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Emoji Poop Driver Head Cover

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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I’ve tested out many golf head covers from classy high end ones like Sumi-G to inexpensive Chinese made pho leather ones like Craftsman Head Covers.  Until now none has really been a match for my game.  I’ve finally paired up my driver head cover to my play, like a wine aficionado pairs up a fine Italian red with baked ziti.  Say hello to Emoji Poop driver head cover.

Features

  • Fits all modern drivers up to 460cc
  • Thick padding in the head area protects club
  • Looks like a happy, smiling pile of poop

On The Course

My driving has been damn good of late.  I’m hitting 80-90% of my fairways.  No, I do not wish to talk about my iron game.  My short game hasn’t been great either.  But when I get to my golf bag and feel sorry for myself after making another bogey, I’m instantly entertained by that smiling pile of poop.  The poop helps bring things into perspective.

My 460cc driver fits easily.  Putting it on and taking it off is no problem.  I find myself rotating the poop while walking the course, you know, to make sure it is right side up.

Conclusion

This is a terrific golf novelty gift at less than $20 on Amazon.  I’ve finally found a match for my golf game in my poop head cover.

Father’s Day is coming up.  This would make dad’s day great. To seal the deal, the Emoji Poop driver cover registers the maximum available on the Hooked on Golf Blog Give-a-Shit-O-Meter.


Tattoo Golf Hazard ProCool Men’s Golf Shirt

Written by: Tony Korologos | Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Welcome.  Welcome to Tattoo Golf, one of my favorite golf apparel accessory brands.  Rock & Roll attitude.  Skulls.  Unique styles.  Creative graphics.  Welcome.

Below is the very sharp Hazard ProCool Men’s Golf Shirt.  This polo features a TG chest skull, small skulls under the collar, and a plaid pattern which is a cross between a Scottish kilt and some kind of trucker design.  Scottish trucker kilt skulls.  Brilliant.

Details

  • 3.8-ounce, 100% polyester pique body, back and sleeves with full sublimated stripe front panel
  • Self-fabric collar
  • Tag-free label
  • 3-button placket
  • Men’s size Small through 3XL
  • Available in 3 colors (who are we kidding though? Black duh!)
  • ProCool fabric technology keeps the wearer cool and dry

Style

I’ve been really digging this performance polo.  Naturally as a rock & roll musician and metal head, I love the color and design, especially the skulls.  This is a very unique piece.  I love rocking this piece at the country clubs around town.  Fully compliant, since it has a collar!

I love wearing this baby to the office too and around town.  It catches a lot of eyes and is a great conversation starter.

Performance

The polo doesn’t stop at its looks.  The performance is fantastic.  First it is very flexible and comfortable.  During the golf swing, or clicking my mouse when writing golf blog posts, this polo reacts and doesn’t resist.  No binding or pulling.  Full range of motion.

The ProCool fabric is great.  The polo naturally helps wick moisture away to the outside of the shirt, where it evaporates.  Fabric that helps you stay dry and cool under the collar.

Ring Around The Collar

I dare you to show me a cooler collar on a golf shirt.  Maybe one made out of $100 bills or something?  I haven’t seen one.

Match this polo up with a pair of  Skullicious Tattoo Golf Lucky 13 ProCool Golf Shorts. What an ensemble.

Conclusion

At $59 the Hazard ProCool Men’s Golf Shirt is a great deal.  Pick one up for yourself.  Pick up two.  Pick one up for dad too, regardless of whether or not he is a golfer.  He’ll love it.  Father’s Day is coming up.

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Bogey Is Life Golf T-Shirts

Written by: Tony Korologos | Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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A new fad in golf is t-shirts, for the millennial crowd I suppose. Maybe it’s the Top Golf thing. A new brand in the T space is “Bogey Is Life.” Bogey Is Life makes a few comfy casual apparel pieces like this one below, as well ask long sleeves, tank tops and hats.

Bogey Is Life

Bogey Is Life

I’ve been enjoying this T around HOG World Headquarters and the fabric is super soft and comfortable. It’s a “tri-blend” of 50% polyester, 25% cotton and 25% rayon.

