Top grain leather is used on both the outside of the shoe
and also as an inner lining. You benefit from the
durability, comfort and warmth of real leather.
outsole of the Podium Gold is made with lateral structural
supports in the fore area. Without such support your
weight would be focused on the ball of your foot, however
with such support your weight is distributed across the
sole, providing you a wider balance platform and enhanced
Serious curlers often slide with their
trailing foot flipped over such that the lace area is
dragging on the ice. The Podium Gold incorporates a
lace cover that slides readily on the ice, reducing drag.
In 2015 Goldline reviewed the fit of the Podium Gold
series shoes. As a result you can now expect the fit
to be similar to your street shoe size.
Rating: Advanced - Competitive.