Stephen Curry. The first thing that comes into mind when you think about UNDER ARMOUR. He is the face of the company and maybe even of the NBA nowadays. But UA is more than just «Chef» Curry! There are definitely further reasons to reserve a place or two in your shoe closet. When you come to think of it, they've already justified themselves with high-quality sneakers up to par with the likes of Nike or Adidas respectively. Once again – proving their worth: the UA ROCKET. Exceeding all expectations, its extremely light leather upper provides comfort and a clear structure. Due to the external foam, which extends over the shoe's full length, you can consider yourself fortunate to be able to experience such comfort on-court. Also extending over the whole length, a molded sockliner improves the cushioning considerably and lets your foot slip into the sneaker within a blink of a second. To make sure you don't lose your footing UA's CompFit-Technology comes into play: Thanks to latest researches and experimentations a dependable lockdown has been developed – without limiting your latitude, to bear in mind. What a time to be alive!
- Brand: Under Armour
- Product name: UA Rocket
- Material: Leather, EVA/Rubber
- Color: Black
- Lightweight leather upper with moulded foam ankle to provide for comfort and structure
- External full-length foam delivers uncomparable lightweight responsiveness
- Solid rubber outsole with herringbone traction pattern ensure extraordinary lateral movement and control
- Full-length molded sockliner provides for cushioning
- Under Armour emblem on ankle area
- Under Armour writing above lacing
Under Armour is a leading U.S. sportswear brand that specializes in functional sports clothing, sports accessories and sports shoes. Kevin Plank, former football player at the University of Maryland wanted to make life easier: he exchanged the heavy and fast sweaty cotton shirts from his team, against lightweight, breathable syntketik fiber shirts. His self-developed compression shirts quickly became famous, Plank soon sold them throughout the campus. What started in 1996 as a selfish idea, revolutionized the market for functional sportswear within a very short time
Under Armour - Gear to make you better
Under Armour addresses themselves to performance-oriented athletes, whether professional or not. Under Armour developes simple basic gear, with extremely good quality, especially with regard to materials and workmanship. In addition, the label scores with an excellent price-performance ratio. To start up times Plank sold its functional underwear from Grandma's basement in Washington DC. Today's headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland now offers considerably more space. Under Armour produces in the meantime Base Layer, Fleece Jackets, Shirts, Sweats, Hoodys, track jackets and team trainers.