how hot it gets, some golfers refuse to wear shorts. This summer, however, even
traditionalists are swapping trousers for shorts—which is the sensible choice given
the temperatures of late.
too late to add a pair or two to your wardrobe, and you needn’t worry about
whether you’ll look smart either—there are numerous styles to choose from that all
guarantee a polished appearance.
Golf shorts don’t come much smarter than white. It’s a colour that’s easy to pair with many different colour tops. So, with that in mind, here’s our selection of the best white golf shorts (men’s and women’s) on the market.
But a word of warning before we start: always apply plenty of sun cream, especially if your legs haven’t seen the light of day for some time!
Best white golf shorts for men
Boss Slim-Fit Twill Shorts, RRP £119.00
These contemporary golf shorts have a performance construction, making them suitable to play in. They’re designed with a stretch twill fabric with a slim-fitting and slim leg to provide an athletic appearance. As well as front side pockets, they also have a back zip pocket for extra storage. The integrated rear pocket is detailed with a BOSS logo for added style.
FootJoy Lite Tapered Fit Shorts, RRP £77.50
Lite trousers are constructed from nylon fabric, giving you superior
breathability and comfort. One-way moisture transfer properties wick moisture away
from the skin, and the modern, tapered fit cut is very easy on the eye.
You get FootJoy’s subtle branding by way of a woven label on the rear right pocket, too.
J.Lindeberg Active Argyle Shorts, RRP £129.99
White but with a distinctive pattern, these shorts have a knee-length design and are constructed with a double weave fabric with added stretchiness. As well as that, they’re lightweight, breathable, fast-drying, and water resistant. The front and back pockets provide ample space for accessories. Meanwhile, the logo on the knee stands out without being too garish.
Galvin Green Paul Shorts, RRP £89.00
are built with a shirt gripper waistband and a built-in stretch function for
comfort and a perfect fit. The stretch fabric gives you complete freedom of
movement while playing.
They’re also quick-drying with UV protection 20+, and the regular fit will suit a wide range of golfers.
Nike Dri-Fit Hybrid Shorts, RRP £55.00
These standard fit shorts are made from a four-way stretch fabric with dri-fit technology, helping to wick moisture away from your body and keep you comfortable. A ‘v-notch’ in the back of the waistband also provides extra stretch. Nike’s signature swoosh features above the back right pocket.
Kjus Ike Shorts, RRP £99.00
These regular-fit shorts are made from a stretchy, quick-drying material. They have front and back pockets for small item storage and a silicone gripper tape inside the waistband to help keep your shirt in place. The signature Kjus logo is embroidered above the back right pocket.
Puma Jackpot Shorts, RRP £40.00
You’ll look a million dollars in the Jackpot shorts, which feature slash pockets with duramesh lining (tee proof), belt loops and the iconic PUMA Cat silicone brand logo. They have a mechanical stretch and waistband to increase mobility and comfort as you play golf. They also feature dryCELL technology, which helps draw moisture away from the body to keep you dry and comfortable.
Best white golf shorts for women
Ping Margot Shorts, RRP £55.00
The lightweight Margot short is a performance short engineered specifically for comfort. Its stretch properties ensure freedom of movement, while Ping’s Sensor Cool technology helps you stay comfortable even in the hottest conditions.
GOLFINO Bermuda Shorts, RRP £109.95
stylish shorts feature a blended cotton fibre and a soft inner lining to ensure
you can swing freely with ease.
The timeless 5-pocket design is a popular style. With GOLFINO, you get various extra design touches oozing premium quality, including metal buttons and rivets, plus a ball marker attached to one of the front belt loops.
Puma Pounce Bermuda Shorts, RRP £45.00
Puma Pounce shorts are constructed with a comfortable material with dryCELL
technology, so golfers remain dry and less distracted as they play.
Meanwhile, a half elasticated waistband stretches with the body during the swing to deliver even greater comfort.
Galvin Green Petra Shorts, £99.00
Petra shorts are technology-packed to deliver the type of comfort and
performance you expect from Galvin Green.
They’re designed with stretch inserts for optimum freedom of movement, while Ventil8 plus technology makes them lightweight and breathable. These shorts also have the added protection of UV protection 15+. The metal buttons with the embossed Galvin Green symbol perfectly round off the premium look and feel.
Under Armour Links Shorts, RRP £55.00
There’s a lot to like about UA’s Links shorts—they’re light, durable and super stretchy. The stretch-engineered waistband with adjustable inner elastic also helps you perfect the fit to your body shape.
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