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American GolfJunior Championship enters fifth year with Ping

American GolfJunior Championship enters fifth year with Ping

Jun 26th, 2018

The American Golf Junior Championship in association with PING has announced its rosta of Championship qualifying events for 2018, and with PING once again on board as tournament sponsor, the event is set to be one of the highlights of the year’s junior calendar.

Triple winning weekend for Ping

Triple winning weekend for Ping

Jun 25th, 2018

It was a triple winning weekend for PING with victories for Matt Wallace, Bubba Watson and Brady Schnell on the European, PGA and Web.com Tours.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

PING expand Sigma G series

PING expand Sigma G series

Oct 4th, 2017

PING today expanded its popular Sigma G series of putters with two new highly forgiving mallets, the Craz-E and Tyne H.

PING Europe charity day surpasses £200K mark

PING Europe charity day surpasses £200K mark

Sep 11th, 2017

Gainsborough-based PING Europe has now raised more than £200,000 for local charities after its 20th annual Charity Golf Day brought in a record-breaking amount for worthwhile causes in the area.

Jason Floyd's one arm chipping tip

Jason Floyd's one arm chipping tip

Sep 6th, 2017

Sky's Ewen Murray calls him "One of the most intelligent young coaches in Europe". We call him Jason and The GolfPunk Jason Floyd Series continues with this crazy simple tip on how to get crisper chips every time.

PING Fined £1.45 million

PING Fined £1.45 million

Aug 24th, 2017

Ping Europe Limited has been fined £1.45 million for preventing UK retailers from selling its golf clubs online.

Solheim Cup Day 3 singles

Solheim Cup Day 3 singles

Aug 20th, 2017

The fat lady might not be singing yet, but she is certainly warming up. At the time of writing, this is where the Solheim Cup stands.

2017 Solheim Cup - the wrap

2017 Solheim Cup - the wrap

Aug 20th, 2017

History would have to be rewritten for the European team to win the Solheim Cup after Friday afternoon's Red Wash. The omens were not good. It had never been done before. 

USA retains Solheim Cup

USA retains Solheim Cup

Aug 20th, 2017

Singles matches end 6-6 but weekend routs prove critical as USA run out 16.5 - 11.5 winners

Solheim Cup whitewash for USA

Solheim Cup whitewash for USA

Aug 19th, 2017

According to USA Captain Julie Inkster, USA "suck at foursomes and four balls" so they have to rely on the singles for victory. Well, not this year...

Profile: Solheim Superstar Danielle Kang

Profile: Solheim Superstar Danielle Kang

Aug 19th, 2017

So, when you're looking for your first LPGA Tour victory, why not make it the PGA? A major. And in doing so, you leap up to 11th on the money list (over $800,000.00 in earnings) and are a shoe-in for the Solheim Cup, at which you debut with two wins in your opening two matches... Blimey....

Solheim Cup Saturday 4somes pairings & tee times

Solheim Cup Saturday 4somes pairings & tee times

Aug 19th, 2017

Team Europe have got their work cut out if they want to avoid some pretty embarrassing labels in the anals of Solheim Cup history. I'll leave it to you to figure out what they might be bit will probably involve the words 'worst' and 'woaaah, Nelly!!!'

Solheim Cup teams announced

Solheim Cup teams announced

Aug 18th, 2017

Annika Sorenstam and Juli Inkster have announced their final teams for the Solheim Cup which kicks off in Iowa in just two week's time.

GolfSpiv calls the Solheim Cup

GolfSpiv calls the Solheim Cup

Aug 18th, 2017

It’s the Solheim Cup this week and I love it, especially from a betting point of view. It might not be top of your agenda for bets this week but a couple of bets can go a long way here. 

Solheim Cup opening ceremony goes awry

Solheim Cup opening ceremony goes awry

Aug 18th, 2017

It's the Golf Brigadier here, and I've been watching the Opening Ceremony of the Solheim Cup, and I have to say the TV coverage has gone a bit awry.....

Solheim Cup morning foursome

Solheim Cup morning foursome

Aug 18th, 2017

If ever there was a match that summed up the Solheim Cup then it was the battle between Charley Hull and Melissa Reid against the USA pairing of Lexi Thompson and Cristie Kerr, in a thrilling first session at the Solheim Cup.

Ping G400 Driver

Ping G400 Driver

Jul 10th, 2017

Better, badder, longer. But not bigger. How Ping's engineers have ripped up the rule book with the new G400 driver

Ping G400 Crossover

Ping G400 Crossover

Jul 10th, 2017

It's not driving iron. It's not a hybrid. It's the new G400 Crossover. And it's a very impressive bit of kit. 

