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August, 2011

PING Unveils New G20 Series and Anser Forged Wedges

Aug. 5, 2011     By     Comments (5)

Bag DropPING has had quite a bit of success in past years with their G-series of game improvement clubs as well as the Anser irons, which was their first forged iron in quite a long time.

This year, both lines are extended - the G-series now contains the G20 drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, and irons, while the Anser family welcomes new wedges to the fold. We've obviously got a lot to get to this week, so lets check them all out!

Tigers’ Quest, Legacy Will Soon Shift to Burden, Curse

Aug. 2, 2011     By     Comments (5)

Thrash TalkFor the first three decades of his life, Tiger Woods had a mission, a quest, a number by which golf immortality has always been measured.

Jack Nicklaus's 18 major championships set the bar so high, until Woods came along and declared that his singular focus in life was to reset that number to 19, if not well higher. It's so outlandish, the thought of a young pro with as good an amateur record as golf's seen since Bobby Jones talking about taking down Jack so early in his career, it redefines the word bravado.

But when Woods said it, when he described his bedroom shrine to the Golden Bear, when it became clear his father had trained him for this starting in a playpen, it became intriguing, and quickly it turned believable.

Volume Two Hundred Eighty Eight

Aug. 1, 2011     By     Comments (0)

Hittin' the LinksHello Sand Trapers and welcome to another volume of Hittin' the Links. Well everyone is all in a tizzy due to Tiger's return this week at Firestone. I am sure the press tent in Akron will be buzzing with reporters ready to ask endless amounts of irritating questions.

In this edition of HtL we begin with Tiger's return, then turn our attention to Rory's twitter spat, and investigate the perfect golf swing. Also, we check in on Tiger's new caddy, look in on Lexi Thompson's bid for an LPGA Tour card, and do a wrap-up of the week's events. Read on!

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