K-Swiss Men’s bigshot lite 2.5 Lightweight Performance tennis shoe Review

K-Swiss Men's bigshot lite 2.5 Lightweight Performance tennis shoe Review

A long tennis match is of course a tough and often heated event, but that doesn’t mean that you want overheated feet when you chase the last point. IF you are a serious player you need comfortable feet to perform at your best. The K-Swiss Men’s bigshot lite 2.5 lightweight performance tennis shoe offers ventilation and no heavy weight anchoring your feet to the court.

These shoes are made from synthetic materials and have perforated uppers and a mesh tongue that gives your feet a cool breeze and all the ventilation you need. It also has a breathable flow cool system to keep your feet from overheating.

The sole is synthetic and has a non-marking feature with traction and a pivot point. It has a removable insole for your convenience and is available in dual tones with a large range of choices of colors. The design is unique and will suit the fashion conscious player very well. But are these shoes right for you?

In this review we will take a look at the K-Swiss Men’s Bigshot lite 2.5 Tennis Shoe and see if the pros, cons and its general features really do make it a bigshot. This review will give you some information about how these shoes perform so you can decide if this is the best choice for you and the type of match you play.

Features

  • It is made from synthetic materials
  • It has a synthetic sole
  • It has a removable insole
  • It has a perforated upper and a mesh tongue for increased ventilation
  • It comes with a breathable flow cool system
  • It has a non-marking traction sole with a pivot point
  • These shoes are available in 8 different color options with dual tones

Pros

  • These shoes are incredibly light but also rugged
  • They provide good support
  • These shoes are very comfortable
  • They have removable insoles that you can replace with other insoles for the level of support you need
  • The shoes are very durable for their weight
  • The sole is stiff and does not bend
  • The shoe has a well cushioned heel for additional impact support
  • They are stylish and available in different colors

Cons

  • The fit is very narrow even with larger sizes
  • The shoe does not have full arch support
  • These shoes are not very sturdy

Summary

This is a lightweight durable and fashionable tennis shoe. These shoes are comfortable and very well ventilated ensuring that you will not have to deal with wet uncomfortable feet during a crucial match.

These are durable shoes for their weight and have soles that have good traction on different surfaces. They come with well cushioned heels and are sturdy. The insoles can be removed and orthotics can be inserted into the shoe easily.

The fit is narrow though and even with a larger size it might still be too snug. The insoles that the shoe is provided with do not offer a lot of arch support so you might need to spend some more money to add that support yourself with a different insole.

Comparison

The K-Swiss shoe is much lighter than most other tennis shoes.  The fit is narrow and if you have wider feet a larger size might still not accommodate you. It offer more maneuverability than heavier, sturdier shoes but still has very good support for its light weight.

It has a more cushioned heel than other models and the dual tones offer a unique design in different colors. You will get noticed for your good sense of style on the court. They do have a narrower fit than other shoes, even in the larger sizes so take a close look at the sizing.

These shoes are more durable than other lightweight shoes and have good traction on the soles but are not the most sturdy on the market. This is a good high end lightweight shoe.

Verdict

Whether you are a coach and spend the entire day on your feet or if you play intense matches, these lightweight shoes are a good choice. They are durable and supportive and have a unique dual color look to make you the envy of other players.

The K-Swiss Men’s bigshot lite 2.5 works equally well for the serious tennis player and younger players that need light shoes and good support. You will be able to play without dragging your feet or having to change socks because your feet are too hot.

The added benefit that orthotics fit these shoes easily make them a good choice. This is a stylish, high-end, good quality and very light-weight shoe and will work well for a serious player.

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