Nylite Canvas W Tennis Shoes
The Tretorn Nylite canvas tennis shoe, born in 1964, is regarded as the first luxury sports shoe. With Bjorn Borg wearing the shoe both on and off the court, and immortalized by 1980's The Official Preppy Handbook, the Nylite rocketed to celebrity status. This classic tennis shoe epitomizes Swedish minimalism, and continues its winning streak today.
Natural canvas upper. Textile lining. Textile sockliner, 100% post industrial mesh. EcoOrthoLite® insole. Rubber midsole. Non marking rubber outsole.
What other customers have written:
I bought my first pair of Tretorns in white/navy in the late 70's when I
started taking tennis lessons. Had white/pink in to 80's. Then it seemed
Tretorns disappeared for awhile. Found this website about 3 years ago and
have ordered more pairs. As other longtime Tretorn wearers, I also miss
Love having my Tretorns every year. I loved them as a teenager and I love them now. I agree - bring back the plaid. You would sell tons of them. I had blue/green/red plaid and I wore them until they fell apart.