Playing golf can be a very relaxing sport and more people have become addicted to the game and have seen it as a form of exercise and discipline. This is because the game requires concentration and focus. A pair of good golf shoes can help with your concentration and focus by being comfortable to walk in and keeping your feet dry and warm.
Comfort is one of the main requirements for any footwear and golf shoes are no different. A comfortable pair of shoes will improve your game. After all, if you are comfortable and pain free you will perform better and be more focused on your game.
Golf shoes should be waterproof, light, flexible and sturdy, you want your shoes to be comfortable and also supportive. Many manufactures have taken the technology from athletic shoes that help support your feet, so lets take a look at some of the features that improve your comfort.
Major manufactures are now producing golf shoes that weigh as little as thirteen ounces a piece. Some are made of fabric and some are made of leather. The lightweight construction will help you move much more easily especially when walking.
There are many sensations better than walking in soaked feet. Golfing in rain, muddy courses and of course the morning dew will leave your shoes and feet wet and muddy. Many courses sprinkle the fairways to keep the ground moist. What you need is a pair of waterproof golf shoes and fortunately most shoes are waterproof as standard. Look out for the waterproof warranties, you should settle for no less then a one year warranty.
Is doesn't matter how light and water repellent your shoes are if they are stiff and rigid. The good news is blisters have been eliminated by TPU (thermoplastic urethane) and EVA (ethyl vinyl acetate) and ultralight polymers that are used to form soles and other parts within the shoe.
Memory foam keeps the shape of your feet and ankles and is extremely comfortable. This is more of a luxury, but it is well worth experiencing the comfort that memory foam can offer your feet.
Sockliners are standard in today's shoes and most are equipped with a moisture wicking mesh that will help keep your feet damp free.
Your waterproof shoes will keep your feet warm on the outside, but what about the moisture that is coming from the inside?
Moisture wicking is a necessity for anyone wearing golf shoes. If you don't the sweat moisture will build up in your shoes and make you feel uncomfortable. There is a special material lining inside that draws dampness away from the feet. This material will keep your feet dry and comfortable all day.
These are the main features that will keep you feet comfortable, dry inside and out and blister free. Take a trip down to your local golf shop or look for a pair of golf shoes online, most golf shops online have a 30 day money back guarantee.