A week's worth of tweets, October 24-30, 2011

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Cleveland Srixon via Twitter
Cleveland Srixon Golf took to Twitter last week to show us the way Nationwide Tour player Travis Hampshire reminds himself of a crucial swing thought.

Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Published: Monday, October 31, 2011 | 12:02 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 October 24-30, featuring Luke Donald, Natalie Gulbis, Keegan Bradley and more:

Adam Hadwin

@ahadwingolf   Want more distance?Pick yourself up one of these.#numbersdontlie #winnersplaycallaway @CallawayGolf //yfrog.com/nz31qgjj


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@wheatiePGA "If anyone is looking to make a movie about a demon-possessed golf club, I have a 4-iron that would be perfect for the starring role. #hateit" -- Nationwide Tour player Steve Wheatcroft

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Double win for Vokey Wedges! Congrats @bovanpelt and @McIlroyRory for your victories in KL and Shanghai! #YearofDaVoke

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Awesome two weeks Sergio! Great back-to-back wins for R11, MBs, Penta & adidas. And great finish for all TM staffers at Valderrama too.

@TaylorMadeTour   Garcia WITB: R11 9.0 driver with Aldila RIP 90 X shaft, Burner SF 2.0 Fairways 15 & 18 degrees both with Aldila RIP 90 X, TP MB irons 3-PW..

@TaylorMadeTour   Garcia WITB cont'd: XFT wedges 50 & 58 degrees, Ghost Maranello 8-01 putter, Penta TP ball #22, adidas apparel & adidas TOUR360 ATV shoes...

Simon Wilson
@pgatourshaftrep   "@SrixonGolf: “@CGSrixonTour: Cleveland/Srixon just graduated 8 staffers to the PGATOUR. Including 7 of the Top 12! #TrueTemper

@pgatourshaftrep     @TitleistEurope @McIlroyRory Must have been those new PX 7.0 shafts! Well done Rors!

@pgatourshaftrep     Project X dominate again the week! Well played @McIlroyRory and @TheSergioGarcia on yours wins this week #rydercuppartners?

Natalie Gulbis
@natalie_gulbis   In the Taylormade putting studio //twitpic.com/788vkt

@natalie_gulbis   Checking the stats in the TM putting lab //twitpic.com/788vqo

TaylorMade Golf Europe

@TaylorMadeTour   Happy Hallowe'en! Get in the spirit and go buy yourself a Ghost putter! Working very nicely for Sergio so far! pic.twitter.com/0itK7o7z

@TaylorMadeTour   “@Texasfreedom: @TaylorMadeTour Got Mine!!! twitpic.com/77q8g7” Happy Halloween!!!


@FootJoy   Awesome! Thnx! RT @lnix4golf: @FootJoy Local junior golfer giving you props with his pumpkin carving. Happy Halloween. yfrog.com/h7ivczepj

SMS Inc.
@SMSInc_On_Tour   Long/belly putter usage was 5.7% for the first 34 events of the 2011 European Tour season. The average for events 35-39 is 12.5%.

Cleveland Srixon Tour
@CGSrixonTour   Jeff Overton shoots course record 62 with his #588Forged irons & wedges to share the lead at CIMB Asia Pacific Classic ow.ly/1fmgtf

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   With the cold weather fast approaching keep warm playing golf with a TaylorMade Tour beanie or R11 beanie...... fb.me/15WJdCecU

Steve Wheatcroft
@wheatiePGA   If anyone is looking to make a movie about a demon-possessed golf club, I have a 4-iron that would be perfect for the starring role. #hateit

Nike Golf

@nikegolf   Next step in building @TigerWoods’ back up VR Pro Blades….Mike Taylor grinding on the raw forgings //twitpic.com/76l298

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   Andalucia Masters Brand Counts: TaylorMade/adidas #1 Driver, #1 Fairway, #1 Hybrid, #1 Iron, #2 Wedge, #2 Ball, #2 Footwear, #3 Putter #nice

SMS Inc.
@SMSInc_On_Tour   7.3% of players at the Andalucia Masters used a long putter and 6.3% used a belly putter.

Whitlam Golf
@WhitlamGolfUSA   Putter I did for one if my friends //twitpic.com/76q97g //twitpic.com/76q97h //twitpic.com/76q98f

Lucy Williams
@lucywgolf   Good visit to @TaylorMadeTour this afternoon :) going straight to the range to hit #burner + #r11 EXCITED!

