More PGA Merchandise Show 2013 News

  • Exotics XG6
    Tech Talk: Tour Edge Exotics CB5 and XCG6

    Tour Edge’s new lineup of premium fairway woods for 2013, the CB5 and XCG6, target two different types of golfers. The company’s Exotics CB5 fairway woods are an updated version of the CB4 Tour fairway woods, one...

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  • Graphite Design GT
    Graphite Design’s new Tour AD GT Shaft

    Graphite Design has added to its popular line of Tour AD shafts with the Tour AD GT, a softer version of the company’s low-spin, low-launch Tour AD BB shaft.  The GT it a good choice for golfers who...

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  • FootJoy M-Project
    FootJoy goes minimal for the M:Project

    There’s another new entrant into the minimalist-shoe market. Starting Feb. 15, golfers can purchase FootJoy’s new line of golf shoes, the M:Project. “The M:Project is all about minimum construction, maximum feel,” said Doug Robinson, vice president of footwear...

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  • Oakley RadarLock
    Tech Talk: Oakley says change your lenses, not your sunglasses

    Let’s face it, the weather in unpredictable. One minute, it could be perfectly sunny and 30 minutes later, clouds could take over most of the sky. That can create a problem with your sunglasses, but Oakley Golf...

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  • Axis 1
    Axis 1 pushes its putters as an answer to anchor ban

    The Axis 1 Golf putters may be the stereotypical black sheep with their looks, but that does not mean golfers should not give a second look to them. Thanks to its perfectly balanced design, Axis 1 says...

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  • Kenny Knox
    Putting legend Kenny Knox releases line of putters, wedges

    If there ever were a golfer who knew the importance of good short-game clubs, it was Kenny Knox. The three-time PGA Tour event winner at one point held the record for the fewest number of putts in...

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  • Swingbyte 2
    New Swingbyte “Doesn’t twist at all anymore”

    With its new, patent-pending algorithm, Swingbyte 2.0 can crunch the numbers and analyze each swing depending on where your target was. “You can now point your iPad and it will know what your target is and figure...

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  • V1 Sports
    V1 teams up with Sony for faster, easier video

    Every year, smartphone cameras get better and better. But even the most advanced smartphones aren’t powerful enough to capture the high-quality video golfers need to analyze their swings the same way instructors and professional golfers do. V1...

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  • Nunchuk xi
    Tech Talk: Nunchuk’s xi graphite iron shaft

    Golfers are always searching for ways to remove variables from their game. That’s why many spend hours on the range with hopes of developing the consistency that will allow them to hit longer, straighter shots. One way...

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  • Nike 20XI
    Nike’s new golf balls have larger, softer resin cores

    In 2012, Nike released a new line of golf balls called 20XI that featured a new lightweight core material called RZN (resin). According to Nike, the lightweight resin cores moved more weight to the perimeter of the...

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    Odyssey’s new White Hot Pro putters dial in feel and fit

    There’s plenty that’s new with Odyssey’s White Hot Pro putters — the lineup has new models, a new finish and a new fitting system. But what many golfers will like the most about the company’s new putters...

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  • true linkswear
    TRUE linkswear adds to its collection with Proto

    Rob Rigg, president of TRUE Linkswear, and the rest of the TRUE team dusted off their high school biology education to help build a better golf shoe. “Our thought process in making the shoes was if humans...

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  • Scor Golf
    Scor Golf adds new shaft options to its line

    There’s three main things golfers should consider when buying a new wedge. The first two things, loft and sole type, are widely talked about by serious golfers. The third, choosing the right shaft, isn’t talked about so...

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  • Oakley Cipher 2
    Oakley Golf goes lighter and lower with its two new shoes

    For those golfers looking to reduce the burden on their feet during a round of golf, Oakley Golf may have the answer. Its newest tech series shoe, the Cipher 2, weighs only 9.2 ounces — 1.4 ounces...

