• SlowPlayCollegeGolf
    In search of answers to improve pace of play

    I loved playing college golf, but hated the 5 hour and 30 minute rounds. Pace of Play is an epidemic in golf and the biggest players—the PGA of America, USGA, and AJGA—have all taken strides to quell...

    • Posted 53 days ago
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  • AnnikaSorenstam
    A Swede Life: Q&A with Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam

    Upon retirement, many people slow things way down. The lawn needs to be mowed? It can wait until tomorrow. Dishes in the sink need to be washed? I’ll get to it later. Wasn’t I going to learn...

    • Posted 56 days ago
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  • 71202621_crop_exact
    We may never see golfers digging it out of the dirt again

    The role of the professional golf coach is relatively new in the game of golf. Most tour pros nowadays have any number of coaches on their “team,” in charge of everything from their backswing to their thoughts...

    • Posted 58 days ago
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  • Bubba-Watson-Corn-Maze-
    Bubba Watson stuck in a maze

    You know you’ve arrived when…you have a corn maze cut in your image. About 20 miles away from Bubba Watson’s hometown of Bagdad, Fla., Sweet Season Farms in Berrydale plans to cut the gem pictured above as...

    • Posted 59 days ago
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    Photos from the Deutsche Bank Championship

    GolfWRX is live this week from the Deutsche Bank Championship, the second leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, where the top-100 players in the points standings convene at TPC Boston to compete for 75 spots to move...

    • Posted 60 days ago
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  • Callaway Big Bertha V-Series Fairway Woods
    Callaway Big Bertha V-Series Fairway Woods

    Callaway’s new V-Series fairway woods are designed with “Speed Optimized Technology,” making them lighter and more aerodynamic to promote more ball speed and distance. The fairway woods use the same Hyper Speed Face design that helped Callaway’s X2...

    • Posted 61 days ago
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  • Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 wedges
    Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 Wedges

    Cleveland is promising golfers 15 percent more spin with its new 588 RTX 2.0 wedges, which have deeper, sharper grooves and a rougher face pattern to help golfers stop their wedge shots closer to the hole. The...

    • Posted 61 days ago
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  • HunterMahan
    For solid impact, control your low point

    Besides “consistency,” the second most common request I get from my students is they would like to hit the ball more solid. There’s nothing like the feeling of a compressing the golf ball, and I firmly believe most...

    • Posted 61 days ago
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  • mist-green
    Want to go lower? The stats say you need an earlier tee time

    Recently, I was researching data for some of my PGA Tour clients on tee times (late vs. early) and scoring average. Is there a correlation, I wondered. I assumed there was, and knew that the results would be...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • Tiger Foley split
    Tiger parts ways with instructor Sean Foley

    Tiger Woods will no longer be working with swing coach Sean Foley, the golfer announced on his website on Monday. Woods, who will miss the Ryder Cup and forgo competitive golf until the World Challenge in December because...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • PGA Tour Strokes Gained Driving
    PGA Tour rolls out new Strokes gained: Tee-to-green statistic

    Today, the PGA Tour is officially rolling out a new statistical metric: strokes gained: tee-to-green. In addition, the Tour will tally a combined “strokes gained: total”, which is an aggregate of the strokes gained-putting figure and strokes...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • HunterMahan
    Hunter Mahan WITB

    Clubs accurate as of the Ryder Cup (9/25/14). Driver: Ping G25 (9.5 degrees) Shaft: Aldila Rogue 70X Length: 45.25 inches (tipped 1 inch) Swing Weight: D4 3 Wood: Titleist 913 F.d (15 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder 757X...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • #PhilWasHere
    Where in the world is Phil Mickelson? #PhilWasHere

    Following a totally nondescript first seven months of 2014, Phil Mickelson is everywhere these days! Only most of it is figurative. It’s been a tough week for Mickelson at The Barclays, with the 44-year-old registering a Made...

    • Posted 62 days ago
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  • Golf_Galaxy_Brentwood_MO_Exterior_2
    Dick’s Sporting Goods may close many of its Golf Galaxy stores

    Things seem to be going from bad to worse for the golf business at Dick’s Sporting Goods. While the dust is still settling from the company’s massive layoffs of more than 500 PGA pros in July from...

    • Posted 64 days ago
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  • Phil'sNewWedgeMack
    Photos from The Barclays 2014

    GolfWRX is live this week from the first event in the 2014 FedEx Cup Playoffs – The Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J. The course will play as a par 71, measuring 7,319 yards for...