Ping G400 Fairway Woods

Ping G400 Fairway Woods

Jul 10th, 2017

No doubt about it, the Ping G400 is their best ever fairway wood. It might even be THE best ever fairway wood...

Ping G400 Irons

Ping G400 Irons

Jul 10th, 2017

Why your golf will improve with a set of Ping's all new G400 irons....

Golf chipping secrets: Chest to target

Golf chipping secrets: Chest to target

Jun 7th, 2017

This is a great, simple tip to get your chips behaving like they should every time. It's all about club face/sternum alignment. And chest to target. Practice this and watch the shots fall off your round.

And the putter went PING.....

And the putter went PING.....

May 26th, 2017

PING’s new book, And The Putter Went…PING, is a comprehensive look inside the family owned company that revolutionized the way golf equipment was designed and manufactured, and will be available to buy in late May.

PING buys up Nike Golf patents

PING buys up Nike Golf patents

Apr 27th, 2017

Ping's parent company Karsten Manufacturing Corp. has recently purchased at least five patents from Nike, which relate to golf club technology. 

2019 Solheim Cup date announced

2019 Solheim Cup date announced

Apr 19th, 2017

The 2019 Solheim Cup will take place from the 13th to 15th September 2019 as the prestigious biennial contest between Europe and USA heads to the world–famous PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles in Perthshire.

Ping launch 2 PLD2 putters

Ping launch 2 PLD2 putters

Apr 4th, 2017

PING has launched two amazing looking PLD2 putters called the Camo Ketsch Realtree Xtra and Camo Ketsch Muddy Girl, both of which have been inspired by paintball guns.

Closed Lancashire GC becomes dumping ground

Closed Lancashire GC becomes dumping ground

Mar 21st, 2017

A Lancashire golf club that closed down last year has now become a dumping ground in which waste is higher than the roof of the former clubhouse, and not a footgolf course as intended.

Ping i200 Irons

Ping i200 Irons

Mar 8th, 2017

Ping's new i200 irons might just be their best design ever. Forgiving, attractive, and soft. What more do you want from a golf club?

PING’s new G LE ladies range

PING’s new G LE ladies range

Feb 1st, 2017

Engineered specifically for women by combining performance–enhancing innovation with considered aesthetics, PING has unveiled details of its new G Le (Ladies edition) family for women.

PING launches new Sigma G putter range

PING launches new Sigma G putter range

Jan 25th, 2017

It's always an exciting time when PING announce new putter launches. And 2017 is no exception. There are some corkers here. They look great and there's enough tech spec to down Beef on National Arbys Day  

Ping Glide 2.0 Wedges

Ping Glide 2.0 Wedges

Jan 18th, 2017

Glide your way out of trouble with Ping's new Glide 2.0 wedges. They sure play a mean spin ball...

New Ping President appointed

New Ping President appointed

Dec 14th, 2016

John Karsten Solheim, the oldest son of John A. Solheim and the grandson of PING Founder Karsten Solheim, has been named president of PING. 

SkyCaddie remapping campaign kicks off

SkyCaddie remapping campaign kicks off

Oct 28th, 2016

In order to retain its status as golf’s most-trusted GPS brand, each year SkyCaddie embarks on a mission, which is unique among GPS rangefinder brands.

Our Kinda Solider: Ping's Marty Jertson

Our Kinda Solider: Ping's Marty Jertson

Oct 20th, 2016

So designing golf clubs is a job for rocket scientists and engineers, rather than good golfers. However there is a exception to the rule. Marty Jertson, Ping's Director of Product Development is also really good at golf. Like silly good.

Ping Vault Putters

Ping Vault Putters

Aug 15th, 2016

Ping latest vault putters are so good you should break the bank to get one. 

Ping iBlade Irons

Ping iBlade Irons

Aug 1st, 2016

The new Ping iBlade is their best looking iron ever. They say it's the best performing too, at least for the better player. 

Stop the Chipping Yips

Stop the Chipping Yips

Jun 23rd, 2016

Don't let the chipping yips get you down, Jeff Ritter has the answer to your prayers. 

Ping G Fairway Woods

Ping G Fairway Woods

Jan 13th, 2016

Replacing a three wood is difficult. You need it as a club from the tee and off the deck, two contrasting shots that require different features, so a three wood always has to have some compromise in its design. I’m still using a Ping I25 three wood, it’s about four years old, and I know I hit other three woods further. But I know its reliable, and I can always hit it consistently off the fairway. So how are Ping going to try and get me and everyone else to change? By making three new fairway woods.

