A week's worth of tweets, June 11-17, 2012

Ernie Els' bag of Callaway clubs
Callaway Golf via Twitter
Callaway Golf took to Twitter last week at the U.S. Open to show us Ernie Els' bag, specifically the three X Prototype Utility Irons he's carrying.
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PGA.com

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 11-17, featuring Jeff Overton, Brittany Lincicome, NASCAR's Denny Hamlin and more:

JUNE 17
Ping Golf  ‏

@PingTour  With a putter victory today at the 112th US Open, PING is now 2 for 2 this year in Major Championships. #SolidGoldPutters

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TWEET OF THE WEEK

@DaphnesCovers: "I bought my son new #golf clubs. He just came home w/ the head of the driver caved in. He said it was cuz of an extra hard ball... Hmmm" -- Jane Spicer of Daphne's HeadCovers

Titleist on Tour  ‏
@TitleistonTour  Congratulations @webbsimpson1 on winning your first major. Well played and well deserved! Proud to have you as a member of Team Titleist.

Kartel & G-Mac  ‏
@Kartel_Clothing  To keep the pink theme going @Graeme_McDowell will be wearing his coral pink design for the final round. #pinkpower http://pic.twitter.com/zvmVjXpm

Nike Golf 
@nikegolf  Will @TigerWoods VR Pro 60 bring fist pumps & roars like it did Sunday at Memorial? #USOpen http://twitpic.com/9xmebs

Matt Haines  ‏
@MattHaines_Golf  Putting rail 4 @nikegolf balls and the us open. Perfect sunday evening http://lockerz.com/s/217976203

Ion Loop  ‏
@IonLoop  Louie does not take off his South-African flag bracelet! Time and time again he’s shown his patriotism and love of... http://fb.me/H2seKVR6

John Letters Golf  ‏
@JohnLettersGolf  Go try the new @JohnLettersGolf fairway. The most playable fairway in golf. http://pic.twitter.com/Q1USJroP

JUNE 16
Penfold Golf  ‏
@penfoldgolf  Penfold's Harry Polo would look great on the course at Olympic Park today http://bit.ly/LglJ1T #USOpen http://ow.ly/i/HpnN

Thomas Levet  ‏
@thomaslevetgolf  Raphael Jacquelin Driver Headcover ...nice !!! http://pic.twitter.com/RPpqYLR5

@thomaslevetgolf  Orange pants from Morgan Hoffman !!! Who can beat that !! maybe @IanJamesPoulter http://pic.twitter.com/CrP1qK6Z

Ion Loop  ‏
@IonLoop  Rafael Cabrera-Bello is another fan of our flag bracelets! He shows his country pride on the course by wearing a... http://fb.me/1Jr7jD34V

Callaway Golf  ‏
@CallawayGolf  Moving Day at the #USOpen = #FathersDay Eve. Impress Dad w/ the upro mx+ golf GPS from Callaway. http://bit.ly/JAaK28 http://yfrog.com/hsuossp

FootJoy Europe  ‏
@FootJoyEurope  “@Cando78: @FootJoyEurope there really comfy http://pic.twitter.com/IMaWXWNX” That is a very pretty pair of golf shoes!

Simon Wilson  ‏
@pgatourshaftrep  “@AaronWilson95: @pgatourshaftrep if I play a regular flex Nippon 950 in my irons what do I want for a pxi driving shaft ?” you need a set

TaylorMade Golf Europe  ‏
@TaylorMadeTour  “@neilraymondgolf: Rolex definitely know what the best ball is!! @TaylorMadeTour #penta #propergolfball http://pic.twitter.com/tqATRazY

JUNE 15
Jane Spicer ‏

@DaphnesCovers   I bought my son new #golf clubs. He just came home w/ the head of the driver caved in. He said it was cuz of an extra hard ball... Hmmm

Callaway Golf  ‏
@CallawayGolf   Solid 69 by Furyk today, in the house at 1-under. Here's Jim getting his #RAZRFit driver dialed in earlier this week. http://yfrog.com/h8wwcxfnj

