Ah, tennis. What could be more enjoyable than donning a pair of sparkly white sneakers, a crisp polo shirt and some comfortable shorts and hitting the court for a bit of a whack about? Even when you’re getting a complete licking at the Olympics from the brooding Brit, Andy Murray, I’m sure it’s a good time. To further aid your game – at least in the style department – our latest Olympic Fit focuses on this classic and gentlemanly sport.
Starting with a staple in tennis-wear, the polo shirt. Fred Perry and Lacoste are two favorites amongst players, but chances are they haven’t seen the latest offering from WTAPS, who supply a clean black polo with white collar accents and contrasting buttons. Moncler‘s retro-inspired cotton Track Shorts provide all the comfort you’ll need running shuttles, with an elasticated drawstring waistband and deep button-up pockets to stash spare balls in. ‘Pon your dome, a WTAPS 5-panel Commander cap will keep your face sheltered from the elements and the hair from your eyes as you conjure up a game-winning 150 mph serve. Japanese brand Beams have been producing some great pairs of socks this season, perfect for an extended on-court bash-about, and for this we salute them; the Beams Plus Ribbed Border Socks will do just fine. Finally, these mid-top sneakers from Maison Martin Margiela will ensure that your footwork is fancy before, during and after the game. Let’s recap below: