Office Chairs

Leap 

by Steelcase
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    Leap lets you dial in a precise fit in all the places you need it most. It’s highly intuitive and you’ll love the way the seat glides back and forth as you recline, keeping you connected to your work.

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    Absolute Adjustability

    Leap was designed to fit each unique body and balance the need for stability and support and freedom of movement.​

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    Leap​

    Leap owns a reputation as our most adjustable chair, providing customizable support whatever your body shape or style of work.

    Leap Plus​

    Leap Plus offers the same benefits, aesthetic appeal, and functionality of Leap with support for users up to 500 lbs.

    Performance Features

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    Back Support

    Our first chair designed with LiveBack® technology which allows the back to contour and adapt to mimic and support the natural movement of your spine.​

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    Manual Adjustments

    A manually adjustable chair gives you total control over the adjustments to dial-in the level of resistance you feel in the backrest.​

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    Lumbar Support​

    ​Includes a lower back firmness dial for optimal lumbar support. Optional height-adjustable lumbar support available.​

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    Fully Adjustable Arms

    Standard 4-dimensional arm support adjusts to preferred height, width, depth and pivot.

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    Seat Ergonomics​

    Seat includes flexible edges that offer a bit of a bend, right where you need it – providing a pressure-free sit and supporting different sitting styles.

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    Recline Adjustments​

    Recline range includes full recline with four recline angle stop settings and an upright back lock. ​

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    Adjustment Labels

    ​Adjustments are labeled in English and Braille for ease of use.

    Proven Performance​

    Leap owns a reputation as our most adjustable chair, providing customizable support whatever your body shape or style of work. It’s also a proven productivity booster. In fact, in an independent health and productivity study, we saw a 17.8% increase in productivity for one group after a year.

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    Insights

    Spine
    Lower Back
    Posture

    Spine

    Spine

    Leap is designed with our LiveBack® technology to encourage movement while keeping your full spine supported.

    The spine doesn’t move as a single unit.

    When you recline, your upper spine moves backward and your lower spine arches forward.

    Each individual’s spine motion is unique.

    Even for people of identical size, age, and gender, each spine moves differently.

    Lower Back

    Lower Back

    Leap is designed with our LiveBack® technology to encourage movement while keeping your full spine supported.

    The spine doesn’t move as a single unit.

    When you recline, your upper spine moves backward and your lower spine arches forward.

    Each individual’s spine motion is unique.

    Even for people of identical size, age, and gender, each spine moves differently.

    Posture

    Posture

    Vision and reach impact your postures. Designed with a Natural Glide System™, the seat glides back and forth as you recline – keeping your posture in check and moving you closure to your worksurface. When you recline in traditional chairs, the distance between you and your work can increase, which in turn can strain your eyes, arms, and neck – pulling you away from your work and flow.

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    Sustainability

    Designing for Sustainability

    We create products that are good for people, and good for the world. Our products and operations are designed around a commitment to reduce climate change, reinforced by sustainable practices across our value chain.
    Our Sustainable Design framework ensures our products are designed with consideration of life cycle thinking and cradle-to-cradle principles:

    • Source materials responsibly
    • Minimize global warming and other life cycle impacts
    • Ensure material health
    • Enable end-of-use strategies

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    Specifications

    Standard + Optional Features
    Global Availability
    Warranty
    Adjustability

    Standard + Optional Features

    Standard + Optional Features

    Standard + Optional Features

    • Available as chair, stool, or LeapPlus
      • Leap Plus offers the same benefits, aesthetic appeal, and functionality of Leap with support for users up to 500 lbs.
    • Optional ottoman/table
    • Adjustable lumbar support

    Arm Options

    • Armless
    • Height-adjustable arms
    • Height-, depth-, width- and pivot-adjustable arms

    Surface Materials

    Frame Finish Options

    • Black 6205
    • Midnight (solar black) 6259
    • Platinum 6249
    • Polished aluminum frame and base

    Upholstery

    Available with Steelcase and Designtex fabric, leather, or vinyl as well as COM (customer’s own material) 3D Knit material available on the chair back with matching fabric seat, or with a seat fabric of your choice

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    Global Availability

    Global Availability


    This product is available in the following regions:

    • Asia Pacific
    • Central America
    • South America
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Middle East
    • Africa
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    Warranty

    Warranty

    DURABILITY

    Leap is durable enough to handle loads up to 400 lbs. and is backed by the Steelcase limited lifetime warranty – 12 years, multi-shift, 24/7 parts and labor.

    Adjustability

    Adjustability

    Leap adapts cleverly to your natural movements and has simple controls that are easy to find, understand and use.​

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    Seating that Works Better for You​

    Explore our portfolio of high-performance seating to find the chair that works best for you.

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    Purchasing Options

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    Purchase Programs

    • General Services Administration (GSA)

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      Dealers can provide E&I members with access to E&I’s contract and discounting.

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