Edel Golf  ‏
@EDELgolf   “@fsupokerplayer: @EDELgolf Putter and wedge fittings at Red Rock CC in Las Vegas. #can you aim your putter? http://pic.twitter.com/NtdlX01R

SMS Inc.  ‏
@SMSInc_On_Tour   Clubs in play per player this week @European_Tour @Challenge_Tour - Fairway woods 1.15, Utilities 0.94, 2 irons 0.06, wedges 3.24 #stomer

@SMSInc_On_Tour   Clubs in player @European_Tour @Challenge_Tour 36.5% of players didn't have a 3 iron in their bag. 12.2% had a long or belly putter #stomer

@SMSInc_On_Tour   Average lofts at latest @European_Tour @Challenge_Tour event #stomer. Driver 9.1 degrees, fairway woods 15.0 degrees, utilities 18.8 degrees

JUNE 14
Adams Golf  ‏

@AdamsGolfInc   Idea Black CB3 may be perfect, could also try Pro a12 RT @Dest_Ren: @AdamsGolfInc i have 10 handicap, which irons you recommend me?

Puma Golf 
@PUMAGolf   Like @RickieFowlerPGA 's kicks today? They're the new #evoSPEED shoes and you can snag those now http://bit.ly/JZJG7X http://pic.twitter.com/GHCWtlCB

Titleist Canada  ‏
@TitleistCA   Very nice Kyle! RT @loneyjr: This is how I mark my @TitleistCA ProV1. http://pic.twitter.com/CLnBaI4m

Stephanie Connelly  ‏
@S_L_Connelly   How I'm marking my @Titleist this week @TFJgolfgirl @golfdotz http://pic.twitter.com/CfacoH55

@S_L_Connelly   And the other side @TFJgolfgirl @Titleist @golfdotz http://pic.twitter.com/2LuK7GWo

FootJoy Europe  ‏
@FootJoyEurope   1, 2, 3 in the world on their way in the US Open @LukeDonald @McIlroyRory + @WestwoodLee all in FJ shoes, 2 FJ gloves #fjthemarkofaplayer

Trevor Derrheim  
@59beltsGUY   Alistair Presnell in his Ltd. Ed. US Open buckle at Olympic - Lookin good Pres.. Pic courtesy of @gdm43pga - Thx Greg! http://pic.twitter.com/OXitl0hR

Vokey Wedges  ‏
@VokeyWedges   Vokey will once again be the #1 wedge @usopengolf . Good luck to all our Vokey loyalists!

Callaway Golf Europe  ‏
@CallawayTourSpy   Alvaro aced the 288yd Par 4 7th yesterday with his #RAZRFit Driver & #HEXBlackTour ball @usopengolf #epicRAZRFit http://pic.twitter.com/KceTuUg0

JUNE 13
Cobra Golf  ‏

@cobragolf   At the @usopengolf @RickieFowlerPGA is using a custom #monoline head cover that matches his bag. #swag http://pic.twitter.com/1fs1NCuy

Nike Golf  ‏
@nikegolf   Tiger crushing his VR driver on the historic 670 yard par 5 16th today at Olympic. #usopen http://twitpic.com/9w5i8w

@nikegolf   Lucas Glover works on his putter alignment while preppin for his run at a second #usopen title. http://twitpic.com/9w3wgj

@nikegolf   Rockin the sport collection at the #usopen @Kevin_Chappell is on the range working on squaring the club face. http://twitpic.com/9w34r2

@nikegolf   Givin love to his VR_S Forged 3 iron, @simondyson77 attacking the Par4 288yd 7th hole. #usopen http://twitpic.com/9w1pib

@nikegolf   A new VR_S driver for @simondyson77 at #usopen - The tour van tipped the shaft a 1/2" http://twitpic.com/9w3fh9

Kyle Thompson  ‏
@KyleThompsonPGA   Now this is cool!! @titleist http://pic.twitter.com/BkrvGEm5

Callaway Golf  ‏
@CallawayGolf   Yeah. So, Quiros just ACED the 288 yard par-4 7th hole at Olympic w/ his #RAZRFit driver & HEX Black Tour golf ball. http://pic.twitter.com/82hcChiM

