The 12 weirdest gadgets in golf —We admit to never having tried any of these golf gizmos, but we’re immediately ordering some #8s, and figuring out how to use #5 and #12 together… We will report our findings at a later date.
Editor’s Letter: Putting With The Pin In —Golf Digest editors weigh in on proposed rules changes. Again, like Bean boots, we’ve all got a pair of opinions on these – Weigh in yourself in the comments box provided below. We think that tee boxes should have kegerators. regarding speed-of-play, the pros could lead by example by playing Ready Golf themselves, but generally, all rounds of golf go by too quickly.
Hickory golf making a strong comeback —We haven’t written about Hickory Golf on these pages yet, but, having just ordered a set of hickory clubs, we’ll be keeping our readers informed about this throwback to the days of golf’s founding. “As an avid golfer I have collected hickory shafted clubs over the years but never actually played them; however, when I want to do a little practice, rather than hitting a bucket of balls on the range, I go out on the course alone and hit a couple of balls around the 9- or 18-hole layout depending on my time. In late March I happened to follow a couple gentlemen dressed nattily, and I realized they were using only hickory shafted clubs and the old-style gutta balls.”
Kevin Na shows you what it’s like to play each shot where it lies, and then smile about it!