Golf News for Thursday, May 1, 2014 | Products

New Balance Golf introduces classic new 574 men's golf shoe

BOSTON -- Inspired by the classic 574 lifestyle running shoe, global athletic leader New Balance announces the introduction of the men's 574 golf shoe. Built on the New Balance 574 last, this features a waterproof microfiber leather upper and a REVLite® 10mm drop* midsole for lightweight cushioning and premium responsiveness. All New Balance cleated golf shoes feature the CHAMP® ONE-Lok® fastening system with ZARMA® cleats**. Golfers will enjoy New Balance comfort, durability and style in the 574 along with outstanding traction and stability for their game.

"The classic 574 is one of the top selling shoes in our lifestyle running line," said Bruce Schilling, General Manager of Golf and Tennis, New Balance. "The golf shoe has tremendous appeal to the younger golfer who is already wearing our classic suede 574. This golfer can expect the same style, comfort and fit attributes plus performance technologies designed to enhance their game. The feedback from our retailers on this shoe has been outstanding."

NBG574
Men's Styles: White/Red and Grey
Sizes: 8-12, 13, 14, 15
Widths: D
Weight: 10.8 oz.
Suggested Retail: $109.95

The NBG574 is part of the golf footwear collection designed and manufactured by New Balance licensee Klonelab, LLC and available now in golf shops, golf specialty stores and online at www.newbalance.com. For information on New Balance Golf, visit www.newbalance.com or call 978.378.3434.

About New Balance
New Balance, headquartered in Boston, MA has the following mission: Demonstrating responsible leadership, we build global brands that athletes are proud to wear, associates are proud to create and communities are proud to host. New Balance is currently the only major shoe company that manufactures athletic footwear in the U.S.; in 2013, 1 out of every 4 pairs of shoes we sold in the U.S. was made or assembled here. New Balance owns five factories in New England and one in Flimby, U.K. New Balance employs more than 4,000 associates around the globe, and in 2012 reported worldwide sales of $2.39 billion. To learn more about how New Balance Makes Excellent Happen, please visit www.newbalance.com.

Media Contact:
Carrie Garfield, carrie.garfield@newbalance.com, 617.783.6710
Jackie Beck, jackiebeck00@hotmail.com, 860.304.3643