A week's worth of tweets, May 14-20, 2012

Putter covers
Brad Redding via Twitter
PGA Professional Brad Redding, the director of instruction at the Resort Club at Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach, S.C., took to Twitter last week to show us a unique putter cover collection.
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Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Published: Monday, May 21, 2012 | 9:21 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 May 14-20, featuring Kevin Na, Jessica Korda, James Nitties and more:
 
MAY 20
Ping Golf  ‏

@PingTour   On her way to victory Azahara used a G20 driver, i20 fairway woods, i20 hybrid, i20 irons, Anser Forged wedges and a Karsten My Day putter.

Titleist  ‏
@Titleist   Congrats to Titleist Brand Ambassador Jason Dufner on his 2012 @hpbnc victory, his second win in 4 weeks! http://www.titleist.com/players/1072/Jason-Dufner.aspx #teamtitleist

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TWEET OF THE WEEK

@TheKevinNa: "Btw my Titleist 5wood I hit off the cart path is just fine :-) only a little scratch lol" -- Kevin Na, updating us on the results of one of his most-watched shots from the final round of The Players Championship.

@Titleist   What's in J. Dufner's bag? Pro V1, 910 driver & fwy metals, AP2 (712 Series) irons, SM4 @VokeyWedges & @ScottyCameron: http://www.titleist.com/players/1072/Jason-Dufner.aspx

Vokey Wedges 
@VokeyWedges   Five in a row for Vokey wedges! Congrats to Jason Dufner on your second PGA Tour win in a month! #GoDuf

Axis 1 Golf  ‏
@Axis1_Golf   Congrats to Cameron Percy on his runner-up finish at the BMW Championship. Cameron used our Eagle putter for the... http://fb.me/1nzhW9lbq

Charlie Tour (TaylorMade)  ‏
@CharlieTour   [1/3] A few notes for gearheads watching @hpbnc - D. Pride and Ken Duke have both toyed with graphite iron shafts this year @PGATOUR...

@CharlieTour   [2/3] Duke has played them almost all year with incredible consistency. Pride first tested graphite in '12 in San Antonio. Amateurs must...

@CharlieTour   [3/3] overcome ego associated with steel and be willing to try graphite - if it helps best players in world, it can especially help 15+ HDCP

@CharlieTour   One more - Jason Day (-6, 8) is playing new RBZ Tour driver @hpbnc after picking up ball speed and narrowing dispersion on range in testing

Simon Wilson  ‏
@pgatourshaftrep   Looking forward to the week at Wentworth, we are launching a new Grafalloy Blue this week, watch this space to see who is testing it! #blue

TaylorMade Golf Europe 
@TaylorMadeTour   Our TaylorMade demo team busy fitting on the final day @Golflive Have you been fitted for R11S or RBZ? http://pic.twitter.com/L9xkmnbd

Scott Jamieson  ‏
@scottjamieson54  Bag packed and ready to go down to Wentworth, can't wait, great tournament. #BMW http://pic.twitter.com/wNkBjrKl

Rachel Jennings  ‏
@racheyjgolf   Wonder what @WinningGolfMind thinks of my new head cover http://pic.twitter.com/nRaMTBW9

MAY 19
TaylorMade Golf  ‏

@TaylorMadeGolf   [PHOTO] Our friends at the @Padres are giving away these TM rally towels to the first 25K fans tonight at PETCO Park http://pic.twitter.com/QI1tRlhP

@TaylorMadeGolf   P.S. - Be sure to lookout for the 87-foot TaylorMade metalwood on RF foul pole during tonight's @Padres game. That's RocketBallz. #RBZFactor

@TaylorMadeGolf   SWEET cake. Take a bite #MyPenta RT @jarmour: Hey @taylormadegolf I'm getting married today and this is my grooms cake! http://pic.twitter.com/7sRzBSVF

