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  • IMG_2928
    Review: Edel E-Series Putters

    Pros: The torque-free, weight-balanced design will free up the release of any stroke. Pixl technology provides golfers with mini sweet spots away from the center of the face; little homes away from home. Cons: The putters start at $295,...

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    We may never see golfers digging it out of the dirt again

    The role of the professional golf coach is relatively new in the game of golf. Most tour pros nowadays have any number of coaches on their “team,” in charge of everything from their backswing to their thoughts...

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  • Custom Putter Showcase GolfWRX
    WRX Custom Putter Showcase: Pick the Winner!

    You have just stumbled into putter heaven, a land where no one cares about making putts. There’s only one thing that truly matters here: how awesome looking is the club? We sent out a challenge to some...

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    KBS adds new C-Taper Lite shaft with parallel tip

    The C-Taper Lite shaft KBS released in June is now available in a parallel-tip model that complements the original tapered-tip design. The shaft has the same mid-launch, mid-spin performance as the original C-Tape Lite tapered tip shaft...

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  • NikeVaporIrons
    Photos from the Deutsche Bank Championship

    GolfWRX is live this week from the Deutsche Bank Championship, the second leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, where the top-100 players in the points standings convene at TPC Boston to compete for 75 spots to move...

    • Posted 1 day ago
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  • JasonDay
    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Deutsche Bank Championship

    It’s easy to just sit back and watch a weekly tournament and not be aware of the many things churning below the surface that really make this time of year interesting. The FedEx Cup playoffs head to...

    • Posted 1 day ago
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  • SoYeonRyu
    So Yeon Ryu’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open (8/23/14). Driver: Honma Beres TW717 455 (10 degrees) 3 Wood: Callaway X Hot Pro (15 degrees) 5 Wood: Honma Beres TW717 (18 degrees) Hybrid: TaylorMade SLDR S...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • TigerButch
    Why a Tiger-Butch Reunion Won’t Happen

    In the hours following the news of a Tiger Woods-Sean Foley split, the cry was neither quiet, nor subtle: TIGER, RETURN TO BUTCH HARMON! The overwhelming fan chorus advocating Woods’ return to one of his first swing...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • ScottDunlapWITB
    Scott Dunlap’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Boeing Classic (8/23/14) Driver: TaylorMade SLDR 460 (10.5 degrees) 3 Wood: TaylorMade SLDR (15 degrees) Hybrid: TaylorMade SLDR (19 degrees) Irons: Mizuno MP-64 (3-PW) Wedges: Hopkins CJ13 (54 and 60 degrees)...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • Callaway Big Bertha V-Series Fairway Woods
    Callaway Big Bertha V-Series Fairway Woods

    Callaway’s new V-Series fairway woods are designed with “Speed Optimized Technology,” making them lighter and more aerodynamic to promote more ball speed and distance. The fairway woods use the same Hyper Speed Face design that helped Callaway’s X2...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 wedges
    Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 Wedges

    Cleveland is promising golfers 15 percent more spin with its new 588 RTX 2.0 wedges, which have deeper, sharper grooves and a rougher face pattern to help golfers stop their wedge shots closer to the hole. The...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • IMG_3679
    Review: Hiskei “Wave” shaft

    Pros: Premium shaft with ripples that create more consistency and reduce vibration. They’re also a great value at $125 each. Cons: The Wave shaft produced a slightly lower launch and higher spin for both testers. Who’s it for? Anyone looking...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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    Arkansas student impaled by golf club

    Whatever snooty image the outside world conjures up for the game of golf, the sport tends to be pretty laid back. Self-deprecation, laughter and a slew of adult beverages  are all usually a vital part of the...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • HunterMahan
    For solid impact, control your low point

    Besides “consistency,” the second most common request I get from my students is they would like to hit the ball more solid. There’s nothing like the feeling of a compressing the golf ball, and I firmly believe most...

