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Henley proves he belongs with second win
“It was crazy,” Russell Henley told GolfWRX after his victory in a four-man playoff at the Honda Classic. “The emotions were crazy.” Anyone watching would agree. Battling nerves and a course with major championship qualities, Henley birdied the...
- Posted 3 days ago
Nike signs Japan Golf Tour star Shunsuke Sonoda
Nike Golf announced earlier this week the signing of another young gun to join the likes of Rory Mcilroy, Seung-Yul Noh and Thorbjorn Olesen. The newest pro to don the Nike swoosh is 24-year-old Japanese pro Shunsuke...
- Posted 18 days ago
A Look at Major OEMs’ January Golf Club Patents
Many of the patents major OEMs apply for with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office take several months to a year to get published, or made public. In other words, companies begin working on a technology and apply...
- Posted 34 days ago
Nike lets you design Tiger’s shoes (and yours, too!)
Nike just announced the latest innovation in the highly competitive golf shoe market: the chance for you to design your own custom pair of golf shoes, which happens to be the latest edition of Tiger Woods’ signature...
- Posted 91 days ago
Rory McIlroy pals around with another sports superstar in a Nike…soccer ad?
Don’t worry; your browser has not mysteriously sent you to SoccerWRX.com. That video you see below is indicative of the state of golf at the end of 2013, even if it, strangely, is not a golf ad....
- Posted 91 days ago
WRX to the Rescue! The 2013 Holiday Gift Guide
This year’s Holiday Gift Guide was created for one simple reason: to make sure the golfers on your gift list get the coolest golf stuff possible. Our equipment editors put their heads together and created a list...
- Posted 94 days ago
Review: Nike Lunar Bandon golf shoes
Pros: The three-part closure (laces, zipper and flap) locks down the foot and ensures that moisture will not seep in. The three-quarter high sides provide a dry, comfortable fit, and don’t inhibit movement in the slightest. Cons: The martian green...
- Posted 121 days ago
Analyzing the logos of the six most recognizable golf brands
If a picture can be worth a thousand words, a logo can be worth a fair bit more. Like millions. Or billions. The total golf economy of 2011 was responsible for nearly $70 billion in spending. As...
- Posted 146 days ago
Nike Covert 2.0 Driver Spotted
Check out the photos of the Nike Covert 2.0 driver we spotted at the Frys.com Open. While Covert 2.0 has the same glossy red crown and white swoosh as the original version, Nike has made some serious...
- Posted 150 days ago
Modern Classics: Nike’s new Method Mod putters
Nike new “Mod” putters, short for “modern classics,” are offered in four styles that will evoke memories of some of golf’s most memorable designs. David Franklin, Nike’s master model maker for putters, said the inspiration for the...
- Posted 154 days ago
Nike releases VR_S Covert Junior golf clubs
Got a youngster at home that you want to get into golf? Nike wants you to get them started on the right track with its VR_S Covert Junior golf clubs, which are designed in two different sizes...
- Posted 169 days ago
Spotted: Nike Covert Tour 2.0 Driver
Say hello to the Nike Covert Tour 2.0 driver, which landed on the USGA’s List of Conforming Driver heads earlier this week and was being tested by Charl Schwartzel today at the Tour Championship. Like Nike’s 2013...
- Posted 170 days ago
Nike granted a patent for clothes that “coach”
Nike obtained a patent that could potentially rattle some cages in the golf world. The patent document describes “articles of apparel providing enhanced body position feedback.” The clothing will have tighter material in areas key to a...
- Posted 188 days ago
In-hand photos of Tiger’s new driver
Check out the in-hand photos we snapped of Tiger’s new Nike Covert Tour Version 5 driver. Click here to see the other clubs in Tiger’s bag. Unlike the Nike Covert Tour driver that is sold to the...
- Posted 209 days ago
Tiger testing a prototype Nike Covert driver at the British Open
Finally, there is photo evidence that Tiger Woods is testing a Nike Covert driver. The photo, from AP, comes from Tiger Woods’ Sunday practice round at the British Open, where the world’s No. 1-ranked golfer was testing...
- Posted 235 days ago
Review: Nike Ladies Golf Dress and Lunar Duet Classic Shoes
I’ve never worn a golf dress, so I was a little uneasy the first time I put on Nike’s golf dress. But I found the dress to be lightweight, comfortable and true to size. The dress itself is...
- Posted 260 days ago
The Sport of Golf: Nike’s newest Tiger Woods commercial
Analogy session 101. Nike is to advertising what Kafka is to text. Artistic. Intelligent. Purposeful and evocative. Are golfers athletes? Is golf a sport or a game of skill? A 2004 study by ESPN.com found golf to...
- Posted 268 days ago
Nike VR_S Covert Fairway Woods: Editor Review
Pros: We love the adjustability of the VR_S Covert Tour fairway woods ($249), which gives golfers five different lofts and three different face angles to choose from. That makes them the most adjustable fairway woods you can...
- Posted 280 days ago
Nike VR Forged Wedges
Nike’s new VR Forged wedges offer three distinct sole grinds to give golfers with different short-game styles and course conditions more choices from around the greens. Standard Grind Nike’s “Standard Grind” was inspired by Tiger Woods, and is the...
- Posted 287 days ago