A week's worth of tweets, September 19-25, 2011

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Vokey Wedges took to Twitter last week to show off the beautiful finish on the new TK-56 prototype wedges.
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Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Published: Monday, September 26, 2011 | 6:52 p.m.

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 September 19-25, featuring Davis Love III, Sandra Gal, Ian Poulter and more:

SEPTEMBER 25
FootJoy

@FootJoy   Bill Haas demonstrates how crucial performance footwear is when hitting from the lake on 17! Shot of the year by one of golf's great guys.

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TWEET OF THE WEEK

@derekgolf "@msspga If i had to use the long putter I wouldn't break 100. If it helps people play better then it shouldn't be banned," -- Derek McDonald, PGA Professional and the founder of SwingCzar.com.

Simon Wilson
@pgatourshaftrep   "@karldunn_pga: @pgatourshaftrep difference between px 6.0 flighted and x100??" 6.0 is softer flex and descending weight, X1 is constant!

SEPTEMBER 24
FootJoy

@FootJoy   Lot of custom FJ MyJoys at the Solheim Cup! #1shoeingolf

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   It is here to stay RT @CadeBreaz:do you think the belly putter will be the complete future of golf ?

SEPTEMBER 23
Hunter Mahan

@HunterMahan   “@huntermahan2: @HunterMahan can u please tell me what putter do you use?” I use a the @PingTour anser 1

Whitlam Golf
@WhitlamGolfUSA   "@The_Club_Fix: New @WhitlamGolfUSA putters are in the studio! What an arsenal. yfrog.com/nwuzqoj" nice.

Tommy Gainey
@TwoGlovesGolf   The UPS guy just left. Thank you Under Armour for the new shirts. Love them!

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Check out the beautiful finish on our new TK-56 prototypes. "The Rock" is headed out! yfrog.com/kfm0gnyj

@VokeyWedges   Check out the grooves on our new repair tool! t.co/h9Kn1K2q

Stephanie Connelly
@S_L_Connelly   Mr. Vokey is such a classy man, glad to have worked with him and appreciate all his help :) @VokeyWedges new wedges arriving soon!

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Fuji had 2x the amount of driver shafts at the Tour Championship this week. Here's to hopefully having a $10 million driver shaft!

David Byrne
@David_Byrne87   @themichellewie uses a 46" belly putter, mine is 41" - where did I go wrong. Trade heights Michelle? Lol

Sligo Wear Inc.
@sligowear   More stock has arrived! yfrog.com/nx2cfej

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Tech Darren Hill sorting shafts for Hong Kong event in December. #USTshafts twitpic.com/6p8qjz

@TaylorMadeTour   Fairway and Hybrid matrix for HSBC tournament in November. twitpic.com/6p8osa

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   No way now RT @t_bridges: Hank do u think the belly putter will eventually be outlawed?

@HankDHaney   Depends could be huge RT @Welsie711: 9handicapper, never been fitted for clubs, how much difference does fitting make?

SEPTEMBER 22
Davis Love III

@Love3d   New Scotty belly tryout in paddle and putt warehouse! http://yfrog.com/o0f78cj

Derek McDonald, PGA
@derekgolf   @msspga If i had to use the long putter I wouldn't break 100. If it helps people play better then it shouldn't be banned.

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Making it better.For the athlete.For the consumer.Tobie & @TigerWoods working on the TW Nike Free-inspired shoe twitpic.com/6ozctn

@nikegolf   Rock & Rick examining numbers while doing some equipment testing with @TigerWoods twitpic.com/6owgu5

@nikegolf   On course today, @TigerWoods talking about the Method technology in his Method 001 putter twitpic.com/6oxiyg

Tommy Gainey
@TwoGlovesGolf   Thanks @AOSmithHotWater for the hats! Personalized for the little man...... twitpic.com/6oxf81

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   The leader of the Tour Championship fired an opening round 64 with an @odysseygolf Sabertooth Long Putter.

Aldila Golf
@AldilaGolf   #Aldila Golf is the number 1 wood shaft brand at all 4 #PGA FedEx Cup playoff events!!

Kelly Williams, PGA
@KWPGA   Coming to @GreenbrierGCC proshop in March. Preorder your new @FootJoy contour casuals today. First look! lockerz.com/s/140965817

Sandra Gal
@TheSandraGal   Callaway sent me those amazing Euro shoes! I got one pair signed by the girls. yfrog.com/kkvu2wxj

Jason Sutton
@golfgurutv   Fresh gear for the Guru. Check it #carmelcc lockerz.com/s/141007851

Titleist
@Titleist   Titleist is the #1 Ball at the @2011SolheimCup: bit.ly/ppMRpH #teamtitleist

Titleist Canada
@TitleistCA   The @pgaofcanada Assistants Championship Ball Count: Titleist 86 vs Nearest Competitor 18.

