Golf Socks

The Importance of Your Feet 

Your feet are incredibly important when playing golf for two simple reasons:

  • Every swing begins with your feet, and
  • The game is more enjoyable when you walk.

And that’s why we took Thorlos engineered padding and created the GX, GMX and G Thorlos golf sock.

The Feet: The Foundation of Your Swing

The famous professional golfer Mickey Wright—whose swing was admired by the legends of the game such as Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan and Tom Watson as having the best swing of any professional golfer, male or female—says:

“Every great swing begins with a good grip and the correct  use of the feet…that is the working of the weight back and forth across the inside of the feet.”

Mickey entrusted her feet to Thorlos clinically-tested padded golf socks (CTPS). In a tribute to their importance during her career, she had a pair of her Thorlos placed in her USGA exhibit. Mickey is the first woman to be honored by the United States Golf Association (USGA) Museum, joining Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan and Arnold Palmer--the only other honorees.

Thorlos Clinically-Tested Padded Golf Socks Protect Your Feet

Thorlos clinically-tested padded golf socks (CTPS) were designed for feet that hurt during or after a round. They utilize clinically-tested padding, which starts with THORLON® acrylic yarns specially spun to maintain softness and resilience as well as to better wick moisture (foot perspiration) away from your skin. The testing has shown that Thorlos padding helps reduce blisters and reduce (buffer) the pressures that are created from the approximate five miles of walking and the weight-shifting during the swing required by the game.

Properly protecting your feet is no different from protecting your hands with gloves, your eyes with sunglasses and your skin with sunscreen.

Walking Beats Riding (except on Rainy Days)

Walking becomes a joy with Thorlos CTPS golf socks. Besides reducing blisters and pressures, Thorlos padding has also been shown in clinical research to reduce foot pain and aches, and moisture. When you are walking, you get to enjoy all the beauty of the course and the company of the three other people you are playing with.

Golf was meant to be a walking sport. Thorlos help make that possible.

Rolltop on a golf sock

The Rolltop Golf Sock

Thorlos CTPS golf protection comes in GX crew, GMX mini-crew and the G rolltop, which the company originated and for which it was one of the company’s original patented designs. It was designed at the request of Cynthia Sullivan, who later became a four-term president of the LPGA. She asked for a sock that would not come above the ankle but would stay up. Short socks of the day just would not stay up. She said it was a continual distraction to be constantly pulling her socks up. So the G Rolltop was designed. It would stay up all day and with the clinically-tested padding, it provided protection and comfort.

Curious but not yet convinced whether Thorlos CTPS can help you address your foot pain? We invite you to try your first pair free…just paying shipping and handling.

Click this link to see our FIRST PAIR FREE OFFER.

Thorlos Lite Padded Performance Socks

If your feet don’t hurt during or after a round of golf and you prefer less weight, try our Experia®  Lite padded performance socks, which provide noticeably more protection and comfort than regular cushion-sole socks. Experia features an ultra-lightweight mesh polyester frame to provide maximum breathability and an aerodynamic fit for less weight than Thorlos clinically-tested padded socks.

Made with THOR•WICK®COOL yarn, these are a great golf sock choice in hot and humid climate conditions and are available in 12 colors: white, black, royal blue, pink, turquoise, navy, berry, electric/neon yellow, and green.

Caring For PGA Tour Caddies’ Feet 

To give all tour caddies the opportunity for optimum foot health, Thorlos sets up a foot care tent in the caddy yard at the Quail Hallow Golf Course during the annual Wells Fargo Championship tour stop. All caddies, fitness trainers and any interested players are given the opportunity to a have a free foot screening conducted by Jerome Gallenstein (Thorlos on-staff Certified Pedorthist) and a fresh pair of Thorlos CTPS.

30 Day No-Risk Brand Promise Guarantee

Try Thorlos padded golf socks for 30 days. If you don’t agree that your feet feel better than when wearing regular socks, we’ll refund your money.

Employee Favorite 

“I love my ancient leather-soled golf shoes. The “G” rolltop has great padding on the ball and heel area to make my shoes feel like new. It also allows me to keep my tan line at the top of my golf shoe. The extra fabric that makes up the rolltop protects my ankle from the rough leather on the top of the heel of my old golf shoes.”  Jeff Lawson, Analytics 

Reviews for Thorlos GOLF

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: G

    Great socks for walking

    09/28/16 | By

    Very comfortable sock when I walk 5 miles. Have used them for many years and always reorder the same sock.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: G

    Like wearing a pillow

    09/25/16 | By

    They are great! Just what I needed to keep my feet happy!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    best socks - for walking / workouts & golf

    09/24/16 | By

    I have been a fan of Thorlo socks for many years......recently I stumbled upon the XCCU after having purchased a couple of new pairs of walking shoes (New Balance). What initially attracted me to the XCCU's was the amazing assortment of color choices / combinations. They left no stone unturned and covered the entire gamut of color matching both my walking and golf shoes. After an initial misstep in receiving the wrong size (which customer service resolved within 2 days to my door), I received my order which was 17 pairs (2 for the wife). As you can see I have many different shoe options to choose from.......a perfect marriage when picking out a color match of shoe / sock. They look great, feel great, and are exactly what I expected, and more. Kudos to Thorlo for offering an out of this world assortment. I will no doubt be back for more.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    The XCCU provides an extra layer of cushioning for "bad knees"!

    09/23/16 | By

    I never realized that socks could make such a difference when working out, but a friend insisted that I try one pair and see the if I noticed any difference....needless to say. I am writing this review telling you that I love these socks!!!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XWCU

    Great for backpacking trips!

    09/22/16 | By

    My feet felt fabulous. No hot spots or blisters...and they don't slip down at all. I would definitely buy them again.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    Excellent socks.

    09/22/16 | By

    Great!

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    Best socks I've run in

    09/21/16 | By

    I like the cushioning in certain parts of the sock. They're light and well ventilated. They also dry quickly after getting soaked from streams or rain and even a wet snow marathon.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    Great padded foot!

    09/17/16 | By

    I like these socks. I am not a runner, but I walk for exercise. I need padding in my socks or I get blisters. These socks last almost 9 months. I wear them every day. The only bad thing I have to say about them is that the elastic in the top around my ankle doe not last long enough

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU

    Only socks I wear

    09/16/16 | By

    Feel like a champion.

  • 5 out of 5

    Style: XCCU