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2018 US Open at Shinnecock Hills – Predictions

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
2018 US Open at Shinnecock Hills – Predictions

It’s just a couple of days away. Shinnecock Hills in New York will take center stage and once again play host the U.S. Open, shining in the spotlight for golf fans around the world. There have been quite a few recent restorations at Shinnecock Hills GC. Golfers playing in the 2018 U.S. Open will experience […]

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Father’s Day Gift Guide – Summer 2018

| June 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Father’s Day Gift Guide – Summer 2018

It’s June, and the commercials are already playing on TV for Father’s Day. If you haven’t gotten your golf-nut dad anything yet fear not, because we’ve got some great ideas for every budget. Let’s get right to the list. Here are nine gift suggestions for all you last-minute shoppers! Golf Clubs Wilson C300 Irons – […]

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PING Introduces the PLD3 Putter

| June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
PING Introduces the PLD3 Putter

It’s no secret that PING makes some of the best performing golf clubs on the planet. Their G-series drivers have been one of the best performing and best selling drivers for several years now, and they continue to innovate with their new G700 irons. But when you think of PING, you don’t normally think of them as […]

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Callaway’s Sexy New Rogue Pro Black Irons

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Callaway’s Sexy New Rogue Pro Black Irons

If Johnny Cash was still with us and played golf, this would have been his set of irons. Callaway just announced their new Rogue Pro Black irons, and we’re in love. These sexy clubs are finished in black, with black limited edition True Temper XP105 shafts and black Lamkin Z5 grips. Even the Callaway medallion in […]

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First Look: Bushnell’s Advanced Distance Measuring Devices

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
First Look: Bushnell’s Advanced Distance Measuring Devices

Bushnell has been a leader in GPS and laser rangefinders for golf and other outdoor activities like hunting for years. Electronic distance measuring devices have been a part of my golf routine for so long, I can’t even remember the last time I played a round of golf without one. Using a laser rangefinder or […]

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2018 Masters Tournament – By The Numbers

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
2018 Masters Tournament – By The Numbers

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2018 Masters Tournament Preview

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments
2018 Masters Tournament Preview

The Masters Tournament is coming, and this year the anticipation has ramped up to levels not seen in years. Why? Tiger Woods is back and playing well. Ticket sales are through the roof as they always are at the Masters, but what’s really telling is the ticket prices. I saw that one person was selling […]

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Aerotech Releases New TiFiber Shafts

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
Aerotech Releases New TiFiber Shafts

Aerotech’s Golf’s president & mad scientist Chris Hilleary is up to his old tricks again, and this time his experience in composites and engineering wizardry has resulted in the new Aerotech TiFiber shaft. Last season, Aerotech Golf’s SteelFiber shafts delivered 20 wins on pro tours around the world as well as won the coveted CME Race […]

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True Spec Golf: Next Level Club Fitting

| February 27, 2018 | 1 Comment
True Spec Golf: Next Level Club Fitting

Most people are familiar with the concept of club fitting, and most golfers have probably been through some kind of fitting for their clubs at one point or another. As equipment has evolved, fitting has evolved with it. Adjustable drivers and interchangeable shafts have greatly benefitted club fitting professionals, allowing them to tune the clubs […]

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Here’s Why PGA Tour Players Choose Club Glove Luggage

| February 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Here’s Why PGA Tour Players Choose Club Glove Luggage

Luggage and travel gear for golf isn’t exactly a sexy topic, and life on the PGA Tour isn’t always as glamorous as they make it sound on TV. Sure, the stars stay in 5-star resorts, fly around in private jets and drive fancy courtesy cars, but most professional golfers can’t afford $10,000 per hour to […]

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TPT Golf Shakes Up Shaft Industry

| February 1, 2018 | 1 Comment
TPT Golf Shakes Up Shaft Industry

Most golfers aren’t tuned in to shaft news on a daily basis, and I have to admit that most of the press releases I get pertaining to golf shafts have a tendency to go in one ear and out the other, but when a top-ranked golfer wins with a new shaft nobody’s heard of, people […]

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PING Introduces New Products For Spring 2018

| January 16, 2018 | 1 Comment
PING Introduces New Products For Spring 2018

The Engineering and R&D teams at Ping have been busy in the last year. Following the release of the awesome new G400 driver and fairways, Ping just introduced the G400 Max driver along with G700 irons, Glide 2.0 Stealth wedges and Ping Vault 2.0 putters. All the new stuff is available for pre-order right now […]

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2018 Predictions

| December 26, 2017 | 1 Comment
2018 Predictions

Now that Christmas has passed and we start looking forward to the new year, I think 2018 will be a good year for golf, and like usual we’ll start it off in Orlando at the 2018 PGA Merchandise Show. The level of participation and overall vibe we get from the show can give one a […]

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5 More Last Minute Gift Ideas for Golfers

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
5 More Last Minute Gift Ideas for Golfers

Last week we presented readers with 9 Last Minute Gift Ideas. With only 4 days left until the big day, hopefully you have all your Christmas shopping done by now! If not, there is still time to get a few really, really last minute gifts. Here are 5 more gift ideas for golfers: Hole More […]

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9 Last Minute Gift Ideas For Golfers

| December 12, 2017 | 2 Comments
9 Last Minute Gift Ideas For Golfers

There are less than two weeks left before Christmas, and for online shoppers this weekend is probably the cut-off point for shipping to make sure it arrives on time. In case you are out of ideas for the golfers in your life, here are a few suggestions! Bushnell Pro X2 Rangefinder – With Slope-Switch technology, […]

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WAGC Malaysia 2017 – Epilogue

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
WAGC Malaysia 2017 – Epilogue

Now that the final putt has been sunk at the 2017 World Amateur Golfers Championship (WAGC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and my long journey back to the east coast of Florida is complete, I have time to reflect on my experience in Asia. I was in Malaysia for 10 days, but it seems like it […]

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WAGC Malaysia 2017 – Getting There

| November 16, 2017 | 1 Comment
WAGC Malaysia 2017 – Getting There

It wasn’t that long ago that travelling to the other side of the world would take days or even weeks. Fortunately, modern technology has led to modern airliners that can make the journey in only hours. Now, I love to travel as much as the next guy, but spending nearly 24 hours on a plane […]

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MLA Tour XDream Putter

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
MLA Tour XDream Putter

When it comes to putting, I’ve tried it all. I’ve always considered putting to be my weakness, even if the numbers don’t support that. Turns out I’m a good putter for my handicap, so perhaps I’m being a little too hard on myself. It’s just that I expect to make more putts than I do, […]

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By The Numbers: Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

| August 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
By The Numbers: Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

The 34th Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship will tee off next week, on Monday August 28, 2017 with over 3000 golfers representing more than twenty countries. It’s the largest golf tournament of its kind in the world.  The 72-hole net stroke play tournament will just about take over Myrtle Beach. One of the highlights of […]

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Walkers Rejoice! Sun Mountain Has Your Back

| July 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Walkers Rejoice! Sun Mountain Has Your Back

I won’t get into the debate on economics of golf cart rentals and health benefits of walking, but it’s estimated that roughly 70% of golf rounds in the USA are played in golf carts, and that number seems to be growing. Part of the reason is that many courses are forcing people to rent a […]

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