There's no denying spikeless shoes can be lighter and more comfortable than spiked models. Their soles grip better and offer greater stability than ever before, and because they can be worn straight from the street to the golf course they're now super versatile as well.
These are our favourite 2017 models.
adidas Crossknit Boost
adidas Crossknit Boost £124.95
The popularity of knitted shoes is on the up, as they offer extra comfort and better breathability. The Boost has energy-returning soles and a Torsion system to improve stability. Four colours.
FootJoy Pro SL
FootJoy Pro SL £140
The first spikeless shoes to convince tour players in their droves to ditch their spikes. One-year waterproof warranty. Laceless Boa version (£155). Three colours.
Ecco Cage Pro
Ecco Cage Pro £160
A single piece midsole and heel Cage improve stability while a super lightweight leather upper removes weight and increases comfort. A Hydromax treatment means the Pros are water-resistant. Four colours.
Skechers Go Golf Fairway
Skechers Go Golf Fairway £77
Perfect for fans of trainers. An extremely lightweight and athletic shoe with a responsive 5Gen cushioned midsole for comfort right out of the box. Four colours.
adidas Gripmore 2.0
adidas Gripmore 2.0 £94.95
A cracking shoe to go straight from the course to the shops. A waterproof and breathable climaproof membrane keeps your feet dry and comfortable, no matter what the conditions. Four colours.
Nike Lunar Control Vapor
Nike Lunar Control Vapor £120
The sole’s design was inspired by the tracks on a snowmobile and developed in conjunction with Rory McIlroy. There’s a two-year waterproof guarantee. Seven colours.
Mizuno Nexlite SL
Mizuno Nexlite SL £89
Inspired by Mizunos running team the Nexlite weighs a featherweight 275g. Breathable and waterproof with a corrugated sole to reduce foot fatigue. Four colours.
Puma Ignite Spikeless Sport
Puma Ignite Spikeless Sport £100
The upper is a blend of leather and four-way stretch mesh to marry comfort with performance. An Ignite sole cushions every step. One-year waterproof warranty. Five colours.
Callaway Xfer Fusion
Callaway XferFusion £89
Callaway’s 2017 shoe line-up is just as impressive as their drivers. The Xfer boasts of a full-grain leather upper, a 4x4 inspired sole and a one-year waterproof guarantee. Three colours.
Stuburt Urban Grip
Stuburt Urban Grip £44.99
A very competitively priced spikeless shoe which looks just at home on the course as off it. A good blend of comfort and traction for summer golf. Four colours.