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Golf equipment – 6 Of The Best Wedges For 2017

Golf equipment – 6 Of The Best Wedges For 2017

Sep 14th, 2017

It's the start of the season and you're going to need all the help you can get to shoot some decent scores. Some fresh wedges will ensure maximum control around the greens, and lets face it who doesn't like seeing that ball rip back when it lands. Without further ado here are six of the best wedges for 2017...

Golf equipment – Cobra King One Length GP Diary

Golf equipment – Cobra King One Length GP Diary

Sep 14th, 2017

When Golf Scientist Bryson Dechambeau teamed up with Cobra to produce the Cobra One Length clubs, GP's equipment guru Dan jumped at the chance to try them out. For a whole season. Would he be able to get used to his wedge being the same length as his four-iron? Would they make him play better or worse? His diary starts here...

Golf equipment – Cobra's most forgiving irons yet

Golf equipment – Cobra's most forgiving irons yet

Sep 14th, 2017

COBRA Golf has introduced today the lightest, easiest to hit irons in the company's history, and in doing so brought to market the world’s first–ever super game improvement ONE LENGTH offering.

Controversially banned equipment

Controversially banned equipment

Aug 26th, 2017

With a potential ban for green books on the horizon, we’ve looked back at what other bits of golf equipment have been banned in competition (and occasionally had the ban lifted again) throughout the history of golf!

Nike quits golf equipment!

Nike quits golf equipment!

Aug 4th, 2016

Well, that's just great. Nike has announced it is to end its production of golfing equipment. Which means I won't be able to continue my long and successful partnership with Nike...

The Staunchies 2015 Results – Equipment

The Staunchies 2015 Results – Equipment

Feb 27th, 2016

We've sifted through everything so you don't have to. Here they are, the best of the best of 2015's golf equipment, worthy of the much sought after GolfPunk Seal Of Approval...

Golf equipment – 7 Of The Best 2017 Better Player Irons

Golf equipment – 7 Of The Best 2017 Better Player Irons

Dec 24th, 2017

We've been looking back at some of the read stories from 2017, and there was a lot of interest from our readers on this feature on the best better player irons of 2017. Here it is for you to enjoy again. Check out the best better player irons for 2017. Small irons have got forgiving...

Cobra MAX Equipment

Cobra MAX Equipment

Dec 1st, 2015

Cobra have the King Ltd range for players who want the best performance with the most technology. The F6 range covers the golfer that wants adjustability in their equipment. But what if you just want to hit it high and straight? That's where the MAX clubs come in. 

GolfPunk Magazine Issue 1 out now

GolfPunk Magazine Issue 1 out now

Feb 23rd, 2018

Out now, GolfPunk Digi-Mag featuring all manner of corking golf stuff including exclusive Tommy Fleetwood interview and photoshoot; Best new golf equipment launches; Top 12 golf shoes PLUS Win a luxury golf break to Mountain Paradise...

PXG have their only UK van stolen

PXG have their only UK van stolen

Feb 19th, 2018

Top end equipment manufacturer, PXG have had their custom fit van stolen from the central Birmingham area. The incident happened between 8pm Friday 16/02 & 8am Saturday 17/02.

Callaway launches controversial new golf ball

Callaway launches controversial new golf ball

Feb 17th, 2018

The ball that gave Sergio an extra 19 yards in Singapore is hitting the shelves.... It's the new Callaway’s Chrome Soft ball, which the company is claiming will literally be a ‘game-changer.’

Big Max launches next generation bag range

Big Max launches next generation bag range

Feb 15th, 2018

The award winning Golf bag range from BIG MAX is expanding for 2018 with new additions that build on the success of the company’s AQUA technology as well as a unique innovation that creates a new category of golf bag. 

Big Max makes major progress at Chambers Bay

Big Max makes major progress at Chambers Bay

Feb 15th, 2018

Our friends over at Big Max are feeling more than a but chuffed withh themselves, and rightly so, as their rental carts have been selected by US Open venue Chambers Bay no less.  

Goat caddies are back in Oregon!!

Goat caddies are back in Oregon!!

Feb 13th, 2018

Goats. Is there anything they can't do? Not only do they look totally cool with their "What you lookin' at?!' stare. Not only can they climb trees if it takes their fancy (see below), but now they have turned their hooves to caddying.

St Andrews to host 150th Open championship

St Andrews to host 150th Open championship

Feb 13th, 2018

St Andrews is quite rightly holding the 150th-anniversary Open championship. Some of us here at GP think it should never leave the place but that's another story.

