Fred Couples will be wearing some new shoes as he heads to Augusta, GA, April 7 -14, 2014.
They will be ECCO as ECCO has announced the Fred Couples Signature Model of its award-winning and popular BIOM Hybrid shoe. This is a line that will be offered in a limited-edition mode as only 275 pairs will be available. They are available at www.eccousa.com.
Former Masters champ Fred Couples will wear these during the 2014 Masters. Golf fans will love the white/green color combo a that honors Couples' winning score of 13-under-par 275 at the 1992 tournament.
As a bonus, the shoes will be laser-engraved with Couples’ famous autograph on the yak leather upper, and the unique serial number will be on the medial side.
“This project is a testament to our remarkable relationship with Fred and his dynamic, longstanding connection with golf fans around the world,” offers Michael Waack, Head of Global Golf at ECCO. “Fred’s power to capture the popular imagination ignited the hybrid footwear revolution, so it’s fitting that we commemorate his latest trip to Augusta National with a very special shoe.”
As in typical fashion for ECCO, these are high tech shoes.
The new shoes will retail for $275, and are available for presale and sale at pgatoursuperstore.com, golfsmith.com and carlsgolfland.com.
The technology behind the show is thanks to two patented performance technologies.
It combines Natural Motion and also the ECCO Dynamic Traction System (E-DTS) to give the comfort, stability, grip and shock-absorption- everything you would expect from ECCO.
Along with the patented technology, the Fred Couples Signature Model also features:
Great cushioning, stability and extra comfort because it's a one-piece shoe with now glue or stitching to worry about.
You get protection from the weather with the soft, smooth, and breathing strong yak leather uppers treated with HYDROMAX.
ECCO knows how to do this. You will see the comfort Fibre System work for a cool, dry shoe interior that will be great for your feet whether you walk or take a cart.
A great pair of shoes that not many other golfers will have.
Check out www.eccousa.com if you want to learn more.