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Cleveland releases limited-edition Tour Rack wedges
Cleveland Golf has announced the release of its Tour Rack wedges, which are very limited-edition prototypes. How limited are we talking? Only 300 of each model were produced and they are only available at limited locations. Aesthetically,...
- Posted 2 days ago
Cleveland Scoring Clinics: What you need to know
You might have heard of Cleveland’s Scoring Clinics, which are taking place across the U.S. this summer to help golfers improve their wedge games. I was able to attend a Scoring Clinic at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex in...
- Posted 8 days ago
Spotted: Mizuno’s new 2015 MP irons and wedges
Photos of Mizuno’s new line of MP forged irons and wedges have been unveiled to the public via Mizuno’s Facebook page for The Open Championship. Mizuno didn’t reveal much about the new technology in its clubs, which look...
- Posted 9 days ago
Designer Clay Long on TaylorMade’s new Tour Preferred wedges
Three years ago, Clay Long, who is nothing short of a legend in the club-making industry, began working with TaylorMade on a new wedge project. If you haven’t heard of Clay Long, here’s what you need to...
- Posted 15 days ago
Vokey to release limited-edition SM5 Indigo wedges
A limited-edition finish from Vokey puts a totally different spin on the wedge game blues. Starting July 16, golfers will be able to order certain Vokey SM5 wedges with the company’s Indigo PVD finish. Die-hard Vokey fans...
- Posted 15 days ago
Callaway to release “Tour Grind” Mack Daddy 2 Wedges
Callaway has announced the release of its Mack Daddy 2 “Tour Grind” wedges, which have tour-validated C-Grind sole designs, as well as straighter leading edges and higher-peaked toes than the company’s original Mack Daddy 2 wedge models....
- Posted 53 days ago
FairwayJockey.com Review: My custom Vega wedge
Until recently, having the ability to play a bag full of custom clubs was something reserved only for the most elite players and those golfers willing to devote extra time, effort, money and usually travel to have...
- Posted 63 days ago
Review: Nike VR X3X Dual Wide and Toe Sweep Wedges
Pros: Beautiful satin finish, 8620 carbon steel, and a two cool, new grinds that are serious contenders on the wedge front for pros and amateur alike. Cons: Toe sweep version can cause issues for steeper swings. Bottom...
- Posted 73 days ago
Vokey to launch new line of TVD wedges
In March, Titleist launched its much-anticipated Vokey SM5 wedges, which offer golfers more spin through their new Spin Milled TX3 grooves, as well 21 different loft, bounce and grind combinations. The SM5’s will cover the needs of...
- Posted 87 days ago
Tour Edge Exotics launches CB PROs Forged Wedges
Tour Edge Exotics has announced the release of its first forged wedges, the CB PROs. The wedges are forged from 1025 carbon steel, and have what the company calls “Mongo Grooves,” which are layered with 28 micro...
- Posted 92 days ago
Review: Titleist Vokey SM5 Wedges
Pros: Vokey leads the way with 21 different loft, bounce and grind combinations, three different finishes and personalization programs that allows golfers to create a wedge that suits their games and personalities. The new specialized TX3 grooves add...
- Posted 122 days ago
Adjust your setup and swing for better bunker shots
The easiest shot in golf should be a greenside bunker shot. I say that because golfers can be much less exacting from the sand than other lies. A bunker shot can be hit anywhere from 0.5 inches...
- Posted 141 days ago
How to create your own custom-stamped wedges
Like so many other readers here on GolfWRX, I eagerly look forward to PGA Tour WITB photos each week. One of the most interesting aspects of Tour bags for me (and especially at the Waste Management Open)...
- Posted 170 days ago
Review: Cobra Tour Trusty Wedges
Pros: The wedges have an high-friction face design, aggressive grooves and a versatile Tour Notch K-grind. Available in lofts of 62 and 64 degrees, if that’s your thing. Cons: Not as many bounce options as market share...
- Posted 171 days ago
Show Stoppers: Day 2 of the 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 183 days ago
Titleist Vokey SM5 Wedges
Titleist’s new Vokey SM5 wedges offer golfers more tour-preferred grind and bounce options, as well as more spin from their larger third-generation Spin Milled grooves. The new “TX3″ grooves have a 7-percent larger groove volume in two...
- Posted 185 days ago
Vokey Releases Limited Edition Indigo 452 Wedges
Vokey’s WedgeWorks is back to blue with its release of its limited-edition Vokey Spin Milled 452 Indigo wedges. The lustrous clubs were released this month, but precedent says they will sell out quickly. The 400 series shape...
- Posted 224 days ago
Cleveland Golf sues Callaway over use of ‘Roger Cleveland’ name
Cleveland Golf Company, Inc. and Dunlop Sports Co. Ltd. filed a trademark infringement, unfair competition and trademark dilution against Callaway Golf Company for imprinting the name “Roger Cleveland” on its Mack Daddy 2 wedges. In 1990, Roger...
- Posted 267 days ago
Photos of Titleist’s new Vokey SM5 wedges
The seeding process of Titleist’s Vokey SM5 wedges began this week at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, where PGA Tour players such as Charley Hoffman and Matt Jones were testing the fifth version of the company’s...
