• ping_KETSCHputter
    Why Ping is sending Ketsch putter owners $30

    If you bought a Ping Ketsch putter, good news: Ping wants to send you “a gift of $30.” The bad news? The putter grooves were deeper than expected. The full statement of Ping Chairman & CEO John...

    • Posted 66 days ago
    • 14
  • 620x400-raised
    2014 Gear Trials: Best Fairway Woods

    What are the best fairway woods in golf? That question is more difficult to answer than other club categories, such as drivers and irons, because of all the different ways golfers use their fairway woods. Some players...

    • Posted 113 days ago
    • 29
  • ping g30 driver
    Review: Ping G30 Driver

    Pros: More forgiving and lower spinning than Ping’s G25 driver. The turbulators (ridges on the front of the crown) actually work, creating an average of about 1 mph more clubhead speed in our testing. Cons: The new adapter...

    • Posted 114 days ago
    • 175
  • post-1-0-59645100-1404077331_thumb
    Ping G30 Drivers, Fairway Woods, Hybrids and Irons

    G30 Drivers No matter where a golf equipment manufacturer places the center of gravity in its latest driver, one thing is true; modern driver heads aren’t very aerodynamic objects. Ping’s new G30 driver doesn’t change that, but...

    • Posted 114 days ago
    • 29
  • Featured-Nike-Microwave
    Latest patent filings: An adjustable golf ball and more

    It’s been a little more than a month since we last had a look at the major OEM’s patent filings. Last time we looked at designs from TaylorMade, Ping, Titleist, and Nike. In this installment, we have some...

    • Posted 143 days ago
    • 13
  • 2014Shootout-4-e1398781065990
    Member Pure745′s Shootout: 2014 Driver Testing

    GolfWRX Member Pure745 has become one of the most trusted names in our forum when it comes to club testing. Each year, he purchases the latest driver heads and shafts and compiles a “shootout” of the numbers...

    • Posted 176 days ago
    • 31
  • Ping nFlight
    Ping gives club fitters new tool with nFlight Motion

    Continuing to build on its reputation as one of the best in the club fitting and customization industry, Ping officially introduced it nFlight Motion that recommends driver-fitting specifications for golfers in just three swings. The device is...

    • Posted 177 days ago
    • 8
  • ping i25 review
    Review: Ping i25 Irons

    Pros: Ping packed tons of technology in the i25s while maintaining clean looks. Their progressive design offers higher-launching, more forgiving long irons and short irons that are smaller and more versatile. Cons: Better players might prefer a more compact...

    • Posted 178 days ago
    • 26
  • FEATURED-Screen shot 2014-04-22 at 10.57.43 AM
    Latest patents from TMag, Callaway, Ping and Titleist

    It’s been a month since we last looked at what the major OEMs have been up to in the world of patent filings. So it seems like a good time to see what the best and brightest...

    • Posted 185 days ago
    • 12
  • Ping 2014 Karsten Hybrid Iron Set
    Ping 2014 Karsten Hybrid-Iron Set

    It goes without saying that golfers enjoy the game more when they’re playing their best. When they’re not playing their best… well, they’re probably not having as much fun. Ping’s new Karsten hybrid-iron set is designed to...

    • Posted 221 days ago
    • 5
  • Nike-Patent-FEATURED-
    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 265 days ago
    • 16
  • PGAM Overview
    Winners from the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show

    Another PGA Merchandise has come and gone, which means it’s time for us to tally our votes for our favorites from the yearly golf equipment extravaganza in Orlando. In past years, we would take this time to...

    • Posted 271 days ago
    • 14
  • 241744d782ca713589db36297b56f372
    Show Stoppers: Day 1 of the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show

    The GolfWRX team is live from this year’s PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla. The “Show Stoppers” segment will highlight our favorite clubs, gear, and training aids at the show. At the PGA Merchandise Show, golf companies...

    • Posted 276 days ago
    • 14
  • best irons 2014
    Irons: Hot New Picks for 2014

    What new irons are getting the most buzz early in 2014, and which ones are testing the best at fitters around the world? You don’t have to poke around too long in our forums to find out...

