View Full Version : custom shoes?
05-05-2004, 07:36 PM
i was watching federer play on tv and i noticed his shoes say "roger federer" on them. does he have them liek custom sized, custom soles, blah blah blah? or did they just sow on a tag that says his name?
05-05-2004, 07:59 PM
05-05-2004, 10:22 PM
Nike iD perhaps? You too can have the same customization for $10 more.
05-06-2004, 04:23 AM
TTC showed the Nike house in Miami for Nasdaq 100 where the endorsed players get their stuff - they get a big duffle bags 5 times a year. Shoes are customized, not just Nike ID. The same shoe will have a different sole for the clay season, maybe a different insole etc. The tag on Federer' shoe says 'FEDERER' not 'roger federer' btw.
05-06-2004, 05:43 AM
Most football (soccer to you US guys) have totally customized football boots, (exact shape to fit their foot perfectly), you can actually have this done for about £300 with Adidas boots!
So it wouldn't surprise me if the top tennis pro's had totally custom shoes aswell, for optimum performance!
05-07-2004, 01:07 AM
The shoe is the only thing that touches the ground!
05-24-2004, 09:35 PM
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