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    Review: Oakley Carbon Pro 2 Golf Shoes

    Pros: These offer the complete package: they’re comfortable, good-looking, unbelievably stable, totally waterproof and have great traction. No break-in period required, either. Cons: They’re $200 a pair and only available in three colors on Oakley’s site: white, ivory and...

    • Posted 52 days ago
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  • McIlroy to make equipment tweaks for U.S. Open

    This year’s U.S. Open could be one of the most intriguing of the USGA’s championships this decade, with Pinehurst’s redesigned No. 2 course playing nearly 7600 yards. No. 2 will play very different than it did when...

    • Posted 54 days ago
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  • Ben Crane equipment
    Ben Crane’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the FedEx St. Jude Classic (6/8/14). Driver: Titleist 913 D2 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Bassara W 50 (X-Flex) 3 Wood: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Tour (14.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana D+...

    • Posted 54 days ago
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  • Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki J shaft
    Mitsubishi Rayon launches Fubuki J shafts

    Mitsubishi Rayon’s new Fubuki J was introduced to PGA Tour players this week at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, where three players including T3 finisher Matt Every put the new shaft in play in their drivers. The...

    • Posted 54 days ago
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    Cleveland Custom 588 Driver Explosive Distance Giveaway

    Driver giveaway? Does that mean a free driver? Yes, for three lucky participants, that’s exactly what it means. In its Explosive Distance Giveaway, Cleveland Golf is awarding a 588 Custom driver to three winners who will be...

    • Posted 57 days ago
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    Review: Taylormade SLDR Irons

    Pros: Classic looking irons with big forgiveness and hot faces that add distance through the set. Cons: The polished chrome finish looks great in the bag, but might be a little bright for some golfers at address. Bottom Line: These...

    • Posted 58 days ago
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  • TaylorMade Spider 2.0 putters
    TaylorMade Spider 2.0 Putters Spotted

    Check out the photos of the TaylorMade Spider 2.0 in the gallery below that we spotted on the putting green at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, which include a new Daddy Long Legs, Spider Blade and Spider...

    • Posted 59 days ago
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    Latest patent filings: An adjustable golf ball and more

    It’s been a little more than a month since we last had a look at the major OEM’s patent filings. Last time we looked at designs from TaylorMade, Ping, Titleist, and Nike. In this installment, we have some...

    • Posted 59 days ago
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    Review: Clicgear Model 8 Pushcart

    Pros: Very stable. Easy rolling and handling. Dual front breaks operate with one lever. Folding and unfolding is as simple as it gets. More aggressive look than other push carts, eliminating “shopping cart” comparisons. Cons: Designed for...

    • Posted 60 days ago
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    GolfWRX’s 2014 Father’s Day Gift Guide

    Not that you need reminding, but Father’s Day is June 15th. And if your pops is a golfer, you’ve come to the right place. GolfWRX presents its annual Father’s Day Gift Guide with options for every budget....

    • Posted 60 days ago
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  • Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Tour Grind wedges
    Callaway to release “Tour Grind” Mack Daddy 2 Wedges

    Callaway has announced the release of its Mack Daddy 2 “Tour Grind” wedges, which have tour-validated C-Grind sole designs, as well as straighter leading edges and higher-peaked toes than the company’s original Mack Daddy 2 wedge models....

    • Posted 61 days ago
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  • Hideki Matsuyama equipment
    Hideki Matsuyama’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Memorial (6/1/14). Driver: Srixon ZR-30 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD-DI 8TX Length: 44.75 inches Swing weight: D3 3 Wood: Callaway RAZR X Black (15 degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD-DI...

    • Posted 61 days ago
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    Bubba Watson WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Memorial (6/1/14). Driver: Ping G25 (8.5 degrees) Face Angle: Opened to an actual loft of 8.2 degrees Shaft: Grafalloy Bi-Matrix Rocket Pink X-Flex (Tipped 0.5 Inches) Paint: Pink crown with white i25...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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    Photos from The Memorial

    GolfWRX is live from The Memorial Tournament, where Jack Nicklaus hosts 60 of the world’s best golfers at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio. Last year, Matt Kuchar shot 12-under par to beat runner-up Kevin Chappell by two...

