ICYMI: This weekend marks the opening of the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics and we don't know about you but we're gearing up for the event. Whether you harbour secret ambitions of becoming a pro-level athlete someday or are a mere dilettante, there is a specific shoe that fits every interest level. Take your pick from these beauties.

Football Fetish

Mizuno Basara 103 MD Blue & Black Football Shoes
Whether it is the Olympic fever that's caught on or you're just one of those people who equate monsoons with endless hours on the field, Football is a perennial fave. Not like you need to be told but your prime requirements are traction and agility. These cleats from Mizuno cater to both.

Tennis Tryout

Kopen White Tennis Shoes
Contrary to popular belief, canvas shoes just don't cut it if you're serious about your tennis game. Look for features like mesh inserts and light-weight material along with some level of ankle support. We're hedging our bets with this pair from Kopen.

Track & Field Story

Asics Women's Gel-Noosa Tri 11 Running Shoes
When it comes to track and field games, you're only as good as your shoes are. Footwear is serious business for the demands from the shoes are plenty—you want agility, support, shock-absorption, and so much more. These ones from Ascis afford all that and more. Plus, look how cool these kicks are!

Basketball Diaries

Team Quest White Basketball Shoes
With all the action packed into a game of basketball, shoes are serious business. Above everything else what you need from your footwear is ankle support and shock-absorption from the impact of landing on ground after a slam dunk. This pair from Team Quest caters to those needs and more.

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