The Converse Chuck Taylor sneaker is one of the most recognized in America. Initially for basketball, the shoe has transcended into a classic style. Chuck Taylor sought ideas in creating a better performance sneaker for the court. His ideas were highly impressive at Converse that the company decided to put his name on the shoe. This particular model which is made of rubber is built to last and sustain harsh conditions during treacherous seasons. Though Chuck Taylor’s are no longer sported on the court, they remain popular in the street.