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First Try Braille Skate Shoes

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Well, we did it. FIRST TRY!

Designed by Aaron Kyro himself, we combined all of the best parts of Aaron’s favorite shoes into one ultimate skate shoe.



Aaron Kyro was involved firsthand in every step of the design process, making sure to combine the best parts of all his favorite skate shoes.

Chosen for the classic silhouette, comfort, freedom of movement, and ease to wear – The Braille Skate Shoe was designed to be the perfect all-around skate shoe.


We opted for a cupsole construction (vs. vulcanized) in order to improve the overall support and durability of the shoe.

The footbed used in the Braille shoe has been specifically developed to provide the wearer with an optimum level of comfort and support while also remaining lightweight and maintaining a good level of board feel.

The outsole, made from a rubber (SBR) compound, is commonly used in quality footwear to provide excellent grip, comfort, and durability resulting in a high-performance skate shoe.


The Upper is made of high-quality suede sourced from Spain to provide the classic skate look and feel. The tongue and collar of the shoe have been reinforced with a foam padding for extra comfort and foot support. The front part of the shoe (the vamp) uses a singular piece of suede which greatly increases the durability.

The laces are high-quality cotton which increases their longevity with little to no chance of snapping.

This shoe has a unique front toe bumper with a prominent texture for added grip while doing technical skate tricks.



Shoes are standard men’s sizes and fit true to size. Whole sizes only. Ladies! Sizing is easily converted over to women’s sizes by simply adding 1.5 to the US size. For example, a men’s size 7 is a women’s size 8.5.

Customer Reviews

Based on 55 reviews
Ryan L
My Favorite Skate Shoe

I just ordered my 5th pair of Braille First Try shoes. They are my favorite skate shoe. They have a great mix of support and board feel. They look great. But the best thing is the durability. They put up with the punishment from skating better than other shoes I’ve tried. Love em 👍

Elijah Martin
Comfortable And Slick

I like the foams comfort in the shoes.

GREAT...(wish singles were available)

I LOVE THESE SHOES! but my right shoe always wears out way faster than my left. Im already looking to buy a second pair in under a year.
BRAILLE: Would you consider selling these as singles so we can save paychecks and be more environmentally conscious? I'd buy them a lot more often if this was true.

Sean Kollar
Best Skate shoes on the planet.

I got the Navy First Try shoes. I’ve never worn anything other than skate shoes most of my life and these are seriously the most comfy skate shoes I’ve ever owned. Clouds bro!

Morgan Ortiz

Love the navy blue, and these shoes never disappoint!

Our Purpose

Our purpose here at Braille Skateboarding is to inspire, motivate and teach the world to skateboard. We believe that anyone can and should skateboard regardless of age, color, body shape or size.

Here at Braille we want everyone to feel like they can progress on their board and learn to skate! That’s the basis that Braille is built off of and we won’t stop until skateboarding is the most popular sport in the