The fencing shoe “Nike Air Zoom Fencer” is known in the USA under the name Ballestra and has been designed to promote the nimble footwork of world-class athletes. flexible, abrasion-resistant materials are used in high-impact areas. The rounded heel is engineered to promote nimble advance and retreat. Zoom Air and Poron foam are used for added cushioning. Stable base of support in the forefoot. The outsole is designed to maximize traction on the fencing piste.