@TitleistCA   Titleist was #1 in all major equipment categories at the @pgaofcanada Assistants Championship. The winner trusted the Pro V1x golf ball.

Justin Rose
@JustinRose99    RT @IanJamesPoulter It's a new 50 gram shaft gone up half inch and the numbers are really very good. launch up, spi... tl.gd/d826bn

Christian Cevaer
@ChCEVAER   Back fr. Paris with my new Lacoste autumn/winter collection personal pick. Excited to wear it ! Thx Lacoste ! twitpic.com/6onjit

SEPTEMBER 21
Titleist Africa

@TitleistAfrica   Titleist is the overwhelming golf ball of choice at the Vodka Origins Final @ Legend Golf resort! 75% of the field plays Titleist!

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Coming soon to WedgeWorks...the Vokey 56-TK Prototype. In a brand new finish, Rioja Copper. Check it out: http://ow.ly/6ALOy

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Bridgestone getting ready for a fitting day at East Lake. http://yfrog.com/h31y4cgj

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   TMaG staff player Richard Bland and his 44.5" Ghost putter. http://twitpic.com/6o8lxi

@TaylorMadeTour   John Daly over in Europe for five weeks, with his TM driver. http://twitpic.com/6o84uy

@TaylorMadeTour   TMaG staff player Clodomiro Carranza warming up with his R11 9 degree. http://twitpic.com/6o796k

Carling Coffing
@carlingcoffing   Just got a Ping belly putter hmmmm what do you guys think??

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   New @Cobragolf ZL driver going down the range at pace. take a look #TwitPict http://twitpic.com/6o8inp

@IanJamesPoulter   Yes I have found some yardage folks new shaft and head, happy days.

@IanJamesPoulter   It's a new 50 gram shaft gone up half inch and the numbers are really very good. launch up, spin down, carry up, ball speed up. Nice combo.

Chip Beck
@ChipBeck59   The fitting at Callaway was absolutely incredible. John Degen is such a great fitter, I can't believe how good he is. I

Mark Foster
@markfozgolf   Still on the technical stuff #zen http://yfrog.com/h06c0mcqj

Daniel Gaunt
@dangaunt   New mizuno wedges now in play. Been using them last two days and are amazing.thanks @MizunoGolf_News @Mizwedge

SEPTEMBER 20
Nike Golf

@nikegolf   Did you know.....Method putters have won 26 times on worldwide tours including 3 major championships? Just sayin...

@nikegolf   The new face of confidence, and @suzannpettersen's new best friend...meet the Method Core Drone, coming 11.1.11 http://twitter.com/nikegolf/status/116198082105978880/photo/1

@nikegolf   Check out the custom Air Embellish that @themichellewie will be wearing to compete at The Solheim Cup http://twitpic.com/6nzgon

Matthew Nixon
@mattnixon_golf   24 long hours since they went missing the golf clubs have just turned up! Just gotta worry about winning now! Should be easy now :)

Gerina Mendoza Piller
@Gerinapiller   On our way to the airport to fly out to the Solheim cup!! These are my rain pants I made. GO USA http://lockerz.com/s/140450541

Ping Golf
@PingTour   Before today's matches began, these custom PING Junior Solheim Cup bags rested inside the locker room of Team USA... http://twitter.com/PingTour/status/116265465256488960/photo/1

Jason Gore
@JasonGore59   “@4KidsGolf: @JasonGore59 Would you recommend a Jr. Golfer to start with a long putter?”. I'm old school, so, no I wouldn't.

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   The TVD60 has 8* of bounce and a narrower crescent sole. Both are shotmaker's wedges, but TVD60 is more suitable for the neutral to slider.

Rife Putters
@RIFEPUTTERS   Many have asked what putter Peter Senior is using. It's the Center Shafted Long Hybrid Mallet. http://rifeputters.com/products/hybrid/102/hybrid-mallet-cs-long/

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Inside Mizuno's new tour truck http://yfrog.com/nvgcbmaj

Michael Johnson
@PirettiGolf   Out at the Tour Championship. http://lockerz.com/s/140411877

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Its been raining all day in Austria and staffer LLoyd Saltman has had some extra stamping done to his wedge http://yfrog.com/kfckkwpj

@TitleistEurope   A new @VokeyWedges for Joel Sjoholm, funky stamping!! http://yfrog.com/hwbmvewj

@TitleistEurope   What do you think of our Austrian ASM's car plate? Imagine there was one for our @FootJoy colleagues http://yfrog.com/h315ptekj

@TitleistEurope   What do you think guys @FootJoy @McIlroyRory ?? http://yfrog.com/gz4h1dhj

Brett Packee, PGA
@brettpackeegolf   The new @mizuno wedges are out... HOT!!! http://s7d4.scene7.com/is/image//MizunoUSA/mizuno-golf-mpr-golf-wedge-5-f-7373?fmt=png-alpha&hei=406&wid=625

SMS Inc.
@SMSInc_On_Tour   Only 1 in 10 European Tour golfers have carried a 2 iron so far this season.

