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Jones Utility Rover Bag 2018


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#1 Steelhead

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Posted 28 January 2018 - 01:04 AM

It appears that Jones Golf married their Utility Bag to a Players Series bag...I know I’m gonna pick up one of these when available! Hope they give us that black Greyson in the pic as well. Two straps? Kinda’ gotten used to my Players one strap so we’ll see...also, the “speaker pocket” seemed weird to me until this week. I’m in SoCal for a few weeks and for the first time ever, I have crossed paths with Bluetooth speakers in bags being played at low levels on the course ...haven’t seen that in the NW (I must be getting older! :-)
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Edited by Steelhead, 28 January 2018 - 01:06 AM.

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Posted 28 January 2018 - 07:26 AM

Looks great.

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Posted 28 January 2018 - 07:55 AM

Nice looking bag, I assume we are still looking at the same 7.75" top.

First I've heard about music/speakers on the golf course.  I must be getting older too, are people incapable of spending 4 hours with their own thoughts and in conversation with their playing partners without additional audio stimulation?

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Posted 28 January 2018 - 10:14 AM

View PostTommyj, on 28 January 2018 - 07:55 AM, said:

Nice looking bag, I assume we are still looking at the same 7.75" top.

First I've heard about music/speakers on the golf course.  I must be getting older too, are people incapable of spending 4 hours with their own thoughts and in conversation with their playing partners without additional audio stimulation?

Looks like the 7.75” top. As long as it has the single top divider (like the players series) it’ll work well for me. Looking at the 2018 catalog on the Jones website I did not notice any canvas players series. Maybe that will be Limited Edition stuff later...
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Posted 28 January 2018 - 08:55 PM

This bag has my MacKenzie bag very nervous. I loved the utility bag by jones and have one of those as well, but the stand always annoyed me. This bag looks like perfection.

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Posted 28 January 2018 - 10:04 PM

Interested in finding out the following:

if it has a spine or if it's a soft bag?

2 or 3 way top? Diameter?  



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Posted 29 January 2018 - 12:50 AM

I would like to read more info on the new Greyson

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Posted 02 February 2018 - 10:52 AM

My guess is 2 way top. Great looking bag.
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Posted 09 February 2018 - 02:24 PM

this bag and the jones company in general is what is RIGHT with golf.  want to grow the game - make it fun.  love their casual NW approach.
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Posted 10 February 2018 - 11:15 AM

View Posttrying2scratch, on 28 January 2018 - 10:04 PM, said:

Interested in finding out the following:

if it has a spine or if it's a soft bag?

2 or 3 way top? Diameter?  
Single divider like the players series. (Confirmed yesterday with them). The Greyson I saw in the phot that appeared to be Black, I was told is a Navy Camo.

G400 Max - 9*
Ryoma F3 - 15*
Ping G400 - 19*
Titleist 718 AP1, 4 thru Gap
Titleist SM 7 - 52*, 58*
Dandy Putter

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Posted 10 February 2018 - 12:34 PM

View PostSteelhead, on 10 February 2018 - 11:15 AM, said:

View Posttrying2scratch, on 28 January 2018 - 10:04 PM, said:

Interested in finding out the following:

if it has a spine or if it's a soft bag?

2 or 3 way top? Diameter?  
Single divider like the players series. (Confirmed yesterday with them). The Greyson I saw in the phot that appeared to be Black, I was told is a Navy Camo.
any idea when the release date is?

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Posted 10 February 2018 - 12:42 PM

View PostMtngolfer1, on 10 February 2018 - 12:34 PM, said:

View PostSteelhead, on 10 February 2018 - 11:15 AM, said:

View Posttrying2scratch, on 28 January 2018 - 10:04 PM, said:

Interested in finding out the following:

if it has a spine or if it's a soft bag?

2 or 3 way top? Diameter?  
Single divider like the players series. (Confirmed yesterday with them). The Greyson I saw in the phot that appeared to be Black, I was told is a Navy Camo.
any idea when the release date is?
I believe they said May.
G400 Max - 9*
Ryoma F3 - 15*
Ping G400 - 19*
Titleist 718 AP1, 4 thru Gap
Titleist SM 7 - 52*, 58*
Dandy Putter

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Posted 10 February 2018 - 01:15 PM

So this bag does not have a stand?

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Posted 10 February 2018 - 01:25 PM

View Postscratchswinger, on 10 February 2018 - 01:15 PM, said:

So this bag does not have a stand?

Correct.

