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Glasses for Golf

Golf ball and club on the greens

At this moment, the top golf players in the world are converging in Los Angeles for the U.S. Open. Golf greats such as Scott Scheffler, Jon Rahm and Brooks Koepka are teeing off at the Los Angeles Country Club, which is practically a putt away from our shop. All this got us thinking about eyewear for golf, and we wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the golf-specific lenses we have to to offer. 

Elevate Your Golfing Experience with Golf-Specific Lenses

When it comes to golf, having clear vision and enhanced visual performance can make a significant difference in your game. Progressive lenses designed specifically for golf can provide the visual precision you need on the greens. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of golf-specific lenses and tell you about Shamir Golf, an established golf lens that offers a range of lens options and golf-specific tints to optimize your golfing experience. Discover how these specialized lenses and tints can enhance your performance on the course.

Golfer girl with a club in hand wearing a white miniskirt and knee-high boots looks toward a soon-to-be setting sun.

Understanding the Role of Eyeglass Lenses in Golf

  • The advantages of golf-specific progressive lenses for golfers
  • Addressing vision challenges at different distances on the course
  • Why golf-specific lenses are essential for golfing enthusiasts

Key Features of Golf-Specific Lenses: Shamir Golf

Shamir’s Golf lenses are fabricated to order specifically for you based on your prescription and as-worn measurements. It is available both in a progressive and a single vision (distance only) option.

  • Customized lens designs for optimal golf performance
  • Available in progressive and digital single vision options
  • Shamir Golf progressive features Multifocal capabilities to accommodate near, intermediate, and far vision. Extended segment that focuses just where it counts: clear vision in the intermediate sweet spot where the club meets the ball.
  • Enhanced peripheral vision for improved awareness on the course: 180 degrees side to side.
  • Suggested tint colors include brown or rose for sunny days, orange or amber for low light. Shamir recommends a photochromic lavender treatment for contrast that will adjust through the day as lighting conditions change.
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Exploring Golf-Specific Tints: Zeiss Pro Golf

Zeiss makes a tint color that is specifically designed for golf. Available in a sold or gradient hue, this tint goes great with the Zeiss Smartlife Individual digital lens designs in progressive and single vision.

  • Designed specifically for golfers
  • Provides clear vision at various distances on the golf course
  • Optimal contrast enhancement for improved depth perception
  • Allows you to see the ball better on the ground
  • Reduces eye strain and fatigue during long hours of play
  • Available in sold and gradient options to suit personal preference
  • Zeiss lens designs that work great with golf include their Smartlife single-vision or Smartlife Individual (intermediate), for a progressive with a big advantage focusing at the distance at the end of your club. Smartlife Individual Sport is excellent for wrap-around frames.
Image of a zeiss golf-specific lens solid tint, looks orange
Image of a Zeiss golf-specific lens gradient tint, fades from dark on top to a medium orange on the bottom

Choosing the Right Lens and Tint Option for Golf

  • Consult with an eye care professional to determine your specific visual needs and prescription requirements.
  • Consider factors such as frame style, lens materials, lens design, and tints.
  • Explore Shamir Pro Golf progressive lenses or Zeiss ProGolf tints to find the ideal lens options for your golfing needs.

Golf-specific progressive or single-vision lenses, such as Shamir Golf, can greatly enhance your golfing experience by providing clear, precise vision on the course. With customized lens designs and the option of Zeiss Progolf gradient tints, you can optimize your visual performance in different lighting conditions. Consult with an eye care professional to determine the best lens options and tints for your specific needs. Elevate your golfing game with the right combination of golf-specific progressive lenses and tints, and enjoy improved visual clarity, contrast, and comfort as you navigate the greens.

Your opponents will never know that one of your most important pieces of equipment isn’t in your bag…it’s in plain sight. Contact us to find out more.