The name is inspired by the creator of the brand, an average golfer.  Average golfers shoot bogey golf and probably worse if they played by the rules!

At only $24.99 direct from the Bogey Is Life website, this is a great golf related Father’s Day gift idea that dad can wear on or off the course.  For us golfers who shoot better than bogey golf though I wonder when the “Birdie Is Life” version comes out?


Antigua Vista Pullover Review

Written by: Tony Korologos | Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Lately I’ve been greatly enjoying and needing to put into play my new Antigua Vista Pullover.

Antigua Vista Pullover

Antigua Vista Pullover

Right now in northern Utah we are in what I call the “decoy spring.” Some days it’s warm, some days its cold. Some days it’s 80. Some days it snows. There are lots of days between where a light pullover layer is just right. I’ve been gaming the Vista on the course and at the office as I’m right under an air conditioning vent.

Vista Details

  • 100% polyester
  • Desert DryTM moisture wicking heather twill knit
  • 1/4 zip pullover with contrast taping & dyed to match cover stitch detail
  • Stand up collar
  • Open bottom & contrast zipper placket
  • 3D silver reflective Antigua logo
  • Five colors available
  • Sizes up to XXL

On The Course

On the course this pullover has been fantastic and a real lifesaver.  Right now it’s just cold enough that a simple golf polo isn’t enough.  Once you get the chill it’s hard to hit good golf shots and enjoy the round.  The Vista has provided a perfect layer of protection.

The fit of the Vista works very well for me.  I bend over fairly far to putt, not quite Michelle Wie style, but pretty far.  Baggy and loose fitting outerwear often gets in the way of my putter grip and often catches, sending the putts off line.  The Vista somehow fits closely, but comfortably and loose enough that I can move.  The sleeves are a perfect length and during the golf swing there’s no pulling or restriction.

Antigua Vista at the train station

Antigua Vista at the train station

I’ve used the stand up collar several times already, to help keep my neck warm and keep the elements out.

Price Point

Perhaps the most amazing thing about the Vista is the price point.  A quick Google search pointed to me to an outlet which hat this piece for only $59.00.

Conclusion

The Vista by Antigua is a great way to take the edge of a slight chill in the air.  This would be a great option for golf in spring or fall, southern California in the spring, or Scotland just about any day of the summer!

Father’s Day is coming up.  The Vista would be a great choice for the golfing dad on your list.

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“Skullicious” Tattoo Golf Lucky 13 ProCool Golf Shorts Review

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
Categories: Golf ApparelGolf GearGolf LifeGolf LifestyleReviews
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“What are you doing in there?” the lovely bride inquired. “Counting the skulls on my new shorts,” I replied. 

Hats off to Tattoo Golf for shaking up the golf apparel world and making it more fun and less stuffy.  Love the rock-&-roll attitude and of course, based on the HOG logo, I love skulls.

Lucky 13 ProCool Golf Shorts

Speaking of skulls, I’ve been sporting Tattoo Golf’s “skullicious” Lucky 13 ProCool Golf Shorts.  I counted them up, and there are about 100 skulls on the outside these shorts, right up my alley.  If you count the inner waistband, there are closer to 200 skulls.

Specs, Style, Performance

Tattoo Golf could rest on its laurels and be satisfied with making the golf shorts with the most skulls on them, but that’s not how they roll.  TG isn’t just a gimmick brand.  These are real “pro” level shorts.  The 100% polyester ProCool fabric is super-light and comfortable and provides moisture wicking to help keep the wearer cool and dry, whether on the golf course or at at Mastodon concert.  The style is 100% Tattoo Golf.  100% cool.

The shorts perform brilliantly for me on the golf course, adapting and stretching with every granny over the top dual chicken wing part of my seizure-like unfolding lawn chair golf swing. And trust me, that’s not easy to do.

Caring for these shorts is as easy Freddie Couples’ golf swing.  The polyester doesn’t shrink and doesn’t wrinkle.  Wear them right out of the dryer, which you can use freely.

Final Thoughts

As Tattoo Golf says, these shorts are lightweight and heavy in style.  I like my style and my rock and roll heavy.

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