Spencer vs. Karly
It’s no secret around here that if I’m jumping on the court for a hit, the Babolat Pure Drive is right there with me. It has been my racquet of choice for more than 10 years and is a popular frame among all levels of players from the pros to top college players, to intermediates and club players. While I don’t think I can ever sub out another racquet for my tried and true Pure Drives, I thought I would dive into some interchangable options for your guys to check out and possibly demo.
When it comes to tennis shoes, we all have different wants and put more importance on one factor versus another. While I’m pretty sure no one wants an uncomfortable shoe, for some comfort is indeed king and is more important than say lightweight speed. When I think of the most comfortable, cushioned shoes, the first two that come to mind are the Babolat SFX and the Diadora Speed Star K II shoes.
With either option, you’re going to find good support, stability and plush comfort, but let’s take a look at the nuances to help you make the choice that best fits your wants and needs.