Callaway Golf Europe  ‏
@CallawayTourSpy   Ernie Els' bag, complete with set of X Utility Proto's http://pic.twitter.com/WnhYCVTr

Vokey Wedges  ‏
@VokeyWedges   Getting ready to send out goodies to Vokey loyalists @zachjohnsonpga @bobbygates @thekevinna @stallingsgolf (cont.) http://pic.twitter.com/9nw7usY3

@VokeyWedges   Front and back of our new BV diamonds ball markers! http://pic.twitter.com/ZxmIYcrV

@VokeyWedges   Here's our man #AD working on a lie adjustment for a @usopengolf Vokey gamer. Rocking the new Tour Saw belt buckle! http://pic.twitter.com/EVTJwWwx

@VokeyWedges   Voke working on an "emergency wedge" for a Vokey loyalist. 62* needed for the rough around the greens @usopengolf http://pic.twitter.com/IFdbgs1J

Ping Golf  ‏
@PingTour   With his i20 driver in hand PING Pro @markwilsongolf hits it #FilthyLong on the par 4 5th hole measuring 498 yards. http://pic.twitter.com/zO23klG6

Ping Tour Europe  ‏
@PINGTourEurope   Want to know what's in PING Pro Louis Oosthuizen's bag for @USOpenGolf this week? Have a look here: http://ow.ly/i/H4hM

@PINGTourEurope   Miguel Angel Jimenez looks to be switching to a #Scottsdale Wolverine C putter this week.  ‏

@PINGTourEurope   PING Pro @huntermahan pitches into the par-5 16th at Olympic Club with his #Anser wedge http://ow.ly/i/H654 #practice

TaylorMade Golf  ‏
@TaylorMadeGolf   A fish-eye look inside the PGA Tour truck @usopengolf on Wednesday #us @ 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/L0tCTeSO2O/

TaylorMade Golf Europe  ‏
@TaylorMadeTour   St Omer club builds - 39 R11S, 10 RBZ drivers, 46 RBZ fairways. 12 sets of loft and lies, 14 sets of re-grips plus many more little tweaks.

Matthew Nixon  ‏
@mattnixon_golf   12 happy @TitleistEurope PRO V1X balls marked and ready to go this week!!! Bring on St Omer! #no1ballingolf http://pic.twitter.com/0nhq6gzL

Titleist
@Titleist   New Limited Edition @ScottyCameron Putter: Inspired by @McIlroyRory. Check it out... http://www.titleist.com/teamtitleist/b/tourblog/archive/2012/06/13/limited-edition-scotty-cameron-putter-inspired-by-rory-mcilroy.aspx #TeamTitleist

Titleist Europe  ‏
@TitleistEurope   64 years. One ball. @Titleist. The #1 ball played at the U.S. Open since 1949 & still counting. #TeamTitleist RT this for a chance to win.

Trevor Derrheim  ‏  
@
59beltsGUY   John Peterson rockin the Ltd. Edition U.S. Open buckle at Olympic! Photo courtesy of @gdm43pga - Thanks Greg! http://pic.twitter.com/WrPVVSra

Luke List  ‏
@SirDoubleL   Pumped for new @CallawayGolf wedges stamped w/ my fav adopted coach @fdarbs & my alterego #Chet #Alan #alllovefrank http://pic.twitter.com/L2twcEMh

Whitlam Golf  ‏
@WhitlamGolfUSA   New proto muscle cavity in black pvd with white paint. Matching black pvd shaft and white ferrules http://twitpic.com/9w1tf5

@WhitlamGolfUSA   New proto muscle cavity in black pvd with green and white paint. Matching black pvd shaft and green ferrules http://twitpic.com/9w1soa

@WhitlamGolfUSA   Proto muscle cavity in black pvd with tiff blue and black pvd shaft to match. http://twitpic.com/9w1s97

@WhitlamGolfUSA   Proto muscle cavity in black pvd with yellow paint and black pvd shaft http://twitpic.com/9w1rv1

