The Technical History of the Performance Golf Shoe

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Much like golf clubs have evolved from mere wooden shafts to the high-tech forged steel clubs of today, golf shoes, too, have seen a similar transformation through the ages. Over a hundred years ago, golf shoes were nothing more than standard loafers lined with nails and pins that did more harm than good to golfers and golf courses. Today, golf footwear has been reinvented to provide players with the comfort, stability, and traction they need to do the only thing that matters: get the ball in the cup. To take a look back at how things have changed, we present to you The Technical History of the Performance Golf Shoe.


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