A week's worth of tweets, July 11-17, 2011

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Callaway Golf took to Twitter last week to show off the new irons in Thongchai Jaidee's bag at the British Open.

Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Published: Monday, July 18, 2011 | 5:38 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 July 11-17, featuring Graeme McDowell, Blair O'Neal, Hank Haney and more:


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@jeehaeda "Snuggies and Uggs should look into making golf apparel and shoes. #nextmilliondollaridea" -- LPGA Tour player Jeehae Lee

TaylorMade Golf
@taylormadegc   In Darren's bag: R11 driver R9 3-wood Rescue TP FCT hybrid Tour Preferred MB 4-iron through PW TP xFT 50-degree... //fb.me/16Us4lKDq

Graeme McDowell
@Graeme_McDowell   RT @brownaldo10 can you settle an argument for me please ,is the balls you's use on tour the same as the 1s I'd buy from the shop? >>yes

@Graeme_McDowell   Check out the watch both Darren and Miguel are wearing. New prototype titanium Audemars Piguet golf watch. #AP #quality //img.ly/6kHi

John Letters
@JohnLettersGolf   Last player to win the Open from northern Ireland was Fred Daly. In 1947, He used John Letters Master Model irons to win! #theopen

Michael Johnson
@PirettiGolf   Custom centershaft Cottonwood. Just a bit of toe hang. //lockerz.com/s/121206647

@PirettiGolf   Top view of CW centershaft weldneck. //lockerz.com/s/121206857

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   U can carry 14 putters if you want RT @jjspear00: can I legally carry 2 putters if I only have 14 total?

@HankDHaney   I would prefer a hybrid and handicap doesn't matter as much as clubhead speed RT @fedmunoz: High handicapper A seven wood good for me?


@TaylorMadeTour   Darren Clarke WITB: R11 9.0, R9 Fairway, Rescue 09 TP all with Graf Proj X with X flex, MB irons, XFT wedges 50, 54 & 58, Penta TP ball #60

@TaylorMadeTour   Darren's TM MB forged irons have True Temper Monaco TX with a gold finish

@TaylorMadeTour   And Darren's R11 9.0 on standard loft with ASP on Closed and MWT is 9g in heel and 3g on toe.

@TaylorMadeTour   Dustin WITB: R11 10.5 Fuji Motore X, R9 Fairway Aldila RIP X, MB irons, XFT wedges 48, 54 & 60, Penta TP ball, adidas footwear & apparel.

Jeehae Lee
@jeehaeda   Snuggies and Uggs should look into making golf apparel and shoes. #nextmilliondollaridea

Deven Trueblood, PGA
@jdTruebloodPGA   A couple @scottycameron putters riding shotgun! @Titleist #DFI //lockerz.com/s/120695506

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   About to do all my signing for charity, might take a while, kids helping unwrap everything. #TwitPict //twitpic.com/5r5kqn

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   It's brutal out on the links at #TheOpen today. Nike Storm-FIT apparel is in play and helping keep @nikegolf athletes warm + dry

@nikegolf   AK got out of the rain 2 warm up on @nikegolf van b4 hitting balls. He was dry for all of 5 minutes! //yfrog.com/keyfwiuj

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Just as important as any club, 34" or 35" standard RT @TruckerSamF: How important is putter length? My Odessey 2-Ball putter is 35".

@HankDHaney   Best cart Garia, next EZ Go in my opinion RT @airnutfisher:updating our golf cart. What company is building the best one now?

Chris Carnahan

@Carnahangolf   Bright chrome proto-type. Like? yfrog.com/khzdabcj yfrog.com/kfiu3gwj

Kikkor Golf
@Kikkorgolf   Getting ready to give every US Junior participant a pair of Kikks! yfrog.com/kj28vrrj

Aldila Golf
@AldilaGolf   #Aldila Golf wins the wood count at the #Open Championship by 12 shafts including having 18 #RIP shafts in play!

