Tampa’s weather and abundantly beautiful golf courses make the city a golfer’s paradise. Regardless if you are an amateur golfer or a professional, you have to have the proper gear. Most golf apparel does double duty by not only looking fashionable, but also providing protection from the sun. Here are some of the best stores in Tampa to get them.
10005 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33618
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
This is one of the best stores in Tampa to find your golf outfit from head to toe. The golf locker retail superstore has some of the best quality and stylish apparel in Tampa, with over 10,000 square feet of golf clothing, shoes and accessories (no golf clubs). The store also offers free shipping on any order over $100 dollars. Some of the brands carried here include Lacoste, Puma, Under Armour, Addidas, Nike and more.
4205 W Waters Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
Hours: Mon to Sat – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
T&D Golf is a favorite among local sports athletes, Tampa Bay Bucanners and Tampa Bay Lighting players have been spotted shopping here. Boasting two locations in the Tampa Bay area, the company has been opened since 1986. The store is family owned and operated and they pride themselfs in providing great customer service and having a very personalble approach to selling and suggesting golf equiptment to their customers. In addition to clothing, the store has new, used and custom clubs. T&D Golf will also do repairs on site, such as regripping, reshafting, left/lie adjustments, lengthening and shortening of clubs.
Edwin Watts Golf
11921 N Dale Mabry Hwy #9
Tampa, FL 33618
Hours: Mon to Fri -10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat -10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Edwin Watts Golf has some of the most friendly and knowledgeable staff in town. The company has been in business since 1968, and the store has golf clothing, shoes and accessories, including golf clubs. The staff can also do repairs and the company has a trade program in which the customers get a credit toward the purchase of new clubs. In addition, the store has an indoor training and instructing academy. You can also sign up for the LoyalTee Rewards Program for discounts and special offers.
Steve’s World of Golf
13125 Fairwinds Road
Hudson, FL 34669
Hours: Daily 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Owned and operated by husband and wife team Steve Pitts and Sarah Romanel, Steve’s World of Golf has been in the golf business for 22 years. The company is the only one in the United States to have 12 pro golf shops in 12 different golf courses. The pair also hosts the Steve’s World of Golf Tour, a program that allows men and women to play at a number of different golf courses for a discounted rate. In this program, there are vendors that come to show the different products to the golfers and they can test them out for free.
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