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Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.


Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

Good to know

As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

Neutral / cushion / high arch

Shoes for runners who does not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

Stability / overpronation / normal arch

Shoes for runners who needs arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal arch. See the best stability shoes.

Motion control / severe overproanation / flat feet

Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.

Good to know

- Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
- More about arch support in this video.
- Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

Daily running

Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.


Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

Good to know

If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.

There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.


We spent 9 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

9 reasons to buy

  • The Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit is a quite comfortable shoe as what a majority of the buyers who took time on giving reviews expressed.
  • Some of the users claimed that the shoe feels lightweight.
  • A breathable feeling is felt when wearing the shoe as what some of the reviewers claimed.
  • The shoe looks really stylish as what a good number of reviewers stated.
  • A couple of users were glad about the shoe being able to match their outfit picks.
  • Several reviewers said that they receive a lot of compliments when wearing the shoe.
  • One buyer stated that the shoe had exceeded his/her expectations.
  • A good number of buyers expressed that they would definitely recommend the shoe.
  • The shoe is offered in a variety of colorways for buyers to choose from.

3 reasons not to buy

  • A couple of users complained that the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit has very long shoe laces.
  • The shoe is sold at a slightly expensive price.
  • A few of the buyers claimed that the shoe might run a bit large.

Bottom line

Another iteration given to the Adidas Superstar silhouette is presented on the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit. This new version of the Adidas Superstar offers a comfortable, lightweight, and breathable feeling for the foot, making this low-top sneaker a good choice during hot weather. With its Primeknit upper, a wearer experiences a rather adaptive fit from the shoe. Offered in various colorways, though, not a budget-friendly price, one can still get a good deal out of this shoe.


Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit compared to 1883 sneakers:


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Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit History

In 1969, the Adidas brand introduced the Adidas Superstar silhouette which rose up in popularity during the 1970s and became one of the brand’s most iconic silhouettes. It was the first sports shoe that was covered in an all-leather upper and the low-top variation of the basketball shoe, Pro Model. The silhouette had gained even more popularity when hip-hop artists, Run DMC, took the sneaker on stage tongues out and without laces, making the shoe a fashion option.

The classic Adidas Superstar has received some iterations throughout its existence. Early in 2017, the silhouette was given the Bounce sole unit and days later; the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit was also introduced. In this version of the shoe, a Primeknit upper is covering the upper instead of the mesh upper that is featured on the Adidas Superstar Bounce. The shoe retains its rubber shell toe for the classic look to remain.

Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit Style

Versatility is what the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit offers when it comes to style. One can use this low-top sneaker for both athletic and fashion purposes. Having a basketball shoe profile, this pair of kicks can be a good finish for a sporty attire. Picking an appropriate outfit, one can use the shoe on semi-formal events. When one opts for a street-style look or even for a more casual look, the shoe is a good choice. With an appropriate top, this pair of kicks would go well that would also match with a pair of jogger jeans, cuffed jeans, fitted jeans, regular cut jeans, skinny jeans, and basketball shorts. Short shorts and leather pants for women are also perfect for the shoe.

Fit & Sizing

The Primeknit upper of the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit hugs the foot in an enhanced, comfortable, snug fit. The flexibility of the Primeknit material provides a rather adaptive support and sock-like fit for the foot. The opportunity of adjusting the fit of the shoe is also offered by its traditional lace-up closure system. This low-top shoe is offered in men’s sizing which ranges from size 3.5 to size 13 in medium width. Half sizes are also offered for the shoe. Women can purchase the shoe by reducing the men’s sizes with 1.5 to accommodate their foot sizes.

Notable Features

The comfort provided by the Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit is what mostly made the buyers really glad about buying the shoe. They really loved how comfortable the shoe is on their foot. The design of the shoe has also gathered quite some recognition and appreciation from the buyers as they loved how stylish it looks. The shoe, which can be matched with various outfits, also made buyers really glad about purchasing it.

Additional Info

  • The Adidas Superstar Bounce Primeknit may be sold at a discounted price in some retailers.
  • An Adidas branding is presented on the tongue of the shoe.
  • The Bounce midsole unit gives off an energized all-day comfort for the wearer.
  • Flat laces are included in the package.
  • A leather lining is given to the shoe.