Nike Golf 
@nikegolf   Get feedback. Get dialed. See your game in 360 degrees. Coming next week. http://pic.twitter.com/fHwrgCVO

Jenny Suh  ‏
@jenny_suh   I will never understand why some people putt with range balls #pointless

Travis Mathew Apparel  ‏
@TRAVISMATHEW   TM promo gear at the Byron Nelson. Be sure to stop by the bus and get yours. #HPBNC #awesome #awesometour http://pic.twitter.com/xAB7awyK

Jessica Korda  ‏
@JessicaKorda   What can I say.. I got this golf-ball today... Should I call? ... #callmemaybe? @JohnnyDelPrete http://pic.twitter.com/7gKBLYFw

MAY 18
Champion Gloves  ‏

@jdgloves   @jdgloves and @loudmouthgolf at the byron with Gamez http://pic.twitter.com/7d9KRJbi

Zane Scotland  ‏
@ZaneScotland   New Headcover... It's gone to number 1 on the list! @robmcg61 http://pic.twitter.com/TQEWs217

Ping Golf  ‏
@PingTour   RT "@Stevo33Galway: Picked myself up a G20 Ping driver today...1 word...WOW." That's one way to describe the performance of the G20 Driver!

Nike Golf  ‏
@nikegolf   Well, paper scorecards…you had a good run. See your game in 360 degrees. Coming next week. http://pic.twitter.com/Qv8ZSuzf

Ping Tour Europe  ‏
@PINGTourEurope   RT @beekeeper14: @Beekeeper14: @PINGTourEurope fitting day going well at sunny Newburgh , I20 or g20 is the question! http://pic.twitter.com/xiE059nA

Arnie Wear  ‏
@ArnieWear   “@KB_is_ME: @Arniewear Masters audition shirt, 17 and 18 in background http://instagr.am/p/KvdJq8SsGM/” Very cool!!!

TaylorMade Golf Europe  ‏
@TaylorMadeTour   “@mickfitzg: 17yds extra! Thanks @TaylorMadeTour Will look snug alongside the RBZ driver http://pic.twitter.com/6CpCkw44” Enjoy

MAY 17
Callaway Golf  ‏

@CallawayGolf   First thing's first when getting custom fit at a Callaway Performance Center: Choose your weapon. #RAZR http://pic.twitter.com/EuIPWhDS

Brad Redding, PGA  ‏
@BradReddingGolf   Now that is what I call a @ScottyCameronat collector @drew_stewart http://pic.twitter.com/MchZ5V05

KBS Tour Shafts ‏
@KBSShafts   22 players in the field trust KBS Shafts this week at the Byron Nelson!

Belen Mozo  ‏
@BelenMozo   Check out G-MAC and I sporting our ECCO Golf shoes... http://fb.me/D0SSK4EE

Briana Vega  ‏
@BriVega   Love putting new face plates on my TaylorMade wedges! http://pic.twitter.com/EHVFtK6W

Axis 1 Golf  ‏
@Axis1_Golf   Cameron Percy put our Umbra putter in play today for the 1st time at the BMW Charity Pro-Am and shot a -4 68.

Shasta Averyhardt 
@IamSAveryhardt   The Taylor-made RBZ's are in the bag. Still sticking with my Titleist 712's irons though :)

TaylorMade Golf  ‏
@TaylorMadeGolf   [PHOTO] Fun, easy game idea for anyone with free time and a few sleeves of golf balls - Penta TP5 Tic-Tac-Toe #MyPenta http://instagr.am/p/KvJpZFSOwz/

@TaylorMadeGolf   Well played today @JustinRose99 glad the new Ghost Daytona is working it's MAGIC #7&6

Bag Boy Company  ‏
@BagBoyCompany   Push carts allowed on the Symetra Tour! We "like", what do you think? http://fb.me/10fTagO6c

MAY 16
Nike Golf  ‏

@nikegolf   Determination #counts. @suzannpettersen on the grind to defend her title @SybaseMatchPlay http://pic.twitter.com/860ApCjc

