Unless you want to be slipping all over the golf course, it’s a good idea to buy a good pair of golf shoes. It’s one of the necessities if you want to play this game. Choose well, and you’re one step closer towards success on the green.
With many options, it can be overwhelming to choose one. This guide broke it down for you for this year and will present to you the top 10 golf shoes this 2014. If you’re just starting to check out the different offerings of the different brands this year, or if you’ve been doing so for days but you still haven’t found the right one for you, then this list is a good start.
10 – Puma Golf Footwear Mens Faas Lite Mesh Shoe
This pair will turn a lot of heads especially with its eye-catching colors. It’s a joy to wear with its all mesh uppers so your feet can breathe. This material also ensures that this pair will be very light and it is at less than 7 ounces. In fact, Puma is saying that it’s the lightest pair out there.
It has a rubber sole for added comfort. The rubber is FaasFoam which adds to it being lightweight. The sock liner provides a tight but comfortable fit that will help you while you’re walking or swinging.
9 – FootJoy Contour Casual Spikeless
It may look like something that you’d wear on a day of shopping, but it’s actually a good pair of golf shoes. It’s made of leather so it offers comfort and durability. It’s also waterproof and this fact is backed by a two-year warranty by FootJoy. The lining is made of polyurethane which means that it feels and looks like it’s made of leather. This lining provides amazing and comfortable comfort and fit.
It’s also constructed uniquely; at least as far as golf shoes are concerned. The construction is what you’d normally find in a running shoe. This means that this pair is very flexible.
8 – PUMA Men’s Spark Sport 2 Golf Shoe
This is a good choice if you’re looking for something that won’t burn a hole in your pocket. However, don’t make the mistake of thinking that it’s a low quality pair. It has a leather upper for comfort, prestige and breathability. It has a rounded toe to give your toes a lot of wiggle room for comfort. Its outsole is made of rubber which ensures traction for a very long time. If you’ve been playing golf for quite some time now, then you know how important traction is to the game.
7 – Adidas Men’s Golflite Traxion Shoe
It features a simple but eye-catching design thanks to the three stripes. It has a synthetic construction for its upper and a rubber sole for maximum comfort. It features thintech technology with 6 spikes for maximum grip and traction.
You wouldn’t have any problems walking along the golf course thanks to its sockliner. The CloudForm technology ensures a comfortable wear and maximum cushion.
6 – Nike Golf Men’s Nike Zoom Trophy Golf Shoe
It has a manmade sole that features the latest technology. The full-grain leather is waterproof which means that you won’t have to change shoes in the middle of a game if you need to play on wet grass. It has a Zoom unit that Nike is known for in its heel and it has the Power Platform Control for stability.
Is it comfortable? Yes it is, thanks to the contoured sockliner. Traction is top-notch because of the Scorpion Stinger Spikes.
5 – Adidas Men’s Tour 360 ATV M1 Golf Shoe
This pair features a good mixture of synthetic and mesh. Think of it as getting the best of both worlds. It has a manmade sole and knowing that it’s made by Adidas makes that a comforting fact.
The upper is made of microfiber leather which means that it’s soft and comfortable to wear. It also has the popular 360WRAP feature that will give your feet a good and comfortable hug no matter how your feet are shaped. Simply put, it will give you a perfect fit especially with the CloudFoam sockliner. This is important when walking and swinging on the course.
4 – Men’s Footjoy M Project Spiked Golf Shoes
This one’s a minimalist as far as construction is concerned. However, this construction offers the maximum as far as the feel is concerned. The outsole is made of very thin Duramax rubber which means that this pair is very flexible.
This is the perfect pair for you if you don’t want to wear something bulky. In addition to being thin and comfortable, it also offers amazing traction thanks to the spike system (PINS) that provides thinner receptacles for the spikes. As a bonus, it has the ProTekt toe guard that resists abrasion in the toe area.
3 – Men’s Footjoy GreenJoy Spikeless Golf Shoes Wide
The material is synthetic leather which offers the natural feel of leather. It also ensures easy maintenance. It’s not waterproof though, but it is water resistant.
It matches most feet perfectly because of the contour of the last bottom. It also has a fit bed to provide comfort to the underfoot and it offers support to the heels as well.
The outsole is made of Duramax rubber which offers amazing grip of the grass. It’s also very durable.
2 – ECCO Men’s Street EVO One Golf Shoe
This is one of the most comfortable golf shoes that you’ll ever wear. This pair was designed with style and performance in mind and you’ll know that for a fact once you give this pair a go at your favorite course. It has a low profile for the best stability plus amazing feel and imposing power.
1 – Nike Golf Men’s Lunar Cypress High Performance Golf Shoe
We round up this list with another good one from Nike. It has a lightweight upper that allows your feet to breathe. Lunarlon cushioning is provided across the whole length of the shoes. Traction is top-notch thanks to the integration of rubber and phylon.
The folks at www.bestgolfshoes.info recently published their list for 2015. You can read about it here http://www.bestgolfshoes.info/golf-shoe-reviews-2015-top-10/.