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  • HaoTongLi
    Hao Tong Li’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Jianye Tianzhu Henan Open (9/28/14) Driver: Nike Vapor Pro (12.4 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana B-Series 3 Wood: Nike prototype (15 degrees) 5 Wood: TaylorMade SLDR Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana S+ Series...

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    2014 Louisville Cardinal Invitational Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 Louisville Cardinal Invitational in Simpsonville, Ky., hosted by the University of Louisville at the University of Louisville Golf Club, which will play as a par-72 measuring 7,036 yards for...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • Rory_McIlroy_Nike_Vapor_Pro_driver_original
    McIlroy puts Nike Vapor Pro driver in play at the Ryder Cup

    GolfWRX readers have been talking about it since photos surfaced here a few weeks ago and now it’s official. World number one Rory McIlroy debuted Nike’s new driver, the Vapor Pro, at the 2014 Ryder Cup in...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • USAWITB
    WITB Ryder Cup Special: Team USA

    Below are links to the equipment all players on Team USA are using at the Ryder Cup (9/25/14). Keegan Bradley Rickie Fowler Jim Furyk Zach Johnson Matt Kuchar Hunter Mahan Phil Mickelson Patrick Reed Webb Simpson Jordan...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • IMG_2573
    Review: Nickent F30 Ti Fairway and Hybrid

    Pros: Tungsten weights placed low and deep in the head encourage a high launch. Cons: Only one shaft option. Golfers with faster swing speeds could create too much spin with these, and their turf interaction, particularly from the...

    • Posted 6 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 6 days ago
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  • PatrickReedIrons
    Giveaway: Patrick Reed’s clubs are Ryder Cup-ready, are yours?

    GIVEAWAY: Enter to win for a chance to win your own Callaway Apex MB irons with either Team U.S. or Team Europe-inspired stampings. It’s no contest. Patrick Reed will have the most patriotic clubs this week at Gleneagles. In his first...

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • ProQuip-Ryder-Cup
    Why the European Team is wearing ProQuip Rain Suits

    The European Ryder Cup Team will again be wearing ProQuip weatherwear. Leaving nothing to chance, team captain Paul McGinley has been intimately involved with the his team’s rain suits. Captain McGinley selected Scottish company ProQuip Golf to...

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • NikeVaporPro
    Two Nike Vapor drivers hit the USGA Conforming List

    Photos of what appeared to be Nike’s new 2015 Vapor drivers started circulating recently leading to speculation about models and specs. On Tuesday, two new Nike Vapor drivers — a “Pro” and a “Speed” — hit the...

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • fathauerwhatsinthebag
    Derek Fathauer’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Web.com Tour Championship (9/21/14) Driver: Callaway Big Bertha V-Series (10.5 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya Elements Chrome 6x 3 Wood: Callaway Big Bertha V-Series (15 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya Elements Chrome 8x...

    • Posted 9 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 12 days ago
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  • FuturaX
    Review: Scotty Cameron Futura X and Futura X Dual Balance Putters

    Pros: The Futura X is tremendously forgiving and crafted with exceptional attention to detail. It’s one of the most stable, consistent high-MOI putters on the market. Cons: Sells for $349-$399. It’s big and curvy, which might rub traditionalists the wrong...

    • Posted 16 days ago
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  • PaulCaseyKLMopen
    Paul Casey’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the KLM Open (9/14/14) Driver: Nike VR_S Covert 2.0 Tour (11.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana White Board 73x 3 Wood: Nike VR_S Covert (15 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Blue Board...

    • Posted 16 days ago
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  • BillyHorschel
    Billy Horschel’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Tour Championship (9/14/14).  Driver: Ping G30 (9 set to 10.5 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Rogue 60X (tipped 1 inch) Length: 45.25 inches Swing Weight: D4 3 Wood: Ping G25 (15 at 13.9 degrees) Shaft:...

    • Posted 16 days ago
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    Jim Furyk WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Ryder Cup (9/25/14). Driver: Callaway Big Bertha (9 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 6.2x Length: 44 3/8 inches, tipped 1 inch Setting: Adj. Perimeter Weighting slide set to 1/Fade 3 Wood: Callaway...

    • Posted 18 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 18 days ago
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  • RoryWITB
    Rory McIlroy WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Deutsche Bank Championship (8/31/14) Driver: Nike Covert Tour 2.0 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Kuro Kage XTS 70X 3 Wood: Nike VRS  Covert 2.o (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Rombax Pro 95 (X-Flex) 5 Wood: Nike VR_S  Covert (19...

    • Posted 19 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 21 days ago
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  • Interview with Iliac Golf Founder Bert LaMar
    Style and Substance: Q&A with Iliac Golf Founder Bert LaMar

    Bert LaMar claims he isn’t interested in building an apparel empire out of his high-end, custom clothing brand Iliac Golf, but he may end up succeeding in spite of himself. While only a handful of official staff...

    • Posted 21 days ago
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  • Boccieri Golf Secret Grip Cutaway
    Talking counterbalancing with Steve Boccieri and Tom Stickney

    Could counterbalancing be the next technology major OEMs market? Steve Boccieri of Boccieri Golf thinks so. “The next frontier is counterbalancing,” he boldly declared. Boccieri, the inventor of the Heavy Putter a decade ago, admittedly has a...

    • Posted 26 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 26 days ago
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  • Chris Kirk clubs equipment what's in the bag
    Chris Kirk’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Deutsche Bank Championship (9/1/14). Driver: Callaway Big Bertha V-Series (9 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana D+ Series 62X 3 Wood: Callaway X2 Hot Pro (15 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana ‘ahina...

    • Posted 29 days ago
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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,...

    • Posted 33 days ago
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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...

    • Posted 34 days ago
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  • hp_ctlite-parallel
    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...

    • Posted 34 days 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 35 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 36 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 36 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 36 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 36 days ago
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  • HunterMahan
    Hunter Mahan WITB

    Clubs accurate as of the Ryder Cup (9/25/14). 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...

    • Posted 37 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 41 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 43 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 43 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 44 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 45 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 46 days ago
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  • Z-STar feature
    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 46 days ago
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  • 2015 mizuno jpx irons
    Mizuno JPX-850 Forged and JPX-850 irons

    Mizuno’s MP line is for the “better player” and the JPX EZ line is for the high-handicapper, but what about the 7-25 handicap that represents the majority of global golfers? The JPX-850 Forged and JPX-850 irons cater...

    • Posted 50 days ago
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