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Shane Lowry’s winning WITB: 2019 Open Championship

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Driver: Srixon Z 585 (9.5 degrees)
Shaft: Mitsubishi Diamana D+ 70X (45.25″, tipped .75″, D3 swing weight)

3-wood: TaylorMade M4 (15 degrees)
Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD DI-8X

Irons: Srixon Z U85 (2 [18 degrees], 3 [20 degrees bent to 21]), Srixon Z 585 (4 [23 degrees], 5 [26 degrees]), Srixon Z 785 (6-PW)
Shafts: Mitsubishi Tensei CK Pro White TX Hybrid (2), KBS Tour 130X (3-PW)

Wedges: Cleveland RTX 4 (50 [bent to 51, 35.75″, D5], 58 degrees [35.25″, D7.5)
Shafts: KBS Tour Wedge X

Putter: Odyssey Stroke Lab Exo 2-Ball (Lowry’s putter has an all-black finish, and he switched into it earlier this year at the RBC; 34″)
Grip: SuperStroke Traxion Pistol GT 1.0 (custom shamrock)

Ball: Srixon Z-Star XV Pure White

Grips: Golf Pride Tour Velvet 58R (logo down)

Image c/o Srixon (obviously, Lowry does not have all wedges pictured in play)

Additional Shane Lowry WITB notes, via Johnny Wunder

2019 Open Champion Shane Lowry, compared to Tommy Fleetwood, is on the other side of the spectrum in regards to brand loyalty. He is Cleveland/Srixon in 12 clubs including the ball with the only two exceptions being the TaylorMade M4 3-wood and his Odyssey Putter. In this case, that makes sense, those clubs seem to be a challenge to swap, especially the 3-wood, and Cleveland/Srixon isn’t really known for putters on the PGA Tour.

I got some interesting intel on his driver Switch from the TaylorMade M2 into the Srixon Z585.

According to Rodney McDonald, VP of Tour Operations for Cleveland/Srixon, Shane is a dedicated staff member that is always willing to get all Cleveland/Srixon in the bag.

On Lowry switching into the Z585 Driver McDonald had this to say

“The switch was very easy. Even though he had won early in the year with another driver, he was not driving it good at all. He is very loyal to our team and our products that he came to us to find a new driver. He instantly loved the look of the Z 585 and once we started testing the numbers were exactly what he was looking for. His main comment about the driver is how his misses are minimal and he can hit all the shots he wants to.”

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  2. grammarnazi

    Jul 26, 2019 at 12:10 pm

    But was he driving it “well”?

  3. Nick mrkonja

    Jul 22, 2019 at 1:37 pm

    His eco lab putter also has a white insert, the eco labs in retail have black inserts. Sometime I think they only give the pros the good stuff and give cheap stuff to customers.

    • Douglas Jackvony

      Jul 22, 2019 at 5:25 pm

      His putter did not look like a stock model. It didn’t have the EXO face. That is why we don’t see a picture of it.

  4. CRB357

    Jul 22, 2019 at 8:56 am

    I count 16 without the putter. There are 5 wedges in there. I wish the photos would be taken on the first tee, instead of on Tuesdays.

    • Thomas A

      Jul 22, 2019 at 9:36 am

      Yeah, that wouldn’t be distracting to the players at all. :\

      • CRB357

        Jul 23, 2019 at 8:18 am

        There is a person with a clipboard at every tournament who inventories every bag on first tee. Snapping a photo would be quicker and more efficient. But thanks for the snippy comment though, I guess that made you feel better somehow.

  5. 6 Mix

    Jul 22, 2019 at 12:30 am

    Those of you asking about the v-sole, staff sets are grinded down appropriately.
    How has nobody given daps to the m4 yet?
    The dude won the tournament playing tee to green and hit nothing but excellent fairway wood shots.
    Props to SL on the W and props to using what works.

  6. David C

    Jul 21, 2019 at 10:55 pm

    No v-sole on the irons?

    • Benny

      Jul 22, 2019 at 3:31 pm

      Yeah I cannot see the V sole either. Wonder if the staff irons have less V because they know how to properly hit the ball?

  7. Erwin

    Jul 21, 2019 at 6:59 pm

    How many clubs does Shane have in his bag?

    • Thomas A

      Jul 22, 2019 at 9:37 am

      For those who can’t read: Image c/o Srixon (obviously, Lowry does not have all wedges pictured in play)

  8. The dude

    Jul 21, 2019 at 3:08 pm

    It looks like none of his Irons have that ridiculous sole that Ian on most Srixon irons.

  9. Travis

    Jul 21, 2019 at 2:51 pm

    What an amazing win for Lowry and extra special to do it at home. He held it together out there in brutal conditions and definitely deserved that trophy!

  10. Andajerk

    Jul 21, 2019 at 12:12 pm

    Matt Kuchar is a big donkey.

    • Trevino

      Jul 21, 2019 at 2:51 pm

      You must have no life if you always post this in completely unrelated areas.

    • Jeff

      Jul 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm

      What does this have to do with Lowry clubs

    • Jeremy

      Jul 31, 2019 at 12:00 pm

      People like you are the absolute worst for the game of golf.

  11. gunmetal

    Jul 21, 2019 at 10:33 am

    Cool to see a Srixon staffer bagging their driver in such an important event. Only 2 wedges??? Must be a magician with both of them.

  12. Curt

    Jul 20, 2019 at 8:52 pm

    You meant Srixon 585 not “575”.

    • John Poe

      Jul 20, 2019 at 10:53 pm

      He definitely has a Nippon Modus 3 shaft in one of his long irons. Seen it on TV multiple times…

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