Under Armour Lockdown 6 Basketball Shoe Review

Alright, folks, gather ’round for my take on a pair of kicks that have been my ride-or-die for the past few months. I’m talking about the Under Armour Unisex-Adult Lockdown 6 Basketball Shoe, and let me tell you, they’ve been a game-changer for this project manager working in the home building hustle!


First things first, let’s talk about how these babies look. Under Armour nailed it with the design – clean and sleek with mesh panels for breathability. They come in handy, especially when you’re on your feet all day, running from one site to another. No sweaty feet complaints here, folks!

Under Armour Lockdown 6 Basketball Shoe in black and metallic gold

With that said, the main reason why I like the design is because it’s simple, and goes well in 90% of situations and places I go. It’s casual, but I have been known to wear them with a suit from time to time.


Now, we all know a good shoe is about more than looks. It’s gotta be built to last, and the Lockdown 6 checks that box with a rubber sole and a durable leather upper. These bad boys can take a beating, and trust me, I’ve put them through the wringer. From walking on gravel to standing on concrete all day, they’ve held up like champs.

I get them dirty, but they are also easy to clean and maintain if you’re a person who cares about keeping a nice pair of shoes. I might work in the construction industry, but I still try to maintain a positive appearance.


But enough about durability, let’s talk comfort. The foam sockliner is like walking on clouds – seriously, my feet thank me every time I slide them on. And don’t even get me started on the EVA midsole. It’s like a little burst of energy with every step, keeping me on my toes even during those endless meetings.

On the Court…

Alright, I know they’re called “Basketball Shoes,” but I’m no NBA star. Still, I gotta say, these shoes have some serious court cred. The solid rubber outsole with that herringbone traction pattern gives me some sweet moves during the rare lunchtime pick-up games. I may not be a pro, but I sure feel like one!

How Lockdown 6s Fit…

As for the fit, they’ve got that standard tie lacing, which means they stay put all day long. No slipping and sliding, no unnecessary adjustments. Just pure comfort and stability all day, every day.

In a nutshell, the Under Armour Lockdown 6 Basketball Shoe has been my trusty partner in crime during these chaotic workdays. They’ve got style, they’ve got durability, and they’ve got the comfort to keep me going. If you’re looking for a shoe that’s as reliable as your best buddy, look no further.

Final Verdict: 5/5

A good shoe, one that doesn’t stick out too much, yet offers a timeless look that goes well with everything you wear. I am usually wearing blue jeans, but have worn dress pants with them (mine are black and the simple design makes it easy for them to blend in).

So, there you have it – my casual and no-nonsense take on these kicks that have earned their place in my daily grind. If you’re ready to conquer your workdays with a shoe that’s got your back, give the Lockdown 6 a shot. You won’t be disappointed!

With solid support and a durable design, they’re ready to be your go-to on the court. Just remember to give them a little love during the break-in period, and you’ll be good to go. Whether you’re an aspiring baller or a seasoned pro, these kicks might just become your new favorite teammates.