Tennis shoes or “sneakers” or “athletic shoes” or “runners” are sold more often than any other type of shoe in the world. And yes, that includes the Imelda Marcos-style woman! But how should you (and parents) choose the right shoe — or at least, the right-fitting shoe. 1. Some people…Read more
|Expertly engineered with Superior Fit eXperience (SFX) technology, the Babolat SFX tennis shoe is the perfect option for players who like to charge around the court.
The upper is beautifully designed to provide both support and ventilation, whilst the denser S-shield material which is added to high friction areas increases durability. This shoe includes an ergonomically designed insole which includes five layers for optimised comfort. The midsole includes a Kompressor System in the heel, designed to maintain comfort through high impact movement and to assist with the avoidance of impact injuries such as stress fractures.
On the outsole, the specially engineered Michelin Optimized Cell System provides traction and grip that is second to none on any court surface. Finished off in a white and silver design, the Babolat SFX shoe is the height of style as well as being a high-tech tennis shoe.
Update: The Bodega x Saucony Polka Dot Pack is getting a wider release this weekend. Find both sneaks at Overkill in Germany and Hype DC in Australia. Bodega and Saucony continue their Elite collaboration pack […]Read more
|The Babolat Lady Propulse 3 is a truly modern tennis shoe, providing wonderful support, stability and an optimal fit for fast moving tennis. The Propulse 3 is an excellent choice for players who want an estra competitive edge on court. The upper is composed of a lightweight cell shield brought together by Babolat’s 3-point support system, offering excellent fit, comfort and support on the court.
A Vibrakill shock absorber in the heel ensures that comfort remains no matter how aggressive your movement and also helps to protect against impact injuries. An Ortholite comfort foam insole increases comfort and support further making the fit of this shoe truly remarkable.
On the outsole, the specially engineered Michelin Optimized Cell System provides traction and grip that is second to none on any court surface. A strikingly modern shape and bright pink, green and black colour scheme ensure that this shoe provides a really eye-catching look.
|Offering both comfort and flexibility, the Adidas Response Comp II is an excellent lightweight and durable tennis shoe. The uppers are composed of synthetic leather to provide support and mesh panels to increase breathability, and the ForeFront Sprint Web construction increases the stability offered during vigorous exercise.
AdiPRENE and AdiPRENE+ cushioning in the midsoles provide shock absorption and cushioning for both lasting comfort and the avoidance of impact injuries. Adidas’ TORSION system also adds extra midfoot support and stability to the Response Comp II, making it a truly comfortable tennis shoe. The outsole offers excellent grip and traction on all kinds of surface and also includes adiTUFF technology for added durability in the toe area.
In simple black and white, the Adidas Response Comp II has a classical and simple look.
Yeah, OK this shoe isn’t officially an Orangina-inspired release – we’re a bit bored, it’s Friday afternoon and we’re cranking out all the weekend content so… ye know #whatevers. But now that you’re all up […]Read more
|The Adidas adizero CC Tempaia II Tennis shoe provides superb breathability in a lightweight and speedy tennis shoe. Designed to provide the wearer with maximum ventilation levels, this latest version of the Tempaia II will keep your feet fresh and light no matter how long your match.
With all the design functions of the classic adiZero feather in female-specific model, this shoe offers a stable, fast and comfortable ride. Its external constructions offers incredible foot and heel support, with Spring Web to ensure stable cutting movements and adiPRENE to absorb shock on hard landings and courts. adiTUFF provides ample foot protection to more aggressive players and adiWEAR across the outsole makes this shoe a winner across all surfaces. In addition to top performance, this shoe also offers vibrant looks and design and is miCoach compatible.
This shoe is available in Running White / Tech Grey / Vivid Yellow
|The Asics Gel Resolution 5 tennis shoe is another update to the popular Gel Resolution series from Asics and offers the modern day player a huge number of benefits.
The upper of this shoe has been further modified to be more flexible and comfortable than ever without compromising on support and stability. The Trusstic System and Impact Guidance and Heel Clutching System help to add support and stability to the undoubted style of this shoe. The patented Asics Gel Cushioning System protects the foot from the rigours of competitive tennis, whilst also improving the overall comfort of the shoe. The outsole utilizes Asics High Abrasion Resistant Rubber, which combined with a modified tread pattern provides excellent grip and long lasting durability.
The simple black base colour is wonderfully detailed by silver and electric blue creating a stylish finish.
|Make your mark on court with the Nike Air Courtballistec 4.3, Rafael Nadal’s tennis shoe of choice. Offering premium quality design and construction with the highest levels of stability, durability and support, this is the perfect shoe to meet the high demands of today’s tennis athlete. Its rigid chassis offers high resistance to torque and moves with the wearer to ensure not restriction to aggressive on court movement.
The XDT outsole provides incredible performance and traction on court, backed by its six month durability guarantee. Featuring a revised forefoot shape with Drag-On 2X overlay for improved flexibility, comfort and fit, this tennis shoe also helps protect the wearer from abrasions during lateral lunges.
Cushioning is provided by a blend of Lunarlon and Max Air to offer incredible protection from impact and heavy landings. The unique lacing system of this shoe offers wearers a completely customizable fit for ultimate support and comfort. The fit of this shoe is standard with a medium width and medium arch support.
Update: Dani says – ‘Fresh & Clean – CLASSIC!’ Hitting retailers now including Asphaltgold. If you haven’t got your fill of Air Tech Challenge IIs from the bevy of colourways that have already dropped recently and/or […]Read more
|The City Court VII is an updated version of an excellent and versatile tennis shoe that is perfect for the occasional player who is also fashion conscious. This shoe is highly comfort oriented with the full length phylon midsole designed to provide outstanding fit and comfort throughout. The upper is composed of leather, synthetic leather and mesh to provide a combination of comfort, support and ventilation, allowing for both stability during movement and ventilation to keep your feet cool even in extreme heat. Added to this excellent comfort the GDR rubber outsole provides hard-wearing grip and traction, making this an all-around versatile and excellent value tennis shoe. As well as offering this excellent performance on court, the sleek styling and black, red and grey colour scheme makes this a fashionable choice off the court.