    • Posted 63 days ago
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  • Keegan Bradley putter change
    Keegan proves he’s still a pro with a short putter

    Spend enough time listening to golf’s traditionalists, and you might just start to believe what they have to say about long and belly putters. “It’s cheating,” says the faction who rallied behind the USGA’s anchored putter ban,...

    • Posted 64 days ago
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    Terry Koehler, the new Hogan irons and what it’s all about

    A few weeks ago, we were one of the first outlets to break the news that the Ben Hogan Company will be returning to the equipment sector in 2015. In a roughly 45-minute call with Mr. Koehler,...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • Puma Faas Lite Mesh 2.0
    Puma introduces Faas Lite Mesh 2.0

    Today, Puma Golf announced its release of the Faas Lite Mesh 2.0, a comfortable performance sneaker disguised as a golf shoe. Weighing just 6.8 ounces, the 2.0′s are lightweight, versatile, spikeless, and changing the feel of footwear...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • adam scott clubs
    Adam Scott WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Crowne Plaza Invitational (5/25/14) Driver: Titleist 913D3 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD DI-8X Length: 44.75 inches 3 Wood: Titleist 910 F.d (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Rombax P95 (X-Flex) Irons: Titleist...

    • Posted 68 days ago
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    Review: Cobra BiO Cell and BiO Cell+ Irons

    Pros: Improved ball speeds across the face can add distance and consistency in both models. The large footprint of the BiO Cell irons offers great forgiveness throughout the set. Cons: An angular graphics package won’t please traditionalists, and...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • Jason Dufner clubs
    Jason Dufner WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial (5/25/14). Driver: Titleist 910D2 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana ‘ahina 60X Specs: Tipped 1 inch at 46 inches 3 Wood: Callaway X2 Hot (15 degrees) Shaft: Aldila...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • review Review: My custom Vega wedge

    Until recently, having the ability to play a bag full of custom clubs was something reserved only for the most elite players and those golfers willing to devote extra time, effort, money and usually travel to have...

    • Posted 71 days ago
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  • Rafael Cabrera-Bello clubs
    Rafael Cabrera-Bello WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of The Open Championship (7/17/14). Driver: Titleist 913D3 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: True Temper Project X 7A3 (7.0) Fairway wood: Titleist 910F.d (15 degrees) Shaft: True Temper Project X 10A2 (7.0) Irons: Titleist 712U (2),...

    • Posted 72 days ago
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    Enter to Win Phil Mickelson’s U.S. Open Paycheck

    Phil Mickelson has finished second in the U.S. Open Championship six times without a victory, but he will have especially passionate support at Pinehurst No. 2 this year as he attempts to win the career Grand Slam....

    • Posted 72 days ago
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  • Vesti Ascendi Review
    Review: Vesti Ascendi Apparel

    Pros: One of the most comfortable and wearable garments in its category. The Vesti Ascendi shirt and tie will help you to make a statement, both on and off the course. Cons: While Vesti Ascendi is surprisingly comfortable, the...

    • Posted 72 days ago
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  • Scotty Cameron Futura X7 Putter
    Adam Scott tests prototype Scotty Cameron Futura X7 putter

    When golfers ascend to the top spot in the world golf rankings, they’re usually playing the best golf of their career, which means they’re generally not looking to make equipment changes. Adam Scott, on the other hand,...

    • Posted 73 days ago
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  • Ashworth Golf Encinitas Review
    Ashworth Golf Unveils Encinitas and Kingston Footwear Collections

    Carlsbad, Calif. (May 21, 2014) – Ashworth Golf, the most authentic golf brand dedicated to bringing modern style to the golf course, today announced the release of the Encinitas footwear collection to its growing lineup of golf footwear....

