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Adams Tight Lies – Better from Everywhere?

Written By: Tony Covey
A History Lesson
Before we get to the results of our Adams Tight Lies test, a history lesson is probably in order. When Barney Adams designed the original Tight Lies the idea was an easy to hit club...

  • November 7, 2013
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MyGolfSpy Labs – “The Secret To Longer, Straighter Drives?


(Written By: Matt Saternus) In two recent MyGolfSpy Labs, we’ve talked about the impact of shaft flex and shaft weight.  The data we gathered showing the importance of fitting for the right flex and weight was...

  • March 27, 2013
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MyGolfSpy Labs: The Worst Kept Secret in Golf

// Worst Kept Secret In Golf!
What loft is your driver?

9.5°…maybe a 10.5?

What if I told you that what you thought was a 9.5° was actually a 12°?  Paying attention now?  Whatever loft is written on the sole of your...

  • February 7, 2013
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MYGOLFSPY LABS – The Putter Grip {The Cure To Making More Putts?}

MGS Labs: Putter Grips
Tell me if you’ve heard any of these “myths” about larger sized putter grips before:

“It will take your hands out of the stroke.”
“It will cure your yips…guaranteed.”
“You won’t flip it.”
“You’ll...

  • January 14, 2013
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MyGolfSpy Labs:  Shaft Weight Test – {Is Lighter Really Longer?}

Is Lighter Really Longer?
(Written By: GolfSpy Matt) “Lighter is longer” —  ”If distance matters, weight matters” —  ”The Right Light”.

All of these marketing slogans are meant to convince you that a lighter weight club will...

  • October 30, 2012
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MyGolfSpy Labs: Shaft Flex Shocker! – {Are you playing the wrong flex?}

Are You Playing The Wrong Flex?
Read this before you get fit!

Why? First of all the majority of golfers still have never been fit for a single club in their bags…and for those that have we estimate that over 50% of you...

  • August 21, 2012
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MyGolfSpy Labs: Head (vs) Shaft

// Head (vs) Shaft – {Which Is More Important?}
Ok…today we’re going to most likely change every single one of your opinions regarding a debate that has been going on for years.  And one I almost guarantee you were wrong about....

  • June 21, 2012
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MyGolfSpy Labs – Your Distance Reality Check!

Question: How far do you hit the ball (on average) with your driver?  Think about that for a second and then say that number out loud or write it down.

Question #2: Ok…now…how far do you really hit your driver?  Now...

  • May 22, 2012
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MGS Labs – Is Longer Really Longer?


Getting more distance of the tee is easy right?
Getting more distance off the tee is easy right?  Well, golf companies sure would like you to believe that…they have us feeling as if the equation is as simple as…longer drivers =...

  • January 12, 2012
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MYGOLFSPY LABS! – Performance Enhancing Lube “MYTH”

EVER HEARD OF THIS “GOLF MYTH”?
Have you ever heard the “golf myth”…that if you squirt some Vasoline™ or spray some good ‘ol fashioned PAM™ cooking oil on your driver face that it will virtually eliminate your slice...

  • December 30, 2011
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