Rick McCrank Speaks About the Anti-Social

Posted September 30, 2006 by éS

Let's talk about your éS Anti-Social shoe. Which past shoes (or anything else) inspired or influenced your design?
The Accel, with a new vibe.

Did your shoe go through many major changes, or did you have a strong idea of what you wanted from the start?
Nothing major, just little touches. It was great from the start.

How long did you work on designing and refining it?
Six months to a year.

Did you design your shoe yourself? Who helped?
Franck Boistel and Trevor Hill.

Which éS riders skated in your shoe during the testing period?
The kids in the neighborhood.

What kind of feedback did they give?
Really loud and distorted. Just kidding. Positive.

What, if anything, inspired or influenced your choice of colorways?
Being colorblind.

Will we ever see any special fabrics or patterns on your shoe in the future?
Yes, you will, the specialest--including canvas and animal-friendly synthetics.

What kind of colorways will we see on your shoe in the future?
For Holiday 2006, there's a new Navy Gum, Black White Royal and a Black Black White synthetic.

How has the reaction to your shoe been so far from those who've skated it?
Positive and the such.

Does it skate good?
The best.

Are you happy with the way your shoe turned out?
Completely happy.

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There's 11 responses to "Rick McCrank Speaks About the Anti-Social"

  1. haha random kids in the hood tested them

    727 skateboarder Posted: 8 years ago
  2. I've been wanting to get the anti-social as soon as my old accels are thoroughly thrashed.

    Wes H. Posted: 8 years ago
  3. damn i like all of em.

    727 skateboarder Posted: 8 years ago
  4. Hi

    ivankumamoto Posted: 8 years ago
  5. I don't get why it is called "Ani-social" that should've been a question.

    ivankumamoto Posted: 8 years ago
  6. my buddy is skateing the anti-social for 4 months now and it looks like brand new - bullit proof

    moeminator Posted: 8 years ago
  7. I kno this is off topic but why don't some of the pj-ladds have the running shoe toe and some have?

    Pimpero Posted: 8 years ago
  8. anti social is ricks boardshop ivan

    mattp Posted: 8 years ago
  9. McCrank should take some more inpiration from the accel and use a kevlar toe for a future colorway.runners toes are gay

    clESsic Posted: 7 years ago
  10. Interesting.

    BURRITO Posted: 7 years ago
  11. it's like an heritic 3

    incsk8 Posted: 7 years ago

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