Who should buy Reebok Classic Leather MU

The Reebok Classic Leather MU is a great choice for women and men who are looking for:

  • simple design sneakers that offer versatility and ease in dressing it up and down
  • retro, straightforward, and understated design sneakers that pair easily with any casual clothes

Reebok Classic Leather MU logo

Added comfort of Reebok Classic

This shoe utilizes a lace-up closure system for a lockdown fit while padded collars provide added cushioning and comfort.

Reebok Classic Leather MU heel cage


Whether you like monochromatic colors or vibrant hues, or if you prefer a more breathable upper than the standard leather uppers, the Classic Leather MU provides options. Perforations in the toe box provide enhanced breathability.

Reebok Classic Leather MU upper material

History of Reebok Classic Leather MU

Following the success of the Freestyle, Reebok took the leather upper used in the Freestyle and applied it to an upcoming running silhouette. This silhouette is now known as the Reebok Classic Leather. Released in 1983, the shoe's target market was the decade's fashion-savvy consumers.

Reebok Classic Leather MU sole

Thanks to its straightforward and classic design it skyrocketed to fame and is widely recognized as Reebok's first success story.

Reebok Classic Leather MU laces

Today, through consistent releases of different iterations and through partnering with other brands for collaborative projects, the Reebok Classic Leather remains in demand among customers. Some of its notable collaborators include Kendrick Lamar and Palace Skateboards.

Reebok Classic Leather MU toebox

One of the many variations of this sneaker is the Reebok Classic Leather MU, which features the original silhouette and comes in multiple upper materials and colorways. Some of its colorways are Burnt Amber and Gum, Deep Sea and Mt. Fuji, Digital Blue, Digital Green, Carotene, Marble, Parchment, Soft Camel, Terrain Grey, Red Shadow, and Ash Grey / Chalk / Gum.

Facts / Specs

Base model: Reebok Classic Leather
Style: Retro, Sporty, Minimalist
Top: Low
Inspired from: Running
Collection: Reebok Classic Leather
Closure: Laces
Material: Leather, Mesh, Rubber Sole, EVA / Fabric

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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.