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Golf Equipment Reviews, Golf Reviews, Reviews -

80% of all golfers ( did you know that 92.3% of all statistics are made up on the spot?) have no clue about spin rates, core composition, compression, dispersion rates, etc., they just like the golf ball they are playing or they don't. The other 20% of us, well, we're just plain nuts! Weekend golfers select their golf balls based on things like what the pros use, perceived distance, cost, sphere of influence or whatever they find in the woods. That's because most recreational golfers don't have the time or are not interested in AB testing golf balls, they just...

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Golf Equipment Reviews, Golf Reviews, Putting Green -

We've been practicing on our SynLawn Dave Pelz putting green for a few weeks now, so we felt it time to provide a review of the product. To our knowledge this is the first detailed independent online review of this product. We chose this green for our backyard application pretty much site unseen as there are no retailers that have this product on a showroom floor anywhere. We liked the look of the product and felt with Dave Pelz lending his name to the green, it was most likely going to be a quality unit. We also wanted a green...

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Blog, Cigars, News -

Golf courses are one of the last remaining refuges for cigar smokers and, with summer officially here, many of you are getting back out there and enjoying your two favorite pastimes. This article is a primer for the new cigar smoker or the golfer who occasionally enjoys lighting one up with the guys. Selecting The Right Cigar While there are thousands of choices out there, here are a few considerations. Select a cigar that's easy to light and stay lit, and easy to smoke. That means leaving the small & thin cigars at home. They burn too fast, too hot...

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We've always wanted our very own backyard putting green and decided now was the time to add one here at the Golf Gear Box headquarters. The green will be used by our staff to review putters, wedges, balls and short game training aids.  Our first step was to choose a putting green that would work for our application. Since we are not sure if this will be our last stop, we wanted a putting green that we could take with us in the event we have to relocate. We liked the look of the Dave Pelz Greenmaker from SynLawn so...

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