@WhitlamGolfUSA   New proto muscle cavity in black pvd with orange paint http://twitpic.com/9w1rdi

JULY 12
Nike Golf‏

@nikegolf   Early morning round for @TigerWoods. Blasting his VR Pro Blades on the 5th this morning at Olympic. #usopen http://twitpic.com/9vpelf

@nikegolf   3 stars on the jacket for @TigerWoods US Open wins. Custom jackets and bags for Nike Athletes in the field http://pic.twitter.com/IvsStKYy

@nikegolf   FREE swag for Nike Athletes @usopengolf - Special touch on the kicks for past champs, @TigerWoods and Lucas Glover http://pic.twitter.com/V39ITVl5

@nikegolf   The Tour Van is ready to repair anything...today it was adding an extra hole to tighten @F_Molinari's belt! http://twitpic.com/9vt5k9

@nikegolf   Attacking the Par4 288yd 7th w/his VR driver @TigerWoods hit it within 3ft of the pin. #usopen prep #counts. http://twitpic.com/9vu0h9

Robert Garrigus  ‏
@robertgarrigus   Love this head cover for the us open hope it's all smiles this week!! http://pic.twitter.com/j9CYKL9U

Vokey Wedges‏
@VokeyWedges   Things were getting a little busy on the van @usopengolf so we brought in this guy to help. #DaVoke #legend http://pic.twitter.com/RDLhYXZW

@VokeyWedges   As a special gift for the @usopengolf , we hooked up our Vokey loyalists with the new ball marks. Here's @webbsimpson1 http://pic.twitter.com/Y3oL9G2G

@VokeyWedges   Our friend @GaryWoodland also got a special gift from #DaVoke: http://pic.twitter.com/vsV26vuj

@VokeyWedges   How do you mark your @Titleist ? With DaVoke's gloves of course. #invokewetrust http://pic.twitter.com/LkErhbRe

@VokeyWedges   Vokey loyalist Tim Clark will be rockin' the new BV ball marks at Olympic this week: http://pic.twitter.com/6ZGSJDs1

@VokeyWedges   Two time 2012 winner @JasonDufner with his new Vokey ball markers: #GoDuf http://pic.twitter.com/q8Fp4ZrO

@VokeyWedges   An instant classic...the WedgeWorks Tour Saw cap! http://pic.twitter.com/KZxXdXSB

Kevin Tway  ‏
@KevinTway   Gonna try out @TigerWoods shoes today on the course http://lockerz.com/s/216544619

LoudMouth Golf ‏
@LoudMouthGolf  . @KyleLograsso in his new Loudmouth Sport Coat! http://pic.twitter.com/6M4rabXY

Rife Putters ‏
@RIFEPUTTERS   We may need to get our 6'9 friend @BrianMccormack a new belly putter. This 43" Barbados clearly wasn't long enough! http://pic.twitter.com/axi2DPCM

@RIFEPUTTERS   Last weekends winners on both the LPGA and Nationwide Tours were rolling Rife Putters. #Rife4Life

Chris Thornton  ‏
@christhegolfpro   Big thanks to @JRGolf_Worx for my new grips to support England in Euro 2012! #Euro2012 http://pic.twitter.com/Mumf6lMG

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   ‏Alvaro with Callaway's Roger Cleveland, fine-tuning his wedges @usopengolf http://pic.twitter.com/qbvlZ1PJ

Callaway Golf ‏
@CallawayGolf   Close-up of Ernie's bag, showcasing the three X Prototype Utility Irons he's carrying this week at Olympic. #Fairways http://yfrog.com/hsc7uyzj

FairwayStyles.com‏
@FairwayStyles   @arniewear Limited Edition US Open polo just arrived, can't beat the Red, White, and Blue! http://bit.ly/MAh99l

G/Fore‏
@getgfore   Actor and Comedian Tim Allen added some colour to his game with G/FORE Tangerine. http://fb.me/tGzCefyw