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   TMaG Staff player Stephen Gallacher tweaking his R11 fairway wood prior to todays round. #FCT //twitpic.com/5qgh7k

LoudMouth Golf
@LoudMouthGolf   It's Flag Day at The Open! Get ready for insights, jocularity, and maybe the occasional planking //yfrog.com/khucavzj

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   8 Nike Method Putters in play at #TheOpen-Did u know Methods have won 3 of the last 9 Majors? Headed into rd 3 a Method is T1

@nikegolf   Nike athlete @stewartcink new 20XI bag arrived today in time for 2nd round of #TheOpen //yfrog.com/kelldgxj

Deven Trueblood, PGA
@jdTruebloodPGA   New possible gamer arrived today! Scotty knows best! //lockerz.com/s/120461952

@jdTruebloodPGA   Headcover of choice! #JYD #DFI //lockerz.com/s/120463274

Blair O'Neal
@BLAIRONEAL   Loving the new @PUMAGolf fall line! Ready to have some fun out there today! //yfrog.com/klwsipsrj

Daniel Gaunt
@dangaunt   Loving the new bag @MizunoGolf_News that mr Donald has. Looks awesome.

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   4-6 RT @westonblake: @HankDHaney assuming they don't lose any, how many golf balls does a pro use in a round?

@HankDHaney   Equipment that fits RT @Hoodle84: @HankDHaney hi hank, what would be your #1 tip for absolute beginners?

@HankDHaney   Let ballflight decideRT @JasonQuinton: I have been given a brand new driver that has a draw Bais ! Do I still need stronger grip

Ping Golf

@PingTour   After the first round, PING Pro Miguel Jimenez sits one shot off the lead. Come take a look inside his bag //t.co/gBpUSlQ #Open2011

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Our @Titleist Winners' Wall. Pretty cool. //yfrog.com/kfrkylwj

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Once again, TaylorMade is the No.1 Driver at The Open Championship with 33% of the field choosing TaylorMade #domination

@TaylorMadeTour   Ashworth staff player Ryan Palmer sporting our Open Special Red Hat & getting ready for his 3.38 appt with Lehman //twitpic.com/5q0mc2

@TaylorMadeTour   Red hat day for all the TM players today at The Open.

@TaylorMadeTour   Some players forgot it was red hat day - Clarke, Dustin and Kaymer. We forgive them!!

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   In Thomas Bjorn's bag today: #RAZR Hawk 9.5* Driver, Diablo Octane Tour 15* Fwy, X-Prototype irons, #odyssey BS iX#1 putter & Tour iZ ball

@CallawayTourSpy   @odysseygolf is the No 1 Putter brand at Royal St George's with 52 (33.3%) of the putters in play #open #theopen

@CallawayTourSpy   And a new (dry) cap and some balls are waiting for him on the truck for tomorrow //twitpic.com/5pya9w

Ping Golf

@PingTour   PING Pro Miguel Jimenez has a new driver that he's VERY happy with. Good luck getting this out of his hands! //twitpic.com/5pp1jw

Stuart Appleby
@StuartAppleby   I was on range testing with Callaway and a good solid hit had ball speed at 166, a jump out of shoes gets me to 172 max 3 yards per mph avg

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   AK might add a 2 iron to the bag for #TheOpen..We built him a VR Pro Combo (pocket & split cavity) to try //twitpic.com/5pkzk9

@nikegolf   Masters Champ Charl Schwartzel rockin his limited edition Lunars in the Nike Tour Van today at #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5plo6n

Brendan Steele
@Brendan_Steele   New @Titleist 712 MB irons //t.co/5mIcilx

Oscar Fraustro
@oscarfraustro   Thank you JJ at #Titleist @Titleist @TitleistonTour for setting me up with a new hybrid and driver this morning... Pretty excited

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour    Lots of staff players means lots of Special Open bags to hand out! //twitpic.com/5pka3j

@TaylorMadeTour    Lots of players putting 2 irons in the bag and taking fairway woods out to drill it low into the wind....gotta go low to win at RSG!

@TaylorMadeTour    Tomorrow is TaylorMade Red Hat day here at Royal St Georges for our players - look out for them tomorrow //twitpic.com/5pkzjd

@TaylorMadeTour    The wind is changing all the time here RSG, so Sergio is tweaking his FCT on his R11 //twitpic.com/5pkuao

@TaylorMadeTour    Do you like our Players bags for this week? //twitpic.com/5pkptj

@TaylorMadeTour    The players are loving the new energy colour of the TOUR360 ATVs, so we brought extras in! //twitpic.com/5pkpuj

@TaylorMadeTour    Sean O'Hair looking good in his Ashworth apparel and gets in some late practice. //twitpic.com/5pkptn

@TaylorMadeTour    The new adidas TOUR360 ATV shoe. Available 15th August 2011 //twitpic.com/5pkpc1