Duca del Cosma rock the golf shoe world

Duca del Cosma rock the golf shoe world

Feb 13th, 2018

Wow. That's all I could say when I first laid eyes on the Duca del Cosma golf shoes. That's what you get when you ask an Italian fashion brand to design you a golf shoe – something that totally stands out from the crowd and hits you right between the eyes like a 7-iron off the hosel.

Ecco Golf unveils new Ecco Cool Pro

Ecco Golf unveils new Ecco Cool Pro

Feb 13th, 2018

Danish golf footwear innovators, ECCO GOLF, unveil their latest creation, ECCO COOL PRO, which combines several of the company’s flagship technologies.

Lexi Thompson's What's in the Bag

Lexi Thompson's What's in the Bag

Feb 10th, 2018

With four stunning rounds including two 65’s on Thursday and Friday, Lexi Thompson dominated the competition, capturing her eighth career victory at the Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC. Here's what was in her winning bag.

Amateur shoots +56 at web.com

Amateur shoots +56 at web.com

Feb 10th, 2018

This is a true story. At the request of the survivors the names have been changed. Out of respect to the dead the rest has been told exactly as it happened...

Silvermere takes custom fit to another level with Quads

Silvermere takes custom fit to another level with Quads

Feb 2nd, 2018

Silvermere Golf and Leisure Complex in Surrey has increased its custom fitting business significantly with the addition of 4 GCQuad launch monitors from market-leading technology brand Foresight Sports.

Under Armour launch Spieth 2

Under Armour launch Spieth 2

Feb 1st, 2018

What does it mean to be MADE TO SCORE? Does it mean hitting the longest drives or making the most incredible shots with every swing? In truth, it’s in the way you approach the game; the obsession over what others dismiss as the little things.

PING sign Tony Finau

PING sign Tony Finau

Feb 1st, 2018

Tony Finau, a PGA Tour winner and one of the longest hitters on tour, has signed a multi-year agreement to represent PING, company President John K. Solheim has announced.

Foresight adds putting to its GCQuad revolution

Foresight adds putting to its GCQuad revolution

Feb 1st, 2018

Foresight Sports, market leader in golf launch monitors and simulation technology, has added a new putting dimension to its ground-breaking GCQuad launch monitor that now produces data for every club in the bag.

Volvik expands its top selling Vivid ball range

Volvik expands its top selling Vivid ball range

Jan 31st, 2018

Volvik, the market leader in multi-coloured performance golf balls, is expanding its highly successful VIVID golf ball range with the introduction of two more balls offering even greater spin and feel – the new VIVID Lite and VIVID Soft.

Fleming Golf Tips Phoenix  Open

Fleming Golf Tips Phoenix Open

Jan 31st, 2018

It's not every day you get golf betting tips from the bloke who helped launch the careers of Will Smith and The Stone Roses. But that's exactly what's occurring here at GolfPunk with Fleming Golf Tips. Not to mention the fact that he has an 80% success rate...

Haotong Li makes history with new Bettinardi putter

Haotong Li makes history with new Bettinardi putter

Jan 30th, 2018

China’s new golfing superstar Haotong Li produced ‘putting perfection’ with his Bettinardi Custom Studio Stock 3 Tour Edition putter to win in Dubai last weekend and break a host of records.

Issue 2 of LDWS is out now

Issue 2 of LDWS is out now

Jan 30th, 2018

The season starts here. Join the LDWS boys as they take on 10 events in 10 different countries around the world in 2018. Click on any image to read the digital magazine

Bushnell partners with 5 European Tour Caddie ambassadors

Bushnell partners with 5 European Tour Caddie ambassadors

Jan 30th, 2018

Bushnell Golf, the undisputed #1 laser rangefinder in professional golf for over a decade and used by over 95% of Tour caddies*, has partnered with five professional caddies to act as ambassadors on the European Tour in 2018.

Tiger creeping as Noren takes the lead

Tiger creeping as Noren takes the lead

Jan 28th, 2018

He might not be leading a tournament he's won eight times in the past, and he might be accusing himself of playing "gross", but he has made the cut and he's moving in the right direction. Plus he's one shot ahead of Phil Mickelson... The Tiger is back. Sort of...

The 2017 GolfPunk Reader Awards Results

The 2017 GolfPunk Reader Awards Results

Jan 24th, 2018

The results are in. Who have you chosen to honour from the top equipment, moments and personalities from the last 12 months golfing action? Thank you all for voting in your thousands!! Dive on in to find out...

Titleist intro all new Tour Soft golf balls

Titleist intro all new Tour Soft golf balls

Jan 24th, 2018

The continued pursuit of breakthrough technology and performance by Titleist golf ball engineers has resulted in the all-new Titleist Tour Soft golf balls, available in golf shops across the UK & Ireland, from February 1st.

