Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

The Shaft is the Engine of the Golf Club Actually, you the golfer are the engine, the shaft acts more like the transmission. The weight...

Mickelson's final-round charge that led to his win at The Open Championship, as well as another runner-up finish at the U.S. Open in June...

When it comes to putters, Scotty Camerons are about as good as it gets. Phil and Tiger used to use one, and even after signing...

While reading comments from previous articles, the cost of equipment was often mentioned as a reason folks were not enamored with the game. The...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! Heading to a PGA Tour event in the upcoming season? Don't do...

How Should a Golfer Select the Right Shaft for His/Her Swing?  One of the most common posts I see on GolfWRX is when one golfer...

Many recreational players unknowingly sabotage their golf vacations by a lack of proper planning.  I am not speaking of making sure their stay-and-play itinerary...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, we look at Titleist's Concept Clubs and a question that many people have asked; are new clubs really that much...

The Meat of the Fitting: Putting it all Together to Come up with the Initial Fitting Spec Recommendations The information in the blue boxes reveals...

When discussing the manner of fitting the shaft weight and total weight of a golf club, the conversation should also include fitting the swing...

In a previous article, I discussed the fitting of the shaft weight and mentioned that a discussion about the weight of a golf club...

TaylorMade's CEO, Mark King, said the company has changed the dynamics of the iron business. The company's Executive Vice President of Product Development, Sean...

I'm going to start this one with a disclaimer. Understand that I have no motive outside presenting an accurate historical accounting. Back in March of...

I've watched the clip of Lexi Thompson marking a golf ball and replacing it about 1,000 times now. Obviously no one knows her intent...

Golf is supposed to be fun. Even for the highest level professionals, it is still supposed to be fun. The biggest enemy of a golfer and...

As one of the world's biggest Tiger Woods fans, I am sad to officially say Tiger is finished. He's done. It’s over people. Honestly, I...

"Why should I care about golf participation?" "What will increased participation do for me?" These are valid questions that have come up consistently from readers...

In the last 10 years, there have been major advancements in both golf equipment and golf equipment fitting technology. Systems such as FlightScope and...

It's safe to say that the current PGA Tour also moonlights as a grass runway for designers and their sponsored golfers to broadcast a...

Watch this on The Scene. Sports Illustrated swimsuit model and former member of the Georgetown Women's golf team Kelly Rohrbach teaches golfers how to "master...

There is certain etiquette all golfers are taught when first learning to play the game, such as not to step in another person's line on the...

A 40-year-old Jack Nicklaus led the PGA Tour in total driving in 1980, which is a combination statistic measuring where a player finished in...

Editor's Note: Rich Hunt is a statistician whose clients include PGA Tour players, their caddies and their instructors. Each year, I create a filter to...

It seems like a dream job, doesn’t it? Golf equipment tech reps spend hours on the driving ranges of some of the most prestigious...

There seems to be a steady progression of lost driving distance that comes with age, but I don’t recall ever seeing much actual information...

One of the simplest ways golfers can improve their games is through proper club fitting, which is often overlooked because of the emphasis golf...

Dustin Johnson topped Jon Rahm in the final to take home the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship, his second WGC event victory of the year....

Below is just a sampling of the idiocy I saw in my Twitter feed immediately after Tiger Woods’ withdrawal today. I can’t say it’s representative...

Full disclosure, I’ve never written about golf equipment, instruction, or any technical aspect of this glorious (read: torturous) game. My wheelhouse is a little...

Omar Uresti recently won the PGA Professional Championship. The victory caused quite an uproar due to the fact that Uresti has spent a good part...

Last week, Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee went on the offensive against radar launch monitors, claiming that they were "ruining golf." Chamblee said that radar...
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A few months ago, GolfWRX Members voted for the three irons they most wanted to see tested head-to-head. The winners were: PXG 0311T, Mizuno MP-5...

Merion Golf Club's East Course, the site of the 2013 U.S. Open, saw players use a variety of different equipment setups in order to...

The higher the loft on the clubhead, the more critical it is to be dynamically fit for the correct lie angle. It is also...

Tiger Woods missed the cut at the 2014 PGA Championship, finishing at 6-over par for the tournament, but it was an argument between analysts...

19th Hole

Don’t activate the slope feature. Keep that cover on. Do whatever you gotta do. Such has been the refrain for caddies using laser rangefinders...