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PGA Fashion and Demo Experience: Products you should know from Wednesday
By John Asay Special to It was a busy final day on the 2016 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience trade show floor Wednesday, as PGA professionals were wrapping up business with the over 250 vendors in attendance.
18 Aug 2016 - 9:17am - 0 Comments
Do you prefer a golf GPS, or a laser rangefinder on the course?
There are so many things out there promising to improve your golf game. And, trust us, a lot of them work. Two of the most important items out there that you should consider are these: A GPS watch/smartphone GPS app of some kind, or a Laser Rangefinder.
11 Aug 2016 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
15 golf items you'll want to try out this summer
Over the course of a given year, I'm able to get an up close look at some incredible golf gear. Periodically, I like to compile a product round-up of some of my favorites.
7 Jul 2016 - 2:39pm - 0 Comments
How many golf balls do tour pros carry? You might be surprised
  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Double-digit handicap players would load up with extra golf balls in a heartbeat when taking on a water-laden course such as the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.   But the best profession
10 May 2016 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Most prominent new equipment releases from golf's biggest companies at the PGA Show
  Click here to return to complete coverage of the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show   ORLANDO – Walking the floor at the PGA Merchandise Show, it's easy to g
28 Jan 2016 - 10:37pm - 0 Comments
New crop of golf balls blossoms in year without ProV1 launch
  Click here to return to complete coverage of the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show   In the world of golf balls, everything revolves around the launch of new models of the Titleist ProV1 a
27 Jan 2016 - 9:21pm - 0 Comments
TaylorMade shows how Jason Day's putter is made
  Jason Day could probably sink putts with a monkey wrench these days, but the fact is that he's won three of his last four starts – the RBC Canadian Open, the PGA Championship and the Barclays – with a prototype model of TaylorMade's Ghost Itsy Bitsy
1 Sep 2015 - 3:38pm - 0 Comments
Sun Mountain's ClubGlider technology expands to luggage
MISSOULA, Montana -- ClubGlider revolutionized the golf travel bag with the introduction of extendable legs that support all of the weight. That same technology has now been applied to a line of wheeled-luggage that includes a suitcase and a carry-on.
28 Aug 2015 - 11:21am - 0 Comments
Callaway unveils 2016 editions of Big Bertha driver line
  Callaway made a great big splash last year with the release of a brand-new generation of Great Big Bertha drivers – the Great Big Bertha, the Great Big Bertha Alpha 815 and the Great Big Bertha Alpha 815 Double Black Diamond.
5 Aug 2015 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Ping unveils GMax distance irons and i irons for precision players
  Ping has dramatically expanded its iron family with the release of two innovative and complementary new sets.   The GMax irons introduce what Ping calls its COR-Eye Technology, which increases the flex across the entire face for faster
22 Jul 2015 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
Callaway expands wedge offerings with new Mack Daddy 3 wedges
  Callaway's Mack Daddy family of wedges has become so popular on the PGA Tour and among everyday golfers that its next generation is both bigger and better.   The Mack Daddy 3 Milled wedges, of course, follow the current Mack Daddy
10 Jul 2015 - 6:45pm - 0 Comments
Robert Streb's sand wedge has an awesome inscription this week
  All of us golfers love our clubs, but few of us love them as much as PGA Tour player Robert Streb loves his.
9 Jul 2015 - 6:09pm - 0 Comments
TaylorMade's R15 driver, Aeroburner fairway/rescue clubs longer, more forgiving
I have long been a big fan of TaylorMade's wide variety of drivers, fairway woods and rescue clubs. When the opportunity recently arose to try out the R15 driver, as well as the Aeroburner 3-wood and 3-rescue, it's safe to say I was pretty excited.
26 Jun 2015 - 1:07pm - 0 Comments
Nike Vapor Speed TW driver, built for Tiger Woods, now available to public
  Tiger Woods is back in action this week at the Memorial – and so is his driver.   Nike Golf is selling limited quantities of its Vapor Speed TW driver made to Woods' specifications, and they are available beginning today at N
1 Jun 2015 - 2:02pm - 0 Comments
Callaway's Big Bertha Mini 1.5 fits in between driver and fairway wood
  The latest addition to Callaway's expansive Big Bertha family is the Mini 1.5 driver, which is now available at retail.   As its name suggests, the Mini 1.5 is smaller than a standard driver but bigger than a typical fairway wood.
29 May 2015 - 9:43pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson has a new little buddy on the bag
  If you've paid attention to Bubba Watson over the last couple of years, you're no doubt familiar with the "little Bubba" headcover that sits prominently atop his golf bag.
29 Apr 2015 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
Ping to sell 5,000 pink G30 drivers, share proceeds with Bubba Watson Foundation
  Over the past six months or so, the G30 driver from Ping has emerged as a true success story, as it has become golf's best-selling driver over that time period.
6 Apr 2015 - 10:42pm - 0 Comments
Ryan Moore signs to play clubs from PXG, GoDaddy founder's new company
Most of us in the world of golf are spending this week looking forward to the Masters.
2 Apr 2015 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott confirms that he'll revert to his long putter for Masters
  Adam Scott has been using a regulation-length putter so far this PGA Tour season, but he'll switch back to his familiar long-handled flatstick when he returns to Augusta National.   Scott confirmed his plans in an
1 Apr 2015 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments