From playing wolf to trying a new sport, the Nike Downshifter 12 keeps your child feeling fully confident. The breathable upper support makes it a lightweight, versatile shoe for many activities. The extra rubber protection on the sole promises more durability for limitless play. The sole has more rubber than previous versions of the Downshifter to provide maximum durability. It is made of approximately 9% Nike Grind, a material made from recycled manufacturing scraps. The lightweight, breathable mesh keeps your child’s feet cool and comfortable in all activities.