Still not positive though - how many dividers?  Anyone know?
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Posted 10 February 2018 - 01:48 PM

View Postdmbrill719, on 10 February 2018 - 01:25 PM, said:

View Postscratchswinger, on 10 February 2018 - 01:15 PM, said:

So this bag does not have a stand?

Correct.

Still not positive though - how many dividers?  Anyone know?
Set up with ONE divider (like the Players Series.) I like that as my Players holds 12-14 clubs way easier than my Greyson Utility.

G400 Max - 9*
Ryoma F3 - 15*
Ping G400 - 19*
Titleist 718 AP1, 4 thru Gap
Titleist SM 7 - 52*, 58*
Dandy Putter

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Posted 10 February 2018 - 02:16 PM

Bending over to pickup the bag 65 times in a round gets old. Until I find a way to swing with one arm and hold the bag with the other I will continue to use a stand bag. Bag looks sharp though.

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 05:37 PM

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I would like to read more info on the new Greyson
New Greyson was actually Navy/Camo. Don’t know if it will reach production. Saw the new Rover in person ( its sharp!) and can’t wait to get one. Light, yet lots of thoughtful details incorporated. It will replace all my others ASAP.
G400 Max - 9*
Ryoma F3 - 15*
Ping G400 - 19*
Titleist 718 AP1, 4 thru Gap
Titleist SM 7 - 52*, 58*
Dandy Putter

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 08:29 PM

View PostSteelhead, on 14 February 2018 - 05:37 PM, said:

View PostMtngolfer1, on 29 January 2018 - 12:50 AM, said:

I would like to read more info on the new Greyson
New Greyson was actually Navy/Camo. Don't know if it will reach production. Saw the new Rover in person ( its sharp!) and can't wait to get one. Light, yet lots of thoughtful details incorporated. It will replace all my others ASAP.
After giving up my original Greyson I now have a Tobacco Brown Utility, I sure would love it if they would come to market with the Navy/Camo Greyson..

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 08:33 PM

View PostMtngolfer1, on 14 February 2018 - 08:29 PM, said:

View PostSteelhead, on 14 February 2018 - 05:37 PM, said:

View PostMtngolfer1, on 29 January 2018 - 12:50 AM, said:

I would like to read more info on the new Greyson
New Greyson was actually Navy/Camo. Don't know if it will reach production. Saw the new Rover in person ( its sharp!) and can't wait to get one. Light, yet lots of thoughtful details incorporated. It will replace all my others ASAP.
After giving up my original Greyson I now have a Tobacco Brown Utility, I sure would love it if they would come to market with the Navy/Camo Greyson..
Call them:-) they are receptive and friendly golf nerds like us! I always give them my opinion....
G400 Max - 9*
Ryoma F3 - 15*
Ping G400 - 19*
Titleist 718 AP1, 4 thru Gap
Titleist SM 7 - 52*, 58*
Dandy Putter

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 11:06 PM

View PostSteelhead, on 14 February 2018 - 08:33 PM, said:

View PostMtngolfer1, on 14 February 2018 - 08:29 PM, said:

View PostSteelhead, on 14 February 2018 - 05:37 PM, said:

View PostMtngolfer1, on 29 January 2018 - 12:50 AM, said:

I would like to read more info on the new Greyson
New Greyson was actually Navy/Camo. Don't know if it will reach production. Saw the new Rover in person ( its sharp!) and can't wait to get one. Light, yet lots of thoughtful details incorporated. It will replace all my others ASAP.
After giving up my original Greyson I now have a Tobacco Brown Utility, I sure would love it if they would come to market with the Navy/Camo Greyson..
Call them:-) they are receptive and friendly golf nerds like us! I always give them my opinion....
I will have to do that thank you.


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Posted 16 February 2018 - 09:53 PM

I have the original and love it.  But a valuables pouch/pocket appeals to me.  The original has plenty of storage for my needs, but it'd be nice to have a separate pocket for my money clip, phone and keys.

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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:33 PM

Same here.  Solved it with a lightweight, 3 zipper pouch for my keys, phone and watch that fits perfectly in the bottom of the twin pockets.
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Posted 18 March 2018 - 12:55 PM

And update on the release date for these bags?
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Posted 04 April 2018 - 09:47 PM

May 1st I believe
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Posted 09 June 2018 - 07:52 PM

Has anyone picked one up yet and able to provide some initial thoughts?


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Posted 10 June 2018 - 07:20 AM

View PostHit, on 09 June 2018 - 07:52 PM, said:

Has anyone picked one up yet and able to provide some initial thoughts?
bump again. Really want to pull the trigger, but would love a review from someone!
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