@SMSInc_On_Tour   35.7% of European Tour golfers so far this season do not carry a 3 iron in their bag.

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Steven O'Hara in his new adidas rain jacket and TOUR360 ATV shoes. http://twitpic.com/6nq84w

Simon Hurd
@druhbelts   Team USA buckles for the solheim cup http://yfrog.com/kez40zij

Whitlam Golf
@WhitlamGolfUSA   Devon center shaft http://twitpic.com/6nnsam http://twitpic.com/6nnsal http://twitpic.com/6nns9f

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Most come all the same unless special ordered RT @GO_FARR: Do steel shafted wedges have different flexes or the same?

@HankDHaney   Budget decision RT @Drew_Friedrich: have a chance to purchase used titleist ap2 cheap. or full price r11. HELP ME CHOOSE!

SEPTEMBER 19
Nike Golf

@nikegolf   Check out the custom Lunar Links Nike's @SuzannPettersen will be sporting for The Solheim Cup http://twitpic.com/6njwwk

Club Glove
@ClubGloveUSA   We made this Billboard Bag for Nees Harley Davidson... liked it so much I had to share it with you! http://twitter.com/ClubGloveUSA/status/115913792143101952/photo/1

Simon Hurd
@druhbelts   Solheim cup belt.I would say this but it looks amazing. http://yfrog.com/h32yrsmj

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   The winner of the Navistar LPGA Classic is the youngest LPGA winner ever at 16 years, 7 months. She used a White Hot XG 330 Mallet Putter.

Brett Packee, PGA
@brettpackeegolf   A lot of hype goes into $300+ golf shafts yet many players at @BMW champ this week were playing very basic @ust, graphite design, nv

Angela Stanford
@Angela_Stanford   Never gets old. Love it http://lockerz.com/s/140186115

@Angela_Stanford   Love my shoes!! Today has been like Christmas!! Thank u @PingTour and @TFJgolfgirl http://lockerz.com/s/140162008

Ann Cain
@TFJgolfgirl   Solheim Cup FJ shoe count, 13 of 24 players, next closest competitor is 4.

@TFJgolfgirl   Solheim Cup Titleist ball count, 14 of 24 players, next closest competitor is 4.

@TFJgolfgirl  Team Europe Titleist Pro V1 Azahara Munoz, and her geared locker. @azaharaGolf http://twitpic.com/6nnoj6

Azahara Munoz
@AzaharaGOLF   How cool is my bag???? :-) http://yfrog.com/h75oktcj

Sandra Gal
@TheSandraGal   The Solheim Cup rookie is loving this! Thanks for everything! http://yfrog.com/g0nantj

Karin Sjodin
@karin_sjodin   When I offered to take my coach's golf bag back to OK I wasn't aware of a minor detail: I only have 2 hands... http://lockerz.com/s/140187981

Titleist
@Titleist   Momentum continues for Titleist golf ball players with 4-win week across worldwide pro tours http://bit.ly/qojAAO #teamtitleist

Mizuno Golf
@Golf_Mizuno   Charles Howell III checking out the new tour trailer. http://yfrog.com/nz3ifyj

@Golf_Mizuno  What's in your bag? http://yfrog.com/o082160712j

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   @odysseygolf Pros Mickelson and Els have made their Presidents Cup teams - Lefty is the only player to compete in every Presidents Cup.

Jane Spicer
@DaphnesCovers   We are so pleased,proud ( & flattered) to have our #golf club covers on the bags of the Solheim Cup team USA. Go ladies go!

Pukka Headwear
@pukkaheadwear   Stupples' #SolheimCup Bag: RT @Kstupples: V cool :-) http://lockerz.com/s/140131170

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Truck open and very busy for a Monday, can't believe how cold it is in Austria. http://twitpic.com/6ndlm4

@TaylorMadeTour   Justin Rose WITB: R11 8.0 Driver, R9 #3 FW, R11 #5 FW, TP MB Irons, Corza Ghost Putter, Penta TP ball #99, adidas apparel & footwear

@TaylorMadeTour   TaylorMade drivers have now won more times on the European & PGA Tour combined than any other brand with 21 wins in 2011 #R11andBurner

@TaylorMadeTour   Justin wore the white/lime version on Friday, but won on Sunday with this one (avail Feb 2012 at adidas Golf retailers) http://twitter.com/TaylorMadeTour/status/115725531089076225/photo/1

@TaylorMadeTour   Justin was sporting the new adiSTREET golf shoe with spikeless traction technology (avail Feb 2012) & here's a pic! http://twitter.com/TaylorMadeTour/status/115724486237618176/photo/1

 


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