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Overactive Wrists on Putts? Here’s Our Fix

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As many of you know, I’ve struggled with the yips for quite some time.  It usually rears it’s head on short putts for birdie, or longer uphill putts – neither of which are conducive to shooting low.  Over the year’s I’ve tried just about every fix known to man, from belly putter to cross-handed grips to the claw… you name …

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TaylorMade P790 Irons

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This past September, TaylorMade launched their latest line of mid-low end players irons – The P790. These irons feature a thicker topline, slight offset and a near full-forged design with a forged faceplate made with 4140 Carbon Steel and then welded onto a cast body of 8620 carbon steel body. These irons feature a hollow head that is filled with …

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Unusual Golf Rules

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Hey everyone – thanks for stopping by.  With our last post up around the struggles of the game as of late, we received something in the inbox that align very well.  We received an infographic regarding how much of a stickler this game is for rules.  Sure, the game was always know as a ‘gentlemen’s’ game, but maybe it’s time …

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Stick A Fork In Her – She’s Done

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What has become of our beloved game? Interest in golf is still declining nationally, golf courses are suffering, golf stores are closing their doors and even some national retailers like TaylorMade are consolidating and selling parts of the company brand. What gives? In just a few years time, the game has gone even further into the whole despite our best …

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Whing Golf – The New Revolution

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It’s not very often you come across a re-birth of a game that you love, that you’d really want to play.  Usually the original is by far superior. I came across this new take on golf that I thought looks like a blast, and could pique my interest for a day on the course without clubs to switch things up …

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Golf’s Young Guns

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With the US Open coming up in early June, it’s time to get ready for all the excitement that is to come at Oakmont. Fox has launched a young guns campaign focused on the three top young guns on the PGA Tour. We’re talking Fowler, Spieth and McIlroy. Each player brings their own distinct playing style and personality to the …

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Ping i Irons

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Hey everyone, thanks for stopping by today. We’re gearing up for the golf season here in Alberta, and I’ve already hit the course a few times and the range even moreso. I’m quite looking forward to some demo days to try out the new gear this season. To that point, I cannot wait to try these new irons from Ping …

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Cobra’s New, Sexy King Wedge

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Hey everyone, thanks for stopping by today! We’re quite excited by this new wedge release by Cobra, and you’ll soon understand why. They’ve built the first wedge that would look like it rivals the best in the game with Cleveland and Vokey – these wedges are really pretty to look at. Cobra calls this a wedge for everyone. They have …

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Cleveland Smart Sole 2.0 C Wedge

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I remember the day when chippers were used by a lot of the seniors at my home club. These simple chipping tools where built like putter but with 45 degree face angles. Basically a bump & run wedge for those that couldn’t quite figure out how to perform this shot with a normal club. Cleveland seems to be trying to …