Kendall Dye
@Kendall_Dye   Belly putter? Shall I?

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   The PGA Tour Player of the Month for October uses an @odysseygolf White Hot XG #7H Putter on Tour.

@FootJoy   Always a sad day when you move the clubs from the trunk to the house. Any golf in the next 5 months is a bonus!

Nike Golf

@nikegolf   Nike athletes 20XI staff bags packed with hot new gear ready to tee it up @ EPGA Andalucia Masters //yfrog.com/oc7b5vj

@nikegolf   Ever wondered what the inside of your Nike driver looks like? This machine at The Oven shows u an inside view twitpic.com/7660fs

Chris Thornton, PGA
@christhegolfpro   Best hour of driver practice I've ever had. Very pleased with R11 TP. :) #Taylormade

Cleveland Srixon Tour
@CGSrixonTour  .@NationwideTour staffer @TravisHampshire employing new strategy w/ his 3wd this week. #findcenter yfrog.com/h7gpjxrj

Hal Jacobs, PGA
@HalJacobsPGA   Just looked at mizuno line for next year, nice looking stuff. Anyone hit wedges with the spinner shafts?

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Working on a little laser etching today...In Voke We Trust! #VokeyNation yfrog.com/gzfzivbj

Titleist on Tour
@TitleistonTour   It's like the last day of school for @NationwideTour reps. Packing the @Titleist clubs, heading back to CA. pic.twitter.com/qkI3wc8V

Becky Morgan
@BJMgolf   Looks like I'm going to have to wear my golf shoes today! That's gonna kill my outfit ;) //yfrog.com/g03kmgrj

Whitlam Golf
@WhitlamGolfUSA   Painted in 2-tone for one of our players twitpic.com/7669nj twitpic.com/7669nr

@WhitlamGolfUSA   Who like colored ferrules? twitpic.com/768pfo twitpic.com/768pfi

Luke Donald
@LukeDonald   RT @iJamesMacDonald @LukeDonald what wedge degrees do you use ? MP T11 54 and 60, MP62 48 deg wedge

Jones Golf Bags
@JonesGolfBags   A little bit of co-branding with @Carnahangolf Can't wait for these! lockerz.com/s/150537051

Simon Wilson

@pgatourshaftrep   As soon as I get rid of my belly, I'm getting a Belly Putter!

Ping Golf
@PingTour   This morning we spent some time working through PING Pro Miguel Jimenez's bag and re-gripping his entire set. #G20 #S56 //pic.twitter.com/t4QsfRgW

Graham DeLaet
@GrahamDeLaet   Weather now turning in Boise. Sporting the #Riders toque at the course. Noone knows who they are, but they all love it! //twitpic.com/75qhoq

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Nike's @jimbogolf1 discusses his new VR Pro Ltd driver "Its given me an extra 18yds,I love it" //yfrog.com/odp2lqj

@nikegolf   New VR Pro Limited Edition 9.5 X driver being built today at The Oven for @MarshallFaulk //twitpic.com/75o90d

@nikegolf   Stamping Carl Pettersson's VR Pro Combos...he's trying out AeroTech shafts in 7-PW //twitpic.com/75pkap //twitpic.com/75pke8

@nikegolf   RT @GOLFcom_Dusek: Here's a custom putter Method prototype for John Cook, a Buckeye fan. Ohio State shaft & grip //twitter.com/GOLFcom_Dusek/status/128869026297413633/photo/1

Chris Wilson
@TheRealCWilson   Out working with my new @ClevelandGolf 588 wedges, hands down best wedge I've ever had.

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   The PGA of America Player of the Year went 483 holes in competition without a 3-putt while using an @odysseygolf White Hot XG #7H Putter.

@odysseygolf   @odysseygolf leads all putter manufacturers with 62 wins across the major worldwide tours this year.

