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  • Nike SV Tour Wedge Video Review

    Written by Equipment Editor on Friday, 25 July 2008

    This week we bring you the third club in our wedge test 2008: the Nike SV Tour in black satin and forged chrome. Scroll down to watch our golf equipment testers Sean Ramsdale and Jon Greathead as they test the Nike SV Tour wedge and give their views as part of the test. So how will the Nike SV...

  • ProQuip benefit from weather woes at Birkdale

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Thursday, 24 July 2008

    While the wind and rain battered Royal Birkdale at last week's Open Championship, there was at least one beneficiary of the awful conditions. ProQuip, official supplier of rain suits to the European Ryder Cup Team for 2008 and 2010, recorded a virtual sell-out at the Open with fans keen to avoid getting drenched during the penultimate Major of the year. Richard Head, managing...

  • jul 21 footjoy

    Written by TG Equipment Writer on Monday, 21 July 2008

    At the 137th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale, FootJoy continued its reign as the #1 Shoe worn by players in The Open with an impressive total of 91 players, including seven of the top ten and ties! This represents almost 60% of the entire field and was triple that of the next competitor. Not only that, but they also lead the way...

  • Cleveland CG14 Wedge Video Review

    Written by Tg equipment editor on Friday, 11 July 2008

    TG's golf equipment test team has just completed an exhaustive 2008 wedge testand below you'll find the first of our wedge video tests - starting with the Cleveland CG14 wedge. Scroll down to watch our golf equipment testers Sean Ramsdale and Jon Greathead as they test the Cleveland CG14 wedge and give their views as part of the test. ...

  • New ECCO Classic City Hydromax Golf Shoe

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Thursday, 10 July 2008

    Danish shoemaking wizards ECCO has launched their latest golf shoe in the form of the New Classic City Hydromax. The good-looking offering incorporates ECCO's own Hydromax treatment to ensure maximum water resistance, while the Leather Comfort Fibre System means your foot will be as comfortable and supported throughout the round as possible. ECCO is the favoured brand of many top players including...

  • PING launch Ping Under PAR golf clothing range

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Tuesday, 8 July 2008

    Getting the most out of your golf equipment is one of the hot topics this year and PING Collection have launched a new Under PAR range of technically advanced base layer garments. The Ping Collection Under PAR range is designed to optimise performance and regulate body temperature while also improving muscle endurance by improving the body's blood flow and reducing the risk...

  • senso golf glove

    Written by TG Senior Equipment Editor, Sean Ramsdale on Monday, 30 June 2008

    If you struggle to hold the golf club with the correct pressure, then this brand new SensoGlove golf glove could be the answer to your gripping prayers! The SensoGlove is a special computerised glove which looks and feels like a normal golf glove but has strategically-placed sensors attached to measure your grip pressure 80 times per second. These sensors send data to a...

  • Nike Tiger Woods Sumo 5900 and 5000 driver reviews

    Written by TG equipment writer on Thursday, 26 June 2008

    World number one Tiger Woods has been using Nike golf clubs for years and in this new driver review video he takes a look at the new Nike Sasquatch Sumo 5900 and Nike Sasquatch Sumo 5000 drivers. Check out the Nike driver video review by Tiger Woods below and find out what the best golfer on the planet thinks...

  • TaylorMade MB TP irons smoke finish

    Written by TG Equipment Writer on Wednesday, 25 June 2008

    TaylorMade will shortly be introducing a new limited addition to its range of irons in the form of these TaylorMade MB TP iron with a special smoky finish. The muscle-back blade iron, the TaylorMade MB TP, is already being played on tour by numerous players including Retief Goosen and TaylorMade has responded to demand for the iron by bringing out...

  • Benross Innovator Driver Review

    Written by Equipment Editor on Wednesday, 25 June 2008

    The Benross Innovator Driver is unconventionally unique in design and performance capabilities. The forged titanium Benross Innovator driver head has an innovative ‘arch’ shape, proven to be structurally stronger than any other, and has allowed Benross to deliver a ‘double whammy’ of performance-enhancing attributes to the Benross Innovator’s playability. Firstly, the arch shape has allowed Benross to position...

