Titleist Tops for 2016 Golf Clubs, Balls

2016 Buyer's Guide

NXT, NXT TOUR & VELOCITY Once again Titleist gets to the core of the matter with its new NXT Tour, NXT Tour S and Velocity golf balls for 2016 — and the cover of the matter, too. New NXT Tour has been engineered for even longer distance, while new NXT Tour S offers its softest Read more…

Tour Edge’s Affordable Golf Quality

2016 Buyer's Guide
Tour Edge

EXOTICS EX9 DRIVERS The Exotics EX9 and EX9 Tour’s new Full-­Speed Impact design maximizes club head speed through a sloped crown and a subtle sole design optimizing weight distribution. The EX9 models are available in four clubheads, and feature adjustability options including loft, lie angles, and an interchangeable sole weight. The drivers encompass ideal sound, Read more…

Wilson Staff Still a Golf Leader

2016 Buyer's Guide

WILSON STAFF DUO URETHANE BALLS Committed to innovation, Wilson Staff continues to transform golf ball technology, further solidifying its claim to offering the softest golf balls. The new 55 compression DUO Urethane is the latest addition to the revolutionary DUO line which also includes the 29 compression DUO, with two Ionomer layers, and the 35 Read more…

TaylorMade Makes Golf Waves with M2

2016 Buyer's Guide

M2 It seems like yesterday that the highly touted M1 line of clubs from TaylorMade hit the shelves, but now we’re on to the M2, which the company calls an improvement from stem to stern, giving golfers even more power of the tee, accuracy, feel and control over their club’s settings In M2, engineers have Read more…

Why Rickie Is Keen on King Cobra

2016 Buyer's Guide

COBRA WOODS KING LTD DRIVER “There is a look better players like,” says Cobra head of research and development, Mike Yagley, “or it just doesn’t go in the bag.” He’s talking, of course, about Cobra’s flagship player, Rickie Fowler, for whom the King LTD was originally designed. It came out so well the company developed Read more…

KLVN: Two Golf Bags In One

A unique new club carrier is as versatile as bags get

KLVN (pronounced kel-vin) took the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show by storm — or, rather, by robot — when it launched what the company calls the world’s most versatile golf bag, which is really two bags in one. Which requires some explanation. “When we decided to launch the KLVN bag at the PGA Merchandise Show, we Read more…

Cleveland, Srixon, XXIO

2016 Buyer's Guide

CLEVELAND PUTTERS With last fall’s latest additions to their TFi (True Feel Innovation) line of putters — the new “Smart Square” alignment system — Cleveland Golf caught the attention of their main man Dave Pelz even more deeply. “The SmartSquare putters have two little boxes on them,” he told Golf Tips. “The 2135 is a Read more…

Odyssey Putters Remain a Golf Gear Go-To

2016 Buyer's Guide

ODYSSEY PUTTERS The No. 1 putter on Tour just jacked up the hole-fi nding temperature for 2016 with its White Hot RX Putters, and even added to the popular Odyssey Works line. In the White Hot RX Putters, Odyssey has taken its legendary White Hot feel, made it even better, and combined it with better Read more…

We’re Loving Callaway XR Golf Line

2016 Buyer's Guide

XR16 FAIRWAY METALS With both the XR16 Fairway Wood and its slightly smaller-headed sibling, Callaway says they’ve made “huge leaps in our industry-leading technology” — a design that’s bigger, hotter, and more forgiving with their lightest crown for even more ball speed and distance. Its larger footprint and more aerodynamic head shape gives golfers the Read more…

Bridgestone Brings the Golf Ball Thunder

2016 Buyer's Guide

BRIDGESTONE JGR IRONS Yeah, this expert ball-fitting company’s new B330RX and RXS balls are getting the lion’s share of ink, but a true sleeper product for higher-handicappers are these irons, which use innovative technologies and materials to deliver longer distance and more forgiveness, while maintaining the buttery feel golfers have come to expect from forged Read more…