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WITB – November 2015

| November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
WITB – November 2015

Back in September I posted my first “What’s In The Bag” segment that detailed the clubs I play with. WITB posts are pretty popular on other sites when they post pictures of PGA Tour players and their preferred equipment. It’s always interesting to see what the best players in the world play with, and the […]

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Tour Edge Launches New Exotics EX9 Drivers

| October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
Tour Edge Launches New Exotics EX9 Drivers

Tour Edge Golf is one of those club companies that tends to fly under the radar, but really shouldn’t. Their Exotics brand has been one of the best fairway woods in golf for years, and they have a strong following on tour even if they don’t pay anyone to endorse their stuff. My Exotics E8 […]

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Imperial Coolcore Headwear

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Imperial Coolcore Headwear

You may not know much about Imperial headwear, but they’ve been around for a long time. Since 1916 to be specific. Chances are good that one or more of the hats you own were made by Imperial. I have several Imperial products in my closet, but my favorite is the new Coolcore hat. Coolcore is […]

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WITB – September 2015

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment
WITB – September 2015

As a golf blogger, I get to handle many different golf clubs and try many products over the course of a year. As a result, I always get asked about what’s in my bag. Most amateur golfers like me aren’t sponsored by club companies, so our bags tend to be a mix of clubs from […]

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2015 WAGT National Championship

| September 29, 2015 | 4 Comments
2015 WAGT National Championship

We’ve been out of touch for a little while, and that’s because I was out playing golf! I recently took a road trip to the Poconos in Northeast Pennsylvania for the 2015 World Amateur Golfers Tour (WAGT) National Championship. The National Championship The event was held at the historic Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort, located on […]

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4 Fairway Woods You Need To Try

| August 19, 2015 | 2 Comments
4 Fairway Woods You Need To Try

Whenever a new driver comes out on the market, people want to get it in their hands and try it. The driver is sexy. Despite the fact that you can’t hit more than about 14 drives on a normal golf course, many golfers spend an inordinate amount of time hitting driver on the practice tee. […]

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Ping Introduces New Clubs

| August 10, 2015 | 1 Comment
Ping Introduces New Clubs

Ping Golf is one of those companies that takes their sweet time to launch new products, usually on a two year development cycle. Ping also benefits from one of the most loyal customer bases in the industry, and for good reason. They make quality golf clubs that perform well, and they take care of their […]

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Hydro Flask – 3 Reasons Why You Need One

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment
Hydro Flask – 3 Reasons Why You Need One

Hydration is not a sexy topic of discussion, but it is important nonetheless. Humans are about 65% water, and the experts seem to agree that an average person should be drinking about two liters (half a gallon) of water per day. It’s called the 8 x 8 rule. You need to drink eight ounces, eight […]

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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 | 2 Comments
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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TPC Sawgrass – The Island Green

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
TPC Sawgrass – The Island Green

The 2015 Players Championship is being held this week at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Every year when The Players comes around, the conversation seems to gravitate towards the iconic island green 17th hole. Many players’ tournaments have ended here in a watery grave, and a few have virtually sealed victory on the […]

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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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Streamsong Resort – Florida’s Hidden Gem

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment
Streamsong Resort – Florida’s Hidden Gem

  The History Several years ago the Mosaic Company, the world’s largest combined producer of potash and phosphates, was about to reclaim 16,000 acres of land near Fort Meade, Florida that had been mined for nearly 100 years for phosphate. Instead, Mosaic CFO Richard Mack proposed building a golf resort. When Mr. Mack invited the design […]

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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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Ping G30 Driver – Get One!

| April 20, 2015 | 8 Comments
Ping G30 Driver – Get One!

Normally when writing a review of a club, I’ll start with an introductory paragraph, then tell you a bit about the design and specs of the club before describing how it plays. This time however, I feel compelled to flip the script and tell you how the story ends first. Quite simply, the Ping G30 […]

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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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Challenge Yourself With The Worst Ball Scramble

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment
Challenge Yourself With The Worst Ball Scramble

There’s a popular saying in sports: Practice makes perfect. Short game guru Dave Pelz came up with a better one: Perfect practice makes perfect. Having studied the way golfers work on their games for years, I can make two educated assumptions about the average weekend golfer and their practice habits. Most golfers don’t spend enough time practicing. […]

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