  • Snake Eyes Viper Tour Black Driver Review

    Written by Equipment Editor on Wednesday, 25 June 2008

    The Snake Eyes Viper Tour Black Driver gained plaudits from our professional golf equipment testers during our recent 2008 driver test. The Snake Eyes Viper TI Tour Black Driver has been designed with the highest quality standards in mind and the Viper Tour family delivers the technology and looks that better players prefer. Rich aesthetics, adjustable weights and innovative...

  • J Lindeberg Golf Bag

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Wednesday, 25 June 2008

    Fashion icons J Lindeberg are one of the new kids on the golfing block and have  launched its first range of J Lindeberg golf bags. And if you like a simple-looking bit of club luggage, this J Lindeberg golf bag could be the one for you. And luckily, the J Lindeberg golf bags don't just come in white...there's also a black offering which will no...

  • Yes! Sandy putter

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Friday, 20 June 2008

    It's almost like they knew the TG Putter Test was just a couple of issues away! Yes! Golf has launched its new Yes Sandy C-Groove model. The compact mallet offering follows in the footsteps of Yes! Golf's Donna hybrid putter that launched back in the Spring. The Yes Sandy putter weighs in at 355g and is a one-piece cast construction with chrome-plated...

  • Glenmuir launch new Autumn and Winter range

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Thursday, 19 June 2008

    Glenmuir, one of Europe's leading golf clothing brands, has launched its new autumn/winter catalogue. The new collection builds on the success of the Scottish-based company's hugely popular Spring/Summer range, which achieved the manufacturer's best-ever sell-in. The flagship men's "1891 by Glenmuir" collection includes six new products for the new Autumn/Winter range, including cotton polo shorts, Pima as well as Supima cotton knitwear and...

  • MD Golf NV Drew Wedge

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Equipment Editor on Thursday, 19 June 2008

    The new issue of Today's Golfer is ON SALE TODAY and one of the many great things in this edition is the Wedge Test! And it's thrown up a few surprises...with MD Golf's NV Drew wedge coming out as top dog in not just the Best Value category, but also in the Best For Spin category too. It's priced at under £50 and for...

  • Mizuno MX 560 Driver Review

    Written by Equipment Editor on Wednesday, 18 June 2008

    We're down to our final five drivers in the now-famous TG mini-driver test! Today, the Mizuno MX 560 driver is in the paws of our testers. And we should probably warn you now...it's a loud 'un at impact, so protect those ears! See what our guys though of it below...happy golfing!...

  • Garcia ready for Torrey Pines with funky new shoes

    Written by TG Equipment Editor on Thursday, 12 June 2008

    With the US Open now underway, it's time to kick back with a few beers and watch as one of golf's most epic battles gets going. And our man in the States Sean Ramsdale has been working through the night to get you a little sneak preview of what Spanish wizard Sergio Garcia might be wearing on the opening day. And we...

  • Callaway FTi Driver Review

    Written by Equipment Editor on Wednesday, 11 June 2008

    Right, here's the next part of our mini-driver test! Today, the Callaway FT-i gets an outing...this is Callaway's square offering and it retails at £399. In reality, you can get it a lot cheaper and if you like a noisy son of a gun at impact, this will be right up your street! So get off Facebook, or the BBC Transfer Gossip...

  • Orange Whip Core Muscle Training Aid

    Written by TG Instruction Editor on Wednesday, 11 June 2008

    They say: Each end of the Orange Whip has a unique weighting system that works together with the flexible shaft to improve your golf swing and physical fitness. The Orange Whip conditions the user to maintain balance and swing in an athletic, rhythmical motion that creates power, accuracy and consistency. Wayne's (TG reader) verdict: I found the...

  • Pro Swing Weight Training Aid

    Written by Instruction Editor on Wednesday, 11 June 2008

    They say: The Pro Swing Weight is the ideal pre-round practice aid. The slip-free Velcro securely attaches to any club shaft, adding weight to your iron or wood. Swinging a heavy club helps to synchronise your swing to the flex of the shaft, promoting a proper followthrough and strengthening your golf muscles, adding power and consistency to your drives. Wayne's...

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