In Play: Don't get duped by counterfeit
In Play give you tips on how to avoid being duped making your next golf equipment purchase, and also offers advice for those who think they may have been victimized.
In Play: Counterfeit Golf Clubs part 1
Golf equipment counterfeiting in the U.S. is a thriving hundred million dollar business. We focus on the efforts being made by the industry’s leading anti-counterfeiting group to fight this rampant problem, which not only affects golf equipment manufacturers but unknowing consumers as well. Part 1 of 2. Watch Part 2 .
In Play: Counterfeit Golf Clubs part 2
Golf equipment counterfeiting in the U.S. is a thriving hundred million dollar business. We focus on the efforts being made by the industry’s leading anti-counterfeiting group to fight this rampant problem, which not only affects golf equipment manufacturers but unknowing consumers as well. Part 2 of 2. Watch Part 1 .
Going the Distance: Down the stretch at Muirfield
Golf Channel’s Tripp Isenhour tells you why ‘Going the Distance’ is important on the 16th, 17th and 18th holes at Muirfield Village, site of The Memorial.
Idols, mentors and pop culture with Ko
Lydia Ko on living a balanced life, Michelle Wie mentoring, and pop culture. Watch Morning Drive everyday at 7 AM ET.this morning Lydia of your approach shot into 18 and the putt. Chris DiMarco insists that the putt was harder than the 65 yard approach. I think the wedge shot was harder. Can you answer a question? Tell us which was harder. You're right. Chris DiMarco , are you listening? Tell us why this was harder. It wasn't the best lie out of the rough, but I definitely sawmoments of that week. Thank you, very much. And by the way, Chris DiMarco went to the so you know the putt was going to be harder for him. Ha Chris, I know you're watching right
Personal touch: Individualizing equipment
Golf Digest equipment editor Mike Johnson talks what's new in drivers, irons and wedges. Watch Morning Drive everyday at 7 AM ET.he always says that his greatest R and D department is the PGA Tour , and that's true with his new TVD wedges, which stands for Tour Van Design. He has two new grinds coming out, the K-grind, which is a little wider soul with a little more camber. He also has the M-grind, which has a more crescent shaped sole with a little more mid bounce on it. That wedge is used by Jeff Obelgee and Ben Curtis . K-grind, you have Adam Scott and Jason Dufneer playing it. Vokey's true to to his word when say those guys are his R and D team. You
The big apple: Phil's Callaway commercial outtakes
If at first you don't succeed, try and try again. That's what Phil Mickelson does in golf and in these Callaway ad outtakes.
Gift ideas from Bridgestone, Callaway, and Bushnell
'Morning Drive’ host Matt Ginella takes a look at gifts for the avid golfer. Gift ideas in this special feature include Bridgestone e6 Golf Ball, Callaway Apex Irons, and Bushnell Neo X Golf GPS Watch.from all 32 NFL teams and over 20 college teams. For the super fans , Bridgestone has also introduced a new NFL team logo hats to complement the golf balls. For more information, go to bridgestonegolf.com. Next, the Callaway Apex Irons. If you ask any golfer what they want this holiday season, guaranteed, it's distance. Why not give it to them in the form of the forged iron with an ultra hot face for increased ball speeds, a larger sweet spot for maximized forgiveness in launch angle and a forged carbon steel body for soft responsive feel. Premium offerings on over a dozen
From the master's mouth: Vokey talks wedges
Bob Vokey explains his new wedge design from Titleist. Also new wedges from Nike and Callaway. George Savaricas, Matt Ginella and Charlie Rymer have the report from 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.about 3 years now. It's finally came, we had it out in PGA tour , it's been very, very successful and all of the sudden its [unk] DNA at Titleist, we never really said anything and it's just tour proven by the PGA tour . -I love it, I'm gonna hold him like your little babies-- -My little baby. -as you walk us through some of the changes. -Yeah, what we actually did you know, I, we, see, see the-- -Yeah, yeah -different finishes that's 1st obvious for you-- -Yeah. -we are right now. -Yeah. -We got a tour [unk], we have a black ox and we also have what we call the gold nickel . -I love the gold nickel . -And it, there all [unk] got a little bit of pop and they all perform equally as well. -What, what else iscomes to grooving. Now, these wedge here is the one use by Phil Mickelson on the PGA tour so let's take a look if I can recreate, some left these short game magic from just off the green. You know
Latest buzz: New advances in golf ball technology
George Savaricas checks out the new NXT balls from Titleist, Charlie Rymer looks into Callaway's new Speed Regime balls and Matt Ginella has the scoop on the new BB30 series balls from Bridgestone Golf. From 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.V1 and Pro V1x, we see a lot of guys in the PGA Tour using that ball. I wanna know for the amateur, how did they decide which model is best to suit them. -Well, we feel that and we have data to support this that the Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls are gonna help golfers of all skill levels, all swing speeds, all the golfers shoot a lower score. But golfers have preferences and, sometimes, they're looking for things like a softer feel, a more durable construction or maybe a yellow color . And we use our performance models, NXT Tour, NXT Tour S and Velocity and even DT Solo to provide golfers with some of those preference options. They're more durable golf balls than you might find in Pro V1 or Pro V1x and we can also sell them at a little more appealing price.
PGA Show: Easy swinging hybrids
Is it time to replace that 3 or 4-iron with a hybrid? Maybe one from Callaway, Adams or Aston Martin will do the trick. George Savaricas, Matt Ginella and Charlie Rymer have the report from 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.on owning the Second Shot, the number one in hybrids on the PGA Tour , European Tour and Champions Tour New this year is the Adams Pro. They're giving the slot technology on the sole and on the crown. That slot technology
Big Bertha is back: Callaway’s new GC technology
Charlie Rymer takes a look at Callaway Golf’s new Gravity Core technology in the new Big Bertha Driver from 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.CG. Really cool stuff. You can change the spin rate of this golf club independent of loft, other adjustability features as well. Heel-toe weighting, little weight kits. You can change the characteristics of the way this golf club is weighted. On the hustle, you can change the lie angle independent of the loft. 4 ways to adjust this club. What
Morning Drive: Iron Clad
Take a look at the new innovations in irons from Titleist, Callaway, Taylormade and Nike. George Savaricas, Matt Ginella and Charlie Rymer have the report from 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.people are still purchasing irons at the highest level by percentage. Okay, Steve Flesch is joining us now. We've got some Titleist irons here. You got the MB, which is their classic-looking blade. And then you got this AP 2-iron, which is a high-performance club, usually guys like Zach Johnson , Jason Dufner with this in their bag. Adam Scott with this prototype and it's about-- what really is the difference Steve? -The