Titleist introduces even faster Velocity golf balls

Titleist introduces even faster Velocity golf balls

Jan 24th, 2018

The new Titleist Velocity golf balls are designed with proprietary high-speed technology to deliver even more distance on every shot. With the introduction of new high-visibility colour options – VISIWhite, Velocity Orange and Velocity Pink– the power of Velocity is also packed with personality.

Next generation Scotty Cameron putters unveiled

Next generation Scotty Cameron putters unveiled

Jan 23rd, 2018

The next generation of Scotty Cameron Select putters – introducing new four-way sole balancing technology – continues the evolution of a line engineered for performance, milled to precision and designed with elegance.

KBS launches Tour graphite iron shaft

KBS launches Tour graphite iron shaft

Jan 23rd, 2018

KBS, the most innovative steel golf shaft brand that built its reputation on precision iron shafts for Tour players, is launching a new Tour Graphite Iron shaft (TGI).

Nippon Shaft launch N.S.PRO Zelos 6

Nippon Shaft launch N.S.PRO Zelos 6

Jan 23rd, 2018

Nippon Shaft will introduce the N.S.PRO Zelos 6 at the PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 24-26, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, and be available for purchase at retail from March 20.

Srixon launch new AD333 TOUR golf ball

Srixon launch new AD333 TOUR golf ball

Jan 23rd, 2018

Srixon are introducing a new third-generation AD333 TOUR golf ball. This all-new ball model delivers tour performance for golfers with moderate swing speeds. The Srixon AD333 TOUR is available in pure white and officially launches in the UK on 2nd February.   

Introducing the new Tour–S from FootJoy

Introducing the new Tour–S from FootJoy

Jan 23rd, 2018

FootJoy today launches an all-new line of footwear, Tour-S. Inspired by the best players in the world, the Tour-S was created to deliver superior platform stability and overall Tour-calibre performance.

New Vokey design SM7 wedges

New Vokey design SM7 wedges

Jan 22nd, 2018

Master Craftsman Bob Vokey and his pioneering R&D team continue to shape the future of wedge design with the introduction of the new Titleist Vokey Design Spin Milled 7 wedges.

Wilson Staff adds 'Rusty' Wedge to new range

Wilson Staff adds 'Rusty' Wedge to new range

Jan 22nd, 2018

Wilson Golf, the brand with more Major wins with its wedges than any other (82), has added a ‘rusty’ model to its latest line-up of wedges based on the soft 8620 Carbon Steel used on its popular FG Tour V6 irons.

New look Wilson Staff Infinite Putter Range

New look Wilson Staff Infinite Putter Range

Jan 22nd, 2018

Wilson Golf has redesigned its popular range of Wilson Staff INFINITE putters with six new models, incorporating eye-catching design features on the head and grip for a thoroughly modern new look.

Fred Couples signs with Bettinardi

Fred Couples signs with Bettinardi

Jan 20th, 2018

Fred Couples, one of the biggest star names in the game of golf, has signed to play Bettinardi premium putters exclusively on the PGA Champions Tour and in other events around the world this year.

Shot Scope V2 now available for purchase

Shot Scope V2 now available for purchase

Jan 19th, 2018

Following a sell-out pre-order campaign, Shot Scope V2 will now be able to meet the huge demand - which attracted orders from 38 countries - as customers can purchase the pioneering new model online for the first time since the end of November.

Lee Westwood re-signs with PING

Lee Westwood re-signs with PING

Jan 18th, 2018

Continuing an affiliation that goes back to his teen years with PING, Lee Westwood has signed another multi-year agreement to play PING equipment, PING Chairman & CEO John A. Solheim has announced.

Swedish Tour Star joins Wilson Staff

Swedish Tour Star joins Wilson Staff

Jan 18th, 2018

Joakim Lagergren, the highly-rated Swedish player who contested a dramatic playoff at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters last year, has signed an exclusive deal to play with Wilson Staff clubs this season.

SkyCaddie launches new GPS feature

SkyCaddie launches new GPS feature

Jan 18th, 2018

Has laser’s inherent weakness as regards line-of-sight finally been exposed by a new feature from golf GPS specialists SkyCaddie?

Wilson Staff remodels DX2 and DX3 golf balls

Wilson Staff remodels DX2 and DX3 golf balls

Jan 17th, 2018

Wilson Staff, the pioneering brand in low compression golf ball technology, has completely re-designed the construction of its popular DX2 Soft and DX3 Soft Spin balls to enhance their performance for the 2018 season.

