Who should buy the HUF Hupper 2 Hi

This Hupper sneaker is a good match for you if:

  • You want a shoe with traditional lace-up closure for a custom fitting
  • You are after a sneaker with collar for both ankle support and protection

HUF Hupper 2 Hi logo

Style of the HUF Hupper 2 Hi

Neither having too much nor too little, but just right—that is the style the Hupper 2 Hi exudes. Though it has an unusually high foxing tape, the rest of it looks clean and subtle.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi midsole

Its simplicity makes it so versatile. It’s the same you would wear for hitting the skatepark and walking around town.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi laces

The Hupper 2 Hi fits well with casual, laid-back clothing—for example, a pair of denims or khakis (ripped or regular) or cargo pants. Even a staple tee-shirt finishes the look splendidly.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi toebox

Notable Features

HUF mostly focused on board feel and control, but in the Hupper 2 Hi, the brand aimed more at cushioning. The Perfshock footbed has perforations, which trap air into its pockets in different densities. This feature results in a superior rebound and impact protection.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi outsole

Besides that, the padding is thinner at the heel and forefoot but thicker at the midfoot are, This is to achieve a balance between board feel and cushioning. Additionally, the footbed is removable to accommodate orthotics.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi insole

History of the HUF Hupper 2 Hi

To accompany the Hupper 2 Lo, HUF releases the Hupper 2 Hi. These two were derived from one of HUF’s earliest designs, the Hupper “Numero Uno.”

HUF Hupper 2 Hi top collar

It was a flagship model. Using their T1-KCUF reverse engineering technology, HUF improved the old Hupper’s design and made it perfect for skateboarding.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi side laces

Now equipped with updated materials and technologies, the new Huppers are no hops but rather leaps in innovation.

HUF Hupper 2 Hi collar

Facts / Specs

Top: High
Inspired from: Skate
Closure: Laces
Material: Leather, Canvas / Fabric
Features: Orthotic friendly / Removable insole
Colorways: Black / Brown / Blue / Grey
SKUs: VC00015001 / VC00015300 / VC00055001 / VC00055200 / VC00055400

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Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.