Sneakers. Shoes for the poor.

Many of you probably have sneakers. But have you ever wondered where the strange name came from? And did you know that it was the shoe that gave birth to the trainer? Sneakers as we know them originated in 1892, when the U.S. Rubber Company, an American corporation that included the Goodyear Company (a tyre manufacturer), started producing rubber shoes with a sailcloth [...].

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