@nikegolf   Rebel on the range. A fashion forward @themichellewie preppin for competition @SybaseMatchPlay http://pic.twitter.com/gbpzC7Ww

59 Belts 
@59beltsGUY   #NoShortcuts!! http://pic.twitter.com/CAGUsR08

Travis Mathew Apparel  ‏
@TRAVISMATHEW   Putter covers available in the pro shop at the @hpbnc stop by! #awesome http://instagr.am/p/Ksz2xxqKwm/

G/Fore  ‏
@getgfore   Golf Pro Anna Rawson keeping it simple with a pop of colour in G/FORE Acqua. http://fb.me/20ceolxRP

Anna Rawson  ‏
@TheAnnaRawson   Living my new @TRUElinkswear golf shoes! They feel like slippers... http://pic.twitter.com/dw0PJuvf

Srixon  ‏
@SrixonGolf   Looking good RT “@WatkinsGolf: Nothing like some fresh new @SrixonGolf Z-Star XV all marked and ready to go! #bestball http://pic.twitter.com/xuGOsMuZ

Graham DeLaet  ‏
@GrahamDeLaet   Sweet gift this week left in our lockers from Scotty Cameron boys. Thanks fellas! #texmex http://pic.twitter.com/CaF8QHrJ

Adam Hadwin  ‏
@ahadwingolf   Apparently my grips needed the cleaning.. http://yfrog.com/octg9axj

Callaway Golf  ‏
@CallawayGolf   Here's a first look at our new upro mx+ golf GPS device. In stores May 30th: http://instagr.am/p/Kq0CUWl7OD/

Pukka Headwear  ‏
@pukkaheadwear   If you're in Vegas, check out @Cosmopolitan_LV & pick up a custom designed Cosmopolitan/@Pukkaheadwear cap! #BeOriginal http://pic.twitter.com/1SoVEJE3

TaylorMade Golf Europe  ‏
@TaylorMadeTour   New putter for @justinrose99 this week. It's a DA22 Tour Ghost Long neck, 35” with 4 degree loft. #matchplay http://twitpic.com/9llk5i

Gary Boyd  ‏
@GaryBoyd86  Loving the new golf simulator at woburn http://yfrog.com/nz1gypjj

Hank Haney, PGA  ‏
@HankDHaney   Distance loss RT @Aaron_55: what is the major downfall for having too stiff of shafts?

MAY 15
Nike Golf  ‏ 

@nikegolf   Putt lights out. Introducing the Nike Method Midnight. Set to launch 06.15.12 http://pic.twitter.com/fZ6S4tkU

KBS Tour Shafts  ‏ 
@KBSShafts   Think PGA TOUR pros are requesting KBS shafts? Check out Cleveland Golf's wedge bag. Red lines designate KBS shafts. http://pic.twitter.com/F5kB0FTC

Bag Boy Company  ‏ 
@BagBoyCompany   2012 CapTech Drive Golf Classic http://fb.me/1GaNwO9ho

Rife Putters  ‏ 
@RIFEPUTTERS   Here is a look at the actual putter head Kuchar used in The Players Championship. http://instagr.am/p/Kp7Y00rzbU/

Greg Norman  ‏ 
@gregnormanstyle   Shooting the Spring 2013 line! Take a sneak peek behind the scenes http://pic.twitter.com/HCXOt4mo

Rachel Jennings  ‏ 
@racheyjgolf   Wonder what @jonsarno thinks of the bottom of my @raaputters http://pic.twitter.com/kopGYYs8

Titleist  ‏ 
@Titleist   Wow! RT @FSCCostaRica @Titleist We love our new Titleist equipment @FSCostaRica!! http://twitpic.com/9l5fee

Titleist Europe  ‏ 
@TitleistEurope   New tour bags picked and packed, ready for collection at next weeks @BMWPGA2012 http://pic.twitter.com/ClnpPZPF

