Zak Kozuchowski

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Zak is the Managing Editor of GolfWRX.com.

He's been a part of the company since 2012, when he was hired to develop GolfWRX's front page. Since that time, GolfWRX has become the go-to destination on the web for golf equipment news, tour news, instruction and opinion.

Zak also developed GolfWRX's Featured Writer Program, which supports aspiring writers who want to improve their skills and allows established golf professionals to communicate directly with readers.

He played college golf at the University of Richmond, where he took too many strokes. Good thing he also studied journalism and creative writing.

You can follow Zak on Twitter @ZakKoz, where he's happy to discuss all the cool gear and insider info that's part of his job.

 




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  • BombTech Golf Grenade

    Q&A: BombTech Golf Founder “Sully” Sullivan

    BombTech Golf Founder and CEO Tyler “Sully” Sullivan. If you’re into golf equipment, you can probably name several small companies that make putters, irons and forged wedges. Now name a small company that makes drivers. Yes, it’s...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • Bettinardi 2015 putters

    Bettinardi to release 10 new putters for 2015

    Don’t think of it as a new putter line. Think of these putters as distinct models that just happen to be released at the same time. That was my takeaway from a conversation about Bettinardi’s new putter line...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • Callaway Chrome Soft Golf Balls

    Like soft balls? Callaway launches Chrome Soft

    The “have your cake and eat it too” of golf balls? It just might be Callaway’s new Chrome Soft, a golf ball that’s promising tour-level distance and short game control that’s not typical of its marshmallowy soft...

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • Tiger Woods vomit

    Tiger pukes his way to a last-place finish

    Tiger Woods’ surgically repaired back seemed healthy at the Hero World Challenge. The rest of him did not. Woods finished T17 at Isleworth — tied for last place in the small-field event — shooting rounds of 77-70-69-72....

    • Posted 15 days ago
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  • Tiger chunky chips

    Spieth first, Tiger last at the Hero World Challenge

    Jordan Spieth continued his good play at the Hero World Challenge, shooting a 6-under-par 66 to take the first round lead at Isleworth — but the story of the day was the poor play of Tiger Woods....

    • Posted 18 days ago
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  • c4d81c6cc0610c2aef3d386a96d65972

    Review: Graphite Design YS NanoReloaded Shafts

    Pros: A high-launching shaft that feels very smooth. Available for woods (50, 60 and 70-gram models) and hybrids (70 and 80-gram models). Cons: They’re cheaper than Graphite Design’s Tour-AD shafts, but they’re still pricy. Wood shafts have an MSRP...

    • Posted 19 days ago
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  • Titleist 915D2 915D3 Drivers 915D 915

    Review: Titleist 915D2 and 915D3 Drivers

    Pros: The 915 drivers are surprisingly long on mishits, especially the 915D2. Titleist’s wide variety of lofts, two distinct heads and impressive array of premium stock shafts makes fitting easy. Cons: At $449, these are two of the...

    • Posted 32 days ago
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  • Sergio Garcia TaylorMade R15 Driver

    What it’s really like when tour players hit new clubs for the first time

    I call them “OMG” golf commercials. A tour player is on the range hitting a new golf club and he can’t believe how far and straight it’s going. “Is this legal?” he might ask. “It’s amazing. It’s...

    • Posted 37 days ago
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  • TaylorMade R15 driver

    TaylorMade R15 and AeroBurner Drivers, Fairway Woods and Hybrids

    The list of technologies that TaylorMade has introduced through its “R” Series line of drivers in the last decade has become a sort of unofficial checklist through which many golfers have come to evaluate new models. Moveable...

    • Posted 39 days ago
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  • Cobra Fly-Z Pro irons

    Leaked: Cobra’s new Fly-Z Pro irons

    Check out the photos of Cobra’s new Fly-Z Pro irons that were leaked on our forum. The biggest change from their predecessor, Cobra’s AMP Cell Pro irons, is the addition of tungsten to their toes to boost...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • 16-ian-poulter-gt

    Poulter signs with Titleist, FootJoy

    Ian Poulter announced on his Twitter account that he will become a Titleist and FootJoy staff player for the 2015 season. Seriously pleased to announce I will be a full staff @Titleist@FootJoy staff player for 2015 season....

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • Tiger back to hitting full shots

    Tiger Woods is on the mend and has resumed hitting full shots, according a story from USA Today. “The doctors said he could hit golf balls again, and he’s listening to his doctors and to his body,”...

    • Posted 63 days ago
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  • Poulter leaves Cobra-Puma Golf

    Long-time Cobra Golf staffer Ian Poulter has split with the equipment brand. I can officially say i am No longer a @cobragolf or @PUMAGolf endorsed player. I will let you know my New endorsement partners very soon....