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  • 2013 pga show
    2013 PGA Show – Special Report

    The PGA Merchandise Show is the ultimate place to see the latest, greatest golf gear, and some of the biggest stars and personalities in golf and sports. GolfWRX took photos of all the clubs, gadgets, apparel, accessories,...

    • Posted 630 days ago
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  • Matrix Shafts
    Matrix simplifies its 2013 shaft lineup

    For a shaft company, having a lot of models for golfers to choose from is a great thing. But what shaft companies don’t want to happen, especially with Tour players, is for golfers to become so confused...

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  • Golf Pride Niion
    Golf Pride (finally) adds color with its 2013 grips

    Golf Pride has been a leader on tour in golf grip usage for decades, but they’ve lagged behind their competitors recently by not providing many bold color choices in their lines. For 2013, Golf Pride is introducing...

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  • John O'Hurley
    Actor John O’Hurley translates the technology in Cobra’s new products

    Cobra-Puma’s new driver, the AMP Cell, is the company’s most complex to date. It allows golfers to adjust the loft from 8.5 degrees to 11.5 degrees (7.5 to 10.5 in the Pro model), while keeping the face...

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  • golf simulator buying guide
    Golf Simulators: Buyer’s Guide

    Golf simulators have come a long way from the Dave & Buster days of golf simulation. New technology has driven the golf simulation to new incredible heights. The new realistic simulators are allowing golfers to practice and play golf...

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  • best in show final w shield
    Best of Show: The 2013 PGA Show Winners

    Every year, we head to the PGA Merchandise Show in search of the latest and greatest golf gear. This year, we spent three days scouring Demo Day at Orange County National and the inside of the Orange...

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  • Swing Shirt
    The Golf Swing Shirt teaches golfers to stay connected

    Golfers hear a lot about “staying connected” during the golf swing. Meet The Golf Swing Shirt, a lightweight spandex-like shirt that brings meaning to the concept. The Swing Shirt is endorsed by Padraig Harrington and legendary instructor Jimmy...

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  • FlightScope VX2 App
    FlightScope’s new VX2 App

    FlightScope continues to improve the performance of its Doppler radar software with its VX2 App. Available for both iOS mobile (iPad, iPhone, iPod) and Android devices, the VX2 app works in conjunction with the popular FlightScope X2...

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    Introducing the “New Callaway”

    Callaway is not the same company as it was last year. We’ve been covering the PGA Merchandise Show for more than eight years, and we have never seen Callaway have the buzz it had this year. Was...

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  • IMG_2250
    CamCaddy Phone holder: Editor Review

    Sometimes it’s the simple things that makes all the difference. Capturing your swing with your phone on video is something that is relatively new in golf. In the recent years, cell phones have become so good at...

    • Posted 633 days ago
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  • UST Recoil
    Tech Talk: UST Recoil Graphite Iron Shafts

    In the last decade, graphite has become the material of choice on the PGA Tour for the shafts in drivers, fairway woods and hybrids. It would make sense that graphite shafts would slowly have started to creep...

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    The best booth at the 2013 PGA Show: Welcome to ‘Club TaylorMade’

    By David Phillips Jr., GolfWRX Contributor TaylorMade’s setup at the PGA Merchandise Show is like any other major equipment company. Just as they have done the last few years, TaylorMade positions its display in an isolated room at...

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  • Nike Covert
    Everything you want to know about the Nike Covert Driver

    No company has boosted its stock more in 2013 than Nike Golf. Example: Viral Discussion about the new Covert Driver A big part of the company’s image change has been the signing of the No. 1-ranked golfer...

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  • Faldo by Edel
    Nick Faldo, Dave Edel join forces

    Golfers who win multiple major championships know a thing or two about golf equipment. That’s why the decision by six-time major champion Nick Faldo to become a partner with a small Texas-based equipment manufacturer, Edel Golf, has...

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    Tech Talk: Fujikura Fuel Shafts

    The Fujikura Fuel is a low-launch, low-spin shaft that uses special construction and a high kick point that the company says gives golfers a tighter dispersion and a softer feel than Fujikura’s previous low-launch, low-spin shafts. Dustin...

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