The Brand New PING G Driver

The Brand New PING G Driver

Jan 11th, 2016

Even big cheeses at golf companies get to go on holiday sometimes. But if you’re a Solheim, and golf and engineering are in your blood, you never truly stop thinking about golf equipment. When you happen across a dragonfly on a tropical island, you or I would think “Hmmm, pretty". John Solheim, grandson of the great Karsten Solheim, thought ‘innovation'.

The New Ping G Irons

The New Ping G Irons

Jan 11th, 2016

Ping irons tend to be chunky. It’s not a criticism, just a statement of fact. They’re engineered, and if forgiveness come from them being chunky then so be it. With the new G irons though, these look much slicker. In fact, they look positively attractive. A wolf in sheep clothing, or in this case a G in I clothing. 

The New Ping G Crossover

The New Ping G Crossover

Jan 11th, 2016

It’s not an iron. It’s definitely not a wood. It’s not a hybrid, and it’s 100% not a driving iron. It’s the new Ping G Crossover, and they feel it’s a club totally in it’s own category. What we know is it’s easy to hit. Well it is, unless you edit a popular golf website (don’t know what you mean-Ed).

New Ping App Launched

New Ping App Launched

Nov 20th, 2015

PING has launched a new app that includes the Golf Workout, an Apple Watch feature engineered to capture and track fitness data, swing tempo and on-course statistics.

Gleneagles bags 2019 Solheim Cup

Gleneagles bags 2019 Solheim Cup

Oct 29th, 2015

Denmark, England, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Wales... your Solheim-Cup-venue-getting dudes took a hell of a beating!!! Yes indeed, Scotland wins the Solheim Cup 2019.

The Solheim GolfPunk's

The Solheim GolfPunk's

Sep 18th, 2015

The Solheim Cup is, without doubt, the biggest event on the Women’s Golf Calendar. However the debate about whether Women’s golf is doing enough to inspire young girls to get some clubs and head to the range remains shadowed by a large grey cloud that looms heavily over the game. But there are a standout few, who are flying the flag for women’s golf high above that thick grey cloud

Inside Ping's Golden Putter Vault

Inside Ping's Golden Putter Vault

Aug 20th, 2015

So we visited the world famous Ping Putter vault. In what has become a modern golfing legend, every tournament winner on the major tours around the world who wins using a Ping Putter gets two gold plated putters made in their honour.

Our Kinda Solider: Ping's Marty Jertson

Our Kinda Solider: Ping's Marty Jertson

Aug 11th, 2015

So designing golf clubs is a job for rocket scientists and engineers, rather than good golfers. However there is a exception to the rule. Marty Jertson, Ping's Senior Design Engineer is also really good at golf. Like silly good.

Ping CRAZ-E-R

Ping CRAZ-E-R

Jul 24th, 2015

We loved the Ping CRAZ-E putter. The man on the motorcycle always helped us hole more putts whenever we tried one.

Ping Launch new i Irons...

Ping Launch new i Irons...

Jul 15th, 2015

Ping have launched an awesome new i iron, replacing the outgoing i25 model. Read all about it first here.

Ping Cadence TR Anser 2 Putter

Ping Cadence TR Anser 2 Putter

May 28th, 2015

Karsten Solheim first designed the Anser in 1966 and it has influenced nearly every putter designed since. 

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...

Wentworth greenkeeping team receives BIGGA Award

Wentworth greenkeeping team receives BIGGA Award

Jan 27th, 2018

The greenkeeping team at Wentworth Golf Club in Virginia Water has been recognised for its incredible performance in preparing the course for the BMW PGA Championship 2017 with the BIGGA Championship Greenkeeping Performance of the Year Award sponsored by Rigby Taylor.

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Oct 17th, 2017

As well as being deterred by the high cost of club entry and expensive drinks, it seems that people are continuing to turn away from nightclubs and looking for more unusual and unique experiences when they go out for the night. Including golf....

Bubba's got a brand new PING driver

Bubba's got a brand new PING driver

Jun 15th, 2017

Bubba Watson will be show–casing a brand new driver at Erin Hills for the 117th US Open, and it is widely rumoured to be the new PING G400 driver. 

Thumping great Alligator

Thumping great Alligator

Jun 7th, 2017

We are suckers for a good alligator story, especially if there is some decent video to go with it, and in this case there certainly is.