The FootJoy CoolJoys are a great innovation for golfers who get tired of wearing heavy shoes in hot and humid summer conditions. With two Velcro straps and open toes, golfers are significantly cooler than playing partners who wear heavier golf shoes. While the open toes can put the golfer at some risk if he has to walk into the woods to look for errant shots, many believe the benefits of playing in a strong and supportive sandal outweigh the risks.
(2009 average price: $74.99)
Bite Mens X
The Bite Mens X sandals provide a sense of cool and comfort for golfers who want to escape heat and humidity. Golfers get support from the leather upper straps and the cushion soles. The golf sandals also include plastic spikes that keep the golfer from slipping in the bunker or on wet fairways.
(2009 average price: $79.95)
The Reef sandal is a stretch for golfers who have been wearing golf shoes throughout their whole careers. These look more like beach sandals and are best in extreme heat for coastal courses. It has a molded rubber outer sole, and the upper is all leather. It comes with detachable spikes that can be changed according to course circumstances.
(2009 average price: $75)