You could skate in them if you want? The GS Boot in Black Oiled/Gum is a hi-top, cup-sole progression of our best-selling GS shoe. This simple casual men's boot features Globe's Pro Am™ rubber cup sole, Shockbed™ insole for enhanced impact control and padded collar for ankle support. Upper is made from oiled suede/nylon for durability on and off the board. The GS boot is the most skateable boot on the market.