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Forum Thread of the Day: “Golf records unlikely to ever be broken”

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Today’s Forum Thread of the Day comes from Roadking2003, who asks fellow GolfWRX members for the records in golf that they feel are untouchable. The thread contains plenty of debate and showcases some impressive records which you may not have previously known existed.

Here are a few posts from the thread, but make sure to check out the entire discussion and have your say at the link below.

  • TheLarch: “Tommy Armour’s twenty-three on the seventeenth hole of the 1927 U.S. Open”
  • MtlJeff: “Someone winning 12 straight tournaments in the modern era is basically impossible. That’s the one that is above the rest, even if some of the others are almost equally impossible “
  • Pent08: “I doubt anyone will ever get to 18 majors again. As for Nelson’s records, those are most certainly untouchable. Every sport has its crazy, seemingly untouchable records from long ago.”
  • stranger37: “What about Jack / Palmer 18 straight winning seasons? Obviously right now DJ has the best shot, I don’t think anyone else right now has 5. Still has 7 years to tie.”

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  1. Rob

    Dec 15, 2018 at 12:44 am

    Three from Tiger Woods: Consecutive cuts streak-142, consecutive rounds beating the field-89, and most weeks atop the world ranking-683. Like grezky’s 894 goals, Those 3 golf records will never be touched.

    • Gun Violent

      Dec 15, 2018 at 9:53 am

      I think the cuts made can be done, if any of the big names can do the same kind of schedule as Cheater used to use whereby he would skip all the ones he didn’t like and play the minimum required events.
      World ranking can be done. Whoever does it will just have play great for a few years lol
      That rounds beating the field thing is a weird stat, it’s not exactly something the players would have in mind at all as a calculated achievement thing, so that will probably stand as a meaningless and useless stat, and he can have it.

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Forum Thread of the Day: “Would a top-25 Ranked PGA Tour player absolutely dominate the Web.com Tour?”

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Today’s Forum Thread of the Day comes from vbb, who asks fellow members whether or not they believe a top-25 ranked PGA Tour professional would dominate on the Web.com Tour. Our members have been giving their thoughts on the subject, and while some think that any top-25 PGA Tour pro would rule supreme on the Web.com Tour, others believe that only certain players would.

Here are a few posts from the thread, but make sure to check out the entire discussion and have your say at the link below.

  • rangersgoalie: “Depends on the player. Bubba?  He’d win, probably a few, but results would be all over the place. Fleetwood?  Likely multiple wins and consistent contention. “
  • c7015: “Would be interesting, in short hell yes but I would be curious to track regression to the mean. I know those guys go low and some might say it would be harder for a tour player to adjust.”
  • iBanesto: “Dustin Johnson would dominate easily.”
  • Darth Putter: “Could a PGA Tour player motivate himself enough to play well for less than one-tenth the purse he normally plays for?”

Entire Thread: “Would a top-25 Ranked PGA Tour player absolutely dominate the Web.com Tour?”

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Forum Thread of the Day: “2019 Fourteen Golf TC920 Irons”

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Today’s Forum Thread of the Day showcases Fourteen Golf’s 2019 TC920 irons. Our guys were on-hand this week to snap some photos of the new additions from Fourteen Golf, and the look of the clubs made by the Japanese manufacturer has many of our members besotted.

For a lot more photos and discussion, make sure to check out the entire thread here.

Here are what some of our members are saying about Fourteen Golf’s TC920 irons.

  • IHFN: “Look like a combo of the TC-888 and the FH900, but with the offset of the FH1000. Me likey.”
  • MitchellGolfing: “Really like the look of these. Fourteen puts out some serious irons.”
  • Equipto: “Haven’t ever really considered Fourteen as an option, but after seeing these I might have to rethink that, great looking sticks.”
  • andrieddie: “At first, I was going to say the FH 900 looks so much better, but after a few takes….this looks like money too. Hope more and more of these are showing up in the bags of big tour players.”

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Forum Thread of the Day: “2019 Accra TZ5 & TZ6 shafts”

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Today’s Forum Thread of the Day showcases the 2019 Accra TZ5 & TZ6 shafts. The shafts have been met with resounding approval from our members on our forum, who almost to a man find them a thing of beauty, and are eager to find out just when they will hit the shelves.

For more photos, make sure to check out the full forum thread here.

Here are a few posts from the thread, and you can join the discussion at the link below.

  • Ziggy16: “Yessssss love it. I had the chance to hit Accra shafts for the first time in 2018. I think they are some of the best feeling shafts I’ve ever swung. It’s between them and VA Composites, although I just saw Oban is now back in the game. Still, after all these years, the HB is still making a mark in my bag.”
  • KMo23: “Have the TZP Proto in the Driver, can’t wait to find a weight and launch profile for a fairway wood. Lots of tour guys switching to this!”
  • Oaks: “It’s the best feeling Shaft I can remember in a while.  Reminds me of the old ACCRA feel that they were known for.”
  • rpmspooner: “I had a chance to chat with Reid at Accra yesterday. They are extremely excited about the Tz5 and Tz6. I think they think this one is a home run. “Smoother mid section” was the response. If that is true, I don’t know who is going to compete with ACCRA this year. They already owned the smooth space in golf shafts.”

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