With its unique construction, the Concept 1 shoe fits completely true-to-size and provides the secure feeling of a shoe that is designed to perform at the highest level of competition. The upper materials are a combination of the finest synthetics, microfiber mesh and special anti-microbial linings to keep the foot comfortable and performing at the highest level throughout extended periods of play.
The APL® Basketball Concept 1 is for serious players. High-density collar padding on the interior is designed to maximize comfort while providing for the use of ankle braces. The patented Load ‘N Launch® technology is implanted in a cavity in the forefoot of the basketball shoe and is designed to provide an instant improvement in vertical leap.* The device works in conjunction with the high-performance materials of the outsole, midsole, insole and sock liner to create a performance experience unlike any other basketball shoe.
- Carbon fiber look synthetic upper materials are ultra-lightweight
- Load ‘N Launch® forefoot device designed to increase vertical leap instantly
- High-Rebound, carbon fiber wash EVA midsole for superior cushioning and energy return
- Crystal rubber outsole for long-lasting performance and visual appeal
- High-grade Thermoplastic Urethane shank for heel-to-forefoot stability and shock absorption
- Load ‘N Launch® sock liner featuring rebound EVA, APSPOX and PORON® for maximum comfort, shock absorption and performance.
- High-impact EVA insole for maximum comfort and cushioning
- Clear window on outsole makes technology visible
*Results may vary based upon height, weight, athletic ability technique and physical condition.