Runner-Up: Nike LunarLite Speed
The upper on this ultralight shoe contains Nike Flywire, superstrong metallic thread that adds extra support around your midfoot, and its flexible outsole helps you move easily in every direction. "Stopping and starting was so smooth," Parsons says. "I felt like I was moving in supportive socks!" ($115, nike.com)
Our Expert Tester: Brie Parsons, 29, Austin, Texas
Parsons is codirector of the South Austin Tennis Center and has been playing tennis for more than 20 years. Named the USTA's Pro Circuit Player of the Year in 2000, she's competed in 14 grand slams, going head-to-head with Maria Sharapova and the Williams sisters.
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