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Brooke Henderson’s winning WITB: 2019 Lotte Championship

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Driver: Ping G400 (9 degrees set at 8)
Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD-VR 5X, 48″

3-wood: Ping G400 Stretch (13 degrees set at 12.4)
Shaft: Ping Alta CB X, 45″

Fairway wood: Ping G400 (17.5 degrees at 18)
Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD TP6X

Hybrid: Ping G400 (22 degrees at 22.75)
Shaft: Fujikura Pro 73 R, 41.5″

Irons: Ping i210 (5-UW) (lie: 2.25 degrees flat, UW 1/2″ shorter than standard)
Shafts: Nippon Modus3 105-S

Wedges: Ping Glide Forged (52 degrees at 53), (60 degrees) (lie: 2.25 degrees flat, 3/4″ shorter than standard)
Shafts: Nippon Modus 115 Wedge

Putter: Ping Sigma 2 Valor (33″, 23-degree lie, 2-degree loft)
Grip: Rosemark MFS Wide Top

Ball: Titleist Pro V1

 

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  1. Slick Willy

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:58 am

    If I was still President I would invite young Brooke into the Oval Office for some Presidential Cigars. Yes I would!

  2. Cory Charanduk

    Apr 30, 2019 at 5:26 pm

    She said when she was growing up and learning the game the only clubs she had were way to long for her so she choked down and she has ever since!

  3. geohogan

    Apr 30, 2019 at 5:04 pm

    2017 WITB for Brooke showed SW of D7 and D5 for her driver and 3w
    http://www.golfwrx.com/461322/brooke-henderson-witb-2017/

    Its no wonder she grips down 3 inches.
    Ben Hogan’s clubs were C8-C9

    Congratulations to Brooke.

  4. Tom54

    Apr 22, 2019 at 10:33 pm

    I’m no scientist,but if she used clubs that were proper length without having to grip down, wouldn’t they be a little lighter and easier to swing? Don’t understand why you would have the extra length but not use it when you are gripping down every time. I realize it works for her, but I would love to know her reasoning for this. I believe Tommy Fleetwood grips down as well but not sure if he has extra long shafts

    • geohogan

      May 1, 2019 at 10:03 am

      Lighter and longer to hit the ball farther is marketing BS.

      If you want to hit the ball where you intend, then the key is proper length and weight for each specific golfer.

      Brooke found that for herself, and if she were to listen to others to change,
      her game would go south, as it has for so many before her. eg Lydia Ko, Michele Wie

  5. Bill Clinton

    Apr 22, 2019 at 5:29 pm

    I would like to invite Brooke to the Oval Office.

  6. juststeve

    Apr 22, 2019 at 4:47 pm

    Can anyone tell me why she uses a 48 inch dive and then chokes up 3 inches?

    • Dave Bryce

      Apr 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm

      Makes absolutely no sense! Dynamics of swingweighting and shaft stiffness…. like the girl alot but her specs,including a 2 wood loft in her 3 wood make little sense when you consider many men on the tour use 16.5 in there 3 woods!

      • Jack Nash

        Apr 22, 2019 at 5:40 pm

        She averages 280/ drive. I think she’s figured it out .

        • Eugene Marchetti

          Apr 22, 2019 at 8:15 pm

          No chance she averages 280 off the tee. Love her game and her competitive attitude is off the charts but she is not that long. Great athlete and representative of Canada but length is not her strength.

          • Tim Armington

            Apr 22, 2019 at 11:33 pm

            No chance??? 279.231 which is #7 on the LPGA Tour.
            Pretty sure she has her reasons for using what she uses and her clubs seem to be working very well to me!

          • Steve Meek

            Apr 23, 2019 at 10:35 pm

            Her driving average for Rounds 1,3,and 4 of the Lotte Championship was 293 yards……that’s the AVERAGE…I am sure there are some PGA players who would take that!!

      • geohogan

        May 1, 2019 at 10:11 am

        Many men on the pga are CC, ‘pus..s’, compared to Brooke
        .
        Brooke was goalie in hockey ;
        “Physically, my forearms and my legs from carrying around all the equipment all the time and being able to shoot pucks with a blocker and trapper on, it gave me a lot of strength that otherwise I might not have and you can see it in my golf swing,” she says. “I can hit the ball quite a bit farther than a lot of the other girls just because I have that hockey background.”

  7. John Holmes

    Apr 22, 2019 at 3:49 pm

    Congrats Brooke, so happy for you! P.S. I would give it to you and your sister.

  8. Midwest Blade

    Apr 22, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    Plays the game with great determination win, lose or draw. A natural talent for sure with probably one of the best attitudes both on and off the course. Go Brooke, make us proud. Oh Canada!

  9. Terry

    Apr 22, 2019 at 2:29 pm

    I am a big fan of hers and like how she is always true to herself. I am proud how she represents Canada. Go Brooke!

  10. Walter

    Apr 22, 2019 at 12:09 pm

    I’m guessing that at the 48″ driver length it’s not tipped because the stock shaft comes in at 46″.
    Way da go Brooke, nice to see our Canadian golfers wining some tournaments. Corey just won the Valero Open.

  11. Beau

    Apr 22, 2019 at 10:48 am

    One of the very best photographs of a golfer in action that I have ever seen.

  12. 15th Club

    Apr 22, 2019 at 8:29 am

    I wonder if that club length dictates some part of the choice of flexes in her shafts. I suspect it is little wonder that she goes X flex in all of her woods with those kinds of static lengths and light static weights.

  13. Greg V

    Apr 22, 2019 at 8:29 am

    Big fan of Brooke. thanks for publishing her bag.

  14. Brandon

    Apr 22, 2019 at 12:05 am

    A 48 inch driver and a 45 inch 3 wood? Is she like 7 feet tall?

    • Bwall

      Apr 22, 2019 at 12:23 am

      She chokes up on all her clubs 3 inches, driver through wedge.

      • Jack Nash

        Apr 22, 2019 at 5:42 pm

        Never say “choke” on the golf course lol. Maybe grip/gripping down might be better.

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Driver: Ping G410 Plus (10.5 degrees at 10 degrees, neutral)
Shaft: Aldila NV 2KXV Green 65 X (ion finish, tipped 1/2 inch)

3-wood: Ping G410 (14.5 degrees)
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Grip: Ping PP58 Midsize

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Ball: Titleist Pro V1x

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Irons: Grindworks Patrick Reed Prototype (4-PW)
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Putter: Scotty Cameron Tour Rat I

Ball: Titleist Pro V1

Grips: Golf Pride New Decade MCC Black/White 58 R (2 wraps double-sided tape)

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Driver: Ping G410 LST (9 degrees @ 8.5; flat standard, CG shifter in draw)
Shaft: Project X HZURDUS Black 6.5 (44.5 inches, D3 swing weight)

3-wood: TaylorMade M5 (15 degrees @ 14.5)
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Shafts: Graphite Design Tour AD DI-85 X Hybrid (21), KBS Tour 120 X (4-PW)

  • Standard length, .5 degrees flat, D2+

Wedges: Ping Glide 3.0 (50-SS, 56-SS @ 55, 60-TS)

  • 50SS (35.25 inches, 1-degree flat, D3, “Half Moon” Grind)
  • 56SS (35 inches, 1.5-degree flat, D3+)
  • 60TS (34.75 inches, 2-degrees flat, D4)

Shafts: KBS Tour-V 130 X

Putter: Ping PLD Prototype “Hovi”

  • 36″, 20-degree lie, 2.5-degree loft, stepped shaft

Ball: Titleist Pro V1

Grips: Golf Pride MCC White/Black 58R

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