Oakley was founded in 1975 and has grown into a global icon as a sport and lifestyle brand. Oakley apparel is engineered to optimize performance and comfort for professional and amateur athletes and is recognized as. Since the launch of their golf brand Oakley has expanded its reach into performance apparel, footwear, sunglasses, golf bags and much more.
Although Oakley is best known for their high performance sport optics; their line of golf apparel has become one of the most coveted brands in the sport because of their performance technology fabric and style. Some of the PGA Tour’s hottest golfers can be seen each week clad in Oakley golf apparel: Bubba Watson, Zach Johnson, Hideki Matsuyama, Beatriz Ricari and Derek Ernst. Oakley’s golf apparel line is crafted from some top-of-the-line technical fabrications and their golf shirts and golf pants are engineered to keep you at the peak of comfort for a great day on or off the golf course. Here’s our take on a few pieces from the Spring 2016 collection.
The Oakley Tanner Polo is constructed of 100% polyester and wicks away sweat quickly, keeping you cool and dry throughout your round while the UV protection built into the fabric keeps you safe from the sun’s harmful rays. The antimicrobial agents in the fabric keep you smelling fresh too; which is especially important during those couple rounds. The Tanner Polo has a self-collar and two button placket with the trademark ellipse O right below it. It features a Peacoat stripe jersey pattern on the front with set-in sleeves and forward shoulder seams with front panel sublimation. The back is solid white. The Tanner Polo is available in sizes S – XXL and in one color – Peacoat. Retail price is $65.
Oakley’s Take 2.5 Pants are constructed from a 94% Nylon and 6% Elastane fabric treated with the company’s O Hydrolix™ finish that wicks sweat away, keeping you comfortable throughout your round and protects you from the sun’s harmful rays. The Take Pant 2.5 feature a zip fly, two deep front pockets and two back pockets large enough for the biggest of scorecards. The slits at the bottom of the leg provide a good look over any type of golf shoe, including the latest high top models. There’s an embroidered ellipse logo below the left front pocket and a woven label above the right back pocket. You won’t need another pair of pants to change into after your round because the Take Pant 2.5 will look like you just put them on. Take Pant 2.5 is available in sizes 28-40 and in several colors including wood gray, jet black, stone gray and white. Retail price is $75.
The Signature Ellipse Belt can be matched to your favorite Oakley golf outfit or worn with your favorite pair of dress casuals to work; it’s that versatile. It is 100% leather and 1 3/8” wide. It’s available in 3 colors: white, jet black and graphite and in sizes Small, medium and large. Retail price is $50.
The Take Short 2.5 is literally a cut down version of the Take Pant 2.5. The 94% Nylon/6% Elastane O-stretch material provides unrestricted motion through the entire shot process and offers a comfortable fit. These stylish shorts have a 12” inseam providing a good amount of coverage and a great look. The O Hydrolix™ finish wicks sweat away to keep you comfortable and also help protect you from the sun’s scorching UV rays. The Take Short 2.5 is available in sizes 28-40 and in several colors including graphite, white, stone gray, jet black, peacoat and wood gray. Retail price is $65.
Type Silicon Bark Trucker Hat into the search bar on the Oakley website and up pops 21 different styles each in 8 different colors. Now that’s a lot of hats! The Silicon Bark Trucker Hat is made from 100% polyester with O Hydrolix and an O Hydrolix sweatband to keep perspiration away from skin and carrying it to the outer surface where it can quickly evaporate quickly. The stretch mesh used in the back of the hat provides a snug fit. The anti-UV treatment and a curved brim help reduce the harmful rays of the sun, while sonic. welded Oakley logo on the back and lettering on the front leave no doubt as to the brands identity while at the same time providing modern style. The Silicon Bark Trucker Hat is available in two sizes SM/M and L/XL and retails for $28.
Oakley golf apparel will have you looking good and confident while keeping you dry and odor free throughout your round. For more information or to place an order online, visit their website at www.oakley.com/Golf_Apparel.