A week's worth of tweets, June 13-19, 2011

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Oliver Wilson via Twitter
European Tour player Oliver Wilson took to Twitter last week to show us that he had "all the gadgets out" for a practice session.
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Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and other aspects of their game. Here is a round-up of some of the most interesting golf-related Twitter entries from the week of June 13-19, featuring Paul Stankowski, Briana Vega, Hank Haney and more:

JUNE 19
Vokey Wedges

@VokeyWedges   Time to make some gold wedges! Congrats @McIlroyRory on your historic performance at the US Open! http://yfrog.com/kjxubbjj

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TWEET OF THE WEEK

@PaulStankowski "Checking in at Austin Airport...Golf clubs r 51 LBS. Lady said remove 1 lb. I removed towel. 50.5 lbs. now. She said perfect. #seriously!??" -- PGA Tour player Paul Stankowski

Adams Golf
@AdamsGolfInc   lots of our hybrids in play @Congressional this week. Always proud to end up at the top of the equipment count http://twitpic.com/5e3d7y

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc   That's a Burner SuperFast 2.0 TP driver that YE Yang is relentlessly hitting fairway after fairway with.

Kyle Thompson
@KyleThompsonPGA   Ok this is a obvious plug but wow my @Titleist equipment is working great for me! Loving the ProV1X ball....

Paul Stankowski
@PaulStankowski   After watching Rory clubs work magic mine are chomping at the bit 2 get back to work next week at @TravelersChamp http://twitpic.com/5e200q

Simon Khan
@simonkhangolf   On the stenson snap ,he broke 3 wood then rescue over his knee with me at final hole of PGA 07 . No blood then though

Christina Kim
@TheChristinaKim   I really like @Y_E_Yang's outfit for Sunday at the US Open. Red, white and blue. Very nice touch.

Edward Loar
@BigEinBigD   Nice shirt YE..the 80's called and wants their shirt back.

Briana Vega
@BriVega   Might be my fav yardage book cover yet!! http://twitpic.com/5e0wvl

John Graham, PGA
@JohnGrahamGolf   He's bizarro Gary Player. =) RT @Golfbird35: does Jacobson only have white clothes ?

Paul Azinger
@PaulAzinger   Let me remind everyone, that I invented the belly putter in 1999! #moderndayfirsttouseit

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   No just a different color steel shaft RT @shawnfrack: @HankDHaney is Garigus using graphite shaft irons?

@HankDHaney   I like the @taylormadegc white one's RT @Myred57: @HankDHaney which burner woods/drivers are better this years white or last years black?

@HankDHaney   Same brand RT @cheady20:When on driving range do the pros hit the same brand of golf ball they normally play or just generic range ball?

@HankDHaney   Speed makes the ball fly high so no RT @larsone1: @hankdhaney Are there any long hitters on the tour that play a low ball flight?

JUNE 18
Louise Friberg

@louisefriberg   Practiced under the roof for a while... http://lockerz.com/s/111843502

Bubba Watson
@bubbawatson   What should I wear today?? #camo yfrog.com/kkd2byj

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Half the ball above the clubhead RT @apdetwiler: @HankDHaney what is the proper height to tee up a driver?

@HankDHaney   2.0's a little wider bottom and a little stronger RT @reval14:Is there a big difference between the Taylor Made CB and Burner 2.0 Irons?

@HankDHaney   Stock stiff shaft is great RT @matt_bruce17 Thinking about a R11, have r9 now with stock 65 shaft, swing speed 103-106,suggestion on shaft?

@HankDHaney   Should be the opposite RT @rtcrhino: just got new grips and they are bigger than the other. Will they alter my shot? Seem to be hitting left

JUNE 17
Paula Creamer

@ThePCreamer   Just got all my new clothes from Adidas today for the new line. It is amazing!!! Loving the colors and prints!

Champion Gloves
@jdgloves    Wardrobe change for @PGA_JohnDaly on signage to @LoudMouthGolf at Lions Den entrance. Looking phat. twitpic.com/5d0pno

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   We needed some wedge help on the Van this week...so we hired this guy: http://ow.ly/i/d68T #DaVoke

Titleist
@Titleist   Titleist is the #1 ball at the U.S. Open for the 63rd-consecutive year http://bit.ly/mRRL45 #teamtitleist

Todd Bailey
@ToddABailey   I found my lucky shirt. Two rounds wearing it, 67-66. I'm thinking it will show up again on my back soon.

Christina Kim
@TheChristinaKim   OMG bears you're right “@Teamfrench23: Did Dustin Johnson run out of new hats this week?? I see he is rocking the r9 Taylor made hat today!”

