Footwear

August 18, 2010

Volley Canvas Trainers Provide Alternative to Rod Lavers & Stan Smiths

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Don't get us wrong, we love Rods,Stans,and Jack Purcells(although he's technically badminton). But these are a nice, more unique alternative from Volley, an Australian brand. They features the distinctive herringbone tread with excellent grip. Cotton canvas with rubber sole

from Selectism

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December 10, 2009

Holiday Tennis Gift Picks: Prince T22 Tennis Shoe

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Prince Men's T22 Tennis Shoe
The T22 offers improved ventilation while still providing durability and support. TPU forefoot straps proved a custom glove-like fit while stabilizing the forefoot. A RASH toe cap provides added abrasion protection for toe diggers. PU sockliner provides added cushioning and long lasting support. PRC1000 outsole with six-month guarantee provides exceptional durability and traction on multiple surfaces.

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August 10, 2009

20% Off K-Swiss Tennis Shoes

We love K-Swiss tennis shoes, one of our consistent favorites for performance, comfot and support. These are 20% off in celebration of back-to-school, making it even better.


K-Swiss Glaciator SCD (Women's) - White/Platinum/Navy


K-Swiss Glaciator SCD (Women's) - White/Platinum/Navy
The NEW Glaciator SCD is designed to keep tennis players feet cool and dry in the heat of a match. The Fautex moisture-management technology in the lining allows feet to stay drier and cooler, while the Heat Deflection Core deflects surface heat away from the foot. The DuraWrap XDE high-abrasion toe guard provides durability and breathability. These features work simultaneously to provide unsurpassed cooling and ventilation.


K-Swiss Stabilor SLS Mesh (Men's) - White/Navy/Blue Splash


K-Swiss Stabilor SLS Mesh (Men's) - White/Navy/Blue Splash

The Stabilor SLS Mesh features an upper which is made of Synthetic leather. Profile is The most LATERAL STABILITY of any K-Swiss shoe. DURABILITY: Aosta 7. rubber outsole and DragGuard in the toe and heel of the outsole combined with high-abrasion DuraWrap XD toe wrap. TRACTION comes from a tennis-specific, multi-surface wavebone tread pattern. CUSHIONING is provided by Shock Spring technology in the heel and forefoot. LATERAL STABILITY is achieved with a skeletal support cage and a sturdy midfoot shank. Available Colors: White/Navy/Blue Splash, White/Opal Grey/Black.

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August 8, 2009

20% Off New Balance Tennis Shoes

Check out these New Balance tennis shoes, 20% for the back-to-school season too!


New Balance WCT1004 (Women's) - White


New Balance WCT1004

The women's New Balance WCT1004 is a supportive cushioning tennis shoe designed to provide a stable and comfortable ride. Normally thought of for their running shoes, we've worn New Balance tennis shoes, and can attest to their quality, weight and performance. The WCT1004 features LockDown Liner, LIGHTNING DRY Lining, S-Curve, ABZORB SBS, NLOCK, long wear drag tip and has a herringbone outsole. Has a synthetic/mesh upper.


New Balance CT1004 (Men's) - Black


New Balance CT1004 (Men's) - Black

A supportive cushioning tennis shoe designed to provide a stable and comfortable ride. These kicks feature LockDown Liner, LIGHTNING DRY Lining, S-Curve, ABZORB SBS, NLOCK, long wear drag tip and has a herringbone outsole. They also have a synthetic/mesh upper. They come in white and black (shown), which we're liking.

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August 5, 2009

Tennis Shoe Spotlight - adidas Barricade V

The Barricade V has a perfect blend of durability, cushioning and support. The shoe is lighter than ever with a snug, supportive fit. UPPER: Synthetic upper with vents for breathability. INLAY: Molded EVA insole for anatomical comfort. MIDSOLE: Extended TORSION® SYSTEM for midfoot/forefoot integrity. adiPRENE® insert for forefoot propulsion, efficiency, comfort and shock absorption. OUTSOLE: adiWEAR® 6 for the best durability in high-wear areas.

Women's adidas Barricade V Tennis Shoe

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Men's adidas Barricade V Tennis Shoe
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July 28, 2009

Apres Tennis - Women's Sandals for After You Play

We checked out a few sandal's for the guys after they play their tennis match. Here are some great sandals for the ladies.

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adidas Women's Tureia Sport NM SandalThe classic adidas Women's Tureia NM Thong combines a soft thong upper with a padded EVA footbed for sporty comfort. The updated synthetic upper and footbed design add a fresh new look. Get great cushioning with a molded EVA midsole. Durable, lightweight injected EVA outsole.

