Course of Style: Shoes Pay Homage to Augusta
To commemorate this year's Masters, golf's leading shoemaker FootJoy is offering 150 pairs of limited edition MyJoys, beginning Monday. These special FJ Icons feature an exclusive dark green crocodile print produced for FootJoy tour players to wear in the Masters Tournament.
The leather can be ordered on all FJ Icons and FJ Professional (spikeless) styles, including the traditional saddle, the sport thin saddle, the asymmetrical, and the shield tip. Cost is regular price for FJ Icons ($275) and the limited edition shoes will be sold on a first come, first served basis starting April 4th at 8am (ET) on MyJoys.com. Consumers can order through the website or any shop that carries FootJoy products.
Also check out the FootJoy sweepstakes in which one pair of FJ Icons per tournament day (four pairs total) will be given away on FootJoy.com. The sweepstakes also commences Monday. Winners will be drawn on April 11th.
Nike's special edition Lunar Control shoe
Nike Golf has worked up a special edition of its new Lunar Control golf shoes—comfortable, stable, and very light weight—with green soles to celebrate the Masters. Nike pro likely to wear the shoes include Paul Casey, Stewart Cink, Anthony Kim, Francesco Molinari, Carl Pettersson, and Jhonattan Vegas.
Beginning on Thursday morning, April 7, a limited number of these special Masters Nike Lunar Control shoes will be available at regular price ($150) at nikestore.com. — Woody Hochswender