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   “@OlivierCohn: @TitleistEurope Nice truck guys ! yfrog.com/kk92950808j” Thank you. Our home from home

Brittany Lincicome
@Brittany1golf   Got some new Footjoy LoPro collection shoes this week :-) http://yfrog.com/gygheukj

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   The R11 driver was No.1 Driver Model at the US Open and TaylorMade was the No.1 Driver Brand and Metalwood brand #R11longandstraight

SMS Inc.
@SMSInc_On_Tour   The 156 club professionals (at the British PGA Professional Championship) used a total of 172 fairway woods, 144 utility clubs and 15 2 irons.

@SMSInc_On_Tour   There were also 514 wedges being used meaning almost 1 in 3 players had four wedges in their bag.

@SMSInc_On_Tour   35.3% of players did not have a 3 iron in their bag.

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   60 rounds RT @CoachFrizz: @HankDHaney you said before to replace wedges every year. How many rounds is that?

@HankDHaney   I like that RT @MrTAJ2: @HankDHaney need new wedges. PW is 45. Should I buy 50, 54 and 58?

JUNE 16
Nick Faldo

@TheSirNickFaldo   Lucky I wasn't heading to US Open 1st tee! can anyone at #AA find my clubs pls ?

Matrix Shafts
@MatrixShafts   We are very proud to announce that the number of MATRIX shafts in play in the US Open is up an astounding %40... http://fb.me/K0YHAboy

Paul Stankowski
@PaulStankowski   Checking in at Austin Airport...Golf clubs r 51 LBS. Lady said remove 1 lb. I removed towel. 50.5 lbs. now. She said perfect. #seriously!??

Mike Brown, PGA
@MikeBrown_PGA   About to order my new pair of @FootJoy #Icon Wave. White on blue smooth w/ monogram. Boom! #addicted yfrog.com/klq1zsj

Oliver Wilson
@Oliver_Wilson   All the gadgets out today. Love doing work in this environment, proper practice with instant feedback. Need same in uk twitpic.com/5cfiav

Benn Barham
@Bennbarham   I fear Ganey is getting a little too technical with his golf swing!? yfrog.com/kkdnvbj

Kevin Tway
@KevinTway   At the Oven in Ft. Worth with dad..We're cooking up some new sticks to make us #dropbombs

Christina Kim
@TheChristinaKim   I love how comfortable Adam Scott looks with that long putter of his. Great rhythm and stroke. Who's making fun of him now?

Keegan Bradley
@Keegan_Bradley   What do you guys think of one of the new pairs of @OakleySports golf shoes??! http://t.co/pKsOZdz

Paula Creamer
@ThePCreamer   Hey ladies....who says you can't bring pink to the game? Thank you Bushnell for my PINK rangefinder! http://yfrog.com/h82zsqzkj

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   R11 driver and 3 wood, CB irons RT @Bumdout: @HankDHaney what Taylor made clubs are u hitting now?

@HankDHaney   More like a fairway wood RT @wrobers93: how do I swing a hybrid club. Is it more of an iron swing or more of a fairway wood swing.

JUNE 15
Kenny Perry

@KennyPerryGolf   Adidas has me in some pretty special Red, White and Blue shoes for this weekend's US Open! I'm honored to wear... http://fb.me/JJ0VW1Vt

Briana Vega
@BriVega   Personalized yardage book for @carlingcoffing http://twitpic.com/5c5wmc

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Here's a pic of our new advanced fabric BV Diamonds polo...cotton feel with moisture management. Our best polo ever. http://ow.ly/i/d0gc

@VokeyWedges   Our new BV leather belts were custom designed and made in the USA for Vokey by Sole Survivor Leather. Check em out: http://ow.ly/i/cZU0

@VokeyWedges   @titleistontour We agree! With @garywoodland 's length, we recommend 910D3, 12 Vokeys + 1 @ScottyCameron. #perfectsetup

@VokeyWedges   The new Tour Saw coin with Titleist script on the reverse! http://yfrog.com/kkci5wuj

@VokeyWedges   check out our new custom designed BV Belt Buckle with translucent black paintfill...sweet. http://ow.ly/i/cZdi

True linkswear
@TRUElinkswear   Ryan Moore rockin' his US Open TRUE tour Limited Editions at Congressional. Good luck this week RyMo! http://fb.me/Zl1gdOjd

Sophie Gustafson
@SophieGustafson Christmas came early! Check out my new @bridgestonegolf bag. Love it!! lockerz.com/s/111006324

