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  • ping s55
    Review: Ping S55 irons

    Pros: A little more forgiving than the S56 irons, with a slightly softer feel. They also fly a bit farther than the previous model. A lot of technology in a small package. Cons: Purists will be disappointed that these...

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    Nicolas Colsaerts WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Memorial (6/1/14). Driver: Callaway RAZR Hawk Tour (8.5 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya ATTAS 3 International Series LET3000 BK7 3 Wood: Titleist 910Fd (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Rombax 8×07 X-Flex 3 Wood: Callaway X Hot Pro (15...

    • Posted 295 days ago
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    Michael Putnam WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the WM Phoenix Open (1/30/13) Driver: Cleveland Classic 310 (9.5 Degrees) Shaft: Royal Precision Project X-6A4 3 Wood: Cleveland FL (14 Degrees) Shaft: Miyazaki Kusala Hybrid: Adams IDEA PRO a12 Shaft: Matrix...

    • Posted 297 days ago
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    Review: Nike Lunar Bandon golf shoes

    Pros: The three-part closure (laces, zipper and flap) locks down the foot and ensures that moisture will not seep in. The three-quarter high sides provide a dry, comfortable fit, and don’t inhibit movement in the slightest. Cons: The martian green...

    • Posted 297 days ago
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    Mark Wilson WITB

    Driver: Ping Anser (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Grafalloy Tour-X (45 inches, tipped 0.5 inches) Swing Weight: D3+ 3 Wood: Cleveland HiBore XLS (13 degrees) Shaft: Aldila NV 95X Hybrids: Ping Anser (17 adjusted 16.5 degrees, 20 adjusted 19.5) Shaft: KuroKage Black...

    • Posted 298 days ago
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  • Callaway Apex Pro irons
    Tech Talk: Callaway Apex Pro Irons

    The ingredients that go into tour-quality “players” irons are usually about the same. They need to have short blade lengths, thin top lines, narrow soles and a minimal amount of offset to meet the needs of the...

    • Posted 298 days ago
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  • Scotty Cameron public putter studio
    Scotty Cameron to open a public putter studio

    Titleist putter maker Scotty Cameron will open a public putting studio in Encinitas, Calif., GolfWRX has learned. For years, Cameron has had a private putter studio in nearby San Marcos that has functioned largely as a place...

    • Posted 299 days ago
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    Kiradech Aphibarnrat WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the WM Phoenix Open (2/3/14). Driver: Callaway X2 Hot Pro Loft: 8.5 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana B-Series 60X 3 Wood: Callaway Big Bertha Loft: 14 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Blue...

    • Posted 299 days ago
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  • TaylorMade SLDR 430 Driver TP
    Proof of a TaylorMade TP line in 2014?

    For months, there has been speculation in our forums about the revival of TaylorMade’s TP (Tour Preferred) line of clubs, the company’s famed lineup of tour-inspired designs that target better golfers. Finally, a photo of a TaylorMade...

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    Martin Flores WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the AT&T National (6/27/13).  Driver: Titleist 913D3 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder Tour Spec 7.2X 3 Wood: Titleist 910F (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder Tour Spec 8.2X Irons: Titleist 712 CB (3-5), Titleist...

    • Posted 300 days ago
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    Bryce Molder WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Humana Challenge (1/19/2014) Driver: Titleist 913D3 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Rogue 75X Hybrid: Titleist 913Hd (18 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Speeder 904HB Irons: Titleist 712U (3), Titleist 712 CB (4-P9) Shafts: True Temper Dynamic...

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  • Will Claxton WITB
    Will Claxton WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Humana Challenge (1/17/14) Driver:  Titleist 913D3 (10.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 6.0X 3 Wood:  Titleist 910F (15 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya Proforce Axiv Core 75X Hybrid 1: Adams Idea Pro...

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    Francesco Molinari WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Dubai Desert Classic (2/2/14) Driver: Nike VR_S Covert Loft: 8.5 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT 60x Prototype 3 Wood: Nike VR_S Covert 2.0 Loft: 15 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Kuro Kage...

