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Korean equity firm to buy Acushnet, outbitds HOG by $1.2999 billion

05.20.11 | Category: GolfGolf AccessoriesGolf ApparelGolf BallsGolf ClubsGolf EquipmentGolf Gear

The largest Korean equity firm Fila Korea Ltd. and Mirae Asset Private Equity has agreed to by Acushnet, parent company of Titleist, FootJoy and Pinnacle for roughly $1.3 billion. “The […]

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Returned from TaylorMade Performance Lab

05.04.11 | Category: Golf BallsGolf ClubsGolf EquipmentGolf Gear

I have a bunch of pictures, data, video and numbers to crunch following my first visit to the local TaylorMade Performance Lab here at South Mountain Golf Club today.  The […]

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Doing my first ever TaylorMade Performance Lab session tomorrow

05.03.11 | Category: GolfGolf BallsGolf ClubsGolf EquipmentGolf GearInstructionSite News

Tomorrow I’m going to be doing my first TaylorMade Performance Lab session.  A new “TMPL” has opened here in Utah at South Mountain Golf Course.  These labs are very high […]

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Nike 20XI golf balls hit the stores today

04.29.11 | Category: Golf BallsGolf Gear

The new Nike 20XI series golf balls should be available today in your local golf shop.  There are two models in this series, the 20XI-X and 20XI-S.   The 20XI-X […]

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Callaway denied new trial in Acushnet/ProV1 dispute – more to come

04.25.11 | Category: Golf BallsGolf Gear

The Callaway vs Acushnet (parent company of Titleist) patent case has been going on now for about five years.  It has been like a boxing match with each heavyweight fighter […]

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2nd Bridgestone ball fitting – Educational and humbling experience

04.18.11 | Category: Golf BallsGolf EquipmentGolf Gear

This past Saturday I did my 2nd Bridgestone Golf ball fitting.  My first was last fall up at a course in the mountains.  It was VERY cold and windy during […]

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Nike 20XI-S Golf Ball In Play Today

04.15.11 | Category: Golf BallsGolf EquipmentGolf Gear

I’ve already had one test round under my belt last week with the Nike 20XI-S golf ball, the spinnier version of the new 20XI series.  That round was extremely tough […]

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Golf ball made from lobster shells

04.14.11 | Category: Golf BallsMiscellaneous

We were at the beach.  Everybody had matching towels.  Somebody went, under a dock.  There they saw a rock.  But it wasn’t a rock, it was rock lobster….  golf ball.  […]

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