The speed and simplicity of its single-dial Boa Closure System makes precise, on-the fly adjustability practically effortless, while the V1 Waffle Lug Outsoles and classic sidestripes add original and unmistakable Vans style. The Encore OG also includes V1 UltraCush Liners for simple comfort that optimizes performance, single-density V1 PopCush Footbeds for impact cushioning with an anti-fatigue coring design, Instep Flex Zones for natural ankle flexion, and the V1 Harness, designed to ensure effective lightweight support and heel hold.
Flex Rating – 4 - 5
Instep Flex Zone – The Instep Flex Zone functions to maintain natural ankle flexion in your boot, whether in or out of your bindings.
V1 Harness – Vans' lightest and simplest harness is designed to ensure effective support and heel hold when paired with the V1 liner.
V1 UltraCush Liner – The V1 liner is amazingly simple, delivering comfort and essential support in a streamlined design. It is Vans' most flexible liner, built to be functional and forgiving for riders of all levels. With Smartwool
Vans Boa Coiler – This tongue-mounted single reel system utilizes a spring-loaded spool to automatically retract cable slack for quick and efficient closure. Cable guides are designed to optimize closure force in specific areas of the boot.
V1 POPCUSH Footbed – Single-density POPCUSH construction / 3D-molded anatomical shape / Airflow perforations / Nylex moisture-wicking top sheet
V1 Waffle Lug – The original Vans waffle outsole is an iconic skate classic. And with the introduction of the V1 Waffle Lug outsole, Vans pays tribute to the timeless vulcanized look that put them on the map.