Product Reviews

Nike Vapor Pro Combo irons -- Tour feedback direct to your golf bag

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of Nike Golf... BEAVERTON, OR – Listening to your Tour staff is imperative when designing new and better golf products and that’s exactly what Nike did in creating the latest iteration of the company’s Vapor Pro Combo irons.... Phillip Hatton, Product Line Manager for Nike Golf... Read More

TaylorMade’s R15 Driver -- Providing the shot you want and the shot you need

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of TaylorMade... CARLSBAD, CA – “TaylorMade is the #1 Driver in Golf, leading in sales and drivers in play on all the major tours worldwide,” remarked Mike Fox, Director, Product Marketing for TaylorMade Golf.... You hear “#1” a lot in connection with TaylorMade. The company is... Read More

Imperial Headwear -- A hat is not just a hat

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of Imperial Headware... BOURBON, MO – “There are people in the world that truly believe ‘a hat is just a hat,’” remarked Dave Shaffer, Director of Marketing for Imperial Headwear.... You can forgive Shaffer for taking umbrage to the uninformed notion that hats are wholly interchangeable,... Read More

PowerBilt Air Force One DFX Tour Driver -- Harnessing the power of Nitrogen

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of PowerBilt Golf... PALM DESERT, CA – Nitrogen makes up 78% of the earth’s atmosphere, yet no one ever thought to use it in a golf club head.... Until PowerBilt did it, that is. The Palm Desert, California based company discovered pressuring the golf head with... Read More

Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 Wedges -- Finding the right sand wedge for your game

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of Cleveland Golf... HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA – “The 125 yard-and-in area normally accounts for about 65% of your golf game,” remarked Adam Sheldon, Brand Manager for Cleveland Golf. “So it’s crucial to establish correct gaps between the lofts on your wedges.”... 65%? That’s a mighty big... Read More

Titleist Pro V1/V1x 2015 -- History improved upon once again

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of Titleist... FAIRHAVEN, MA – It’s not often these days that you begin talking about a golf product by discussing its fifteen-year history, but then again, not many golf balls have the kind of stellar record that Titleist’s Pro V1 and Pro V1x offer.... Golf ball... Read More

Miura Golf’s CB-501 irons – Done right the first time

By Jeffrey A. Rendall, Images courtesy of Miura Golf... HEMIJI, JAPAN – Miura Golf has a corporate mantra: Nothing will be introduced unless it improves upon what is already in place. It’s the same for all of Miura’s family of products, but particularly true for its CB-501 irons.... Bill Holowaty, Miura Golf’s... Read More