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#1 DannyG

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Posted 04 July 2017 - 02:45 PM

I really like the boonie hat that Kirk Triplett was wearing this past weekend at the open. I contacted Ping and they said it was "Tour" only and not available to the public. This was the same response they made a few years ago to someone on this forum so nothing has changed. I really don't get that kind of policy and what it accomplishes for them but I'm sure they don't care about my opinion.

It's got a great shape. has anyone seen something similar?

Edited by DannyG, 04 July 2017 - 02:45 PM.


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Posted 04 July 2017 - 03:46 PM

They have them at Colorado Ski and Golf in the Denver area. Give them a call.

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Posted 04 July 2017 - 04:46 PM

I see similar hats on ebay. Did you look there? Maybe not what you want

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Posted 07 July 2017 - 02:21 PM

The Nike sun hat has a very similar shape IMO. I really like mine.

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Posted 07 July 2017 - 03:26 PM

I got my boonie hat at PGASS. They also sell them at Van's Golf Shop (WorldWide Golf).

Tour, my a$$,

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Posted 14 July 2017 - 12:21 AM

I have seen that style called "compass" hats. I got a nice one on sale for $27 from Outdoor Research. Also try REI. I see lots of caddies wearing them. They were selling them at the US Open as well. Check the USGA store.
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Posted 22 July 2017 - 01:58 AM

Imperial Hat Co. Old Norse model is the best hat for sun protection. It has a wire in the brim that holds its shape in the wind.

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Posted 23 September 2017 - 01:04 PM

 drn92, on 04 July 2017 - 03:46 PM, said:

They have them at Colorado Ski and Golf in the Denver area. Give them a call.

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  The Ping boonie hat or something similar?  Thanks!

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Posted 23 September 2017 - 05:46 PM

Ping boonie hat. But they are geared up for ski season now so they may not have it.

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Posted 23 September 2017 - 06:18 PM

My wife bought one at a public course that was PING exclusive.


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Posted 23 September 2017 - 07:34 PM

I did not know they were called boonie hats. I wear one with the name of my second home course on it. I always called it a floppy hat or a Pukka hat which is the brand name
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Posted 12 October 2017 - 06:07 PM

Colorado Ski and Golf do not have any!

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 06:10 PM

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Posted 13 October 2017 - 12:20 PM

Couple on ebay...red and black letters.  Search Ping Boonie Hat and Ping bucket hat.

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Posted 13 October 2017 - 02:28 PM

Amazon has a white one with red letters


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