously. Tom constantly pushed the limits of what people thought were possible on a skateboard and became a household name following his performance in Speed Freaks video in 1989. Tom has accomplished numerous achievements in skateboarding and is also an international Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion. Throughout his life, skateboarding has remained a constant and he’s really stoked about his partnership with New Balance Numeric. This third iteration of their collaboration is this Tom Knox 440 HI. It’s got reinforced ankle support and black supple leather with orange accents, plus it’s built to stand the test of time.