The Supergrip was one of the first leather specialist shoes for basketball players. It replaced the canvas boots previously worn in the NBA.
1970-1971, adidas catalogue in English
116030 adidas Supergrip
A special model for High School and Colleges. Extremely durable form sole. Padded top edge, orthopaedical arch and instep support.
1971, adidas catalogue in English
A special model for High School and College players. White form fitting leather uppers. SOFTPROTECT heel padding for comfort and secure fit. Adjustable arch support. Long wearing sole of vulcanized gum rubber provides good traction.