Ping Tour Europe‏
@PINGTourEurope   Here's @WestwoodLee having a rip at the 288yd 7th at Olympic Club - look at the beauties in the corner! http://ow.ly/i/GR8b

@PINGTourEurope   And here they are: @WestwoodLee's bag close up: http://ow.ly/i/GVn0 #i20

@PINGTourEurope   Louis Ooshuizen's turn to try out a Tour-exclusive #i20 2-Iron http://ow.ly/i/GWM6

@PINGTourEurope   A fresh new grip for Louis Oosthuizen's #Scottsdale ZBS ahead of @USOpenGolf http://ow.ly/i/GWGD #USOpen

@PINGTourEurope   Want to know what's in staff player & 2007 champ Angel Cabrera's bag for @USOpenGolf this week? Have a look: http://ow.ly/i/GR6K

@PINGTourEurope   PING Pro Angel Cabrera using his Masters winning IWI 1/2 craze- b putter on the green at Olympic Club: http://ow.ly/i/GUZE

TaylorMade Golf ‏
@TaylorMadeGolf   Our Ghost Tour putters are ready to go for Tuesday @usopengolf #usopen @ 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/LxysOsyO5F/

@TaylorMadeGolf   Peter Hanson and Jason Day's Special Edition @usopengolf Staff bags ar @ 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/Lx6OHDyO8E/

@TaylorMadeGolf   TMaG Staffers even have the Special Edition @usopengolf logo on their @ 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/LyKy3SSOzH/

TaylorMade Golf Europe‏
@TaylorMadeTour   Just a few orders!!! #5thmajor #StOmer http://twitpic.com/9vlozx

Adams Golf‏
@AdamsGolfInc   congrats! RT @restontechwiz Thanks @adamsgolfinc new LS driver helped me win the long drive contest at Springfield CC http://pic.twitter.com/6pOnPfA2

Titleist Canada‏
@TitleistCA   64 Years. One Ball. @TitleistCA. The #1 ball played at the U.S. Open since 1949 and still counting. #TeamTitleist

Cleveland Golf Srixon‏
@CGSrixonTour   FACT: 3 out of the top 4 most accurate drivers on the @pgatour this year are using @ClevelandGolf Drivers. #notbad

Penfold Golf‏
@penfoldgolf   Iconic Doral Golf Country Club is looking to bring back its classic past in true Penfold style http://bit.ly/OkGUxT

Simon Wilson‏
@pgatourshaftrep   “@mr_wmccray: @pgatourshaftrep is there any way to get the shaft that @bubbawatson uses in his driver? Pink or not Yes it's called BiMatrix

JUNE 11
Vokey Wedges  ‏

@VokeyWedges   Who is that rocking the semi flat brim @titleist hat? #davoke #legend http://pic.twitter.com/rVdblB5V

@VokeyWedges   Sneak peek number 1 from tomorrow's store release! Any guesses? http://pic.twitter.com/WDK57orJ

@VokeyWedges   Spy shot number 2! http://pic.twitter.com/tDTUh9wL

@VokeyWedges   Final spy shot of the evening...BV Snow! http://pic.twitter.com/qSJgrdbU

@VokeyWedges   #AD and the Vokey Team working hard in the van: http://ow.ly/bvnHQ

Briana Vega  ‏
@BriVega   Excited my TaylorMade R11s staff bag arrived.. But in FL :) http://pic.twitter.com/ab6mOIra

Ping Golf  ‏
@PingTour   While PING Pro Angel Cabrera warms up at the @usopengolf we'll give you a look inside his bag... #G20 #S56 #Nome http://pic.twitter.com/xtOizS6Q

@PingTour   It was great to see PING Pro @WestwoodLee & catch up after his recent victory in Sweden this past weekend! #i20Victory http://pic.twitter.com/P3uTv84P

@PingTour   During his visit PING Pro @WestwoodLee picked up this tour-only i20 long iron to try this week. #FlyHigherLandSofter http://pic.twitter.com/7hLx1F1h

Ping Tour Europe  ‏
@PINGTourEurope   We've made a very special, one-off #i20 2-iron for @WestwoodLee ahead of this week. This is not in production http://ow.ly/i/GJro