    • Posted 3 days ago
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  • mist-green
    Want to go lower? The stats say you need an earlier tee time

    Recently, I was researching data for some of my PGA Tour clients on tee times (late vs. early) and scoring average. Is there a correlation, I wondered. I assumed there was, and knew that the results would be...

    • Posted 3 days ago
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  • Tiger Foley split
    Tiger parts ways with instructor Sean Foley

    Tiger Woods will no longer be working with swing coach Sean Foley, the golfer announced on his website on Monday. Woods, who will miss the Ryder Cup and forgo competitive golf until the World Challenge in December because...

    • Posted 3 days ago
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  • PGA Tour Strokes Gained Driving
    PGA Tour rolls out new Strokes gained: Tee-to-green statistic

    Today, the PGA Tour is officially rolling out a new statistical metric: strokes gained: tee-to-green. In addition, the Tour will tally a combined “strokes gained: total”, which is an aggregate of the strokes gained-putting figure and strokes...

    • Posted 3 days ago
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  • HunterMahan
    Hunter Mahan’s Winning WITB

    Clubs accurate as of The Barclays (8/24/14). Driver: Ping G25 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Rogue 70X Length: 45.25 inches (tipped 1 inch) Swing Weight: D4 3 Wood: Titleist 913 F.d (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder 757X Hybrid: Ping...

    • Posted 4 days ago
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  • #PhilWasHere
    Where in the world is Phil Mickelson? #PhilWasHere

    Following a totally nondescript first seven months of 2014, Phil Mickelson is everywhere these days! Only most of it is figurative. It’s been a tough week for Mickelson at The Barclays, with the 44-year-old registering a Made...

    • Posted 4 days ago
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    Dick’s Sporting Goods may close many of its Golf Galaxy stores

    Things seem to be going from bad to worse for the golf business at Dick’s Sporting Goods. While the dust is still settling from the company’s massive layoffs of more than 500 PGA pros in July from...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • Clark: Tiger’s “late release” is holding him back

    After removing himself from Ryder Cup consideration last week, Tiger Woods announced earlier this week that he would take “a month or two” break from the golf course to rest his ailing back. That means we probably...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • Phil'sNewWedgeMack
    Photos from The Barclays 2014

    GolfWRX is live this week from the first event in the 2014 FedEx Cup Playoffs – The Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J. The course will play as a par 71, measuring 7,319 yards for...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • TourEdgeExoticsE8Driver
    Tour Edge Exotics E8 and E8 Beta Drivers

    Tour Edge’s new Exotics E8 and E8 Beta offer what all drivers today are attempting to achieve – adjustable heads with more speed, less spin and optimal launch characteristics. Both models focus on increased ball speed, but...

    • Posted 8 days ago
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  • TaylorMade Tour Truck
    TaylorMade’s Tour Truck Confidential Video Series

    Many golf fans know of the equipment vans that travel from stop to stop on the PGA Tour, logging some 35,000 miles per year at 35-to-40 Tour events. They may know of the Tour reps residing inside...

    • Posted 8 days ago
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  • GunnYangUSAmateur
    Gunn Yang’s Winning U.S. Amateur WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the U.S. Amateur (8/17/14). Driver: TaylorMade R11 (9 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Kai’li 70X 3 Wood: Titleist 910F (15 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana ‘ahina 72X Irons: TaylorMade TourPreferred MC (2...

    • Posted 8 days ago
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  • ArnoldPalmerAnchor
    Palmer undergoes pacemaker implant procedure

    Eighty-four-year-old Arnold Palmer, winner of 62 events during his career, including seven major championships, underwent a procedure Monday to install a pacemaker implant to correct an abnormal heartbeat, according to Palmer’s website, www.arnoldpalmer.com. Palmer will turn 85 on...

    • Posted 9 days ago
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    The Barclays: Fantasy Cheat Sheet

    Here we are. It all comes down to this. While those outside the final 125 in the FedEx Cup standings (or money list) up to number 200 are headed to the four-week Web.com Tour Finals to keep...

