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KING Forged TEC from Cobra

The big difference between the 2015 Cobra KING Forged TEC irons and those from last season was the addition of a tungsten weight which turned a good iron design into one golfers, especially low handicappers, fell for. Now it looks like for 2020, Cobra’s design team led by Vice President of Research and Development Tom Olsavsky took a leap forward...

Glass is Back-REVO Launches its 1985 Collection

REVO, the iconic  performance eyewear brand famously born from a NASA research project, announced the release of the all-glass 1985 collection. When REVO was founded in 1985, its pioneering crystal glass lens was celebrated for its flawless optics and inimitable style. Now the crystal lens is back featuring an innovative new process that encapsulates REVO's signature NASA lens technology...

Miura’s Newest – The MB-101

Miura Golf’s founder Katsuhiro Miura began forging irons in 1957 and since been responsible for some of the clubs most sought by players at every level but most especially by better players looking for that elusive combination of looks and performance. Just announced is their newest iron the MP-101 model, the first pure blade from Miura Golf since 2013...

PXG: “We couldn’t help ourselves”

Last spring when high-end clubmaker Parsons Xtreme Golf, or as it is better known simply PXG, introduced the 0211 line of irons some thought the company was changing its business strategy. The cast rather than forged 0211s are “priced within reach” falling in the upper end of the traditional price spectrum for irons at $225 per club. This makes...

Honma’s Newest Game Improvement Clubs-XP-1

A year ago, golf industry executive Mark King former TaylorMade Golf CEO became a “strategic advisor” for Honma Golf and even without any insider information the reason was apparent. The Japan-based Honma wanted a bigger presence in the American, indeed the world, equipment market. King has now moved on to the top spot at Taco Bell, but he left...

St. Ives Golf Club – Part of Tullymore’s Memorable Golf Experiences

The St. Ives Golf Club in Stanwood, MI is the sister course to Tullymore, and is part two in the one-two punch that is the Tullymore Golf Resort. St. Ives was designed by legendary Michigan golf course architect Jerry Matthews and is considered by some to be his best work. Jerry Matthews has more than 40 years of experience...

The Country Club of Sapphire Valley – Mountain Golf Without the Climb

The Country Club of Sapphire Valley (CCSV) is recognized as one of North Carolina's premier private clubs and offers members a great golf course in the mountains of Western North Carolina. There are a couple of things that make CCSV different from other private country clubs in the mountains. First and foremost in the staff; I’ve yet to come...

Help for Recreational Golfers – Launcher HB Turbo

Two years ago, when Cleveland Golf introduced the Launcher HB driver, they pointed out most recreational players do not need adjustability in their drivers. In fact, many don’t fully understand the benefits of adjustments and often leave the settings alone at one value, never changing. Added to that is adjustable hosels put weight in the wrong area of the...

TRUE Linkswear – Golf Footwear Designed For Your Comfort

Someone mentioned the name TRUE Linkswear and I knew they made golf footwear. Years ago I saw a PGA TOUR pro - Ryan Moore I think it was - wearing them on a televised PGA tournaments. I must admit, I pay attention to what the players wear and when I didn’t recognize the shoes he was wearing, my curiosity...

Rest and Relaxation in the Great Smoky Mountains!

Years ago, Sam and Debbie Stebbins had a vision. They were nearing retirement age and been wondering what was next. The couple had been toying with the idea of owning a bed and breakfast since they visited their first over 25 years ago. When the Buck House property came available, Sam retired early from his civil engineering career and...

TaylorMade P790 Update

First offered in 2017 the P790s have been the best-selling iron model in TaylorMade Golf’s history and now they have not only announced an update but added a new titanium model. Both the updated P790 and all new P790 Ti borrow heavily from the preceding model which many low handicap players and professionals considered to be among the best,...

Most Played on Tour: TaylorMade Driver & Titleist Balls…Again

The 2018-2019 PGA Tour season is over and it’s time for our annual compilation of which manufacturers had the most wins with particular attention to the two categories offering the most bragging rights, drivers and balls. Here after 46 events are the totals: Driver wins: TaylorMade – 18 Callaway – 9 Titleist – 7 PING – 5 Bridgestone – 2 Cobra – 2 Srixon – 2 Honma –...

New Miura Wedge: K-Grind 2.0

Miura Golf introduced the latest addition to its growing product line by giving one of its most iconic clubs a modern upgrade. Following in the footsteps of the original 1957 K-Grind wedge, the new K-Grind 2.0 features the signature knuckled sole of the 1957 model, but adds cutting-edge milling techniques for an unrivaled combination of functionality and feel. Given the...

Sherwood Forest Golf Course – Expect A Lot from This Little Course

Not far off the beaten path in Brevard, NC you’ll find an 18-hole, par 3 golf course with a unique twist. The Sherwood Forest Golf Course is an Audubon Sanctuary development located 9 miles south of Brevard, in the beautiful mountains of western North Carolina. Sherwood Forest is open to the public year-round and golfers of all ages and...

Old Waverly Golf Club – Nature’s Golf, Plain and Simple

Old Waverly is a very special country club. It’s steeped in Southern charm, after all, a Southern gentleman like founder George Bryan has a particular knack for making guests happy. Bryan is also the co-founder of the new Mossy Oak Golf Club, located across the street from Old Waverly in West Point, MS. Since 1988, Old Waverly has been serving...