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Babolat Jet Mach I Ladies Clay Court Tennis Shoe

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Description

Babolat ™ Jet Mach I Ladies Clay Court Tennis Shoe

The Brand

Babolat is a French company that has been around since 1875. Over the past 25 years, their outdoor court shoes have consistently improved in quality.

Babolat Logo
Est. 1875

In part, this is because they have partnered with Michelin — also a French company — to develop one of the best out-soles for tennis and pickleball.

Michelin Logo
Est. 1889

Traditionally, tennis players have had to choose between durability without comfort (Adidas) and comfort without durability (Nike). In the past decade, however, Babolat and Michelin have combined to develop a sole that offers sufficient durability with reasonable comfort. This blend gives up a bit on the durability side, but it adds comfort to every step the athlete will take in their shoes. At the same time, this blend ensures that athletes will get sufficient mileage before having to buy a new pair of shoes.

The Category

This court shoe is in our Adult Recreation category. Shoes in this category are suitable for continuous recreational adult use over prolonged periods of time.

On average, players tend to move about 3 kph while playing doubles racquet sports and about 4 kph while playing singles. So you can get an idea of how long this shoe should last by figuring out how many hours you play per week on average. Please note: this is an average. Some players are extremely hard on shoes and will have to take that into account.

The Insole

This shoe features an upgraded insole that is better than we expect to see in comparable shoes. As with all athletic shoes, players should monitor wear on their insoles over time and expect to replace the insoles at about the halfway point in the life of the shoe.

The Shape

We describe this shoe as a B width with a standard toe taper. B-width is standard-width for ladies shoes. Standard taper shoes tend to fit younger athletes better than older athletes because forefeet tend to widen over time.

As always, the best advice we can give you is to come into our store for a fitting before buying any new court shoes. As we age and as we engage/disengage in athletics, our feet change shape. On average, a player’s foot size increases by one and one-half sizes between the ages of 16 and 60. During this period, feet also widen by one to two widths. As a result, we have learned that the most common cause of foot pain in our athletes is that they are wearing shoes that are too small. Because their feet have changed so gradually over time, they have not noticed it. By coming in for a fitting, players can be sure they are buying the right size and shape for their feet right now.

The Outer Sole

The outer sole of this shoe is a hard non-marking synthetic rubber (Michelin DIN 35). The herringbone pattern of the sole causes the clay to fall out of the grooves as the player walks around. Although wear patterns will vary from athlete to athlete, we rate this sole at 500-750 km.

BABOLAT JET MACH I CLAY LADIES PURPLE BLUE SOLE
Clay fall out of the grooves in the sole as the player walks around.

The Platform

We rate the platform of this shoe as athletic, which is is our highest rating for court shoe platforms. The platform on this shoe is wide enough and stable enough for aggressive athletic movements in all directions.

The Ride

This shoe features a high cushioning EVA heel pad for an enhanced ride. However, this is an athletic shoe for younger players not a highly cushioned “comfort” shoe for older athletes.

The Upper

The upper on this shoe combines ultra-durable Kevlar® and polyamide fibers in an innovative one-piece upper. However, it does not have the four reinforced rigid fiber straps that provide additional structural support in the Jet Mach II. This combination of materials makes the upper of the Mach I durable, breathable and impressively lightweight. It offers support that is comparable to other shoes in the Adult Recreation category.

BABOLAT JET MACH I CLAY LADIES PURPLE BLUE INNER ASPECT
A lightweight light duty tennis shoe for recreational players.

The Lacing System

The lacing system on this shoe features six pairs of eyelets plus an additional lace-lock eyelet for those who need it. All 6 pairs of eyelets are reinforced. The laces are half-round, which is the best overall lace for court shoes because it offers a balance of elasticity and durability.


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Order it online and choose Ship to Store for Local Pickup. We will send you an email when the shoe is here and ready for you to try on.

Once you get here, if it doesn’t fit, you can exchange it for one that does or we can issue a full refund.

And if it turns out that the size or colour you want isn’t available, we will issue an automatic refund. No need to come to the store at all.


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Shoe Widths Guide

WIDTH LADIES MEN
2A ladies extra narrow men’s double extra narrow
A ladies narrow men’s extra narrow
B ladies standard men’s narrow
D ladies wide men’s standard
E ladies extra wide men’s wide
2E ladies double extra wide men’s extra wide
4E ladies quadruple wide men’s double extra wide

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Product Details

ESW 0.874 kg
ESD 34 × 19 × 12 cm
Gender

Ladies

Brand

Sport

Grade

Adult Performance

Colours

Pink, Purple

Shoe Size

EU 39.5, 225mm, 230mm, 235mm, 240mm, 245mm, 250mm, 255mm, 260mm, 265mm, 270mm, EU 36, EU 36.5, EU 37, EU 37.5, EU 38, EU 38.5, EU 39, EU 40, EU 40.5, EU 41, EU 42, EU 42.5, US Ladies 5.5, US Ladies 6, US Ladies 6.5, US Ladies 7, US Ladies 7.5, US Ladies 8, US Ladies 8.5, US Ladies 9, US Ladies 9.5, US Ladies 10, US Ladies 10.5

Shoe Width

Item Type

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Special Item Notes

Special items are not usually in stock and may have to be special ordered. Special items include unique items as well as core items in uncommon sizes, colours, styles or other variations.