FootJoy adds new Major model to their Premiere Series range

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FJ’s latest limited Edition release, the Red Clay Premiere Series draws inspiration from the storied golf legacy of Pinehurst and the iconic red clay sands of North Carolina.

The new limited edition shoe seamlessly blend tradition with modern innovation and elevated design. The Red Clay Premiere Series combines premium construction, modern innovation and comfort and support with a distinct interpretation on a classic design.

Available in the popular Wilcox upper, this exclusive release features a statement-making design that marries a clay-colored outsole with a luxurious pebbled leather and a unique navy basketweave saddle.

“We’re really excited to celebrate the 124th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 with this exclusive Premiere Series release,” said Patrick Trubiano, Director of Product Management, FJ Footwear. “We’ve introduced meticulous detailing such as a clay-colored outsole, a subtle nod to the red soil found in North Carolina, along with a deep patriotic navy leather basketweave saddle all built on our tour-proven performance Premiere Series outsole.”

The Red Clay Premiere Series is supercharged for today’s player with the very popular VersaTrax+ outsole, with multiple traction elements that create a system that delivers excellent grip on any surface. FootJoy will be providing a select number of Tour players with the Red Clay Premiere Series at the 124th U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, North Carolina, including Justin Thomas, Max Homa, Will Zalatoris, Wyndham Clark and many more.

The Premiere Series family of shoes is far and away the choice of more players than any other shoe and the overwhelming #1 shoe on the PGA and DP World Tours. The Red Clay Premiere Series are available now via select FJ retailers and at

As always with FootJoy’s Premiere Series, you can expect.

  • Premium, hand-selected, soft full-grain leather that provides a superior soft touch and feel
  • Modern details that deliver an iconic look
  • VersaTrax+ technology which delivers Tour traction and stability in every playing condition and on any surface
  • Specifically-arranged, multi-directional traction elements that create an impermeable defence against swing forces from any angle
  • Harder TPU elements and Pulsar cleats by Softspikes for ultimate on-course grip, and softer TPU for traction on harder surfaces
  • Ortholite EcoPlush FitBed, a custom cushioning system designed to limit walking fatigue for all-day comfort and performance without losing shape over time
  • A two-year waterproof warranty protection

FootJoy Red Clay Premiere Series have an RRP of €265

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