Converse Introduces First Skate Shoe Containing Helium

Converse will be the first footwear manufacturer to develop a method to encapsulate helium molecules in a technology , Which according to Converse will be “The most extensive and technically advanced line of skate shoes to date”.

The Chany He worn and endorsed by Chany Jeanguenin will be the first to contain a helium capsule in the heel of the shoe. Converse has developed a polymar that is impermeable to helium molecules. This method encapsulates the lighter that air helium molecules in a technology that results in a lightweight shoe which delivers cushioning, stability and comfort. A converse patent-in-process polymer known as Nanofilament permits the helium capsule to trap the helium molecules and prevents them from escaping. The Chany HE will be released March 1st.