Find him athletic or running shoes from adidas or Reebok made to get him through gym class and after class. Durability is key with these kinds of shoes, you want something that will last him at least one year. But it’s important to buy him shoes that fit properly to avoid injury and discomfort.
Is he a soccer fanatic? Get him laced up with new soccer cleats like the Nike Kids’ HyperVenom or indoor soccer shoes. Baseball or softball his game? Check out our metal and plastic cleats from adidas and Mizuno designed for hours and hours on shale or grass.
When winter hits make sure he has the durable winter boots he needs to stand up to the slush, snow and ice every day of the week. Top winter boot brands for boys like The North Face and Sorel build in extra grip on the soles and use a protective outer layer that’s waterproof or water-resistant.
Has he been landing tricks in the skate park since he learned to ride a skateboard or BMX bike? The best skate brands make boy’s shoes perfect for stability and safety in the park. Check out DC, Vans and Converse (sometimes called Chucks, or Chuck Taylor’s), these shoes will keep him riding strong.