    • Posted 283 days ago
    • 35
  • BdaQ0jHCUAAsvoL
    Tweets of the week: Tiger picks his shoes, Must-see grilling acc and more

    Welcome, golf fans, to another edition of Tweets of the week. With the new year upon us and our first 2014 (albeit limited field) tournament behind us, the traditional part of the 2013-2014 wrap-around PGA Tour schedule...

    • Posted 289 days ago
    • 2
  • f86d85528bbbc5810c9f0cde90d70c09
    Ping i25 irons

    Golfers who use Ping irons can usually describe their equipment needs with a single letter. “G” Series golfers, such as those who use Ping’s G25 irons, don’t mind larger-sized irons with more forgiveness that help them hit...

    • Posted 295 days ago
    • 78
  • b3af80a061908c677e7034885129f3d1
    Ping 2014 Rapture Fairway Wood

    The design of Ping’s newest fairway wood started with a simple question among the design team: “How can we make the hottest fairway wood out there?” The result, Ping’s Rapture fairway wood, is a 219-cubic-centimeter titanium fairway...

    • Posted 296 days ago
    • 21
  • ed0f445f1ca04f7e7fbea365defee3d5
    Ping i25 Driver, Fairway Woods and Hybrids

    i25 Driver Ping’s new i25 driver has a center of gravity that is more forward than the company’s G25 driver to help golfers reduce spin on their tee shots. But discussion about the i25’s engineering feats will...

    • Posted 296 days ago
    • 44
  • 2014 GolfWRX Ping trip
    GolfWRX visits Ping Golf Headquarters

    Ping kindly invited GolfWRX to their facilities in November for a factory tour and a sneak peek at how they’re going to outdo themselves once again in a couple of their product lines. I can’t express enough...

    • Posted 299 days ago
    • 7
  • GWRX_holiday_giftguide-600x393
    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 326 days ago
    • 3
  • 2Y9G0183
    Ping releases Rapture driving iron

    Talk about good timing for a club release. Ping’s new prototype “Rapture” driving iron will be available to golfers this week at the British Open and the PGA Tour’s Sanderson Farms Championship. The move makes sense, as...

    • Posted 336 days ago
    • 36
  • ping s55
    Review: Ping S55 irons

    Pros: A little more forgiving than the S56 irons, with a slightly softer feel. They also fly a bit farther than the previous model. A lot of technology in a small package. Cons: Purists will be disappointed that these...

    • Posted 351 days ago
    • 61
  • golf balls picture
    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 378 days ago
    • 19
  • Mickelson SLDR
    Mickelson uses a TaylorMade SLDR driver at the Presidents Cup

    Phil Mickelson added a TaylorMade SLDR driver to his bag for Day 2 of the Presidents Cup, where he and U.S. Team partner Keegan Bradley defeated the International Team’s Jason Day and Graham DeLaet in foresomes 4...

    • Posted 385 days ago
    • 81
  • a5b468f9add4b4c896e42eb09c36a336
    New Equipment Overload at the BMW Championship!

    We spotted an overwhelming amount of new equipment this week at the BMW Championship, so much that we thought it was necessary to organize them in a single story for your viewing pleasure. Check out the latest...

    • Posted 408 days ago
    • 11
  • best 2013 hybrids
    2013 Best Hybrids

    There’s a lot fewer long irons played on the PGA Tour these days than in years past. That’s because the pros have realized that some of the long irons they used to play aren’t as consistent as...

    • Posted 413 days ago
    • 33
  • 38acc5c32d78d12de65c2858c0993af9
    Mahan didn’t win, but he still got a gold Ping putter

    Hunter Mahan’s unselfish decision to withdraw from the RBC Canadian Open in July didn’t add to his tally of five PGA Tour victories, but it earned him and his daughter a spot in Ping history. Ping welcomed...

    • Posted 430 days ago
    • 7
  • Ping S55 irons spotlight 420
    Ping S55 irons spotted

    The initial prototypes of Ping’s new S55 irons were made about one-eighth of an inch larger than their predecessors. That small of a change would likely go unnoticed in any other Ping iron line: the G-Series, I-Series...

    • Posted 432 days ago
    • 60
  • best driver
    Best Drivers 2013: Editors’ Choice

    his year’s crop of drivers seem to have more buzz than we’re used to. Even though golf’s ruling bodies capped the COR (coefficient of restitution) limit on drivers to 0.83 and clubhead size to 460cc more than...

    • Posted 447 days ago
    • 69