Facts

  • Top

    Low Top

    Extremely popular sneakers because of their price range, versatility when it comes to style, and freedom of movement. Almost everyone is guaranteed to have low-top sneakers in their shoe rotation.

    Mid Top

    Mid-top sneakers extend toward the ankle for a little more support and hold. These lie somewhere in the middle between low-top and high-top sneakers in terms of usage and popularity.

    High Top

    Sneakers with collars that go above the ankles for optimal hold and support are some of the most sought-after models in lifestyle shoes. Most of these shoes take their roots from basketball and have easily or fashionably crossed to mainstream wear.

    Good to know

    Regardless of cut, it's always good to start with sneakers that can be worn for the daily grind, also called as "beaters" by some, as these are usually cheaper, easy to clean, and still gives that lifestyle "edge" before going for those wallet-thinning models.

  • Inspired from

    Sports

    Sneakers dominantly take their heritage from running, basketball, skate, tennis, training, hiking, and football. Still retaining a few of their performance-based technologies, these sneakers have transcended their respective niches and have successfully and popularly transformed themselves as staples of fashion footwear.

    Casual

    Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.

    Good to know

    Brands are now blending elements of performance and casual appeal in basically every sneaker. One can hardly go wrong with a sports-inspired sneaker or a simple casual shoe.

  • Collection

    Good to know

    Shoes sharing the same inspiration, history, materials, or technologies are routinely assembled under one compilation for the convenience of those who may wish to categorize or label their own collection as such. The classic collections like the Adidas Originals, Air Max 1, Air Force 1, new balance classic sneakers, and the Classic Leather head the pack of frequently asked about collections.

  • Price
    $105
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Summary

We spent 9.1 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

12 reasons to buy

  • Reviewers particularly like how the upper of the Reebok Fury Adapt UC was well assembled.
  • Some reviewers find this shoe comfortable after picking a half-size higher their natural
  • A consumer who bought the collegiate blue finds the shoe comfortable as its textile upper offers flexibility at the forefoot.
  • Several consumers who opted to pick this design said they like its aesthetics.
  • A wear tester with a wide foot thought the plastic cage would get in the way of comfort but surprised that it is bendable enough providing a secure fit for enhanced stability.
  • The Fury Adapt UC is built with a shiny TPU cage that reinforces the shape of the shoe.
  • The midfoot caging system averts the foot from slipping to the edges of the shoe.
  • The pull tabs do good work as help in putting this shoe on.
  • The removable Ortholite insole is cushiony and keeps feet from getting too sweaty.
  • Its Hexalite technology which is visible on the heel when the shoe is flipped over offers remarkable shock-absorption.
  • The EVA foam midsole offers plenty of comfort, especially when using this sneaker for a lengthy time.
  • The rubber on the outsole is tough yet allows the feet to bend with ease.

5 reasons not to buy

  • The mesh upper creases when tightening up its quick-pull lacing system.
  • Several reviewers mentioned having difficulty sliding their feet into this shoe.
  • Those with high instep feel that this sneaker is squeezing their foot too tight.
  • A nice looking shoe but a number of those with wide feet had issues squeezing their foot through the bootie upper.
  • Not an ideal shoe for summer as its upper can get too warm for the feet.

Bottom line

Reebok Fury Adapt UC is adored for its aesthetics appeal and the overall comfort it gives to the feet by those who have tried this on. Its uniquely built midfoot caging system does its function as it helps secure the feet. The cushiony bed inside shoe offers good padding for the feet while keeping it dry most of the time. Although its bootie construction and no-fuss lacing system provides the convenience of slipping in and out of this shoe especially to those with a busy lifestyle, some had issues with its ability to stretch.

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Reebok Fury Adapt UC History

After presenting the Furylite, a modified interpretation of the polarizing Reebok sneaker named InstaPump Fury, Reebok creates a revised edition, aptly titled the Reebok Fury Adapt. According to its design author Wayne Russell, who happens to be the one of the persons who drafted the InstaPump Fury, the updated look is made with a slimmer and sleeker frame than the original.

The InstaPump Fury broke new grounds for the brand when this was introduced during the 1994 Winter Olympics both for recreational and serious runners. The InstaPump Fury’s unusual upper design with a hodgepodge of flashy colors, which the brand called Citron, steered public interest and appealed to a particular audience.

Initially, consumers have divided opinions about the shoe. However,  in the coming years, its so-called outrageous lines shaped a better story for Reebok as it attracted revenues for the brand, not necessarily from the running classes but from style-centric groups.

The success of the InstaPump Fury gave way to the introduction of Furylite in 2015, a reformed style which puts the Pump technology aside to bring back the traditional lacing system. This updated version retained the eye-catching elements seen in the earlier Fury. But this time it has a toned down upper construction that blends with an array of casual streetwear.

Designer Russell made things simpler for the users when the Fury Adapt was under conception. It incorporated a bootie structure and a strong caging system which is paired with a quick lacing feature. The innovative version came in strings of releases in different colorways such as the Fury Adapt UC.

Reebok Fury Adapt UC Style

The Fury Adapt UC comes with a fresh-looking one-piece bootie construction with a quick lacing system that allows users to stay active throughout the day. The geometrical design on its synthetic cage at midfoot and the construction of its outsole offer a resemblance to other Fury predecessors.  It draws attention from users who favor unique symmetries on a sneaker.

Fit & Sizing

Reebok Fury Adapt UC is a men’s sneaker which comes with a bungee and toggle quick lacing system. This means there is no need to tie up the stretchy shoelaces as it can be tightened or loosened up according to one’s desired fit by pulling the cord lock. It is looped through a TPU caging system at the midfoot which offers support and stability. Available men’s sizes ranging from 6.5 to 13 US, this sneaker tends to get tight and small. Those with wide feet may need to obtain a half size higher than their normal size.

Notable Features

The low-top Reebok Fury Adapt UC offers a similar kind of comfort projected by former silhouettes under the same lineage with the presence of cushiony Ortholite footbed, responsive Hexalite feature embedded in the heel, and the Graphlite carbon plate under the foot. Unlike earlier versions, the InstaPump Fury and the Furylite, this adaptation has a quick lacing feature that allows wearers the convenience of securing the feet down without having to tie the shoelaces.

Additional Info

  • The Fury Adapt made its entry into the sneaker world in 2016 shortly after the Furylite.
  • Its upper is made with a breathable mesh.
  • On the medial side of the toe tip is a reflective detailing that makes this shoe pop in dark areas.
  • Hexalite is a kind of cushioning technology developed by Reebok inspired by the structure of a honeycomb which is known to be the toughest and lightest of all forms.
  • Graphlite is a carbon fiber arch plate placed at the underfoot which reduces a lot of weight in the sole. It is strong as steel which offers stability and support.