Well well, it’s the Salming Race R9 Mid. These shoes are pretty similar to the Salming Race R1 and Salming Race R2, except these are “mid” shoes, so they will be higher around the ankles. Some people will like the additional ankle support. But on a previous shoe, the Salming Race R1 Mid, one reader wrote in to say the additional height around the ankle was too bulky.
Salming Race R9 Mid 2.0
Here’s a new version for 2015. Sweet.
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Buy (Germany): amazon.de
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Stephen Coppinger was wearing these at the 2015 US Open:
Photo by Steve Cubbins ∞
Ramy started wearing these in 2016:
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Salming Race R9 Mid 1.0
This is the 2014 version of the shoe:
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Buy (Canada): controlthet.com