    • Posted 68 days ago
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  • TaylorMade RSi 1 and RSi 2 irons

    Hello Face Slots: TaylorMade RSi 1, RSi 2 and RSi TP irons

    Yes, TaylorMade has a slot for that. Two years ago, the company unveiled slots on the soles of its irons called “Speed Pockets” that led to longer, higher-flying iron shots, particularly on mishits low on the face....

    • Posted 68 days ago
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    Scotty Cameron Futura X5 and X5R Putters

    Oversized putters were once a rarity in professional golf, but not anymore. These days, they’ve become the norm, with as many as 50 percent of PGA Tour players using them each week on Tour. Scotty Cameron’s new...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • IMG_2193

    Oakley as a golf brand? Exactly

    On the surface, it doesn’t make much sense. Why would Oakley — a brand beloved by surfers, snowboarders, skiers, skaters and otherwise “cool” people — want to be a golf brand? Doesn’t it know that golfers are notoriously...

    • Posted 70 days ago
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  • Nike Vapor Pro and Vapor Flex Fairway Woods

    Nike Vapor Flex and Vapor Speed Fairway Woods

    Nike’s Vapor Speed and Vapor Flex fairway woods are designed to fly longer and straighter than the company’s previous fairway woods, regardless of how golfers use them. At the request of Nike Golf athletes, the clubs were...

    • Posted 70 days ago
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  • Titleist 915 drivers, fairway woods and hybrids

    Titleist 915 Drivers, Fairway Woods and Hybrids

    The one thing that kept Titleist’s 913 drivers from winning more awards in our 2014 Gear Trials Club Test was their tendency to spin too much, but that shouldn’t be the case with the company’s 915 line. The new models...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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  • Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 815 and Big Bertha Alpha 815 Double Black Diamond DBD Drivers

    First Hit: Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 815 and Double Black Diamond Drivers

    Some golfers need a driver with a low center of gravity, while others need a driver with a higher center of gravity. Callaway’s two new Big Bertha Alpha drivers are designed to help both types of players....

    • Posted 82 days ago
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  • Big Bertha irons and hybrids

    Callaway Big Bertha Irons and Hybrids

    In the last two years, Callaway Golf has seen its U.S. dollar share in golf equipment sales — that is the amount of money consumers spend on Callaway’s clubs versus other companies’ clubs — grow 37 percent....

    • Posted 89 days ago
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  • Nike 2015 Vapor Driver

    Spy Pic: Nike’s 2015 Vapor Driver

    Updated 9/21/14 at 11 a.m. Here’s a sneak peek of what looks to be one of Nike’s 2015 Vapor drivers, which was posted in our forum by GolfWRX Member wldchld22. Other than the lime green paint — Nike...

    • Posted 94 days ago
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  • Titleist Vokey SM5 TVD-K TVD-M Wedge Review

    Review: Titleist Vokey TVD-M and TVD-K Wedges

    Pros: The TVD-M and TVD-K wedges have narrower soles and less bounce than Vokey’s SM5 wedges to give better golfers more versatility around the greens. And If you’re looking for spin, you can’t do much better than Vokey’s new...

    • Posted 101 days ago
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  • E8_FairwayBeta2

    Tour Edge Exotics E8 and E8 Beta Fairway Woods

    Our 2014 Gear Trials: Best Fairway Woods list included all the names you’d expect: Adams, Callaway, Cobra, Ping, TaylorMade and Titleist. On our 2014 list with those industry behemoths was also a much smaller company, however. It...

    • Posted 104 days ago
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  • Adams Tight Lies Ghost Slot 2014

    Adams’ new Tight Lies Fairway Woods and Hybrids have “Ghost Slot Technology”

    Maybe the most intriguing golf equipment development in recent years has been the addition of “slots” to modern drivers, fairway woods, hybrids and irons, and no company has used slots more noticeably on its fairway woods and...

    • Posted 109 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 118 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 119 days ago
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  • Devereux Review

    Review: Devereux Golf Shirts

    Pros: Stylish shirts that easily make the transition from the office to the course. They’re 65 percent Pima cotton, which makes them plenty soft, but also 35 percent polyester, which keeps them looking good. Cons: At between $80...

    • Posted 136 days ago
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  • Graphite Design YS Reloaded NanoReloaded shafts

    Graphite Design announces YS NanoReloaded shafts

    Graphite Design is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a new shaft that blends technologies from two of its most successful design. Golfers familiar with the company’s shafts likely know about its Tour AD line, which launched in...

    • Posted 138 days ago
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    Tiger arrives at the PGA Championship: How long will he last?

    Tiger Woods arrived at Valhalla on Wednesday, ending three days of speculation as to whether or not he would attempt to play in this year’s PGA Championship. On Sunday, Woods withdrew from the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational with back...

    • Posted 138 days ago
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