Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

Viva Quivira! One of the newer entries in the top-tier golf experiences available in Mexico is the Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf and Spa Resort. The...

Ask anyone who teaches for a living, and you’ll hear that the No. 1 thing most golfers are looking for is consistency. Equipment companies...

Warning: Swanson, the author of this story, does not exist… except in his writing. His character is completely imagined, but that doesn’t mean his opinions aren’t...

The pile on the sport of golf is officially underway. I’ve received at least a dozen links to different stories about troubling times in...

At one point in the early 1980s, Dan Pohl was the longest driver on the PGA Tour, averaging 274 yards with the Big Dog. As...

Ask a room full of golf pros to agree on the longest-held misconception most golfers have, and there’s a good chance you would ultimately...

In the minds of many golfers, wedges are the most important clubs in the bag. As a fitter, I am always surprised how this...

Rory McIlroy said recently that pro golfers should be blood-tested for illegal substances, but that he didn't see how Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs) could improve...

On Sunday of the Travelers Championship, Jim Furyk set a PGA Tour record with a score of 58 at TPC River Highlands. Furyk’s 58 will...
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In this video, I test Ping i irons against the company's new iBlades on Foresight's GC2 launch monitor with HMT to show you the...

A few months ago, the GolfWRX Editorial Team emailed me three story ideas. The first two have worked out quite well (you can read...

The outcry from players and fans over the USGA's handling of the Dustin Johnson ruling at the U.S. Open has all but disappeared --...

I’m sure we all know a top young amateur golfer with aspirations of turning pro. It may be the kid at your local club...

One afternoon a lifetime ago, in a scraggly bit of park between a suburban New York commuter railroad station and the dire Bronx River,...

During the recent UEFA European Championship in soccer, Iceland surprised everyone with its performance. The Strákarnir okkar (Our boys) tied Portugal and Hungary, and beat...
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What effect does shaft weight have on your golf shots? With the help of Nippon, Coach Matt Lockey and I put it to the...

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...

With one leg left in the majors, I wanted to examine the U.S. Ryder Cup standings, again. This time, though, I wanted to look...

What a tournament that was. Last weekend, golf fans were treated to the best of what professional golf has to offer. There was a guy...

In more than 50 years of playing, I’ve had a love-hate relationship with the driver. Being the longest club in the bag, it’s not an...

This week Darren Clarke will play in his 25th Open Championship. We caught up with the 14-time European Tour winner and 2011 Champion Golfer of the...

Anna Nordqvist was all class after penalty cost her the U.S. Open, posting the following on social media. Thanks everyone for the support this week!...

There are literally dozens -- perhaps even hundreds -- of reasons to travel to Scotland and experience St. Andrews. You could write a book about...

It all started so well. Like building a new house, the blueprints were perfect. Well known builder… check. Money… check. Piece of land… check....

You might ask: How would I know the differences between a scratch golfer and a PGA Tour player? Well, it is my full-time job...

Twenty years ago, I played a lot of golf with a guy we had nicknamed “The Best Mulligan Player in Golf." He’d perfected the art...

Everyone wants to play golf in Scotland and Ireland. Fact. Maybe this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, or perhaps an annual pilgrimage. The bucket lists...

I don’t normally do requests, but a GolfWRX reader asked me to consider penning an article featuring Old Tom Morris. I was lucky enough to...
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In this video, I compare the driver swing of Jason Day and Dustin Johnson, two of the longest and most accomplished golfers in the world. I did...

In my line of work, I spend a lot of time working with tour players in an effort to maximize the performance of their...

I’ve been fitting and building golf clubs for more than 15 years, and in that time I’ve seen a lot of really poor workmanship...
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Getting custom fit for clubs is one of the most important things golfers can do to maximize their performance on the course... but there's...

Antigua has been making golf apparel for nearly four decades, so it's safe to say the company knows a thing or two about golf...

I read my colleague Ben Alberstadt's very insightful article on the Dustin Johnson debacle and thought I'd take a minute to offer what may...
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In the video above, I put Titleist's new 716 MB, CB, AP2 and AP1 irons to the test to see how they measure up against each...