Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis
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In this video, Rick and I look at the recent surge in super-expensive golf clubs and the premium golf ball market.

This past week former long-drive champion, Jamie Sadlowski, took to the PGA Tour by playing the Dean & Deluca Invitational at Colonial Country Club....

Shaking hands with Steve Scott standing on the green of the 38th hole of the final match in the 1996 U.S. Amateur, Tiger Woods...

Years ago, I had the pleasure of enjoying the wonderful golf courses with good friends at the American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin. A totally unexpected...

The 78th Kitchen Aid Senior PGA Championship is being held at Trump International Golf Club just outside Washington, D.C., this weekend. About two years ago...

The first few words out of Niklas Bergdahl’s mouth were delayed because they were traveling across an ocean and six hours into the past....

Right now, GolfTEC is dominating the instruction market. Last year, the company had nearly $100 million in sales, and it now controls 25 percent of...

This is going to be the year you work hard and accomplish your golfing goals, you tell yourself. Some of you might be right, but my...

Amateur golf, not the professional golf on TV, has been the subject of many articles in recent years, and there have been few, if any...
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In this Tech Tuesday, we look at the milled-wedge craze. Would you pay $2,000 for three wedges and a fitting? Also, we talk about which putters...

Background When I was lucky enough to join a golf club many years ago, my No. 1 goal was to become a real 5-handicap. But...

Recently, Big Cedar Lodge Resort just outside Branson, Missouri, became the center of the golf world when Tiger Woods emerged from his hiatus for...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, I take a look at the breaking news that Rory McIlroy has signed an endorsement deal with TaylorMade.

The PGA Tour’s “fifth major,” The Players Championship, has arrived. By all accounts, the Players has the strongest field of the year. Forty-eight of...

Two years ago, fan favorite Rickie Fowler took what many felt was a leap into superstardom with his win at The Players Championship. Since then,...

You just hit a tee shot to a blind landing zone. You smashed it, right on the screws. As the ball disappeared behind the...

GolfTEC has partnered with True Spec Golf as part of its efforts at expansion and innovation. Amid an overall brand refresh and updates to...

Just about everyone who is interested in golf wants to know if Tiger can come back. I happen to think he can, and I...

As writers, we are often caught at the end of a golf season making excuses for our disproven theories shortly after the unexpected has...

The summer is quickly closing in, and surely junior golfers across the globe are busy picking out and finalizing their summer schedules. For some,...

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...

With a third of the PGA Tour season almost complete and a sensational Masters in the books, it’s time to assess the performances from...

The GolfWRX editors suggested that I research approach shots, as this is a crucial part of the game, and see if the stats can help...

Golf equipment companies that make clubs for junior golfers are in a difficult position. They need to look out for their business by turning...

Winston Churchill is credited for saying, “Golf is a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into an ever smaller hole,...

What are you grateful for? That might seem like a strange question to ask a golfer in a performance article, but the emotion of...
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If you follow the PGA Tour on Facebook or Twitter, chances are you’ve seen the work of Erik Anders Lang. Among other things, he's...
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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...

Karl Benz is widely credited as being the creator of the first practical motorcar. While Mercedes-Benz would spawn from Karl Benz original company, it...

Here it is, everyone's favorite argument: Who's the best golfer without a major championship? People, especially media members, love to have discussions such as this...
golf biomechanics

So what’s the point of biomechanics anyways? It seems that I hear more negative comments about this word “biomechanics” than positive. “It’s making golf too...

The PGA Tour moves up the East Coast to Hilton Head this week for the RBC Heritage. It’s tough to follow the Masters, especially...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, I look at the guerrilla golf ball market compared to the best premium balls and discuss the best options...

Admit it. When Sergio Garcia’s drive wound up in a bush to the left of the 13th fairway at Augusta National, you thought he...

If there is a Royal Family of Golf Architecture, it is surely the Jones clan. Robert Trent Jones Jr. has amassed a portfolio that...

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If you haven’t seen Justin Thomas’ 5-foot on-green chip-in at the CJ Cup, familiarize yourself with this clip first. JT, dealing with an imperfection (spike...