Golf News for Tuesday, February 27, 2007 | Products

FootJoy announces several PGA Tour players wear Reelfit shoes

FAIRHAVEN, Mass. -- FootJoy, the #1 Shoe in Golf and the #1 Shoe on every Tour Worldwide, announced that several players on the PGA Tour have worn the innovative new ReelFit shoes. Many PGA Tour players have used the new ReelFit shoe in competition including Adam Scott, Davis Love III, David Toms, J.B. Holmes, Scott Verplank, and Arron Oberholser.

ReelFit shoes feature the innovative Boa® Lacing System from Boa Technology, Inc. Providing a precise fit and tremendous stability, ReelFit shoes keep your feet secure throughout the golf swing.

"I've been wearing ReelFit golf shoes from FootJoy exclusively since I first tried them on several months ago. The shoes provide a custom fit and incredible comfort round after round," Said Davis Love III, PGA Tour Professional. "Equally important, ReelFit shoes provide great traction and stability throughout my swing. I would recommend these shoes to anyone seeking great fit, comfort, and stability."

"I have been wearing FootJoy golf shoes for my entire professional career. Their latest ReelFit golf shoe provides me with an incredible level of comfort and stability," said
Adam Scott, PGA Tour Professional. "With just a few simple clicks to the dial on the back of shoe, I get a custom fit over the top of my foot unlike anything I have worn before."

ReelFit shoes are loaded with several other features including: premium waterproof ECL Leather by Pittards of England, full leather linings, cushioned PU Fit-Beds, and GelCollar with IntelliTemp cooling. ReelFit's high-performance TPU outsole is sculpted to offer tremendous stability throughout the golf swing and the strategically placed OptiFlex Technology under the forefoot allows for extra flexibility. ReelFit shoes carry a suggested retail price of $225.

FootJoy®. The #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf
FootJoy, headquartered in Fairhaven, MA has become synonymous with comfort, fit and performance products. The FootJoy brand combines an unmatched heritage and tradition of excellence with scientific materials and design technologies to provide superior and comfortable products to the world's most discerning golfers. Boa® is a registered trademark of Boa Technology Inc. The Titleist®, FootJoy®, and Cobra® brands comprise Acushnet Company, an operating company of Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE-FO). For more information on FootJoy, please visit our web site at http://www.footjoy.com.

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