    • Posted 64 days ago
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  • TourEdgeExoticsE8Driver
    Tour Edge Exotics E8 and E8 Beta Drivers

    Tour Edge’s new Exotics E8 and E8 Beta offer what all drivers today are attempting to achieve – adjustable heads with more speed, less spin and optimal launch characteristics. Both models focus on increased ball speed, but...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • TaylorMade Tour Truck
    TaylorMade’s Tour Truck Confidential Video Series

    Many golf fans know of the equipment vans that travel from stop to stop on the PGA Tour, logging some 35,000 miles per year at 35-to-40 Tour events. They may know of the Tour reps residing inside...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • GunnYangUSAmateur
    Gunn Yang’s Winning U.S. Amateur WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the U.S. Amateur (8/17/14). Driver: TaylorMade R11 (9 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Kai’li 70X 3 Wood: Titleist 910F (15 degrees) Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana ‘ahina 72X Irons: TaylorMade TourPreferred MC (2...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • Screen Shot 2014-08-19 at 6.08.38 PM
    Woods and McIlroy relent, take the #IceBucketChallenge

    After numerous nominations Tiger Woods has finally relented and dumped ice water over his head to raise awareness (and hopefully money) for ALS research. Rory McIlroy, who was nominated by numerous ice water drenched entities as well,...

    • Posted 68 days ago
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    Rory McIlroy just had the best week ever

    Since outlasting his challengers at the PGA Championship at Valhalla August 10th, Rory McIlroy has been on something of an international brofest. And while it’s unclear how is off-course fun compares to, say winning two majors and...

    • Posted 68 days ago
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  • TigerVaporIrons
    Nike launches new Vapor iron line

    Nike launched its new Vapor line of irons that include the Nike Pro, Nike Pro Combo and Nike Speed on stage at Liberty National with Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Jimmy Fallon. The irons have technology that...

    • Posted 68 days ago
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  • Rory2
    Will Rory McIlroy go on another FedEx Cup run?

    It’s FedEx Cup Playoffs time and golf’s main man, Rory McIlroy, also happens to be perched atop the standings as the four-week show commences. The 25-year-old is yet to capture the PGA Tour’s holy grail but made...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • tiger-woods-and-jimmy-fallon
    What should Tiger, Rory and Fallon talk about?

    As you may have heard, Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will be appearing together on the August 18 episode of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” Many elements here are familiar: Woods and McIlroy have interviewed together...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • SergioTee
    Analyzing golfers’ “favorite” shots on Trackman

    In a previous article, I showed you how the face and path interact in order to produce curvature on a golf ball. In this article we will examine the numerical data from the Trackman while I hit...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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  • Camilo Villegas WITB
    Camilo Villegas WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the Wyndham Championship (8/17/14). Driver: TaylorMade JetSpeed (13 degrees, HL) Shaft: Matrix Ozik TP7 X-Flex Fairway Woods: TaylorMade SLDR (3HL, 17 degrees/5HL, 21 degrees) Shafts: Matrix Ozik Code-8 Hybrid: TaylorMade SLDR (5 hybrid) Shaft: True...

    • Posted 69 days ago
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    Callaway Apex MB and Apex UT irons

    Callaway’s new Apex Muscleback (MB) and Apex Utility (UT) irons were designed with the better player in mind, as you’d expect from blade-style and driving irons. The company worked with tour players and elite golfers to establish...

    • Posted 71 days ago
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  • Z-STar feature
    Review: Srixon Z-Star and Z-Star XV Golf Balls

    Pros: Two different premium golf balls designed for higher swing speeds, deliver distance, exceptional short game control and durability. The Tour Yellow option is one of the best yellow golf balls available today. Cons: Overlapping swing speed recommendations can...

    • Posted 71 days ago
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    How increasing mobility can help your golf swing

    How do you increase consistency and accuracy through mobility? OK, you are doing the lessons, you have great clubs and you are engaging in golf fitness; the trinity of going low for a round of golf. But...

    • Posted 72 days ago
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    Spotted: President Obama Uses Game Golf

    Game Golf, the digital tracking application that records every shot played during a round of golf, has a brand new fan. And not just any fan. United States President Barack Obama was spotted this week with the GAME GOLF...

    • Posted 73 days ago
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