A week's worth of tweets, September 26-October 2, 2011

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Series: Week's Worth of Tweets

Published: Monday, October 03, 2011 | 5:45 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 September 26-October 2, featuring Graeme McDowell, Tiffany Joh, Bubba Watson and more:

Vokey Wedges

@VokeyWedges   NaNaNa...Another win for Vokey wedges! Congrats to @TheKevinNa on your first PGA Tour victory. #YearofDaVoke


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@Keegan_Bradley "I do not get why people say using a belly putter or long putter should not be allowed because it's unfair blah blah. Everyone can use it!!!" -- PGA Champion Keegan Bradley

@chrishawkinsPGA "Long putters should be outlawed in all professional golf!!! Please USGA come to your senses and make this change!" -- Christopher Hawkins, PGA Teaching Professional at John A. White Golf Course in Atlanta, Ga.

@VokeyWedges   Also the first PGA Tour win for the BV Belt Buckle! Think @TheKevinNa will be gaming that quite a bit in the future. #VokeyNation

@FootJoy   Congratulations @TheKevinNa on your first PGA Tour victory! Winning in style wearing the new FJ ICON asymmetrical pattern.

Sandra Gal
@TheSandraGal   So just in case I ran out of golfballs Asiana airlines would've sold me golf balls in their on-board duty-free shop. Pink, orange or yellow.

Bubba Watson

@bubbawatson  Cutting the ribbon opening up the new @PingTour nFlight fitting center in Orlando! #customfittoyourgame //lockerz.com/s/143459936

@bubbawatson   Saw the pink @kentwool socks in the pro shop!! #rockthesocks //lockerz.com/s/143511197

@SrixonGolf   There are six #touryellow golf balls in play this week on the @NationwideTour from Srixon staffers.

Simon Dyson
@simondyson77   New method prototype putter worked like a dream today! Thanx to the guys at the oven!!

Bettinardi Golf

@BettinardiGolf   Sneak peak at sole of 2012 Studio Stock #5!!!!! pic.twitter.com/IyrOWDpa

Ben Crane
@bencranegolf   Been trying this belly putter, not w a lot of success. Feel like I'm in the now, but they aren't going in-- help twitter team....

Bobby Gates
@bobbygatesgolf   My new @SwingThought for this week! Perfect message huh? yfrog.com/nzwkbej

Tiffany Joh
@tiffjoh   @jeehaeda putter twins yfrog.com/nuywfrlj

Graeme McDowell
@Graeme_McDowell   New set of wedges in the bag this week. New @ClevelandGolf 588 Precision Forged wedges. They are mint! Check them out. //img.ly/8VFE

@Graeme_McDowell   RT @Spudpar @ClevelandGolf Graeme, do you always use that 58º on greenside bunker shots? >>sometimes use my 52 for longer trap shots

@Graeme_McDowell   RT @gcranner please explain to an 8 handicap why you need a 48 & 52 degree wedge >>all about yardage coverage. 0-125yards. Scoring area.

@Graeme_McDowell   RT @holbrookmatt have you bent the 58 or 52? big gap to have in wedges >> 52 goes 115y and 58 is 95y, but like taking yardage off my 52

Cleveland Srixon
@CGSrixonTour   This week @ClevelandGolf Staffers put a total of 17 new #588Forged Wedges in play @JTShrinersOpen. yfrog.com/hwdx1ijj

Sligo Wear
@SLIGOWEAR   yfrog.com/ny38xomj

Keegan Bradley

@Keegan_Bradley   I do not get why people say using a belly putter or long putter should not be allowed because it's unfair blah blah. Everyone can use it!!!

Christopher Hawkins, PGA
@chrishawkinsPGA   Long putters should be outlawed in all professional golf!!! Please USGA come to your senses and make this change!

Cobra Golf
@cobragolf   "@usainbolt: @CobraGolf...driving range thing a shot yfrog.com/hwgvihyj"

@GolfKZG   Check out this cool custom KZG display case made by KZG Dealer Mike Keener (Marc's Golf Service - Palm Springs, CA). pic.twitter.com/VuZj9mxS

Graham DeLaet
@GrahamDeLaet   Big thanks to @OakleyCanada for the new shades today. Shaun White Hoolbrooks are so sweet. The Fast Jacket will be on the course 2mo #cheers

Vokey Wedges
@VokeyWedges   Check out this sweet 56-TK Proto, Left-handed, for Vokey Loyalist @MinnesotaMarc //ow.ly/6J2wn "Shultzy"

Stewart Cink
@stewartcink    New ideas today. @reagancink and @corysebastian12 think the bottom of my @nikegolf bag should be a subwoofer! Love it!