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Darrell survey doing the pre counts on Jim Furyks bag this morning. Don't forget to count the two Fuji's http://twitpic.com/5bx1qp

Dale Marmion
@DaleMarmion   Loving the Itsy Bitsy Spider putter by @TaylorMadeTour after -4 today,is back in the bag this week and feels ... http://tmi.me/bD599

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Nike Tour Rep Ben adjusting Glover's lofts & lies back to what they were for his Quail Hollow win http://lockerz.com/s/111020008

@nikegolf   Another Major win would b nice for @stewartcink He's armed w/a bag full of VR to combat Congressional http://lockerz.com/s/111005240

@nikegolf   Nike's Anthony Kim hitting his VR Pro 3-wood off the tee on hole 2 @usopengolf practice rd today http://lockerz.com/s/110989893

@nikegolf   Lucas Glover discussing his Method 003 putter-it was on fire at Quail Hollow, hope it heats up this wk http://twitpic.com/5bzjn4

@nikegolf   Charl Schwartzel relying on his Masters winning Method 004 proto this wk-checking his backup for same specs http://twitpic.com/5bzbuk

Karen Stupples
@Kstupples   My new fg tour irons with a kbs shaft. Patiently waiting for my V2 fg tour irons :-)@WilsonGolf

Titleist
@Titleist   Titleist Brand Ambassador Steve Stricker putting in some short-game work at the U.S. Open with his @VokeyWedges http://twitpic.com/5c1pz3

Titleist on Tour
@TitleistonTour   Looks like @GaryWoodland is going with fresh @VokeyWedges this week. Really fresh...still in the plastic! yfrog.com/gzwvngnj

Sligo Wear
@sligowear   Check out what @sligowear @BrianGayPGA will be wearing this week at The 2011 U.S. Open. http://ow.ly/i/cZHR

Bettinardi Golf
@BettinardiGolf   New polos and tee shirts for the summer. Do it up. http://fb.me/Zd8qiVqn

Puma Golf
@PUMAGolf   sneak peak at looks @RickieFowlerPGA & Johan Edfors will be wearing tomorrow at @usopengolf http://yfrog.com/ked1iej http://bit.ly/llUUMZ

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc   In-hand photos of the 2011 Summer Commemorative putter headcover that TMaG Staffers have in the bag this week. http://twitpic.com/5bzgqx

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Voke's team in the US working their magic on some new wedges for Robert Karlsson http://yfrog.com/kieeqdj

Michael Johnson
@PirettiGolf   Check out this black Cortino PN with a black PVD shaft. http://lockerz.com/s/110958562

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Tech Lewis doing an early grind on an XFT for Matt Ford http://twitpic.com/5bs1ej

@TaylorMadeTour   Just a few more builds! http://twitpic.com/5bsn9b

@TaylorMadeTour   Well that's the week over at St.Omer for us. All clubs built and players sorted, up to the competitors now #5thMajor

JUNE 14
Black Widow Golf

@BWonTour   American Flag tees for 2011 US Open...a favorite among players this week. yfrog.com/kjpxosj

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Voke made some new wedges for Italian star & @Titleist Brand Ambassador Matteo Manassero. A 250.08 @51 & TVD58. http://ow.ly/i/cX3o

@VokeyWedges   Voke reports from the US Open that he has replaced some wedges for players looking for max conforming spin. The greens are really quick.

@VokeyWedges   US Open update from Da Voke: "Busy week here. Working on some new wedges for guys to deal with the thick rough & heavy sand. Cheers, Voke."

@VokeyWedges   Even Tour players nick their wedges. It's nice to have DaVoke near by for a little TLC: http://ow.ly/i/cWjf cc @TitleistonTour

@VokeyWedges   Here's Voke on the @Titleist Tour Van checking the lie of one of his creations: http://ow.ly/i/cWiF

@VokeyWedges   Vokey loyalist @ZachJohnsonPGA has been trying some new wedges to deal with Congressional's bunkers: http://ow.ly/i/cWbZ http://ow.ly/i/cWcm

Briana Vega
@BriVega   Couple more covers I made! http://twitpic.com/5bkde3

Francesco Molinari
@F_Molinari   RT Nike Tour Rep Ben building a new 58 deg wedge for Nike Athlete @F_Molinari -he's trying a new bounce http://twitpic.com/5bleee

Paige Mackenzie
@Paige_Mackenzie   Getting grip changed on putter...been playing in the house...might see a new gamer next week. We'll see....

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc    TMaG Tour Staffer Jason Day had a smidge of loft added to his Ghost Spider putter Tuesday to counter the pace of Congressional's greens.