- Posted 282 days ago
Cobra changes the odds with its new Tour Trusty wedges
In May, Cobra unveiled its Tour Trusty wedge with a limited release that allowed golfers to buy the tour-inspired wedge five months early. As it turns out, those who bought one of the 1600 limited-edition wedges have a rarer...
- Posted 308 days ago
Want to be fit for wedges by Bob Vokey?
In June, Titleist opened its Vokey Tour Department to the public with its Hand Ground program, which allows consumers to order custom wedges that are handmade by the same craftsman who create wedges for tour players. If...
- Posted 309 days ago
Understand your wedge data to find the “magic yardage”
Being a good wedge player can really help golfers lower their scores in an instant. Wedge shots from inside 100 yards from the fairway are a safe zone, the place where golfers lay up on a par...
- Posted 325 days ago
Miura K Grind Wedges: Editor Review
Pros: The “knuckles” on the back of Miura’s K Grind wedge makes them some of the coolest looking wedges on the market. Like all Miura wedges, they’re hand ground from carbon steel, and the K Grind seems to...
- Posted 330 days ago
SCOR Golf: Editor Review
The first thing that you notice about SCOR Golf is that these folks are serious about doing something different with what they call the “scoring clubs” (traditionally known as wedges). Terry Koehler, the founder, club designer and...
- Posted 337 days ago
Scratch Golf returns to its roots, opens Detroit-area fitting studio
It’s not what you’d expect from a small golf equipment company, a storefront-fitting center in Metro Detroit that showcases Scratch Golf’s wedges, irons, putters and accessories. But Scratch has never been the average small golf equipment company,...
- Posted 343 days ago
Vokey Hand Ground Wedges: Editor Review
Pros: Hand Ground wedges are made by the same craftsmen who create wedges for tour players. It’s one of the few custom wedge programs that allows consumers to select their favorite grind and tweak it to their preference....
- Posted 353 days ago
Editor Review: Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Wedges
Pros: The Mack Daddy 2 wedges feature a compact, forged head with some of the highest-spinning grooves we’ve tested. With three different grinds available for the 58- and 60-degree wedges in two different finishes, the line supplies...
- Posted 371 days ago
Miura adds options for lefties
Lefties rejoice! Miura Golf has expanded its lineup of left-handed clubs to include the new Limited Forged Black Blade Irons and Black Wedges. The flat-black finish is designed to produce no glare while still maintaining the appropriate...
- Posted 379 days ago
Want a custom wedge? Cleveland, Vokey and Hopkins have you covered
If you’re the type of grinder who likes to work on wedges as much in your garage as you do on the course, three wedge companies have websites that allow you to custom build your wedges, saving...
- Posted 380 days ago
Giveaway: 8 Custom Wedges from Cleveland Golf
A great GolfWRX Giveaway to start off July! Cleveland Golf is giving you the chance to create your own custom 588 Forged RTX wedge on MyCustomWedge.com. Share it on GolfWRX and you could win! Five (5) people will...
- Posted 388 days ago
Tech Talk: Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Wedges
“Nothing feels better than forged,” says Callaway wedge designer Roger Cleveland, which is why the company’s new Mack Daddy 2 wedges are forged from 1020 carbon steel. But modern wedge design has become about much more than...
- Posted 393 days ago
Custom wedge company Hopkins Golf opens it doors
For most amateur golfers, the ultimate goal is to play like a pro and shoot as close to par as possible. Most will never get there, but players can now customize their clubs like tour pros at...
- Posted 394 days ago
Grab that net and catch that beautiful butterfly, pal!
If you look through the Tour photos that are on GolfWRX every week, you may notice that more often than not, players have added a little flair to their golf golf clubs. Whether it is in the...
- Posted 414 days ago
Vokey opens its Tour Department to the public
Call it WedgeWorks on steroids. Titleist has announced that the custom wedge grinding services it offers to its tour players will be available to the public starting June 19. Titleist calls the program “WedgeWorks Hand Ground,” and it...
- Posted 422 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 427 days ago
Cobra unveils Limited Edition Tour Trusty Wedge
Cobra has announced a limited-edition version of its new “Tour Trusty” wedge, a 1600-club release that gives golfers the chance to play the company’s tour-inspired wedges several months before their full launch in the fall. The wedge...
- Posted 438 days ago
Rickie Fowler testing Cobra’s new “Tour Trusty” Wedge
We spotted Rickie Fowler testing a soon-to-be released version of a new Cobra wedge called the “Tour Trusty” at the Zurich Classic this week. Check out the photos we snapped below, and click here to see what...
- Posted 454 days ago
Fourteen Golf Wedges: Editor Review
Pros: Fourteen wedges have a classic, clean shape, and come in some of the prettiest finishes we’ve seen. They have a super soft forged feel and create lots of check on short shots. Cons: They’re pricey (about $185...
- Posted 456 days ago
First Look: Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Wedges
Check out the photos we shot of Callaway’s “Mack Daddy 2″ wedges at Harbour Town, site of the RBC Heritage. According to designer Roger Cleveland, Phil Mickelson has been using a prototype version of the Mack Daddy...
- Posted 465 days ago