[Review] The (Not So) Sneaky Good Skechers Go Golf Pro 2
When you think about big name golf shoe brands, Skechers generally doesn’t come to mind. All of that is changing with the Skechers Go Golf Pro 2 spiked shoes. It is being recognized as one of the top performing shoes on the market this year. Our review looks at the features that make up this not-so-sneaky good shoe.
Skechers Go Golf Pro 2
The Go Golf Pro 2, famously worn by Matt Kuchar on Tour, is Skechers top-level tour golf shoe.With a relatively simple look and offerings in white and charcoal, the Go Golf Pro 2 provides a no-frills look that focuses on the comfort and performance over the flash.
It all starts with the 5GEN lightweight responsive foam cushioning on the sole. The trademarked technology is a soft platform for the foot, creating outstanding comfort for walking. The low profile design features less of a drop between the heel and forefoot than most shoes on the market, making walking easier. For those who need additional arch support, this relatively deep shoe allows plenty of room for orthotic insoles and comfort for those with tall feet. Finally, the U shape throat and heavily padded tongue allow for a very secure fit.
Need additional arch support? The Go Golf Pro 2 allows plenty of room for orthotic insoles and comfort for those with tall feet. Finally, the U shape throat and heavily padded tongue allow for a very secure fit.
Finally, the soft leather upper breaks in easily for comfort. If you’re playing early in the morning or in the rain, the Go Golf Pro 2 has you covered. The shoe features Skechers’ proprietary “H2GO Shield” waterproof protection plus a 2-year guarantee to keep your feet dry.
The diamond design traction plate outsole provides comfort and grip during your swing. Nine Softspikes on each foot in traditional positions adds to the stability of the Go Golf Pro 2. There are no molded spikes on the sole to get clogged up with grass, which Skechers refers to as a “quick release, full contact outsole.”
The Last Word
The Skechers Go Golf Pro 2 shoes combine simple design and coloring in a comfortable shoe perfect for walking. Try a pair for yourself and discover what the buzz is all about.
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