The Warriors won the 2022 NBA Finals with a 4-2 win over the Celtics, and Curry won his fourth championship ring and his first Finals MVP trophy. Curry’s offensive performance in the 2022 Finals was spectacular, but it was the UA CURRY 4 FLOTRO that drew the most attention from the sneakerheads. The idea of FLOTRO is to combine Under Armour’s insistence on innovative sneaker design with its homage to classics.
UA CURRY 4 FLOTRO
The white shoe-box is printed with Curry’s logo.
The shoe tag on the side of shoe-box
The vamp is made of anti-fur with a lot of ventilated holes.
There are 6 couples of shoelaces holes covering the whole instep. Both sides of shoelaces holes are different.
The reverse side of shoelaces holes are reinforced, which improve the durability.
For the force bearing point on the outside of the shoe, the original Curry 4’s TPU material was changed to leather, which improve the lateral stability and reduce the phenomenon of foot stuck.
The round leather material on the outside of ankle position has built-in foam, which offer the protection and supporting performance.
The combination of elastic webbing and leather offer comfortable fitness and good supporting performance to the arch.
The brand-new elastic UA Intelliknit shoe collar is flexible and convenient for putting on and taking off.
The inner side of shoe heel has independent foam which fit the foot well.
The insole uses UA FLOW technology. It cancels the outsole rubber, so it reduces the weight. And it offer excellent cushion performance and resilience.
It uses different pattern on the outsole according to the position of the force. The traction performance is excellent.
The arch position has a big area of TPU stability plate.
The pattern of the rear sole is flat. And the heel part is the axis. It improve the flexibility.
The front sole and rear sole use upturning design.
The shoe heel is widen, which more better stability.
The surface of shoe-pad uses fabric material.
The length of EUR42.5 shoe-pad is about 271mm.
The width of EUR42.5 shoe-pad is about 95.45mm.
The thickness of EUR42.5 shoe-pad is about 5.75mm.
The insole uses EVA material.
The unit weight of EUR42.5 is about 340.9g.
Under Armour has re-created the CURRY 4 with UA FLOW technology, combining the unique vamp with the Flow cushion technology. It’s a very good news for the fans of CURRY 4. It’s supported by the championship, it’s worthy to collect.
The size is half size smaller than standard size. The width of forefoot is moderate. The brand-new UA IntelliKnit shoe-collar is comfortable. But it’s not very suitable for person who has wide foot and high instep. We suggest you to have a try on physical store. The UA Flow insole has good resilience and cushion performance, and it reduces the overall weight of the shoes.
UA Flow technology is more suitable for playing basketball on indoor court. It’s better not to wear it to play the basketball on outdoor court.