Natalie Gulbis
@natalie_gulbis   The new Winn Gris Dri-Tac //twitpic.com/75mj2s

Titleist on Tour
@TitleistonTour   Feel like a nature photog; stalking the elusive 2iron. An AP2 712 among @mtf_3 (Flores') blended set. @NationwideTour //twitter.com/TitleistonTour/status/128843860364374016/photo/1

@TitleistonTour   Martin Flores plays all our irons. Literally. @mtf_3 has AP2 2iron, CB712 4-6; MB712 7-9; & 4 @VokeyWedges. //twitter.com/TitleistonTour/status/128845030868779009/photo/1

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Staffer Rafa Cabrera-Bello checks out the new grip on his @ScottyCameron putter! It passed QC! //pic.twitter.com/NlvbdjQY

@TitleistEurope   Take a peek under the hood of the new @TitleistEurope 712 Series AP irons on #TeamTitleist with Chris McGinley //www.titleist.co.uk/teamtitleist/gb/b/blog/archive/2011/10/25/under-the-hood-of-the-new-titleist-ap-irons.aspx

Billy Horschel
@BillyHo_Golf   Never seen so many pull carts at a tournament before. Not even a Women's event. Be more manly guys. #1ststageQschool

Mizuno Golf Europe
@MizunoGolf_News   The new MP-650 woods have just hit our players bags. First pics from the European Tour workshop. //goo.gl/p9oYE

Keegan Bradley
@Keegan_Bradley   You better sign my nephew now @ClevelandGolf while he's still cheap. Having a great time in China. Course is tough! //twitter.com/Keegan_Bradley/status/128691912868765696/photo/1

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   @odysseygolf putters lined up on the green - looking for 16th win this year on the EPGA Tour #No1PutterInGolf //twitter.com/CallawayTourSpy/status/128729900160000001/photo/1

@CallawayTourSpy   New wedge anyone? The new Forged wedges waiting to be unwrapped and tested //twitpic.com/75hxuo

@CallawayTourSpy   Nice Spanish-themed paint job on Alvaro's Callaway X-Forged 58º-10 wedge //twitpic.com/75hh0d

Cleveland Srixon Tour

@CGSrixonTour   “@TheRealCWilson: Huge thanks to @CGSrixonTour for my new custom 588 wedges! pic.twitter.com/jCLBTJN4

Ryan Palmer
@RyanPalmerPGA   At the CIMB in malaysia this week. 48 man field. Good week at disney. Switched putter for 1st time in 2 years. New ghost putter. Rollin

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf    World No. 1 wins PGA Tour event, Vardon Trophy, PGA of America Player of the year with @odysseygolf White Hot Putter: bit.ly/rXepcq

@odysseygolf    The player who led the PGA Tour in Strokes Gained - Putting and 3-Putt Avoidance is using an @odysseygolf putter in competition.

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   New bag of @cobragolf ready for some action at shanghai masters off to the range. #TwitPict twitpic.com/75cki8

adidas Golf
@adidasGolfUS   Here is the shirt Sergio wore on Sunday at the Castello Masters fb.me/1hpDkXLXo

Nicole Noelle Smith
@NicoleSmithGolf   Off to go visit @ClevelandGolf. Getting my clubs in order for finals and So excited, love visiting headquarters!

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Grinding away today...New Method putters in the works at The Oven twitpic.com/75bxqz

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Vokey Wedges finished the 2011 PGA Tour season with 23 wins, 1 Major, 1 Fedex Cup, and #1 on Tour 45 straight weeks. Not bad! #YearofDaVoke

Ping Golf
@PingTour   Congratulations to PING Pro Shiho Oyama on claiming victory after a dramatic playoff at the JLPGA Masters GC Ladies! //twitter.com/PingTour/status/128509303077339136/photo/1

Travis Mathew Apparel
@TRAVISMATHEW   everyone see @kevin_chappell rocking the Pepper Blk and the Limited Edition Gold Icon Belt yesterday? check it out here //bit.ly/r8BMyH

Wilson Golf
@WilsonGolf   Check out new @Wilsongolf DXi Superlight Driver weighing in at only 270g! Lightest driver on the market! twitpic.com/75au8s

Cleveland Srixon Tour
@CGSrixonTour   The @ClevelandGolf Tour Trailer...where $108k checks just hang out! //yfrog.com/nuo2adnj

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   Danny Willett's bag, with his new 52º Callaway Forged wedge (Dark Chrome finish) //twitpic.com/7555tv

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   TaylorMade drivers have been used in 48 victories worldwide this year; more than any other brand.

@TaylorMadeTour   R11 driver responsible for 11 shot victory in Spain & helping world #1 to top PGA Tour money list. #1DriverinGolf

@TaylorMadeTour   Sergio WITB: R11 9.0 driver, Burner SF 2.0 fairways 15 & 19, TP MB irons, xFT ZTP wedges 50 & 58, Penta TP ball, adidas TOUR360 ATV footwear

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