@PINGTourEurope   We've also made staff player Miguel Ángel Jiménez a completely unique #i20 7-wood http://ow.ly/i/GJKa

Odyssey Golf  ‏
@odysseygolf   Odyssey putters are out and ready to roll (pun intended) at @usopengolf this week! http://yfrog.com/mm3j6tyj

Denny Hamlin
@dennyhamlin: Thanks to @bubbawatson and PING for the new driver.. #bubbalong http://pic.twitter.com/e7tfW7tV

Nike Golf  ‏
@nikegolf   Adding some lead tape to @CA_Schwartzel's Method to add swing weight for @usopengolf http://twitpic.com/9vffpk

@nikegolf   Late afternoon practice round @usopengolf ... @petterswede taking the #TW13 for a test drive http://twitpic.com/9vfyk1

@nikegolf   Trying out a new VR Pro LE 5-wood, @Kevin_Chappell is looking for 5 more yds & a little less spin. #usopen http://twitpic.com/9vg947

@nikegolf   Lucas Glover pulled out an old 3-wd from Bethpage & had Nike Rob tighten the ferrule. Could go in the bag. http://twitpic.com/9vgm4k

Callaway Golf  ‏
@CallawayGolf   Furyk testing his udesign #RAZRFit driver on the range today at @usopengolf. Die-hard @Steelers fan = gold accent color http://yfrog.com/nzfq9wypj

Dustin Johnson  ‏
@DJohnsonPGA   Got some @TaylorMadeGolf #DriverLove USA hats too!! Get one for Father's Day for all those Dads!! http://pic.twitter.com/TMe3ku5z

Trevor Derrheim 
@59beltsGUY   It's one of these weeks! #USopen http://pic.twitter.com/NrbEwvdZ

@59beltsGUY   10 Players rockin these this week at Olympic! U.S. Open Ltd. Edition. - On sale starting tomorrow. http://pic.twitter.com/vw4OcxhQ

KBS Tour Shafts  ‏
@KBSShafts   Check out the custom golf bags for the US OPEN. @TaylorMadeGolf #USOpen http://pic.twitter.com/Z2hkaK3m

Fujikura Composites  ‏
@FujikuraOnTour   Rory with his Pro 95 x http://pic.twitter.com/uFjt92UT

Charlie Tour (TaylorMade)  ‏
@CharlieTour   @TaylormadeGolf reps spent the morning putting special edition hats, bags and headcovers @ The Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/LvoscbSO_E/

TaylorMade Golf  ‏
@TaylorMadeGolf   Another look at our Special Edition gear inside the locker room @usopengolf #usopen #olympic @ Olympic Club http://instagr.am/p/Lvp4oQSO_h/

Jeff Overton  ‏
@JeffOvertonPGA   Bag swag! http://pic.twitter.com/oyyY9jJK

Puma Golf 
@PUMAGolf   A reminder of the #swag @RickieFowlerPGA will rock in @usopengolf http://bit.ly/KCcjgL (no shorts, he's in pants) http://pic.twitter.com/CkmCSASx

Rife Putters  ‏
@RIFEPUTTERS   Congrats to the winner of the LPGA Championship. Another huge win for Rife as well. #Rife4Life

Titleist  ‏
@Titleist   Shanshan Feng trusts Pro V1x to first major title @wegmanslpga, leads 5-win week for Titleist players: http://www.titleist.com/teamtitleist/b/tourblog/archive/2012/06/11/shanshan-feng-trusts-pro-v1x-to-first-major-title-leads-5-win-week-for-titleist-players.aspx #TeamTitleist

Jay Howarth 
@Jayhowarthgolf   Coaching it in on the putting green @DeVereMottram .....10min break....back ache haha!! #golf #putting #practice http://pic.twitter.com/jFj9cnmm

Brittany Lincicome  ‏
@Brittany1golf   Enjoying a beautiful day with my fellow lpga players battling breast cancer at the life event #LIFE2012 New head cover! http://pic.twitter.com/3OykUUgY

 


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