September

  • ROBOT TESTED: Which golf ball suits my game?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Tuesday, 6 October 2020

    Today's Golfer Golf Ball Test: 500,000+ pieces of data, 1,260 shots, 21 balls and one £250,000 robot... Welcome to the biggest (and best) golf balls test we’ve ever done! We flew to Arizona to spend a week on PXG’s test robot hitting golf balls. Our test took a week to do, six months to plan and we were talking about it for...

  • Reader Test: TaylorMade Spider X putters

    Written by Simon Daddow on Monday, 2 September 2019

    We asked four club golfers to test the TaylorMade Spider X putter. When the first TaylorMade Spider putter hit the market 10 years ago, 75 per cent of Tour pros used narrow-headed blade-style putters. A decade later, and thanks in part to the Spider, 60 per cent of Tour pros now use mallet and MOI style putters. The switch is primarily down...