Verdict from 8 user reviews

5 reasons to buy

  • Most users share that the Under Armour HOVR Summit is very comfortable.
  • Several users have vouched that this sneaker is very durable.
  • Numerous users love the stylish and sporty appeal of this casual footwear.
  • Under Armour offers this in fashionable colorways.
  • Like most sneakers from UA Sportstyle collection, according to several buyers, this model is made with premium materials.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A couple of critics mention that the UA HOVR Summit is a bit narrow.
  • A few reviewers have mentioned that the shoe is a little too expensive.

Bottom line

The Under Armour HOVR Summit features a transitionary design from being a trail running footwear into stylish city pavement sneaker. It is made of premium multi-material upper that flaunts comfort and durability. Its look, meanwhile, delivers an awesome off-road look without losing its on-trend style. This model is highly recommended for anyone looking for an all-around pair of sneakers.

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Good to know

The low-top Under Armour HOVR Summit from Sportsyle collection is a unisex pair offered in men's sizing range. It has a unique securing system that uses split laces that can be easily adjusted to suit the user's preference. This lightweight sneaker is made of HOVR cushioning that maintains the energy return while eliminating the impact. 

Meanwhile, the clip found on the heel delivers ample secured fit while the cored-out Michelin rubber outsole provides superb traction and durability.

The sporty appeal of Under Armour HOVR Summit lifestyle sneaker displays a fashionable casual shoe that delivers superb comfort. The lightweight and breathable upper is made of mesh and suede seated on top of cored-out Michelin rubber that provides breathability and traction.

Under Armour offers this in several colorways. The most popular are the outpost green/black, gravity green/summit white, yellow haze/white, jet gray/white, summit white/white, and frond green/summit white. 

The Under Armour HOVR Summit looks fashionable on feet when worn with athletic-inspired attire, such as a monochromatic tracksuit, Dri-Fit shorts and t-shirt, or even with cargo pants and plain white tees. This sneaker also looks stylish when donned with tattered jeans and a crisp t-shirt to give a relaxed, casual ensemble.

With its trail shoe hint, the unisex Under Armour HOVR Summit is a real neck-breaking sneaker from the Under Armour HOVR collection. It is built with mixed materials on the upper that provide strategic stability to its uses. Meanwhile, the responsive HOVR cushioning foam and the Michelin rubber outsole are combined to suit the city streets, even the mountain trails.

Since it was established in 1996, Under Armour has been consistent in engineering innovative technologies to enhance its wearers' overall performance and comfort. Because of that, UA seamlessly penetrated the athletics world, which led the company to expand its product catalog further. UA now delivers uniforms, accessories, and footwear for various sports and lifestyle wear from moisture-wicking apparel.

Aside from the high-performance products, Under Armour is also known for its fashionable and on-trend casual footwear. The HOVR line is a series initially designed to fit the basketball and running categories. It was later used by UA to provide casual sneaker lovers a silhouette that will offer them with superb comfort while striding the city streets. 

The HOVR is a series that uses the technology that aims to provide zero gravity feel to its users. This tech is used by top-tiered running footwear as it absorbs shock and effectively returns energy to its users. This tech is considered more durable than the conventional EVA, creating a right balance between cushioning and responsiveness.

Adding another iteration to the HOVR lineup is the Under Armour HOVR Summit shoes for men and women. This sneaker was built to perform both on the streets of the city and the trails of the mountain. It has the HOVR cushioning foam and displays the hallmark details of off-road footwear.

  • This pair comes with an extra pair of orange laces.
  • The solid rubber outsole of the Under Armour HOVR Summit sneakers has deep flex grooves that provide flexibility and durability. 
  • UA strategically placed carbon rubber pods on the heel for better traction and durability on the high-impact area.

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Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.

daniel@runrepeat.com