Roger Federer shoes: the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour

Nike legend Tinker Hatfield has collaborated with tennis star Roger Federer to develop the new Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour.

““An innovative fit system uses “fingers” on the outside and a loop system on the inside. When the laces get cinched tight, the fingers mold to the shape of the individual foot, resulting in a customized fit that continues to adapt as the foot moves during a match. Wrapping the laces all the way to the bottom of the arch further enhances the glove-like feel and a synthetic-leather quarter panel overlay adds to the firm fit.

Lightweight mesh throughout the shoe helps keep the foot cool. And the TPU foot-frame from the mid-foot to the heel delivers stability and protection during the quick slides and directional changes of a competitive match. Rubber overlays in high-wear areas improve durability. Soft and springy Lunar cushioning and a Nike Zoom unit in the heel work together for exceptional comfort and impact protection.”

Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour


Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour

Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour

Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour

Below, Hatfield and Federer discuss the design and inspiration behind the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour.

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