Hybrids Test 2014

  • Titleist 913H/H.d

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014

    << VIEW PREVIOUS HYBRID >> VIEW NEXT HYBRID The Hybrids Test 2014: Titleist 913H/H.d – BRONZE AWARD Cost: £197 Tech: Distance and forgiveness is delivered through the range of lofts with outstanding ground contact and ball flight. Independent loft and lie adjustment. What we said… James Ridyard: “Pear-shaped look is quite toe-heavy, I’m not sure if it works in hybrid. I got a strong, penetrating...

  • Ping G25

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014

    << VIEW PREVIOUS HYBRID >> VIEW NEXT HYBRID The Hybrids Test 2014: Ping G25 – SILVER AWARD Cost: £170 Tech: Progressive centre of gravity locations in each loft optimise launch and spin. The heads are traditionally shaped and feature an external sole weight for higher MOI. What we said… James Ridyard: “It feels a touch short in the shaft compared to others on test and...

  • Adams Pro/Pro Mini

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014

    << VIEW PREVIOUS HYBRID >> VIEW NEXT HYBRID The Hybrids Test 2014: Adams Pro/Pro Mini – GOLD AWARD Cost: £170 Tech: Featuring a high MOI upside-down head shape, the Pro Hybrid makes consistent contact easier for golfers of all skill levels. “Velocity Slots” on the crown and “Cut-Thru Slots” on the sole combine with an ultra-thin face to add forgiveness and ball speed. What we...

  • TaylorMade SLDR

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014

    << VIEW PREVIOUS HYBRID >> VIEW NEXT HYBRID The Hybrids Test 2014: TaylorMade SLDR – SILVER AWARD Cost: £169 Tech: A low and forward centre of gravity placement is combined with weight re-located to the front of the head to promote faster ball speeds, a higher launch angle and a lower spin-rate. The SLDR rescue also uses a “speed pocket” for high ball speeds...

  • Callaway X2 Hot/Pro

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014

    << VIEW PREVIOUS HYBRID >> Back to the start The Hybrids Test 2014: Callaway X2 Hot/Pro – GOLD AWARD Cost: £169 Tech: For the first time, Callaway has brought thinner, lighter and more robust faces to its hybrids. The iron- like head shape inspires confidence over the ball and enhances turf interaction for better accuracy from all lies. Also comes in more compact Pro. What...