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Mrs. GGB has always been inconsistent out of the sand and around the green using a traditional lob wedge. She finally decided it was time for a new wedge and thought a game improvement club might be the answer. She didn't want to go full ALIEN, but wanted something a little more subtle. After perusing a number of options she decided the Callaway Sure Out 2 58* lob wedge might be a good fit.  The Sure Out 2 differs from the original Sure Out in that it has an enhanced sole "to refine the bounce angle" and added more heel...

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We Baby Boomers have a love affair with golf, but as we get older aches & pains become more prevalent and can impact our enjoyment of the game. Arthritis is the #1 challenge we all face as we get older and the first place we tend to notice joint pain is in our hands. Golf grip companies have made huge advancements in grip materials which can help those of us that experience pain hitting golf balls. The term “Arthritic Golf Grip” has been thrown around quite liberally lately by golf grip marketers as a panacea for arthritic hands. The truth...

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The Titleist Pro-V1 is the most popular ball on all the professional golf tours and a top seller for amateurs; but, ladies, is it the right ball for you? Well, the answer is it depends on your swing speed. Take a look at the following graphic from Sports Sensors, Inc. that shows how swing speed affects ball distance. As you can see from the graph, there is a direct correlation between swing speed and distance. You will also notice how drastically different the swing speeds are between tour players and average amateur golfers. The table below shows a further breakdown between...

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Sphera is Latin for "Ball" and is the impetus behind, yet another, direct to consumer golf ball company. By cutting out distributors, not paying for retail shelf space or sponsoring tour players, these upstart ball companies have been able to bring the consumer a pro tour ball at a fraction of the cost of the big boys.  Sphera is a company shrouded in a bit of a mystery as their website offers very little information on the company or its products. Their offerings are a 4 piece ball called the Pro Fours and a 3 piece called, you guessed it,...

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A few years ago we saw a metal putter rack in a pro-shop gently caressing a long line of gorgeous putters. We loved the modern look of the rack, but it in speaking with the shop owner the display was a bit flimsy and was no longer being manufactured. We filed the design in the memory banks hoping that we could build a wooden version of the rack for our golf cave at some point in the future.  Fast forward a few years and we had the good fortune to meet Daniel Sharp a talented woodworker located in Eatonton, Georgia....

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