PING launch new G700 iron

PING launch new G700 iron

Jan 17th, 2018

In the G700 iron, PING engineers put a high priority on creating an iron that offers power and forgiveness by leveraging the advantages of a hollow-body design and a thin, maraging steel face, creating PING’s longest, highest-flying iron to date.

PING's Vault 2.0 putters

PING's Vault 2.0 putters

Jan 17th, 2018

The next generation of PING’s 100%-milled putters are crafted and engineered to provide tour-calibre touch and performance through proven innovations like precision-milled, patented True Roll Technology (TR), plus a new custom-weighting system. 

Evnroll's new putter line up for 2018

Evnroll's new putter line up for 2018

Jan 16th, 2018

At the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida, Evnroll Putters made the golfing world sit up and take notice with seven 100% milled stunning designs featuring their “Sweet Face” Technology.  Now just two years later the award-winning putter brand has unveiled five striking new models ahead of the 2018 season.  

PING introduces Spring product line up

PING introduces Spring product line up

Jan 16th, 2018

Setting new standards in combined MOI and forgiveness for a driver, PING has introduced the new G400 Max driver, along with the G700 irons, Glide 2.0 Stealth wedges and PING Vault 2.0 putters. The new products are available for pre-order beginning today.

EurAsia Cup Saturday partnerships

EurAsia Cup Saturday partnerships

Jan 12th, 2018

Check out the European pairings for Day 2 of the EurAsia Cup. It's a sneak preview into the thinking of Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn...

Watch Jamie Donaldson's ace in South Africa

Watch Jamie Donaldson's ace in South Africa

Jan 12th, 2018

Did you know that this tournament is the second oldest Open championship in the world, having first been formally played in 1903? No? well, now you do. Check out Donaldson's ace and Southgate's incredible wedge shot from South African Open, as Grace makes three eagles in the first round.

Golf is boring – it's official

Golf is boring – it's official

Jan 11th, 2018

Damn it all... we've been trying to pretend for years but now the jig is up. Golf has been officially declared the world's most boring sport.

Motocaddy Bag Promotion breaks new records

Motocaddy Bag Promotion breaks new records

Jan 11th, 2018

The free cart bag promotion run by Motocaddy in the lead-up to Christmas was so popular with golfers that it’s been credited with lifting electric trolley sales in the UK to their highest ever level for a single month.

Talon up for two technology rewards

Talon up for two technology rewards

Jan 10th, 2018

Ojee Golf’s unique training aid, the TALON MK2, is in the running for two ‘gongs’ at this year’s Sports Technology Awards, to be held in London, in May. 

Vote in the GolfPunk Reader Awards

Vote in the GolfPunk Reader Awards

Jan 9th, 2018

Vote now in the 2017 GolfPunk Staunchie Awards & win an amazing, luxury 3-night golf break for 2 at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, just south of Alicante in Spain: Everything from Irons Of The Year to GofPunk Of The Year!! It's your chance to put the golf world straight and be in the hat for an amazing golf holiday!

The new shot heard around the world

The new shot heard around the world

Jan 9th, 2018

The new shot that was heard around the world. How DJ rewrote history with his amazing drive at the 433 yard Par 4 12th. Watch it here.

 Your Golf Travel and TaylorMade Golf partner

Your Golf Travel and TaylorMade Golf partner

Jan 9th, 2018

Your Golf Travel, the world's largest golf travel company, have teamed up with TaylorMade Golf to offer the brilliant new TaylorMade TP5 golf balls FREE to golfers who book golf holidays throughout January and February 2018.

Callaway launches Golfit Sports Brand

Callaway launches Golfit Sports Brand

Jan 8th, 2018

Callaway has introduced a 2-in-1 sports band featuring GPS distances along with fitness components to encourage golfers to live a healthier lifestyle.

Fan wins $10000 for a 94 foot putt

Fan wins $10000 for a 94 foot putt

Jan 7th, 2018

Putting at half time seems to be all the rage at basket ball games in the US at the moment, and we can quite see why. Here's a local student making a 94 foot putt to win himself $10,000.  

A day in the life of golf nut Kooky Ken

A day in the life of golf nut Kooky Ken

Jan 6th, 2018

Kooky Ken, as she likes to call herself, is according to her Instagram bio, a Filipina in Las Vegas. And a makeup artist. And a model. And a golfer. In the making...

Stewart Golf release new bag collection

Stewart Golf release new bag collection

Jan 5th, 2018

British trolley manufacturer Stewart Golf has released a brand new collection of cart bags consisting of three models: SuperLight; SportDrive; and StaffPro.