2014 MOST WANTED – Driver (Distance Awards)

2014 MOST WANTED – Driver (Distance Awards)

For the grippers, for the rippers, for the guy that wants 15 more yards, here is your 2014′s Most Wanted – Longest Driver in Golf.

Today is for the guys who are confident they can hit anything straight, or simply don’t care where the ball goes, so long as it goes far. Today, at MyGolfSpy, it’s all about the long ball. And we guarantee you, we’ve found the longest drivers in golf for 2014.

 
 
 Dick's Firings Signal Major Recalibration of the Golf Equipment Industry

As if we needed more evidence that the system is in need of recalibration, Dick’s Sporting Goods, the #1 sporting goods retailer in the USA very recently fired 100% of the PGA Professionals on staff.

As is usually the case when bad things happen, there is plenty of finger pointing right now. The fingers that aren’t being pointed at Dick’s are trained squarely on TaylorMade, and to a lesser extent, Callaway. Those who are being kind simply blame the equipment companies.

We have reached a tipping point.

Years of accelerated product cycles and equally accelerated consumer discounts have finally caught up with golf’s biggest retailer (Dick’s + the Dick’s-owned Golf Galaxy), and just as quickly it’s catching up with the industry’s two largest manufacturers…and everyone else too. [READ MORE]

  • July 24, 2014
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The Shoe Philes – adidas gripmore

It may seem strange that in a year when adidas has arguably the best tour shoe they’ve ever created (pure 360), a casual styled shoe with an unusual sole design would take top billing. That’s exactly what’s happening with gripmore, and that should tell you exactly how excited the guys at adidas golf are about the gripmore’s new spikes. [READ MORE]

  • July 23, 2014
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First Look – Fugazi Floyd the Driver from Geek Golf

Rather than play follow the leader, Steve Almo and Geek Golf do their own thing. Almo designs for guys looking for more than just another head….guys outside the mainstream.

Almo designs for the rest of the world…and you know who you are.

From muscle cars (Geek No Brainer) to music (the nearly available Pink “Floyd the Driver” under the Fugazi brand), Steve Almo finds inspiration in places far outside the golf industry. [READ MORE]

  • July 22, 2014
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Is Big Bertha V Series the Next Optiforce?

Not surprisingly, it appears Callaway will position the new V series as part of the Bertha family. The company is clearly committed to the reinvigorated franchise, and so it’s just good branding to stamp Bertha on as many drivers as reasonably possible.

You love Bertha right? Well, here’s another one. [READ MORE]

  • July 21, 2014
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First Look – Mizuno 2015 MP-Series Lineup

Call it Fall 2014 or 2015, it doesn’t much matter. What does matter is that it’s Open Championship week, and that means golfers are getting their first look at the upcoming Mizuno lineup, including the much anticipated (by me anyway) MP-59 replacement. [READ MORE]

  • July 17, 2014
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