Tag: Tour

Aldila Tour Green Shaft

| December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment
Aldila Tour Green Shaft

Aldila has been making graphite golf shafts for as long as I can remember, and has been one of the industry leaders for decades. Aldila is actually an Italian word that means “the next life” or “above and beyond” depending on the context. As manufacturing processes and materials continue to improve, golf shafts have become more […]

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Charley Hull and Minjee Lee Headline LPGA Q School Field

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment
Charley Hull and Minjee Lee Headline LPGA Q School Field

International Teen Stars Headline LPGA Q School Finals Field Teen golf sensations Charley Hull of England and Minjee Lee of Australia will be two of the major headliners at the final stage of LPGA Qualifying School in early December. They are among 155 players who will be trying to earn their LPGA cards for the […]

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TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Golf Balls

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Golf Balls

TaylorMade is making waves in the golf equipment market with their “Loft Up” message that relates to the popular SLDR driver. They also recently announced the new line of Tour Preferred irons, which should be very popular. Next up are the new Tour Preferred golf balls! The last two performance golf balls TaylorMade had to […]

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The Road (Back) to the LPGA

| January 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Road (Back) to the LPGA

The Symetra Tour is the official developmental tour of the LPGA. It is made up primarily of young women from all around the world who have just turned pro and are trying to make the big jump to the highest level in women’s professional golf. The tour’s official nickname is “The Road to the LPGA.” […]

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TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Irons

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Irons

TaylorMade is at it again. More new clubs! This time they are addressing a segment of the market that has been lacking in recent years – low handicap golfers. Large, clunky looking irons aren’t very popular with better players, and while TaylorMade will tell you their staff pros are playing the RocketBladez Tour irons, the […]

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Masters Inspired Socks From Kentwool

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
Masters Inspired Socks From Kentwool

Ordinarily I have a hard time getting excited about something like socks, but as I’ve mentioned before about Kentwool – These aren’t ordinary socks! After getting a few pairs to try out for our initial review, I bought several more pairs and now I find that I can’t wear anything else. I wear them to […]

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Nike Covert Distance Challenge

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Nike Covert Distance Challenge

Golf Galaxy has teamed up with Nike Golf to bring golfers across the country the Nike Covert Distance Challenge. Every weekend (Friday through Sunday) in March 2013, Nike gurus will be in-store to deliver club fittings. Golfers of all levels are invited to bring in their existing driver to test against the new Nike VR_S […]

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Hannah Yun: What a way to start a career

| December 18, 2011 | 1 Comment
Hannah Yun: What a way to start a career

19-year-old Hannah Yun is preparing to begin her rookie season on the LPGA Tour in 2012. However, when you consider what happened the first day she began playing the game, it’s amazing that she plays golf at all. When Hannah was just seven years old her father, Changsu, took her out to a golf course […]

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Premium 3 Wood Shootout

| December 11, 2011 | 1 Comment
Premium 3 Wood Shootout

For a while I’ve been searching for a replacement for my current 3-wood, which is an Adams RPM LP Tour Prototype with 13 degrees of loft, fitted with the awesome Fujikura Rombax 7W06 shaft. It is over five years old, but I have yet to find a club that can beat it. I put it […]

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Tour Striker – Review

| June 10, 2011 | 4 Comments
Tour Striker – Review

Here at intothegrain.com, we get plenty of training aids and swing gadgets to try out. Some of them work great, and others… not so much. When I first saw the ads for the Tour Striker I thought it would be just like many golf training aids that claim to fix your swing, so I paid […]

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Callaway Tour i(s) Golf Ball

| November 9, 2009 | 3 Comments
Callaway Tour i(s) Golf Ball

Callaway has a new golf ball called the Tour i(s), and from the immediate success it has seen on tour, it will be a hit. Just ask Ernie Els and Ryan Moore; using the new ball, they finished second and third this past weekend at the WGC HSBC Masters in China, behind Callaway staff player […]

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