Skechers tees off Solheim Cup partnership

Brand named official footwear of women's team golf competition.

Skechers tees off Solheim Cup partnership

Shoe and trainer brand Skechers has been named as the official footwear of the 2017 Solheim Cup, the women's team golf match between Europe and the United States.

Selected players in the tournament will wear a special edition golf shoe created by Skechers, with the company designing a bespoke ‘Go Golf’ range of footwear for each team.

Additionally, caddies, coaches and officials will all wear Skechers footwear.

"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."

The 2017 tournament will be held at Des Moines Golf and Country Club in Iowa, USA, between 18th and 20th August.