Equipment Features

  • REVIEW: Uber-forgiving irons

    Written by Simon Daddow on Wednesday, 25 October 2017

    Super-forgiving irons have a reputation for being ugly ducklings, with big heads that look more like oars than clubs. Admittedly uber forgiveness in the past has come with trade-offs, usually in the form of wide soles, huge cavity backs and top edges thicker than a sumo wrestler’s loincloth. But trust us, looks and cosmetics are now a serious consideration for the...

  • Reader Test: Odyssey O-Works putters

    Wednesday, 11 October 2017

    "It's shaved two-three shots a round": Four regular golfers put Odyssey's latest O-Works putters through their paces Odyssey has made a lot of noise about the new O-Works putters this year. The big innovation is its new "microhinge" face insert, which is designed like little hooks to grab the ball at impact and lift it into a better roll. They incorporate lots...

  • HOW TO: Choose a new driver

    Written by Simon Daddow on Tuesday, 10 October 2017

    Which new golf driver should I choose? With dozens of new clubs on the market it’s difficult to know where to start if you want a new one. To help narrow down your choice we recommend that you start by looking at your swing speed and realising which design traits might aid your game. Don't know your swing speed? It's not that...