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18 Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
18 Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day will soon be upon us in North America and it’s always a struggle to find some good gift ideas for dear ‘ol dad. In case you haven’t had a chance to pick anything up for your pops, here are some last minute gift ideas that’ll help make his golf game more enjoyable. Apparel […]

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Callaway Mack Daddy PM-Grind Wedge

| May 14, 2015 | 1 Comment
Callaway Mack Daddy PM-Grind Wedge

Phil Mickelson has a lot of influence in the design and construction of his clubs, and his relationship with Callaway has greatly benefitted them both. These days, Callaway has one of the hottest (and longest named) drivers on the market in the Big Bertha Alpha 815 Double Black Diamond. It also has possibly the best […]

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Movie Spotlight – The Squeeze

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Movie Spotlight – The Squeeze

Golf movies are tough to rate when comparing them with mainstream action or comedy flicks. Most of the golf films we’ve seen in the past have used the game of golf as a metaphor or simply a means to tell another story. For example, Tin Cup was a love story about a golf pro from West […]

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Joke of the Week: Masters Tickets

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Joke of the Week: Masters Tickets

Joe, an avid golf fan, had two tickets for the Masters every year. Upon arriving at the 18th hole, he set up his two folding chairs in the usual spot behind the green, close to where the players walk off. As he sat down, another man came along and asked if anyone was sitting in the […]

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Cleveland Golf Introduces New TFI Smart Square Putter

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cleveland Golf Introduces New TFI Smart Square Putter

Cleveland Golf/Srixon have been a little quiet lately, and their focus has shifted a bit in the last year. Cleveland has always been known as a wedge company, and they are focusing more on that this season and allowing Srixon to be the main club company for a change. But Cleveland has put out some […]

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Joke of the Week: Dear Abby

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Joke of the Week: Dear Abby

Dear Abby, I have never written to you before, but I really need your advice. I have suspected for some time now that my wife has been cheating on me. I’m seeing the usual signs – phone rings but if I answer, the caller hangs up. My wife has been going out with “the girls” […]

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GAME GOLF Launches New Tracking App

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
GAME GOLF Launches New Tracking App

One of our favorite golf gadgets – GAME GOLF – is getting a new mobile app! The popular game tracking device functions by using GPS and sensors in each club to collect information about every shot you take on the course and present the player with detailed statistics about their game after the round. Now, […]

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New Balance – Spring 2015 Golf Shoes

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
New Balance – Spring 2015 Golf Shoes

New Balance has become legendary over the years for well made shoes that fit a wide variety of feet, especially in wide sizes. Now a serious player in the golf market, those with wide feet will be excited to see the spring 2015 golf shoe line from New Balance. They are sure to be comfortable […]

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2015 PGA Show – Best New Clubs

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
2015 PGA Show – Best New Clubs

We were in attendance at the madness that was the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show last week, and other than registering about 18,000 steps (8.5 miles) on the pedometer each day, we met many old friends and saw lots and lots of golf products in the more than 1 million square feet of exhibit space at […]

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5 Trends To Watch In 2015

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
5 Trends To Watch In 2015

A new year is upon us, and in the golf world that means one thing – The annual PGA Merchandise Show is right around the corner. Held in Orlando, Florida every year, the show brings together thousands of golf industry insiders, manufacturers, professionals and buyers to share ideas, display new technology and conduct business. The […]

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Every year the offices at intothegrain.com are bombarded with cool gadgets, gifts and products for review. While some of these products aren’t ready for prime time, others immediately get us excited and some even manage to surprise us. With the holidays fast approaching, I thought we could highlight a few of the best gift ideas […]

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Titleist Launches 915 Driver, Fairways & Hybrids

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Titleist Launches 915 Driver, Fairways & Hybrids

Titleist fans, the long awaited day has finally arrived. The new 915 driver, fairways and hybrids have been launched, and they are sure to bring a smile to your face. It is well known that Titleist only introduces new clubs about every two years, focusing on measured improvements and quality rather than marketing and sales […]

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2014 Ryder Cup Fun Facts

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
2014 Ryder Cup Fun Facts

The 2014 Ryder Cup is upon us, and our friends at SpreadEx.com have come up with a cool infographic to celebrate the matches at Gleneagles in Scotland. Below is a neat breakdown of both teams and their past performance. If you are like me and enjoy a few friendly wagers, this info may help you. […]

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So You Want To Be A Golf Blogger…

| August 27, 2014 | 1 Comment
So You Want To Be A Golf Blogger…

Since 2009 when I started intothegrain.com I’ve had the good fortune of meeting many great people and making some life long friends. I’ve visited some wonderful places, played some of the nation’s best golf courses and got to play with some of the latest equipment and golf gadgets on the market. I love sharing these […]

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Game Golf Permitted Under Rules of Golf

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Game Golf Permitted Under Rules of Golf

There are lots of game improvement devices and swing analyzers out there these days, but Game Game is quickly separating itself from the crowd. Unlike many of the current swing contraptions and launch monitors out there, Game Golf is actually permitted by the rules of golf. The USGA recently approved Game Golf to be used […]

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Marathon Day On the Bag

| May 22, 2014 | 4 Comments
Marathon Day On the Bag

I’ve caddied lots of times (for fun) for women pros on the LPGA and the Symetra Tour. It’s one of the things I enjoy the most in the game of golf. I love being “on the bag” in pro events and helping friends on the tour in competition in big tournaments. Just being next to […]

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Pic of the Week – Natalie Gulbis

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Pic of the Week – Natalie Gulbis

Most fans of the LPGA and golf in general know who Natalie Gulbis is. She’s probably made more headlines over the years with her swimsuit calendars than with her golf clubs, but she’s kept her playing status and cashed plenty of big checks over the years, which is no small feat on today’s LPGA Tour. […]

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Symetra Tour’s 2014 Season Set to Begin

| February 9, 2014 | 3 Comments
Symetra Tour’s 2014 Season Set to Begin

The expanded 2014 Symetra Tour schedule tees off February 21 in Mesa, Arizona. This year the tour will have 20 events, five more than last year, with purses totaling more than $2.2 million, a record for the tour. Again this year, as it has for the last two seasons, the LPGA will award full status […]

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Big Break Florida – Meet the Cast

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Big Break Florida – Meet the Cast

Mark your calendars – February 24, 2014 at 9PM is the premier of Big Break Florida. The latest season of the popular golf reality show is going to be an all-female cast again, and is staged at the Onmi – Amelia Island Plantation Resort. Expect to see all the usual antics and contests. There are […]

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A Tricky Rules Situation at Bahamas LPGA Event

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Tricky Rules Situation at Bahamas LPGA Event

If you watch enough golf on TV you will eventually see a rules situation come up that you have never witnessed before. For most golf fans that was the case on Sunday on the final hole of the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic. Even the LPGA rules official who was involved in the situation called […]

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