Titleist Africa
@TitleistAfrica   Titleist is the overwhelming golf ball of choice by the players in the Platinum Classic. More than 69% trust Titleist for their success!

Simon Dyson
@simondyson77   Had a go with the new Nike VR pro Ltd driver today! Fantastic in the wind!! Happy days!!

Hank Haney, PGA
@HankDHaney   Yes probably a good move RT @stevenmichael12:10 year old playing Calloway juniors need to upgrade, your opinion? Woman clubs for the weight?

Vokey Wedges

@VokeyWedges  We made a special wedge for our friend @McIlroyRory. Guess it's generating a bit of buzz... //ow.ly/6HtZE

@VokeyWedges   Check out Vokey loyalist Kevin Na rocking the BV Script belt buckle at the Shriner's! Thanks to our friend @gdm43pga ow.ly/i/iaJQ

@VokeyWedges   Vokey Loyalist @McIlroyRory is gaming the new SM4's this week: //ow.ly/6HRM5

Ian Poulter
@IanJamesPoulter   Getting into un chartered territory for me starting to see 167 ball speed. I want to see 170 next. #TwitPict twitpic.com/6rywzz

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Rory McIlroy's bag this week.. The new 712 MB's and Vokey SM4 wedges.. yfrog.com/kjrnwjsj

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Calling all shot makers! Meet the VR Pro Dual-Sole Wedge, beatin up the pin starting 11/1/11 pic.twitter.com/Dixqd41e

Martin Chuck
@tourstriker    yfrog.com/hsoonqxoj better than sugar! Sweet...

@tourstriker    yfrog.com/nzeqqij wish I had this pattern all the time!

Cleveland Srixon
@CGSrixonTour    Yes...there is one more member of the #588Forged Family. Lovin' these! yfrog.com/hsreglkj yfrog.com/me8q9gj

Greg Moore, PGA
@gdm43pga   Chez Reavie @jtshrinersopen sporting his @59beltsGUY twitpic.com/6rztbs

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   The sun is out and the range is getting busy. RAZR Muscle Backs in the foreground, Thongchai striking them pure. //twitpic.com/6rso0c

@CallawayTourSpy   Nice new paint work for Alvaro's Odyssey Black Series putter twitpic.com/6rv44c

Brad Redding, PGA

@BradReddingGolf   Tested the new Titleist AP1 and AP2 irons. Loved them, but I think I will stick with the AP2. On order and... fb.me/IC6hxWYr

Cleveland Srixon
@CGSrixonTour   A look inside Boo's Locker and glimpse of his custom #588Forged wedge/shaft. yfrog.com/nzgzrwqj yfrog.com/nyigrcj yfrog.com/me44kvij

@CGSrixonTour   RT "@shanelowrygolf: great work done today with the guys from @clevelandgolf. Tested the new forged 588 wedges and straight in the bag."

@CGSrixonTour   Ryder Cup Vet. and staffer Jeff Overton will arrive this morning to a sweet new set of #588FORGED MBs. feedback to come yfrog.com/h0tvgsaj

@CGSrixonTour   Some more love for Overton...custom ground and stamped #588Forged wedges. Makes for nice day huh? yfrog.com/mm9tmhj yfrog.com/hs5u9xnj

Joe Leenheer, PGA
@JLeenheerPGA   Gotta show love to @nikegolf for my first ace! VR Pro Hybrid, 20xi-D, & Lunar Contols were the perfect combo! twitpic.com/6rl5od

Odyssey Golf
@odysseygolf   @odysseygolf putters have now won 54 worldwide events in 2011, 15 more than the nearest competitor.

Mike Pippin, PGA
@MikepippinPGA   Here is why you regrip more than once every 20 years @BlakeGrahamPGA @Scuba28 @Spud_Bennett #fml yfrog.com/g0ndfxj

Cobra Golf
@cobragolf   "@darrenrovell: Nice shirt by @pumagolf @cobragolf imploring LPGA to allow 16-year-old @alexisthompson on tour yfrog.com/kgourufj"

Scott Curry
@golfSKLZ   Assembling staff bags for 8 new SKLZ golf staff program members in Australia: ow.ly/i/i5YA

Briana Vega
@BriVega   This is how I mark my TITLEIST twitpic.com/6rjthm

David Byrne
@David_Byrne87   In the LPGA tour van... This place is sick.. Free re gripping and wow- this is sweet. Bring on the Zurich yfrog.com/nxhu1nbj

Henrik Stenson
@henrikstenson    Tournament committee meeting in the R & A clubhouse today. Some amazing paintings in there and some cool golfclubs from way back!

