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World Record Golf Ball “Catch”

I don’t know what to make of this. But wanted to share nonetheless. In this video, you’ll see a 300-yard drive, a Mercedes-Benz SLS, a whole bunch of dangerous driving… and the “catch”, Enjoy!
P.S. Huh, I figured this was a Callaway or TaylorMade stunt… yet he’s hitting an R11 with a Callaway cap on. Hmm…

Golf Club BuzzWorld Record Golf Ball “Catch”
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Ping i20 Hybrid Review

Hey everyone, thanks for stopping by – today we’ve got another review to share, of the Ping i20 Hybrid.
Similar to the entire Ping i20 line, their hybrids look fantastic. It features a low profile and compact head very pleasing to the eye. The entire Ping i20 line features an all black matte finish that prevents/reduces glare from the club head. …

Golf Club BuzzPing i20 Hybrid Review
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Titleist D2/D3 913 Driver for 2013

Source: USGA
SirShanksAlot Comments: Titleist recently tested their new D2 and D3 913 driver out with the USGA. These new drivers feature adjustability in shafts, a sole weight, and is available in both hands.  The USGA tested a variety of lofts from 7.5 to 12 degrees.  Looks like these beauties are still in development, and player testing has recently begun.  We’ll keep …

Golf Club BuzzTitleist D2/D3 913 Driver for 2013
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36 Holes With A Callaway Hex Black

Okay, I’ll admit it, when it comes to golf balls, I’m a Titleist guy.  Even though I play Callaway irons and a Callaway driver, they’ve never produced a golf ball that I really liked (the original Rule 35’s Red & Blue aside). So when I was asked to test out the new Callaway Hex Black, I was already a little …

Golf Club Buzz36 Holes With A Callaway Hex Black
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The Mizuno BF-01 Driver

Source: United States Golf Association
SirShanksAlot Comments: A few Mizuno drivers recently appeared on the USGA conforming list.  While a couple of these driver’s we’ve seen before – one in particular caught our eye – the BF-01.  Time will tell if this driver ends up hitting the production lines, let alone making it to the USA, but wanted to share with you …

Golf Club BuzzThe Mizuno BF-01 Driver
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A Look At PGA Tour Custom Equipment

Source: Tour Customs: Unique details from pros’ bags Photos |
SirShanksAlot Comments: Some cool custom paint jobs and equipment over at the link above.  Here’s our favorites below.
Paul Guydos TaylorMade Manta Putter
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The Golf Drill GuruA Look At PGA Tour Custom Equipment

First Look? Ping's Adjustable Driver

Source: Golf Inventions, Patents, and Technology via The IP Golf Guy (aka The Golf Patent Attorney): The First Look at a PING Adjustable Driver!
SirShanksAlot Comments: Well there’s been a lot of buzz around Ping’s up an coming, adjustable driver. Ping’s first, in that category.  Well Dave Dawsey over at may be giving us the first look with this patent drawing.  Have …

Golf Club BuzzFirst Look? Ping's Adjustable Driver
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Bubba's Launch Stats

Source: bubba watson’s Photo: Testing drivers at @pingtour, ball go far in summer. #bubbagolf | Lockerz
SirShanksAlot Comments: Ego’s beware. Bubba Watson just tweeted some launch stats from a test over at Ping, and they are disgusting.  Carry yardage of 344 yards, total distance of 373, with an incredibly low spin rate of 1778 rpm.  Apparently compression is the key to low …

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Talamonti Shafts: New LS-70 & Light-49 Shafts

SirShanksAlot Comments:  From the little shaft company that could, Talamonti Shafts, have recently release two new shaft models that should be available soon online.  Below is a picture of the the new LS-70 model.  And further below is of their all new ultra-light Light-49 shaft from our friends over at MyGolfSpy. Talamonti Shafts have positioned themselves as a premium shaft manufacturer …

Golf Club BuzzTalamonti Shafts: New LS-70 & Light-49 Shafts
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Golf Gets a Refresh

60 shots, 60 minutes, 60 points
Golf has a nasty reputation of being an “old rich man’s game”, and unfortunately few people are doing anything to refute it. Yes some clubs are reducing rates, golf equipment is becoming a little cheaper, but ultimately, the game is dying a slow death through lack of interest, lack of new players, and scarce tee-sheets. …

Golf Club BuzzGolf Gets a Refresh