He's a Chip off the old block when it comes to sporty sneakers, just like dad! The perfect shoes are important while learning to take those first steps. Leather upper with bold stitching and mesh underlays. Hook-and-loop closure for easy on and off. Leather lining and footbed. Sensory Response Technology™ helps mimic barefoot walking by having sensory pods on the outsole to help kids feel the ground. Flexible and lightweight outsole helps kids learn to adapt to uneven surfaces. They have a protective sole that is flexible to assist the child in their first steps.