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   In size yes RT @ThaRealJoeClark: is there a very big difference between mens and womens golf grips? Im looking to get pink grips!

Kendall Dye
@Kendall_Dye  @PGA_JohnDaly My friend Jessi Gebhardt on the @ROAD2LPGA is kind of obsessed w your lions... http://lockerz.com/s/110660966

Scott Stallings
@stallingsgolf   “@TitleistonTour: Check out this week's special US Open @ScottyCameron head covers. http://t.co/nUXBImM” worst part of missing the open

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc   TMaG Tour Staffer Martin Kaymer stopped by the truck for a regrip and loft/lie check on his irons. http://twitpic.com/5bj8kl

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Nike's @Paul_Casey sporting his custom US Open kicks while re-spiking his Lunar Controls for competition http://twitpic.com/5biwp7

@nikegolf   Nike's @StewartCink rocking limited edition Lunar Controls at the US Open-Avail 6/15 nikestore.com http://twitpic.com/5bib97

Titleist on Tour
@TitleistonTour   Check out this week's special US Open @ScottyCameron head covers. http://t.co/zJ0N5MI

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Poulter getting ready for practice session at Congressional. He loves VC .0 Motore Speeder http://twitpic.com/5bgcp9

@FujikuraOnTour   #1 in the world, Lukes bag in the Mizuno truck doing grips http://twitpic.com/5bfu4l

TaylorMade Golf
taylormadegc   TMaG Tour Staffer Dustin Johnson teed off at 7:22 a.m. this morning. Smoked his R11 driver on the first tee. http://twitpic.com/5bfmqh

Ping Golf
@PingTour   Good morning from the @PingTour Truck! We're adjusting the loft and lie of PING Pro Heath Slocum's new Anser Putter http://t.co/4zktdZR

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   Odyssey bag all set up. Most guys taking adv. of good weather & getting out on the course before rain comes! http://twitpic.com/5bd6zv

@CallawayTourSpy   Cambo, '05 US Open Champ, practicing with his Odyssey Black Series Tour Design putter at Congressional CC http://t.co/3rdXyDX via @si_golf

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Early morning on the Belfry range for PGA Club Pro Champs - nice weather! http://yfrog.com/h24kbalj

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   The Tour Trailer and a lot of flags at St Omer! http://twitpic.com/5bd8qd

@TaylorMadeTour   First job of the day Staffer Niall Kearney's re grips. http://twitpic.com/5bc15v

@TaylorMadeTour   Lots of players testing Burner 2.0 and R11 #busybusybusy

@TaylorMadeTour  TM player Joaquin Estevez, just hit driver on Trackman, 186.mph ball speed 346yards #scarylong

JUNE 13
Paul Casey

@Paul_Casey   Big thanks to @nikegolf for the US Open swag bag and kicks. http://yfrog.com/gyet0ncj

Trevor Immelman
@TrevorImmelman   Spent some quality time with Roger Cleveland and Joey Sprayberry from Callaway today, made a slight adjustment to the sole of my lob wedge.

Jeff Raimer, PGA
@Pinner62   In honor of our Super Bowl Champ QB, I had the number 12 put on my @taylormadegolf balls for @AaronRodgers12 BAM http://tl.gd/b3fevl

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   Firstly clear tape up your yardage book, it keeps it from turning into paper mâché. #TwitPict http://twitpic.com/5b8erp

Anna Nordqvist
@ANordqvist   WOW, The US Open bag the @cobragolf guys are using this week is pretty cool! Hope it has some magic to it- good lu http://twitpic.com/5b7wg6

Hunter Mahan
@HunterMahan   Out at Bethesda country club introducing @PingTour iPing putter app!!

@HunterMahan   Also the new @PingTour anser milled putters are out! Go to your local retailer and pick one up! http://t.co/Zh368vU

@HunterMahan   My new clothes for this week!! Very patriotic in our nations capital!! yfrog.com/gytkwdaj

John Daly
@PGA_JohnDaly   Yeah it's a Chuck Taylor round today and a great 72 degrees! http://lockerz.com/s/110431392

Bridgestone Golf
@bridgestonegolf   RT @usopengolf Players avoid the water when signing posters too. http://t.co/Sy0wBu8

Alf Callowhill
@AlfCallowhill   slight right to left 8 footer... working on starting line #practice #TwitPict http://twitpic.com/5b5svf

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   US Open week has arrived! We are excited for the season's 2nd Major to begin http://lockerz.com/s/110360733

@nikegolf   Check out the custom US Open gear Nike Athlete @stewartcink might be sporting off the course this week. http://lockerz.com/s/110409691

