Born from badminton, the Converse Jack Purcell Pro has been remastered for skate with better traction and impact absorption. The original court classic gets a skate-ready redesign in the Jack Purcell Pro sneaker. Although it looks similar, they’ve updated the icon with suede-backed canvas for withstanding repeated wear and tear, an added layer of protection to absorb impact and a traction rubber outsole for ultimate boardfeel. As always, we topped it off with Jack’s signature “smile” at the toe. has updated a classic with skateboarding in mind. Boasting suede-backed canvas and a traction rubber outsole, these badminton bad boys are ready for the streets.
Three colorways—cinnamon; dark obsidian; and natural ivory—are available now at Converse.com.