Photographed by Karin von Berg
Just in time for Father’s Day, the lifestyle brand Olukai, has joined the golf game with the launch of a new, luxury collection of golf shoes for men and women. The California-based company creates stylish and comfortable shoes that combine durability and functionality for water-loving athletes with an active lifestyle. Widely known for their sandals, Olukai’s golf collection uses the same Wet Sand Principle™ that believes your shoes should be designed to mimic wet sand for optimal support.
The eye-catching designs offer more than just their looks, with extra padding around the midsole, arch support and breathable material for air circulation. The shoes are designed with walking golfers in mind, adding stability and grip with a stain and water-resistant coating and removable and washable footbed. Unlike most golf shoes on the market today, the Olukai golf shoes offer a sophisticated street style that can definitely be worn. The drop-in heel feature offers easy post-golf wear that transitions seamlessly for any social setting.
Men’s Viola in Stone Color
The men’s golf shoe collection currently comes in three styles: water-repellent DoubleLightweight Anapoli and waterproof leather Why?. Kapalua, which translates to a prime location on the island of Maui at the foot of the West Maui Mountains, comes charcoal, shadow And Trench Blue And best suited for long walks on the fairway. Ka’anapali, named after a place on Maui for its beautiful beaches, provides strong stability and multi-directional traction paired with an ultra-lightweight material. The classically styled Wai’alae has the most diverse color options white, the black, stone And dark brown and composed of a flexible, waterproof leather and a cushioned midsole. Named after a neighborhood in Honolulu, Waialai is the grandest of the bunch, easily transitioning from golf course to a night on the town.
Charcoal Men’s Kaplua
There are two styles to choose from with the women’s ultra-lightweight summer and classic the water Waterproof leather. Named after Kawela Bay on Oahu’s North Shore, Kawela comes in beautifully the sage and versatile sidewalk. Both water and stain resistant, the Kawella is sporty and comfortable with an all-new cushioned midsole for long walks on the fairway. Wailea is made of soft, waterproof leather and can be made to order stone, Tan or white Look stylish on or off the golf course.
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All Olukai shoes ship free and come with a 1-year warranty from the date of purchase. A portion of all proceeds go directly or Olukai Foundation, A private, non-profit founded in 2014. The Foundation partners with Hawaii-based organizations that support groups committed to preserving Hawaiian culture.