@TaylorMadeTour    This week we launch the new T360 ATV shoes on Tour...so we decided to splash it all over the range at Royal St Geo //twitpic.com/5pkn2g

@TaylorMadeTour    Sergio R11 specs - 9 degree, 43" long, D4sw, Aldila RIP 90X, ASP on C, FCT on R, MWT 16t and 10h, Golf pride VDR grip. #R11

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   "Worked with Rory today on the range. He's ready mentally and physically." //ow.ly/i/ehHE @McIlroyRory @Titleist

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   No prizes for guessing whose irons these are. Looks like they have had a good clean. twitpic.com/5pkbcn

@CallawayTourSpy   A nice little custom job we did for one of our White Hot XG #7 users.. #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5pj97z

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Yes @skygolf RT @Jbresch: @HankDHaney can you use sky caddie to measure yardage on the range?

Stewart Cink

@stewartcink   The player badge from the Open Championship stays the same, except for the year. //lockerz.com/s/119526201

Angela Stanford
@Angela_Stanford   This is what Christmas in July looks like! Thank u @TFJgolfgirl and @PingTour //lockerz.com/s/119640159

John Letters Golf
@JohnLettersGolf   Black Goose makes it's debut!! //yfrog.com/ki53elij

Brendan Steele
@Brendan_Steele   Just opened up my new set of 712 MBs from @Titleist and they look amazing. Can't wait to try them out. #Titleist

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Voke spent some time today working with our friend and @Titleist Brand Ambassador @GaryWoodland //ow.ly/i/eexb

Jane Spicer
@DaphnesCovers   Early evening and our Eagle #golf club cover is holding the cards yfrog.com/kiwlstmj

Adam Scott
@adamscottonline   Adam with the trusty driver on Tuesday wearing new @aquascutumgolf //twitpic.com/5pam3y

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Euro Tour Rep Pete checking the lofts & lies on @Paul_Casey's VR Pro Combo & blade irons for #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5p3yg9

Vicky Hurst
@TheVickyHurst   Got new @Under_Armour clothes for next trip to france and uk. New pants are 100% recycled fabric! #goinggreen

Francesco Molinari
@F_Molinari   Here are my clothes from @nikegolf for @the_open_champ! Stay tuned for a chance to #win the shirts... //twitpic.com/5p54hk

Carling Coffing
@carlingcoffing   Yayyyy new putter grip today! Feel like a whole new girl!

Russell Knox
@rooknox   Seemore putter yfrog.com/kk4wwcfj

@rooknox   Head cover yfrog.com/kkvtduj

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Sergio just popped on for a re-grip on his metalwoods //twitpic.com/5p3c9x

@TaylorMadeTour  ....whilst Torro 1 and Torro 2 take a break! //twitpic.com/5p3dfw

@TaylorMadeTour   Sergio and tour tech Darren Hill just checking the grip and also the loft and lie on his R11. //twitpic.com/5p0pdr

@TaylorMadeTour   Digging the new Flightscope's on the range featuring White units, White iPads and White drivers! //twitpic.com/5p3evn

@TaylorMadeTour   David Duval shows off his new TOUR360 ATVs to fellow adidas footwear user Davis Love III //twitpic.com/5p3i05

@TaylorMadeTour   “@pricey_lfc: are sergios grips standard, look thin to me!?” 4 tapes under his grips

Hunter Haas
@Hunterhaas   Look at this Gem. I just got out of Hi school the year before. //lockerz.com/s/119511047

Bubba Watson
@bubbawatson   Tried on a new hat today!! #sweethat #twitpic yfrog.com/kk37vhbj

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   Odyssey bags are down. Windy, cold and now rain...where did that summer go? //twitpic.com/5p3aaw

Will Strickler
@wstrick17   New bag, new week. yfrog.com/kkvz0wij

Seve Benson
@SeveBenson   New headcover by Scotty! Sweet //yfrog.com/kgh4hkj

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Our 2nd Major Winner of the year with Rombax 7V05, hitting some practice balls at The Open Championship. //twitpic.com/5p1ehr

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   The True Brit putter cover live on the range at sandwich. to order //www.ijpdesign.com be quick #TwitPict //twitpic.com/5p03l2

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   @odysseygolf leads all putters with 35 worldwide wins heading into this week.