Rory McIlroy
@McIlroyRory   Where's my racket!? RT @CaroWozniacki Here is my new club @McilroyRory made for me. twitpic.com/6rg7rd

Aldila Golf
@AldilaGolf   The RIP Phenom will be released next year and will be in the 50 gram range

@AldilaGolf   The RIP alpha is a stiff tip low launching shaft. U may need to change lofts

Simon Wilson
@pgatourshaftrep   On TMag truck @ Dunhill links getting abused by @Theprincedc going to test new PX Black 7.0

@pgatourshaftrep   Working with @Theprincedc and Pete Cowan new PX Black @ The Old Course range! yfrog.com/h3a6bvuj

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   The longest driver on the EPGA Tour is back this week! Alvaro's bag.. twitpic.com/6rg3u5

@CallawayTourSpy   Alex Noren, twice a winner this year on Tour, doing some filming at the St Andrews Links Academy @TheHomeofGolf twitpic.com/6rged2

Nike Golf
@nikegolf   Nike Golf ball guru Rock Ishii at the home of golf in sunny St Andrews to launch 20XI ball to European media twitpic.com/6rgd0j

TaylorMade Golf Europe
@TaylorMadeTour   He has arrived - not sure about the Liverpool headcovers!!! #LFC #YNWA @TheRealDjSpoony @spoonygolf twitpic.com/6rdpb9

@TaylorMadeTour   Media work for Spoony with Sky about his new White rescue club. #dunhilllinks @spoonygolf twitpic.com/6reubi

John Letters
@JohnLettersGolf    The new Golden Goose putters being tried by the pro's on the practise green of St Andrews at the Dunhill.

@JohnLettersGolf   Golden Goose at St Andrews bringing back lots of memories for the pro's. yfrog.com/kjgnakej

Simon Wilson
@pgatourshaftrep   Had a good day working with @McIlroyRory and his Dad Jerry

@pgatourshaftrep   Fitted them both in new Iron shafts ahead of the Dunhill Championships @ St Andrews! #goodteam

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   Rory McIlroy checking out his numbers on Trackman. Working on his new set of 712 MB's & SM4 wedges twitpic.com/6racwi

Vokey Wedges

@VokeyWedges   Check out the wedges used by Bill Haas to win the FedEx Cup. We're nicknaming them ATVs--"All Terrain Vokeys" ow.ly/i/i3l0

@VokeyWedges   Bill Haas + Vokey Wedges + ProV1x + @FootJoy Icons = Shot of the Year //ow.ly/6FfAb #Clutch

@VokeyWedges    WITB for FedEx Cup champ Bill Haas? Vokey 254.10 @ 253.09 & 60-E @ 59. X-100 shafts, STD length & lie, GP New Decade grips. #YearofDaVoke

@Titleist   Bill Haas, Kenneth Ferrie lead 6-win week for Pro V1x players across worldwide pro tours bit.ly/oCr8I1 #teamtitleist

Bridgestone Golf
@bridgestonegolf   RT @Mike_Conrad: Love the Pink #B330-RX idea, nothing like outdriving someone by 50+ yards with a pink ball!! #gobigorgohome #bighitter

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   Can you spot the difference? twitpic.com/6qyx9f

Becky Brewerton
@beckybrewerton   Thanks to @druhbelts for my fantastic new belts, you guys are the best! yfrog.com/j2mlcpqj

Matt Wilson
@mattwilsongolf   looking forward to testing the new #Titleist gear this morning. #money

Titleist Canada
@TitleistCA   Stage is set for Titleist 712 Iron, Vokey SM4 and Scotty Staff Day!

Callaway Golf Europe
@CallawayTourSpy   DYK: At the Austrian Open the golfers who topped the Putts per Round & Putts per GIR used @odysseygolf Black Series putters #No1PutterinGolf

@CallawayTourSpy   Did you know: At the Austrian Open, there were 6 @odysseygolf putters in the Top10 #No1PutterInGolf (@SMSInc_On_Tour)

David Byrne
@David_Byrne87   Debating on @GolfChannel about belly putters and how should be banned.I have used one lately and completely agree! Should be 2 sets of rules

Titleist Europe
@TitleistEurope   @VokeyWedges European Spin Milled 4 wedge launch at the Dunhill Links twitpic.com/6qvqj2

Titleist Africa
@TitleistAfrica   Want to know what is in Bill Haas' golf bag?? Visit: bit.ly/poNVsQ


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