Nike Tennis 2012 French Open Collection for Rafael Nadal (1)

words // Brandon Richard

via Press Release

Spain's Rafael Nadal will take the court in Paris later this month seeking an unprecedented 7th French Open Title, which would solidify his legacy as the greatest clay court player of all-time. For Rafa's run, Nike Tennis has supplied him with a new collection of Roland Garros-inspired footwear and apparel.

The Rafa Finals Clay Crew features a minimal design, combining Dri-FIT fabric and strategically placed mesh panels that pull away sweat and keeps Rafa fresh during match play. Board-style construction has been incorporated into the Rafa Finals Shorts, which are lightweight and stay dry at the most pivotal points.Together the Rafa Finals Clay Crew and Short are the perfect compliment to his trademark endurance and never say die attitude.

Nadal's Air Max Courtballistec 4.3 signature shoe is also being introduced in a brand new Fire/White-Anthracite colorway.

Pieces in the Rafael Nadal French Open Collection are available now at NikeStore.

The 2012 French Open will begin on Sunday, May 27.

Nike Tennis 2012 French Open Collection for Rafael Nadal (2)

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