Sara Dickson, PGA

@Sara_PGA   Downtown corner block. Waiting to get picked up. Everyone is walking past with briefcases....I'll take this =) yfrog.com/khnmnmlj

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Swag bags are stuffed & loaded into the lockers for the Nike Athletes competing - Let #TheOpen week begin! //twitpic.com/5onddd

@nikegolf   To qualify for #TheOpen means custom Nike swag! Nike's Simon Dyson is excited about his N98 jacket //twitpic.com/5oppf2

@nikegolf   Nike athlete Charl Schwartzel signing product with Nike's @golfjules on tour truck @The_Open_Champ //yfrog.com/khgg4pj

@nikegolf   Some tough decisions out on Tour...Former Open Champ Justin Leonard choosing his hats for the week :-) //twitpic.com/5oqzoc

Dan Sposato, PGA
@DSpogolf   Titleist D2 driver w/fubuki alpha tour shaft on the way.

John Letters Golf
@JohnLettersGolf   Golden Goose Putters out on tour #theopen //yfrog.com/kecruwj

@Titleist   Dramatic victories by Steve Stricker, So Yeon Ryu highlight 4-win week for Titleist golf ball players: //bit.ly/n2fcTt

Eamon Lynch
@eamonlynch   Awaiting delivery of two new fitted hybrids and a putter from @taylormadegc This could be the secret to success. #DelusionalOptimism

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   The winner of the Women's U.S. Open used an @odysseygolf TriHot 3 Putter during her first major championship victory.

@odysseygolf   3 more wins for @odysseygolf this weekend: U.S. Women's Open, Scottish Open and the John Deere Classic. Doesn't get any better than that.

Vokey Wedges
@Vokey had 138 wedges in play @JDClassic. That's 67 wedges more than the nearest competitor. #YearofDaVoke #TrustTitleist

@VokeyWedges   Winning wedges: Vokey Loyalist Steve Stricker uses the 200 Series. 254.10 & 260.12. Both available through WedgeWorks: //ow.ly/5Bz9n

@VokeyWedges   The grind on Strick's wedges is the "S Grind", a moderate trailing edge ribbon that allows you to slide the club under the ball easily.

@VokeyWedges   A closer look at the "S Grind" named for 3 Time @JDClassic champ Steve Stricker: //ow.ly/i/ebSk //ow.ly/i/ebSq

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Special Open TM hats for the week, which is your favourite?? #3rdMajor //twitpic.com/5ojzl7

@TaylorMadeTour   Final few bags to collect. Getting ready for #TaylorMadeGolfDarts :-) //twitpic.com/5omnhf

@TaylorMadeTour   New XFT wedges with less bounce for Rory Sabbatini this week. //twitpic.com/5oizd3

@TaylorMadeTour   New limited edition white/red adidas glasses for The Open. //twitpic.com/5oi2wk

Fujikura Composites
@FujikuraOnTour   Our European Tour Representative Francois Magne working with Raphael J. //twitpic.com/5olj6b

@FujikuraOnTour   One of the two Rombax 7V05 boys on the range at Royal St. Georges. Hopefully keep the Fuji slam going this week. //twitpic.com/5ol884

Callaway Golf
@CallawayTourSpy   Beautiful morning in Sandwich - all the Odyssey bags set up by the Truck #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5ohbin

@CallawayTourSpy   Alvaro's clubs are in for new grips today //twitpic.com/5okn77

@CallawayTourSpy   Monksy hard at work regripping Alvaro's clubs #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5okolc

@CallawayTourSpy   And lastly, Alvaro Quiros' personal putter headcover for his Odyssey putter #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5okq3c

@CallawayTourSpy   Freddie Jacobson's bag. The last time #TheOpen was at Royal St George's, Freddie tied for 6th, just 3 shots behind //twitpic.com/5oi5b6

@CallawayTourSpy   Freddie Jacobson's wedges - nice stamping. //twitpic.com/5oih6y

@CallawayTourSpy   Oh to be a fly on the ball on the range at #TheOpen! //twitpic.com/5oidl1

@CallawayTourSpy   Odyssey on the practice green. Lots of BackStryke putters and colourful grips #TheOpen //twitpic.com/5ojes1

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Either works RT @MJStieb: @HankDHaney 5 wood or hybrid? Or is it just what feels right?

@HankDHaney   Yes, i go 50, 54, 58 RT @GowingsGo19: @HankDHaney is 52- 60 too big of a wedge gap?

@HankDHaney   Don't see why u need all those wedges RT @Jaesung83: @HankDHaney hey Hank I got this setup. 52, 56, 60, 64 wedges. What u think?

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