Adidas SAMBA, U.S. Open Edition ($119, adidasgolf.com | Buy at Shop.Golf.com)
The latest in a souvenir series based on the classic Samba design -- the ubiquitous three-stripe Adidas leather sneaker familiar to generations of soccer players and hippies. The golf version is equipped with spikes and Adidas' Thintech, low-to-the-ground technology.
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Allen Edmonds “The Haskell” ($345, www.allenedmonds.com)
If Dad is a real dude, here is the ultimate of pair of golf shoes for him -- a cleated blucher with crocodile embossed leathers. Note the plain toe, welted construction and classic styling. Simple but extremely elegant.
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Callaway Del Mar ($129.99, Buy at Shop.Golf.com)
Callaway’s entry into the cleatless market, the Del Mar, emphasizes comfort and sporty good looks, with waterproof leather and moisture-wicking linings. Why not wear them just to walk around on a rainy day?
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ECCO BIOM Hybrid ($190, eccousa.com | Buy at Shop.Golf.com)
ECCO ignited the spikeless shoe revolution. Their newest version offering combines “natural motion” technology, which provides incorporates a roomier toe box, with spikeless soles. Fred Couples wears them on Tour.
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FootJoy Contour Casual ($115, footjoy.com)
Spikeless shoes are the hottest trend in golf apparel. The Contour Casual has a nubbed outsole for traction and will take your guy from car to clubhouse to course in style and comfort.
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Nike Tour Premium ($220, nike.com | Buy at Shop.Golf.com)
These dapper Nike golf shoes have a sort of “cap-wing” tip -- that is, a combination of cap-toe and wingtip styling -- in full-grain leather with Nike zoom technology in the heel for cushioning.
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Oakley Cipher ($130, oakley.com)
Looking for spikeless shoes and performance? The Cipher, a surprisingly lightweight shoe from Oakley, features breathable textile uppers and very low-to-ground soles with nanospike technology, a combination of studs and replaceable sandpaperish pads.
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Puma Super Cell Fusion Ice LE ($250, puma.com | Buy at Shop.Golf.com)
Color Dad wild. These Puma Super Cell Fusion Ice Limited Edition shoes are versions of what Rickie Fowler wears on Tour. They are also available in: silver, blue plaid, black plaid and purple.
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TRUE Linkswear Stealth Black LE ($199.99, truelinkswear.com)
A special edition of the "barefoot" golf shoes that created a buzz when Ryan Moore wore them on Tour, this one has the TRUE Linkswear cap-toed look, soft leathers, and an electric-blue pop on the topline. Plus, 50 percent of the proceeds go to the Hundred Hole Hike charity.
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