41CLPGorxiL._AA280_.jpgFitFlop Women's Walkstar Classic Thong Sandal
Sure you want to give your feet a rest after your match, but why not continue the workout? FitFlops are engineered with a multi-density midsole that stimulates your muscles more while you're wearing them. In independent University testing, FitFlops have been shown to trigger increase gluteal muscle response, increased hamstring response, increase rectus femoris (thigh) response and increased calf muscle response.

41rDUuIMYWL._AA280_.jpgNew Balance Women's SDW992 Slide
New Balance, is dedicated to helping athletes achieve their goals. It's been their mission for more than a century. It's why they don't spend money on celebrity endorsements. They spend it on research and development. It's why they don't design products to fit an image. They design them to fit. New Balance is driven to make the finest shoes for the same reason athletes lace them up: to achieve the very best.

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July 27, 2009

Apres Tennis - Men's Sandals for After You Play

I don't know about you, but after I'm done playing a match all I want to do is get my sneakers and socks off and get my feet into something more comfortable and that breaths more. Here are some of the best apres tennis sandals around.

MEN'S
413F6D5JQ0L._AA280_.jpgadidas Men's Calissage Sandal
adidas' Calissage sport slides for men are the perfect after-sport treat for your hard working feet. Featuring a hook-and-loop closure across the vamps, clear TPR foot-beds with a massaging effect and lightweight EVA injected out-soles, these comfortable slides are just what your hard-working feet deserve.






41v8u0+mJLL._AA280_.jpgPUMA Men's Aqua Cat Slide
Puma's Aqua Cat slide is specially designed for post-shower use. A thick tread on the footbed and sole provides traction while drainage channels allow water to escape, further helping to prevent slips.






41Oc95BwU5L._AA280_.jpgOakley Men's Supercoil 2 Sandal
Oakley takes the sport flip-flop to the next level with the supremely comfortable Supercoil 2. This water-friendly sandal is built on a molded EVA footbed with RED CODE™ technology for superior cushioning and energy return. It features a comfortable synthetic and quick-dry microfiber upper with a soft nylon toe post. The traction sole is grippy on wet or dry surfaces, and the Microban® antimicrobial treatment keeps odor at bay.

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July 6, 2009

Get $10 in Free MP3 Downloads with Asics Tennis Shoe Purchase

Endless.com is running a special on ASICS sneakers - if you spend $80 or more you get $10 in free MP3 downloads - through July 27, 2009.

ASICS doesn't get much attention on the tennis front, which is unfair. Check out these quality kicks that live up to ASICS reputation for being technically superior to many athletics shoes out there.

MEN'S

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ASICS Men's GEL-Challenger 7 Tennis Shoe,White/Marina/Black,8 D US
* Synthetic and mesh upper
* Rubber sole
* GEL Cushioning System attenuates shock during impact phase and toe-off phases
* PGuard toe protector enhances toe durability
* PHF (Personal Heel Fit) features a Memory foam lined heel collar that molds to the athlete's heel, creating a personalized fit
* Solyte midsole material is lighter than ASICS' standard EVA and SpEVA, combined with improved cushioning and durability

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ASICS Men's GEL-Game 2 Tennis Shoe,White/Rain/Sun,13 D US
* Synthetic and mesh upper
* Rubber sole
* GEL Cushioning System attenuates shock during impact phase and toe-off phases
* Dynamic Cradle supports and guides the foot
* Trusstic System links the rearfoot and forefoot and shores the midfoot
* Removable sockliner is washable and compatible with orthotics

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ASICS Men's GEL-Dedicate Tennis Shoe,White/Malina/Lightning,9 D US
* Synthetic and mesh upper
* Rubber sole
* GEL Cushioning System attenuates shock during impact phase







WOMEN'S

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ASICS Women's GEL-Dedicate Tennis Shoe,White/Faded Denim/White,7.5 B US
* Leather and synthetic upper
* Rubber sole
* GEL Cushioning System attenuates shock during impact phase






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ASICS Women's GEL-Resolution 2 Tennis Shoe,White/Cargo/Abyss,6.5 B US
* Synthetic and mesh upper
* Rubber sole
* Impact Guidance System (I.G.S.) enhances the foot's natural gait from heel strike to toe-off
* Solyte midsole material is lighter than ASICS' standard EVA and SpEVA, combined with improved cushioning and durability
* GEL Cushioning System attenuates shock during impact phase and toe-off phases
* Biomorphic fit upper provides a superior fit and function
* PHF (Personal Heel Fit) features a Memory foam lined heel collar that molds to the athlete's heel, creating a personalized fit, PGuard toe protector enhances toe durability

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June 23, 2009

Tennis Shoes on Sale - adidas and Diadora

adidas Barricade II (Men's) - Nemisis/Aluminum/White

Men's adidas Barricade II - ON SALE FOR $99.45 (13% OFF)

