ARAB, Ala., July 12, 2019 — frogg toggs® – the undisputed leader in lightweight, breathable, affordable rain gear – has become one of the most recognized names in the outerwear industry. During ICAST 2019, frogg toggs debuted its all-new shoe line and from the brand new performance footwear collection, “The Skipper” won “Best of Show” in the footwear category.
“frogg toggs has been in the game for many years but this is our first venture into the footwear industry,” said Will Fowler, frogg toggs®director of marketing. “Our commitment to producing quality products has always been the number one focus for the company and we made sure this stood true with the new performance footwear collection. Being named as the ‘best of’ during an established show like ICAST and amongst our peers is truly humbling.”
The Skipper is constructed with premium water drainage technology featuring a quick drying air mesh, breathable uppers “hold tight” elastic lacing system. With color options in mossy green or black, this high performing shoe contains cushioned midsoles with water expulsion release holes and lightweight outsoles featuring strategic slip grip rubber inserts.
“With this collection, we set out to build a line of shoes that could withstand the rigors of days spent out on the trails and water, all while keeping your feet dry and comfortable,” said Bob Hollenberg, frogg toggs®vice president of footwear division. “The Skipper is truly unique with its premium water drainage technology that features a quick drying air mesh, breathable uppers “hold tight” elastic lacing system. Combine that with the FTX Aquaclearz drainage system bottom construction and you have the ultimate drainage shoe.”
Working with the best shoe factories throughout the globe, frogg toggshas produced the ultimate in fishing, boating, and hunting footwear for the entire family. This collection features high tech waterproof breathable materials, premium rugged leather uppers, rust proof metal hardware, memory foam cushioning, rip proof nylon uppers, moisture wicking linings, and slip resistant outsoles.
“The Skipper,” along with the rest of frogg toggs’new shoe line, will be available for purchase to the general public beginning in 2020. For more information about frogg toggs please visit froggtoggs.com, or check them out on Facebook and Instagram.