Everything You Need To Know About the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour

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If you're looking to hit the courts in a tennis shoe endorsed by one of the greatest players in the game, the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour may be the sneaker you're looking for. Designed in a partnership between the legendary Tinker Hatfield and tennis star Roger Federer, the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour is one of the most equipped hard-court sneakers on the market. Its breathable mesh upper is enhanced with a Dynamic Fit system that wraps around the midfoot for a glove-like fit. A Footframe setup wraps the midfoot to the heel for added support and stability. Meanwhile, a full-length Phylon midsole provides cushioning, while a heel Zoom Air unit adds further comfort and responsiveness. The specially designed outsole of the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour features a durable, multi-surface herringbone pattern and flex grooves which influence a natural motion. Check out the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour today for $130.

Best For: Tennis players looking for a form-fitting sneaker endorsed by one of the game's best

Category: Tennis sneaker

Weight: 13.6 oz

Platform: Footframe, rubber outsole with flex grooves

Construction: Mesh upper with Dynamic Fit system

Release Date: Now available

Key Technologies: Zoom Air, Dynamic Fit, Footframe

Midsole: Full-length Phylon with Nike Zoom in heel

Outsole: Rubber outsole with flex grooves

Best Uses: Tennis on hard court surfaces

Fit: True to size


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