    • Posted 301 days ago
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  • Titleist 714 CB and MB Review
    Review: Titleist 714 CB and MB irons

    Pros: Titleist’s 714 CB and MB offer no-nonsense looks and a soft, forged iron feel for all the feedback accomplished golfers need for precision iron play. Cons: Not much difference between these and the 712 CB and MB irons....

    • Posted 302 days ago
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  • Antigua review
    Review: Antigua golf shirts

    Pros: Lightweight, moisture-wicking design keeps golfers cool and comfortable. Plenty of different color options and styles that have great crossover appeal. Cons: Antigua’s shirts have gotten “hipper,” but they still might be too conservative for golf fashionistas....

    • Posted 304 days ago
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    Padraig Harrington WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Waste Management Phoenix Open (1/27/2014) Driver: Taylormade SLDR 460 (9.5 Degrees) Shaft: Fukijura Motore Speeder 7.2TS X Flex Fairway Woods: TaylorMade Jetspeed (15 Degrees), Wilson Staff FG Tour M3 (17 Degrees), Wilson...

    • Posted 305 days ago
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    TaylorMade’s Tom Olsavsky to join Cobra-Puma Golf

    Tom Olsavsky, senior director of product creation at TaylorMade, will replace Tom Preece as the vice president of research and development for Cobra-Puma Golf. Olsavsky, 49, spent 17 years at TaylorMade, the last seven in his current...

    • Posted 305 days ago
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    Charlie Wi WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of Farmers Insurance Open (1/26/14). Driver: Taylormade R1 (Sole plate position 2) Shaft: Matrix 60X 3 Wood: Taylormade RBZ Tour (15 Degrees) Shaft: Nunchuk nVentix 5 Wood: Taylormade RBZ Stage 2 Tour (18.5 Degrees) Shaft: Nunchuk...

    • Posted 305 days ago
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    Ben Curtis WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Waste Management Phoenix Open (1/27/2014). Driver: Titleist 913 D2 (8.5 Degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD MT-6x 3 Wood: Ping G25 (15 Degrees) Shaft: Oban Kiyoshi 05 Flex 75gms Hybrids: Titleist 913H.d...

    • Posted 305 days ago
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  • Mizuno JPX-EX-Forged
    Review: Mizuno JPX-EZ Forged Irons

    Pros: The JPX-EZ Forged irons are larger than Mizuno’s popular MP series irons, but they’re made with the same “Grain Flow” forging process and have a similar buttery soft feel. The distance consistency of the irons is...

    • Posted 306 days ago
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    Brian Davis WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Northern Trust Open (2/10/14). Driver: TaylorMade JetSpeed (9.5 Degrees) Shaft: Aldila Flex TX 65 Grams 3 Wood: TaylorMade RBZ (15 Degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki k70 RBZ branding Hybrid: Adams IDEA...

    • Posted 308 days ago
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    Review: Aldila Tour Blue and Tour Green shafts

    Pros: Cool graphics and a smooth feel that’s consistent in both models. Cons: High price ($349). Bottom Line: Need to hit it lower? Try the Tour Green. Need to hit it higher? Try the Tour Blue. Overview The Aldila Tour...

    • Posted 310 days ago
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    Review: Kenny Giannini G-4 “No-Neck” putter

    Pros: The slightly thicker body and single sight line make the G-4 easy to square up to the target line. The glare-free PVD Black finish is easy on the eyes. Cons: Off-center hits are not as forgiving...

    • Posted 310 days ago
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    Review: Callaway women’s golf apparel

    Recent lines of Callaway apparel seemed to have been aimed at my parents, not me. But the company has really stepped up its game with its new line, which targets a younger, more athletic crowd. Outfit 1 Take...

    • Posted 312 days ago
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  • TaylorMade SLDR Fairway Woods and Hybrids
    TaylorMade SLDR Fairway Woods and Hybrids

    Like TaylorMade’s SLDR driver, the company’s new SLDR fairway woods and hybrids promise golfers more distance from a lower, more forward center of gravity. The SLDR fairway woods and hybrids have a new version TaylorMade’s “Speed Pocket,”...

    • Posted 313 days ago
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  • titleist ap2
    Titleist 714 AP1 and AP2 Irons: Editor Review

    Pros: The ultra forgiving long irons and compact short irons make the new AP1′s one of the most attractive sets in their category. The 714 AP2 irons offer even better looks and feel than previous models, and their progressive...

