Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

As I have discussed frequently in my GolfWRX columns, the wedge game is vastly overrated by golfers. That's because many golfers often judge what is...

Everyone knows that golf is an expensive sport and golf balls are one of the costs of playing, but do you really have to...

The Deutsche Bank Championship hosts the second leg of the FedExCup Playoffs this week, and DraftKings is holding a monster contest -- a $450,000...

This has turned out to be the toughest hole for me to write for so far. It begins, once again, at the TPC Los...

The FedExCup Playoffs kick off this week with The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J. The top-125 players qualified for the first...

Paderson shafts has stepped out from “behind the beaded curtain,” in the words of CEO Jason Horodezky. The company has shifted its focus from...

One year after Mr. Hogan’s “I had a dream” speech, we gathered for another annual company sales meeting. It had been another good year for...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! To say there exists a high level of confusion about the...

As a statistician, a common conversation I have with golfers is when they should shoot at flagsticks and when they should avoid them and choose...

I’ve heard that great people do things that are different. I never thought when I went to work for Mr. Ben Hogan, however, that...

I am asking this question because we as golfers have limited time and financial resources to put toward getting better at the game we...

At times, professional golf can be a humorless enterprise, and the coverage of the sport usually follows suit. That’s where No Laying Up comes...

The forecast was for scattered thunderstorms across the area and the clouds were already building from the south when we teed off at 8:30...

Ben Larsen is a contributor to GolfWRX, and Strategic Content Manager at Arccos Golf, the game's first fully-automatic performance-tracking system. Game. Improvement. Those are perhaps the...

Last week, I showed the metrics for Jordan Spieth and what makes him so great. In response, I had a lot of readers asking...

He was much misunderstood, and I certainly do not intend to contribute to more of that. My first few encounters with Mr. Hogan were tough. And...

I’m on a trip now where there won’t be any golf for almost three weeks. Since I live in Southern California and play year-round,...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! How a golf club feels is usually a very important attribute...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! With Jordan Spieth winning the first two majors of the year,...

Sure, you know Javier Colon as the winner of the inaugural season of NBC’s hit show The Voice. But, what you might not know...

After my train wreck with Mr. Hogan in locker room at Shady Oaks, I knew I had better get some coaching before I was near...

I’ve always been both awed and intimidated by private golf clubs. In general, the members of private courses aren’t better golfers – or better people...

I am a huge Tiger Woods fan, and I admire what he has done for the game and how he has impacted a new generation...

After more than a decade and a half of agony, he’s finally off the hook. Jean Van De Velde’s 1999 Open Championship debacle at...

Members of the crowd could be heard laughing after Tiger Woods topped a shot on the last hole of Round 1 of the U.S....