April

  • WITB: Rory McIlroy

    Written by Simon Daddow on Tuesday, 8 September 2020

    How does a brand like TaylorMade go about dialling Rory McIlroy into their latest range of SIM woods? We find out what's in the bag of the four-time Major champion. It can be a long process, and usually starts way before the season even kicks off. But the man with the knowledge, know-how and insight at TaylorMade is Senior Tour Manager, Adrian...

  • Which Mizuno iron suits me?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Monday, 10 August 2020

    Which Mizuno irons should I buy? Your guide to each iron in Mizuno's 2020 line-up, and which golfers they are aimed at. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range ...

  • Which TaylorMade iron suits me?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Monday, 10 August 2020

    Which TaylorMade irons should I buy? Your guide to each iron in TaylorMade's line-up, and who they are aimed at. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range from slimline musclebacks to hollow heads and cavity backs,...

  • WITB: TaylorMade's Tomo Bystedt

    Written by Simon Daddow on Monday, 10 August 2020

    If you’ve bought a set of TaylorMade irons or driver over the last decade it’s highly likely Tomo Bystedt has been involved in their design. Tomo Bystedt has been the Director of Product Creation for both metalwoods and irons at TaylorMade but what equipment does he choose for his own bag? In the first of a new series we thought it...

  • Which Ping iron suits me?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Wednesday, 29 April 2020

    Which Ping irons should I buy? Your guide to each iron in Ping's line-up, and the golfers they are aimed at. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range from slimline...

  • Which Callaway iron suits me?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Wednesday, 29 April 2020

    Which Callaway irons should I buy? Your guide to each iron in Callaway's line-up, and who they are aimed at. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range from slimline musclebacks to hollow heads...

  • Do you need Downhill Control (DHC) in your electric golf trolley?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Wednesday, 29 April 2020

    Do you need Downhill Control (DHC) in your electric golf trolley? Very few golf courses are completely flat. That means that a golf trolley user will, in all likelihood, need to park their trolley on a slope at some point during their round.  Their only hope used to be parking the trolley at a sideways angle and hoping that gravity – and...

  • Best golf ball deals

    Written by TG writer on Tuesday, 28 April 2020

    We’ve scoured the internet to find the best golf ball deals available. The best golf balls don’t come cheap. Many of the best tour golf balls have a RRP of over £50 per dozen, which works out at more than £4 per ball. At that price, it hurts when you lose a ball or one gets scuffed during play. The good news...

  • Which Wilson iron suits me?

    Written by Simon Daddow on Friday, 24 April 2020

    Which Wilson irons should I buy? Your guide to each iron in Wilson's line-up, and who they are aimed at. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range from slimline musclebacks...

  • WITB - Callaway's Dr Alan Hocknell

    Written by Simon Daddow on Wednesday, 8 April 2020

    Callaway's Vice President of Research and Development, Dr Alan Hocknell, knows a thing or two about golf clubs, so we asked him what's in the bag for 2020. We get to see what equipment is in the bags of the games leading tour pros all the time. But, like us, have you ever wondered what the leading club designers, golf ball engineers...

  • The best garden golf setup you'll ever see

    Written by Michael Catling on Tuesday, 7 April 2020

    The dream garden golf setup If money were no object, every golfer’s back garden would probably look something like this. Designed to function as a short game golf facility in the day and a golf lounge at night, this unique complex cost around $500,000 to build in the grounds of a private estate in New Mexico City. “I think my client had...

  • The best driver ever made

    Written by Rob McGarr on Tuesday, 7 April 2020

    The best driver ever What is the best driver ever? The original Callaway Big Bertha? The TaylorMade R7? Perhaps the Titleist 975D? Something else?  We wanted to end the debate and answer that question once and for all.  We asked for your nominations for the best driver ever and used them to create a shortlist of the 16 contenders:  – Nike Covert – TaylorMade SLDR –...

  • The Most Forgiving Irons

    Written by Simon Daddow on Friday, 3 April 2020

    2020 Irons test: We've ranked 54 sets of golf clubs and rated every one by forgiveness so you can find the best irons for you. Most major brands have five, six or even seven irons in their 2020 line-ups, which shows the importance of having solutions for all golfers, irrespective of ability or personal preference. Choices range from...