@TitleistEurope   A full bag of 14 Titleist clubs in Rafa's bag, sweet @ScottyCameron in there to! http://pic.twitter.com/njmKSsff

@TitleistEurope   A close up of Rafa's putter, cool stamping! http://pic.twitter.com/nnvIUFUd

@TitleistEurope   @ScottyCameron and from the front! http://pic.twitter.com/zC5vCjx8

@TitleistEurope   Let's hope for a Titleist player at the top of the pyramid come Sunday Evening! http://pic.twitter.com/n7MK80yR

Luke Donald  ‏ 
@LukeDonald   RT @FootJoyEurope @LukeDonald your MyJoys have arrived ready for the@BMWPGA2012 . Looking good! http://pic.twitter.com/S1rUaJcs >> Snazzy!!

Ping Tour Europe  ‏ 
@PINGTourEurope   Tom Lewis working on his #G20 driver in #Spain ahead of the #WorldMatchPlay this week http://ow.ly/i/CX2u

Simon Wilson  ‏ 
@pgatourshaftrep   @PINGTourEurope He needs a PX Black in that!

James Nitties  ‏ 
@Nitties23  My caddy for the day... His name is rusty.. http://pic.twitter.com/AQGCBnjF

John Letters Golf  ‏ 
@JohnLettersGolf   #masterclass http://pic.twitter.com/3MzUb2I9

@JohnLettersGolf   Testing the new prototypes for @johnlettergolf http://pic.twitter.com/qsyTFYIW

@JohnLettersGolf   @JohnLettersGolf prototype irons. Let us know your thoughts? http://pic.twitter.com/1SF489BN

Michael Putnam  ‏ 
@Michael__Putnam   Cool locker room present from Scotty Cameron, cinco de mayo cover http://instagr.am/p/KqWmQZJ84D/

Kyle Thompson  ‏ 
@KyleThompsonPGA   Good one Scotty! @titleist http://pic.twitter.com/l2rcnf9u

TaylorMade Golf  ‏ 
@TaylorMadeGolf   Seriously. Sweet. Bag. RT @zheusser New irons @GolfWRX @TaylorMadeGolf http://pic.twitter.com/3QAQ9eFu

TaylorMade Golf Europe  ‏ 
@TaylorMadeTour   Nice to see @JustinRose99 back in Europe this week. He was working hard with his ghost putter when he arrived from Orlando this afternoon.

@TaylorMadeTour   Penta TP5, gloves and hats ready for all the TMaG staff players this week. #matchplay http://twitpic.com/9l9vxp

@TaylorMadeTour   Sergio getting Tour Tech Ian Hawke working hard on a putter re-grip #matchplay http://twitpic.com/9la67a

@TaylorMadeTour   Good to see Mark Foster today who came by the office to pick up a few Ghost Tour SE-62 putters. #savingstrokesont http://twitpic.com/9lgbxl

FootJoy  ‏ 
@FootJoy   BOA lacing system. Enjoy! RT @MissCouchie: My new @Footjoy shoes! No laces! #betterthanvelcro #boalacing http://instagr.am/p/Knl7etxX8p/

Hank Haney, PGA  ‏ 
@HankDHaney   Soap, water, scrub RT @sportcam70: Whats the best way to clean golf grips. Thax Hanx!!