@nikegolf   Custom US Open kicks for our athletes...We made a unique color-way for past champ Lucas Glover #swag http://t.co/Zpq6AIY

@nikegolf   Check out the custom swag bags given to all Nike Athletes competing at the 2011 US Open http://lockerz.com/s/110400445

Kevin Chappell
@Kevin_Chappell   New bag for the US Open this week! http://lockerz.com/s/110428363

Cobra Golf
@cobragolf   and we're off!!! @ianjamespoulter signing autographs immediately after leaving clubhouse #fanfavorite #TwitPict http://twitpic.com/5b2t11

@cobragolf   regripped the entire bag for @ianjamespoulter early this morning #prepwork #TwitPict http://twitpic.com/5b3qsw

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Opening day at the 111th U.S. Open. Congressional CC looking perfect and weather is epic!! http://twitpic.com/5b0612

@FujikuraOnTour   Only a couple of players on the range but a ton on the course. Smart call http://twitpic.com/5b1x85

@FujikuraOnTour   Hunter with his Motore SPD VC 7.1 at Congressional. http://twitpic.com/5b2jqf

@FujikuraOnTour   Would it be asking too much for courtesy cars for Reps at Majors? #justsaying http://twitpic.com/5b3iie

@FujikuraOnTour   Mike S and Fredrik J talking about new drivers http://twitpic.com/5b4ypu

Briana Vega
@BriVega   New grips, and some adjustments of my lofts and lies! No excuses now :) Paul is the the best! So glad he is out here this week!!

@BriVega   Just made a yardage book cover!! Check it out! Who wants one??? http://twitpic.com/5b4onm

Melissa Reid
@melreidgolf   Don't you love it at airports when people look at my clubs and are amazed that a girl can play golf...I just say it's my makeup bag.

@melreidgolf   Blades from PW - 6iron, then cavities. “@cute_kavs: @melreidgolf yfrog.com/h2a93vyj what irons r u using- the blades or cavity back?”

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc   We're at the 2011 U.S. Open. Beautiful morning in Bethesda, MD. Stay tuned for updates/photos from Congressional. http://twitpic.com/5azhjq

@taylormadegc   Here's a look at all things TaylorMade Golf from Monday morning at the 2011 U.S. Open: http://t.co/T3lxZnM

@taylormadegc   TMaG Tour Staffer Retief Goosen just stopped by the truck to check the swingweight on his Tour Preferred MB irons. http://twitpic.com/5b37gb

@TaylorMadeTour   Goosen's special bag for this week that he collected from the US Tour Truck. Like it? http://twitpic.com/5b3dr1

@taylormadegc   We presented our TMaG Tour Staffers with 2011 summer commemorative bags, hats and headcovers this week http://twitpic.com/5b396i

@taylormadegc   TMaG Tour Staffer Sergio Garcia stopped by the Tour Truck Monday before heading to the practice facility. http://twitpic.com/5b4k7z

Titleist
@Titleist   Nothing like a new shipment of Limited Edition #TeamTitleist T-shirts to kick off U.S. Open week! Stay tuned... http://twitpic.com/5b48rk

Ping Golf
@PingTour   Good morning and welcome to the 2011 US Open! Stay tuned for a look from within the ropes this week! @usopengolf http://twitpic.com/5azvhe

@PingTour   It's a busy morning on the truck! We're building new Tour-S wedges for PING Pro Gregory Havret. http://t.co/eD5sVsM

@PingTour   Bending the lie angle on PING Pro @HunterMahan's wedges. After one small tap with the mallet they're ready to go! http://t.co/VaWsqd1

@PingTour   On the practice tee at Congressional CC, PING Pro Miguel Jimenez warms up with his S56 irons. @usopengolf http://t.co/0N8rh60

Black Widow Golf
@BWonTour   Official Scorecard for 2011 US Open. http://t.co/j5b465k

@BWonTour   Inside the Locker Room at the US Open. http://t.co/XBoCoc8

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   Congrats to the BMW Italian Open winner who used a #Callaway #RAZR Hawk 3wd, X-Forged Irons & Odyssey BSi#1 putter #winnersplaycallaway

@CallawayTourSpy   At the BMW Italian Open, there were 5 Odyssey putters in the Top 10 and 3 Callaway Drivers in the Top 6

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   At the St. Jude Classic, @Titleist had 135 Vokey wedges in play, 63 more than the nearest competitor. #YearofDaVoke

@VokeyWedges   Another win for Vokey wedges! Congrats to Harrison Frazar on your victory at the St. Jude!


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