    • Posted 9 days ago
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    Woods and McIlroy relent, take the #IceBucketChallenge

    After numerous nominations Tiger Woods has finally relented and dumped ice water over his head to raise awareness (and hopefully money) for ALS research. Rory McIlroy, who was nominated by numerous ice water drenched entities as well,...

    • Posted 9 days ago
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  • ping_KETSCHputter
    Why Ping is sending Ketsch putter owners $30

    If you bought a Ping Ketsch putter, good news: Ping wants to send you “a gift of $30.” The bad news? The putter grooves were deeper than expected. The full statement of Ping Chairman & CEO John...

    • Posted 9 days ago
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    Rory McIlroy just had the best week ever

    Since outlasting his challengers at the PGA Championship at Valhalla August 10th, Rory McIlroy has been on something of an international brofest. And while it’s unclear how is off-course fun compares to, say winning two majors and...

    • Posted 9 days ago
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  • TigerVaporIrons
    Nike launches new Vapor iron line

    Nike launched its new Vapor line of irons that include the Nike Pro, Nike Pro Combo and Nike Speed on stage at Liberty National with Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Jimmy Fallon. The irons have technology that...

    • Posted 10 days ago
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  • Rory2
    Will Rory McIlroy go on another FedEx Cup run?

    It’s FedEx Cup Playoffs time and golf’s main man, Rory McIlroy, also happens to be perched atop the standings as the four-week show commences. The 25-year-old is yet to capture the PGA Tour’s holy grail but made...

    • Posted 10 days ago
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  • tiger-woods-and-jimmy-fallon
    What should Tiger, Rory and Fallon talk about?

    As you may have heard, Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will be appearing together on the August 18 episode of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” Many elements here are familiar: Woods and McIlroy have interviewed together...

    • Posted 10 days ago
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  • SergioTee
    Analyzing golfers’ “favorite” shots on Trackman

    In a previous article, I showed you how the face and path interact in order to produce curvature on a golf ball. In this article we will examine the numerical data from the Trackman while I hit...

    • Posted 10 days ago
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  • Camilo Villegas WITB
    Camilo Villegas WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Wyndham Championship (8/17/14). Driver: TaylorMade JetSpeed (13 degrees, HL) Shaft: Matrix Ozik TP7 X-Flex Fairway Woods: TaylorMade SLDR (3HL, 17 degrees/5HL, 21 degrees) Shafts: Matrix Ozik Code-8 Hybrid: TaylorMade SLDR (5 hybrid) Shaft: True...

    • Posted 11 days ago
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    Nick Watney WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the PGA Championship (8/8/14). Driver: Nike VR_S Covert 2.0 (9.5 degrees) Setting: Neutral Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Whiteboard 73X 3 Wood: Nike VR_S Covert Tour (15 degrees) Shaft: Fukijura Rombax P75 X-Flex 5 Wood: Nike Covert 2.0 (19...

    • Posted 11 days ago
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    Callaway Apex MB and Apex UT irons

    Callaway’s new Apex Muscleback (MB) and Apex Utility (UT) irons were designed with the better player in mind, as you’d expect from blade-style and driving irons. The company worked with tour players and elite golfers to establish...

    • Posted 13 days ago
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    Review: Srixon Z-Star and Z-Star XV Golf Balls

    Pros: Two different premium golf balls designed for higher swing speeds, deliver distance, exceptional short game control and durability. The Tour Yellow option is one of the best yellow golf balls available today. Cons: Overlapping swing speed recommendations can...

    • Posted 13 days ago
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  • Strano7
    NFL Quarterback gets a lesson in athletic posture

    A quarterback in the NFL and a PGA Tour level player face a similar challenge. Although golfers aren’t dodging a blitz, players from both sports can create dynamics that alter performance and results without the player knowing...

    • Posted 13 days ago
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