MAY 14
SeeMore Putters  ‏ 

@SeeMorePutters   Monday after The Players - putters going to a new home #puttwell - http://www.seemore.com http://pinterest.com/pin/14777504997680081/ via @pinterest

@SeeMorePutters   Monday after The Players -busy day 4 single orders- http://www.seemore.com - Do u have a SeeMore #putter? http://pinterest.com/pin/14777504997680078/ via @pinterest

Wallace Booth  ‏ 
@wallacebooth   First day with the new @VokeyWedges SM4's. Felt fantastic. Thanks @TitleistEurope :)

@wallacebooth   Here is apic of my new @TitleistEurope @VokeyWedges SM4's. Love the stamping. Not sure @jontattersall11 will : ) http://twitpic.com/9l4vst

Fujikura Composites  ‏ 
@FujikuraOnTour   New utility iron from Callaway http://pic.twitter.com/sqPfccdW

@FujikuraOnTour   Another look http://pic.twitter.com/oCjoRjsu

Kevin Na  ‏ 
@TheKevinNa   Btw my Titleist 5wood I hit off the cart path is just fine :-) only a little scratch lol

Vokey Wedges  ‏ 
@VokeyWedges   WITB for @ThePlayersChamp : raw Vokey SM4 62.07 T grind @ 63* & D4, Tour Issue DG S400 shaft + 1/2", STD lie, Iomic grip, stamped 63 and MK.

@VokeyWedges   Did you know? All of the Top 5 finishers @ThePlayersChamp are Vokey loyalists. #InVokeTheyTrust

@VokeyWedges   At last week's @ThePlayersChamp , Vokey had 140 wedges in play. That's 91 more than the closest competitor. #InVokeWeTrust

@VokeyWedges   Another win for Vokey wedges...congrats to Ricardo Santos on your first European Tour win @Madeira Islands Open! cc @TitleistEurope

@VokeyWedges   And in the Japanese PGA Championship, Vokey scored another win with the winner trusting the Vokey 252.08 & TVD58. Not a bad weekend!

David Byrne  ‏ 
@David_Byrne87  Big thanks to Jim & Kyle @RIFEPUTTERS - got the Barbados Island Series tropical finish #heaven #rifer4lifer http://lockerz.com/s/208963191

Bridgestone Golf  ‏ 
@bridgestonegolf   In the Ntl. Champ.?!?!Wow! @maggie_lattery: My first ever ace was scored with this @bridgestonegolf ball yesterday! http://pic.twitter.com/WszrnlEF

Nicole Hage  ‏ 
@NicoleHage   Just got a shipment of @kentwool socks! Love them so comfy!! Can't wait for the orange ones to come out!!! :D @sockguy http://pic.twitter.com/WA2Sdp6w

FootJoy  ‏ 
@FootJoy   BOA lacing system. Enjoy! RT @MissCouchie: My new @Footjoy shoes! No laces! #betterthanvelcro #boalacing http://instagr.am/p/Knl7etxX8p/

Callaway Golf  ‏ 
@CallawayGolf   Callaway staffer Shiv Kapur hit the longest drive in @European_Tour history over the weekend: http://bit.ly/LJzaEi That. Is. DEEP.

Ping Tour Europe  ‏ 
@PINGTourEurope   Want to know what's in staff player Tom Lewis' bag? Have a look at this pic taken last week. http://ow.ly/i/CPbF

@PINGTourEurope   Tom Lewis' bag: #G20 Driver, G5 3 & 5 fairway woods, #S56 Irons, Tour-S 54 & 60 wedges and #Scottsdale Wolverine H putter.

Swiftwick  ‏ 
@swiftwick   #LPGA @CarlingCoffing showing off her new @swiftwick ASPIRE ZERO #LuckySocks @LegendsGC. #VeryGRRR! [pic] http://ow.ly/i/CTjc

SMS Inc.  ‏ 
@SMSInc_On_Tour   Ricardo Santos became the first @European_Tour winner of 2012 to leave a fairway wood out of his bag. #winningbag http://pic.twitter.com/P76pDvjb

TaylorMade Golf Europe ‏
@TaylorMadeTour   Congratulations to TMaG staff player Eddie Pepperall on his first Challenge Tour WIN yesterday. #firstofmany #DriverLove

@TaylorMadeTour   Also another WIN yesterday for TMaG staff player Jack Senior on the Alps Tour. #DriverLove

 


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