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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sneakers

Sneakers are shoes primarily designed for sports or other forms of physical exercise, but which ... of such shoes include athletic footwear such as: basketball shoes, tennis shoes, cross trainers and other shoes worn for specific sports.

www.factmonster.com/cool-stuff/fashion-and-dress/history-sneakers

wonderopolis.org/wonder/why-are-they-called-tennis-shoes

... and sneakers? When were tennis shoes invented? ... They were called plimsolls and were a far cry from the tennis shoes we know today. For example, they ...

www.heddels.com/2014/12/humble-history-sneaker

Dec 20, 2014 ... In this historical retrospective, we analyze the invention, acceptance, ... Sneakers, trainers, tennis shoes, plimsolls – whatever you call them, ...

www.si.com/tennis/2015/11/18/tennis-shoes-stan-smith-john-mcenroe-pete-sampras

Nov 18, 2015 ... The evolution of tennis shoes: From plimsolls to Stan Smiths and Nikes ... Purcell created a shoe for the B.F. Goodrich Company of Canada, ...

www.encyclopedia.com/sports-and-everyday-life/fashion-and-clothing/clothing-jewelry-and-personal-adornment/tennis-shoes

Get information, facts, and pictures about Tennis Shoes at Encyclopedia.com. ... the waffle outer sole, which he created by molding latex rubber with a kitchen ...

us.theidleman.com/en_us/history-of-sneakers

Who Invented Tennis Shoes? This really comes down to what you would define as a tennis shoe. Tennis shoes, to some, are just any sneakers. The origins of ...

www.timetoast.com/timelines/history-of-sneakers--2

Marquis M. Converse created the Converse Shoe Company. ... Adidas makes the first tennis shoes, which soon become the most popular athletic shoes in the ...

www.ehow.com/facts_4882710_who-invented-tennis-shoe.html

The term "tennis shoe" is used generically for athletic shoes as well as footwear for tennis. They are sometimes called sneakers. Whatever they are called, they ...