    • Posted 316 days ago
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  • speedblades
    TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons: Editor Review

    Pros: At address, SpeedBlades are an absolute confidence booster with a thin(ish) top line. They have a great trampoline-like feel when flushed, and mishits won’t punish your joints. The ball flight with the long irons can look...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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  • Vokey SM5 spotlight
    Photos of Titleist’s new Vokey SM5 wedges

    The seeding process of Titleist’s Vokey SM5 wedges began this week at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, where PGA Tour players such as Charley Hoffman and Matt Jones were testing the fifth version of the company’s...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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    Brooks Koepka WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of (10/13/13) Driver: Titleist 913 D2 Loft: 8.5 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana White Board W-Series 70X 3 Wood: Titleist 913 F.d Low Spin Loft: 13.5 degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana D+ x5ct 82X...

    • Posted 320 days ago
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    Darren Clarke WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Northern Trust Open (2/10/14). Driver: TaylorMade JetSpeed (9.5 Degrees) Shaft: Accra Tour Z 3 Wood: TaylorMade SLDR (15 Degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder 65 Grams 5 Wood: TaylorMade Burner TP (17.5 Degrees) Shaft: Fukijura Motore F1...

    • Posted 321 days ago
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  • ust chrome elements
    UST Mamiya Elements “Chrome” shaft spotted

    GolfWRX spotted a first look of the new “Chrome” shaft out of the PGA Tour this week. This looks to be the next iteration of UST Mamiya Recoil technology. According to UST… There is currently only one...

    • Posted 322 days ago
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  • Matrix Velox
    Matrix Velox shafts optimize speed through curvature

    Matrix’s new line of Velox shafts are designed to help golfers maximize clubhead speed, regardless of what type of driver setup they play. In the past, better golfers gravitated toward drivers built to shorter lengths, which offered...

    • Posted 325 days ago
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  • Nike Covert 2.0
    Nike Covert 2.0 Driver Spotted

    Check out the photos of the Nike Covert 2.0 driver we spotted at the Open. While Covert 2.0 has the same glossy red crown and white swoosh as the original version, Nike has made some serious...

    • Posted 326 days ago
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    Cleveland Smart Square Putter: Editor Review

    Pros: Square alignment aids make it incredibly easy to aim, and the face insert feels soft and rolls the ball well. There won’t be any glare issues, even on the brightest of days, thanks to the matte black finish....

    • Posted 327 days ago
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  • Mitsubishi Diamana White Board W-Series
    Editor Review: Mitsubishi Diamana W-Series Shaft

    Pros: Mitsubishi’s Diamana W-Series has similar launch and spin characteristics to its predecessor, the ‘ahina. Its newly designed butt section that gives the shaft a smoother feel, and it’s is the first White Board shaft to be available in...

    • Posted 327 days ago
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    TaylorMade Ghost Tour Putters: Editor Review

    Pros: The heavier weight of the putter combined with a new, softer insert gives the new Ghost Tour putters a fantastic feel. The site lines parallel to the dominant alignment line assist with set up, and the...

    • Posted 329 days ago
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  • Mickelson SLDR
    Mickelson uses a TaylorMade SLDR driver at the Presidents Cup

    Phil Mickelson added a TaylorMade SLDR driver to his bag for Day 2 of the Presidents Cup, where he and U.S. Team partner Keegan Bradley defeated the International Team’s Jason Day and Graham DeLaet in foresomes 4...

    • Posted 330 days ago
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    For golf apparel designer Rick Martin, quality and craftsmanship are always in season

    Rick Martin might be the last of his kind. He and his daughter, Teri Martin Schleifer, design world-class, 100 percent pima cotton golf shirts in a marketplace dominated by synthetically-engineered merchandise. Not a man to mince words,...

    • Posted 330 days ago
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  • Nike Method Mod putters
    Modern Classics: Nike’s new Method Mod putters

    Nike new “Mod” putters, short for “modern classics,” are offered in four styles that will evoke memories of some of golf’s most memorable designs. David Franklin, Nike’s master model maker for putters, said the inspiration for the...

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