Showcase: Hopkins Golf

New wedges that focus on the perfect grind

When was the last time you thought about the sole grind of your wedges?

Wedge School

The wedge is more complex than we think

Is there any piece of equipment to which we pay less attention?

We Tried It 2010

Fresh New Callaway Sticks

Featuring a radical triangular design (buh-bye square), this driver is dubbed by Callaway as the company’s longest and straightest driver ever.

Showcase: TaylorMade xFT Wedge

An interchangeable wedge face? Hey, why not?

TaylorMade’s most innovative offering for 2010 is the xFT (Exchangeable Face Technology) wedge ($129).

Wedge Secrets

Wear Marks Revealed

Recently, one of my students came to me with a curious question. “Doc,” he said, “why do I hit it off the toe with my wedges, but not with other clubs?” We were on the practice tee, so I had him take out his wedge (pictured) and show it to me. He was right. He’d been hitting it off the toe so much that the clubface had started to wear down.