Are Sambas true to size?

Sizing guide

The Samba is a retro sneaker and is built a lot narrower than most modern lifestyle Adidas sneakers. Your best chance would be to cop half a size bigger than your usual Adidas size, especially if you have wide feet.

Do Adidas Samba come up small?

Generally speaking, the adidas Samba fits half size small. It has a narrow shape around for toe area so going 0.5 up from your normal size would be the best option.

Is Adidas Samba comfortable?

The majority of shoppers have considered this shoe as affordable. The Adidas Samba shoes have received heaps of praises for its comfortable in-shoe feel. More than a handful have revealed that the shoe held up even after using it daily for several years.

How do Adidas Sambas fit Reddit?

Sambas have a flat, low-volume toe box, so if you have a wide forefoot or your big toe turns up at the end (like mine does), I recommend going up a half-size like I did. The leather has a lot less nap than my red pair.

Why are adidas Sambas so popular?

As five-a-side soccer became more popular in the 1970s and 1980s, so did the Samba. It quickly became the go-to sneaker of choice for its traction on hard surfaces, a perfect fit for a game played on hardwood or artificial turf—plus, it was stylish enough to wear off the pitch.

What are adidas Sambas for?

Turning 70 years old in 2020, the Samba is the longest running adidas shoe in existence. … Designed in the late 1940s by adidas founder and namesake Adi Dassler, the first Samba was crafted for use specifically to provide traction on frozen grounds. Seventy years later, it remains as popular as ever.