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How Did Popular Sneaker Brands Get Their Names?

Your comfy kicks get you from here to there; some of them look cute and others make you more speedy. You love your trusty sneaks (Chucks, Adidas, Puma, etc) but do you know how well-known sneakers got their names? Take the quiz!


How Did Popular Sneaker Brands Get Their Names?

Who is Chuck Taylor?

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Fitness Fitness 7 years
Man! I always thought Chuck Taylor was an early NBA star.
J-Rabbit J-Rabbit 7 years
Yeah, I had no idea about that one, either. Surprisingly, it was one of the few I got right!
michlny michlny 7 years
Just read the article in WSJ! Fun trivia!
kscincotta kscincotta 7 years
I like the meaning behind ASICS! I had no idea that's where that name came from.
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