    • Posted 73 days ago
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  • New Balance NB574 Golf Shoe Review
    New Balance NB574 Golf Shoe Review

    Pros: The comfort and fit you’d expect from New Balance. They’re waterproof, and at $129, very affordable for their level of quality and comfort. Cons: Only one width and two colors available. Bottom Line: If you like...

    • Posted 74 days ago
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  • TaylorMade Arc1 Putters
    TaylorMade Arc1 Putters spotted at Colonial

    TaylorMade always releases several prototype putter models throughout the year to gather feedback on their looks, feel and performance from its staff members. Its new Arc1 prototype putters, which we spotted on the practice green at the...

    • Posted 74 days ago
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  • Cobra Design Lab
    Cobra Design Lab offers totally custom Bio Cell+ drivers

    One of the most impressive performers in our 2014 Gear Trials: Best Drivers club test was Cobra’s Bio Cell+ driver, even though it didn’t crack the top-5 in our “Distance-First,” “Forgiveness-First” and Balanced Performance” categories. How do we...

    • Posted 75 days ago
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    Brendon Todd’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the HP Byron Nelson Championship (5/17/14). Driver: TaylorMade R1 (10.5 degrees) Shaft: Matrix Ozik TP6HD 3 Wood: TaylorMade SLDR (15 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Tour Blue 85X Hybrid: TaylorMade Stage 2 Tour 3 (18.5 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya...

    • Posted 76 days ago
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    Miguel Angel Jimenez’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Spanish Open (5/17/14) Driver: Ping i25 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Tour Blue 65TX 3 Wood: Ping i25 (14 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Tour Blue 75X 5 Wood: Ping i25 (18 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Tour Blue 75X...

    • Posted 76 days ago
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    Nike releases NG360 app for iOS devices

    Nike Golf has released of the latest version of its NG360 golf app for iOS devices. Nike’s foray into this evolving world combines both fun and instructional capabilities in a neat package. Features include: Score and stat...

    • Posted 77 days ago
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    The “coolest” shirts in golf? adidas Golf announces climachill Apparel

    Press Release: Carlsbad, Calif. (May 13, 2014) – adidas Golf, an industry leader in innovation, technology and performance footwear and apparel, has announced the release of the new climachill apparel collection, featuring new and exclusive fabric technologies...

    • Posted 80 days ago
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  • Nike VR X3X Toe Sweep and Dual Wide Wedge Review
    Review: Nike VR X3X Dual Wide and Toe Sweep Wedges

    Pros: Beautiful satin finish, 8620 carbon steel, and a two cool, new grinds that are serious contenders on the wedge front for pros and amateur alike. Cons: Toe sweep version can cause issues for steeper swings. Bottom...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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    Cobra to release new Bio Cell Pro driver

    Cobra has announced the release of its new Bio Cell Pro, a 440cc driver that the company says has the lowest center of gravity of any of its 2014 drivers. The Bio Cell Pro is the driver...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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    Suzann Pettersen WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Kingsmill Championship (5/12/14). Driver: Nike VRS Covert 2.0 (10 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder 6.3 VC Tour Spec 3 Wood: Nike VRS Covert (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder 6.3 VC Tour Spec...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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  • Jordan Spieth clubs
    Jordan Spieth WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of The Players Championship (5/10/14). Driver: Titleist 910 D2 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana “Blue Board” 63X Length: 45 inches 3 Wood: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Tour (14.5 set to 15.5 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon...

    • Posted 84 days ago
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  • Titleist DT Solo and Velocity Golf Balls Review
    Review: Titleist Velocity and DT SoLo Golf Balls

    Pros: The DT Solo provides a soft feel, good greenside control and is a higher launching ball that will fit a lot of different players. The Velocity generated the lowest spin of any ball off the tee and...

    • Posted 85 days ago
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    Scotty Cameron to release Newport 2, GoLo 7 Dual Balance putters

    On May 30, Scotty Cameron will release two of the company’s most popular putters, its Newport 2 and GoLo 7, in counterbalanced “Dual Balance” models. According to the company, two decades of high-speed video research with tour...

    • Posted 88 days ago
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