The next generation of a modern legend. Hard-core hard-court players need the optimal blend of durability, cushion, support and grip that the new Barricade provides. Upper: adiTUFF™ for best abrasion resistance in the toe area. Synthetic leather upper for light weight and durability. Lining: ClimaLite lining for moisture management and comfort. Inlay: Molded EVA insole for anatomical comfort. Midsole: Compression-molded EVA for lightweight cushioning. 3-D TORSION® for best midfoot integrity. adiPRENE® insert for comfort and shock absorption. adiPRENE®+ maintains forefoot propulsion and efficiency. Outsole: adiWEAR® outsole for best durability in high-wear areas.

adidas Barricade II (Women's)

Women's adidas Barricade II - ON SALE FOR $99.45 (13% OFF)
The next generation of a modern legend. Hard-core hard-court players need the optimal blend of durability, cushion, support and grip that the new Barricade provides. Upper: adiTUFF™ for best abrasion resistance in the toe area. Synthetic leather upper for light weight and durability. Lining: ClimaLite lining for moisture management and comfort. Inlay: Molded EVA insole for anatomical comfort. . Midsole: Compression-molded EVA for lightweight cushioning. 3-D TORSION® for best midfoot integrity. adiPRENE® insert for comfort and shock absorption. adiPRENE®+ maintains forefoot propulsion and efficiency. Outsole: adiWEAR® outsole for best durability in high-wear areas.

Diadora Attax DA 2 (Men's) - White/Silver

Men's Diadora Attax DA 2 - ON SALE FOR $82.95 (13% OFF)
For the competitive player looking for a stable, durable, responsive performance shoe. Upper: Ultra-soft, lightweight Supreltech synthetic micro-fiber. Toe overlay in Diadora exclusive HAR micro-fiber synthetic, providing high resistance to abrasion doe to toe drag. Synergy-fit in padded Lycra and neoprene provides for a snug and comfortable fit around ankle. Special anti-bacterial lining throughout. Insole: Removable, anatomically shaped, cushioned Stable-ErgoFit insole. Midsole: Molded EVA foam with Double Action inserts in the forefoot and heel area for enhanced shock absorption and flexibility. The Axeler Air Flow grid ensures proper forefoot flexion while offering midfoot stability and unsurpassed breathability. Outsole: The revolutionary Axeler technology dramatically improves forefoot flexibility while ensuring maximum midfoot stability. The thread-like frame composed of Tech Alloy, which is visible in the outsole, provides the versatility required to prevent midfoot torsion while enhancing forefoot flexibility as demanded by the competitive player. Duratech 5000 special anti-abrasion rubber compound throughout to ensure excellent durability.

Also, you can get$20 off $50 at Shoebuy.com when you pay with PayPal plus Free Shipping. Expires 7/8/09.

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October 13, 2008

Natalie Grainger Says Ashaway AMPS™ 301 Shoes Feel "Like Slippers"

NatalieGraingerShoesWeb.jpg"When I first tried the shoes, it felt like I was putting on slippers," said squash great, Natalie Grainger, of her new Ashaway AMPS™ 301 Squash Shoes. Grainger is currently ranked #1 in the US and #4 on the Women's International Squash Players Association (WISPA) Tour. She is also a member of the US Squash Team, President of the Board of WISPA, and Head Coach for the US Under 23 Development Program. An Ashaway sponsored player, she helped evaluate the new line of squash shoes which were introduced in early 2008.

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September 12, 2008

Tennis Shoe Deal Alert - K-Swiss Ultrascendor

K-Swiss Men's Ultrascendor (Wh/Nvy/Slvr)
K-Swiss Men's Ultrascendor

The Ultrascendor combines performance features with lightweight materials and design elements that minimize the weight of the shoe. From the skeletalized outsole with exposed EVA to the unique design of the Cushion Board, each feature of the Ultrascendor was engineered to elevate the level of game play.

Check out the K-Swiss Men's Ultrascendor here.

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August 14, 2008

August 8, 2008

Ashaway Adds New Model to Line of Squash Shoes

ASH_AMPS512shoeWeb.jpgAshawayhas expanded its popular line of anatomically molded squash shoes with the addition of the AMPS 512 model which incorporates a new Anatomic Stability and Cushioning System. Ashaway AMPS™ (Anatomic Multi-Performance System) athletic footwear is designed to support the whole foot, increasing comfort and stability while reducing foot fatigue. The new AMPS 512 model provides increased cushioning and rebound in the toe, higher shock absorption in the heel, and greater stability support overall.

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August 4, 2008

Fashion Statement Tennis Shoes - Great for turning heads, not so great to wear on the court.

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The Reebok Purple Haze Court Victory (thanks to SneakerFiles)

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Gucci American Indian-inspired kicks (thanks to Tennis Served Fresh)

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