Skechers has been announced as the official footwear partner of the 2017 Solheim Cup match between Europe and the United States in Iowa from August 18 to 20.
Some of the world’s leading players will be taking to the fairways in never-before-seen, limited edition, Team Europe and Team USA Skechers GO GOLF shoes.
"We are honoured to be involved in the Solheim Cup," said Skechers managing director for UK & Ireland, Pete Youell.
"The partnership with the Ladies European Tour further solidifies Skechers GO GOLF’s growth in the golf market. We are proud to have our footwear worn by many of the elite players in women’s golf and we’re sure our innovative designs and unparalleled comfort will give the players the perfect base to play their best golf."
Team Europe, captained by legendary Swede Annika Sorenstam, will look to regain the famous ladies trophy out of the hands of Juli Inkster's Team USA, who narrowly won by a point in the 2015 match.
"We are delighted to join with Skechers Performance as our Official Footwear Partner for the 2017 European Solheim Cup team," said European Solheim Cup director Dae Ramirez.
"The styling, performance and comfort the brand offers made the selection process an easy one."
With the new partnership, a limited edition women’s Skechers GO GOLF Solheim Cup model will be revealed for each team leading up to the event, and a selection of both Team Europe and Team USA members will wear the exclusive style, including three-time Ladies European Tour winner Florentyna Parker.
Furthermore, caddies, coaches, and officials will be outfitted in Skechers Performance footwear. Renowned for lightweight eye-catching designs, and outstanding comfort, Skechers GO GOLF footwear offers both teams maximum performance on the course, as well as out of the box comfort off the course.
Skechers Performance’s award-winning GO GOLF footwear has achieved prominence across the global sports market.
Skechers Performance creates a unique partnership between athlete and brand, with a solid foundation and philosophy of listening to the athlete. The footwear is designed and engineered to the highest standards - the athlete’s standards - to provide the most innovative footwear in the market.