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Bridgestone Tourstage X-Drive GR Driver

Hey everyone, and thanks for stopping by. Today we’ve got a new find on the USGA confirming list to share with from Bridgestone. This driver was released amongst the new releases from Callaway, TaylorMade, Nike & Cobra. It was tested in right-hand 9.5 and 10.5 degrees. See a picture below!

The Golf Drill GuruBridgestone Tourstage X-Drive GR Driver
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Why You Need A Lob Wedge

Walking into any golf shop in town you’ll find iron sets that go from 3-pw or even more commonly now, 4-pw with a hybrid. But why only a pitching wedge? It’s no secret pitching wedges aren’t the pros clubs or choice around the greens, and especially not so from the sand. So why don’t more sets include them? The short …

The Golf Drill GuruWhy You Need A Lob Wedge
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Understanding Center of Gravity In Club Design

You likely read it in just about every new club design description going back twenty years, but what does ‘center of gravity’ exactly mean? And how does it affect your golf game? Well, in a nutshell, center of gravity is important for your trajectory, spin and for keeping off-center shots on line, and on target. In this post we’ll dive …

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Ping Tour S Wedge Review

Hi everyone, thanks for stopping by, today we’re sharing an independent review of the Ping Tour S wedge, which has been around for quite some time now.  If you’re in the market, it’s still a a very solid wedge, and now you can grab it for half the cost or less.  Enjoy the review below.
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The Ping Tour S wedge could be considered …

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Titleist Vokey Spin Milled Review

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The Titleist Vokey Spin Milled wedges have a reputation as some of the best wedges in golf. The new Titleist Spin Milled c-c features a classic wedge shape and appearance with a non-glare tour chrome finish. The Vokey Spin Milled wedges feature a CNC machine cut face and grooves while a special circular saw style cutting tool is used to …

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Big Bertha Alpha Driver

Yes, folks, the Big Bertha is back.  From it’s hayday in 1997 when it became the first oversize driver mass-marketed to the public… and now, this new version – the Alpha, recently released, is actually an innovation in the golf industry.  Kudos Callaway.  This driver has all the bells and whistles, like loft and face adjustability (8-ways), new innovations with …

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Nike VRS Covert 2.0 Line-up

Nike’s latest line-up for 2014 features the next generation of Covert driver, woods and fairway woods after some good success with their release last year.  This new line is expected to hit market in January, 2014.  Enjoy the details and pictures below!
Nike VRS Covert 2.0 Driver
For this year’s driver model Nike recently described their improvements in a press release, here’s …

The Golf Drill GuruNike VRS Covert 2.0 Line-up
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Quit Chunking The Putter

First and foremost, yes that is “Chunk” from the Goonies… moving on…
A chunked putt is incredibly frustrating and ultimately costs your strokes. It happens to all of us from time to time, and the root cause is nearly always the same. And that is a drop in spine angle.
Spine angle can change in a number of ways to cause the …

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TaylorMade Teases Us Again

Not much to share but a few pictures from the Tmag Twitter account about a Tour Preferred set of new irons. Thought we’d share.  Taylormade marketing is going a little nutz these days, and yes that “z” was on purpose. See the tweeted pics below.

 

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TaylorMade Releases JetSpeed Club Line-up

TaylorMade engineers have been busy this summer.  Only a month or so ago, TaylorMade launched the SLDR Driver, fairway woods and hybrids. Now, their also launching a new line called the JetSpeed line.  This is likely the next generation of the RBZ Stage 2 (a set at a lower price point for the “average golfer”).
For this line, only the driver …

The Golf Drill GuruTaylorMade Releases JetSpeed Club Line-up