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New club making forum

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006
Categories: Golf ApparelGolf BallsGolf ClubsGolf Equipment

A press release from some golf business pals of mine:

New ClubmakingFORUM.com Offers Direct Talk with Golf Equipment Manufacturers

AUSTIN, Texas — Golf’s only wire service solely dedicated to clubmaking, ClubmakingWIRE proudly introduces an exciting, new addition to its ‘Direct-to-Clubmaker’ strategy — ClubmakingFORUM.com, an all-new web site delivering direct communication between component manufacturers and custom clubmakers.

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PGA Merchandise Show

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, January 26th, 2006
Categories: Golf AccessoriesGolf ApparelGolf BallsGolf ClubsGolf EquipmentMiscellaneousPGA TourSite News

hogcredentialI managed to get a media credential for this year’s PGA Merchandise Show. I’d planned on attending and coming back with tons of great news about equipment and all things related to golf.

Unfortunately I have a close friend who is sick and some other commitments here and I won’t be able to bring this to you.

Bogeyman from Bogey Lounge is going and I’d recommend you check out his site for updates. I believe someone from The Sand Trap will be reporting from there as well.


Tattoo Golf

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, January 11th, 2006
Categories: Golf AccessoriesGolf ApparelGolf GearReviews
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tattoo golf logoAs many of you know, I’m a rock & roll musician. Drummer to be exact. I love heavy metal, loud guitars and heavy bashing drums. That’s one reason I can’t stand it when they put Kenny G on TV golfing.

I roll into the golf course at 7:16 am with my 12 speaker Harmon Kardon car stereo cranked to nearly the ear bleed level. I love to get pumped up for a round of golf cranking the likes of Tool, Otep, Killswitch Engage, Machine Head and many more. I love the look on the cart boy’s face when I pull into a more snooty establishment with my windows and sunroof open and spewing out metal all over their parking lot.

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On the 7th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…

Written by: Tony Korologos | Friday, December 9th, 2005
Categories: Golf ApparelMiscellaneousReviews

cdtbottomHi-Tec CDT Golf Shoes

These are about the most well thought out and designed golf shoes I’ve ever seen. Hi-Tec took into account all aspects of the golf swing when designing the CDT’s.

Padraig Harrington even says he’s added a ton of distance off the tee by using Hi-Tec CDT Golf Shoes.

Click here to read my CDT Golf Shoe review.

Ready, sing!

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Maxfli Blackmax golf balls
On the 2nd day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Gimme A Ruling golf rules game
On the 3rd day of Christmas my true love gave to me…An Ogio Grom stand bag
On the 4th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…A lesson from a PGA pro
On the 5th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Harvey Penick’s Little Red Book
On the 6th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…An r7 Dual TP 3-wood
On the 7th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Hi-Tec CDT golf shoes


Hi-Tec CDT Power Golf Shoes

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, June 8th, 2005
Categories: Golf AccessoriesGolf ApparelGolf EquipmentReviews

There are some companies that stand out above the rest in terms of innovation. Hi-Tec is one of those companies. Hi-Tec has been making sports shoes for over 30 years. That experience pays great dividends in Hi-Tec’s Golf Shoes.

cdtshoeSome golf companies make golf shoes by modifying dress shoes, without much thought going into design or functionality. Hi-Tec CDT Golf Shoes not only break that mold, they obliterate it.

The Technology:

Hi-Tec’s designers have obviously studied the footwork of the golf swing. They’ve built the shoes with reinforcement in all the crucial areas of the shoe.

The most obvious reinforcement I immediately spotted was the roll bar on the inside of the toe on each shoe. In the golf swing both feet roll. The roll bar protects the shoe from wear in the toe area. And it is rounded to allow for less resistance when you do roll. Why hasn’t any other golf shoe company thought of this?

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