Re: Is it Worth it to Buy a Ball Retriever?
Originally Posted by golfbarefoot
Carrying a spike wrench does not mean I know my spikes will loosen,
... umbrella ... rain,
... bandaids ... cut,
... sandwedge ... bunker,
... spare balls ... lose a ball,
... the list goes on ... 8-)
I'll just restate: as long as it doesn't slow play.
Retrievers also come in handy if your ball ends up in a boggy area or in a roped off area of ground under repair.
A retriever is just another tool in some people's bags, any tool can be usefull, any tool can be abused.