Finding the Best Volleyball Shoe for You
What makes a volleyball shoe a volleyball shoe?
Most importantly what makes a volleyball shoe a volleyball shoe is the gum rubber sole giving it superior traction over a running or cross training shoe. Additionally volleyball shoes are designed for side-to-side movement allowing the player to react quicker. Lastly, there is more padding in the forefront of the shoe to aid in shock absorption from the constant jumping and landing.
What is the difference between Asics and Mizuno volleyball shoes?
Asics Volleyball shoes tend to be made slightly wider than the Mizuno Volleyball shoes. Styles differ year to year but typically Asics Volleyball shoes are made of more mesh for better breathability and Mizuno Volleyball shoes are made of more leather giving them better durability. Two great examples are Asics Gel Rocket and Mizuno Wave Lightning.
What is your best selling volleyball shoe?
The Asics Gel-Rocket is our best selling volleyball shoe mostly based on the price. It offers everything a volleyball player needs at a great price point. This shoes is also available in different colors making is easy to match your team colors.
Why are some volleyball shoes more expensive than others?
The major difference in the cost of volleyball shoes is technology and production. Each volleyball shoe we offer has advanced technology designed specifically for volleyball players. Moreover, the cost of the technology, time, research and development that goes into the shoe often affects how difficult it is to produce the shoe, therefore adding more cost. All of our volleyball shoes offer advanced technology at different price levels. If you have any questions about which volleyball shoe is right for you please call (888) 962-7077 or click "Chat Now" to chat online for the best team sales and customer service in the industry.
How much do volleyball shoes weigh?
Generally women’s volleyball shoes will range between 9.2 and 11.0 ounces and men’s volleyball shoes will range between 11.2 ounces and 15.0 ounces; however, the weight of a shoe really depends on the make, model, style, size and manufacturer. Additionally, below all product description the weight of each shoe is listed. For Asics this weight is based on a Men’s size 9 and a Women’s size 7 shoes.
How come there are no high-top/mid-top volleyball shoes?
At this point in time no manufacturers produce a high-top, but in June 2015 we will be debuting the first mid-top ASICS and Mizuno volleyball shoe! The low-top volleyball shoes; however, provide optimal support and structure in order to keep ankles and knees in the proper positions. However, if you need more support for your ankles we offer the Active Ankle, EVO Ankle Stabilizer and the Mizuno DXS Ankle Stabilizer which can be found on our Braces & Supports page.
Are there youth volleyball shoes?
ASICS and Mizuno are the only manufacturers that offers a youth volleyball shoe. If would like more information please give us a call during normal business hours as it is not listed on our web site.
Do we have discounts for quantity purchasing?
YES! We have quantity discount for nearly all of our items which are listed on the product page. We also offer our exclusive Forever Pricing Program for team customers.