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20 Sneakers That Have Lived Double Lives via adidas

adidas Campus

Year Of Release: 1980
First Life: Basketball Sneaker
Second Life: Skate Shoe

The adidas Campus bears almost no resemblance to basketball sneakers of today, but trust, that's what they started out as. The Beastie Boys did their part in the early '90s, rediscovering them as a pure fashion statement before skaters started shredding the inevitable retros. This led to an actual Campus Skate, made more durable than the originals.

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