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Preparing for the anchor ban, Tim Clark practices sidesaddle putting

By Luke Kerr-Dineen HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Tim Clark is one of the players most likely to be affected by the USGA's upcoming ban on anchored putting, and not just because he's been...
Wednesday, 4/16/2014 at 5:00PM
Equipment

The Biggest Equipment Stories of 2013

From player's switching companies to new rules, there were plenty of plot twists in the golf equipment world this year
December 2013
News & Tours

Watch the world's cutest golf rapper's best video yet

By Alex Myers If you're not familiar with Caleb C, you're missing out. The now six-year-old boy who gave us the adorable "I Love Golf" and "It's Humpday!" golf videos has returned with a...
Monday, 12/2/2013 at 10:00AM
News & Tours

The Grind: Park's grand quest, Haas' special win & what the USGA should ban next

By Alex Myers Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we're not sure where all the confusion is coming from. The LPGA's timing to add a fifth major this year of all years...
Tuesday, 7/2/2013 at 10:34AM
Gear & Equipment

Even before the anchoring ban was announced, PGA Tour long-putter usage was on the wane

By E. Michael Johnson During the May 21 announcement that the USGA and R&A were enacting Rule 14-1b, USGA president Glen Nager was asked about the potential for a legal challenge to the decision....
Tuesday, 5/28/2013 at 10:05PM
News & Tours

The Grind: Broken windshields, too much Guan and a historic streak on the line

By Alex Myers Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we've had this week circled on our calendars all year. No, it's not the U.S. Open, but it is Crowne Plaza Invitational week,...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 12:33PM
News & Tours

In Europe, anchor ban met with little more than a shrug

By John Huggan VIRGINIA WATER, England -- There were, as expected, no surprises. Almost six months on from their original announcement on the now notorious Rule 14-1b, the R&A today joined (simultaneously) with the...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 12:24PM
Gear & Equipment

Anchor ban reax: Acushnet

The Acushnet Company, parent company of the Titleist, Footjoy and Pinnacle brands, released the following statement regarding today's decision by golf's ruling bodies to ban anchored putting beginning in 2016:"The rule change regarding anchoring, as...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 10:43AM
Gear & Equipment

Cobra Puma chief calls ruling 'giant leap back'

Cobra Puma Golf released the following statement from its president Bob Philion on the anchor ban announcement:"Golf lost today. This is not the direction we should be going, it will only continue to alienate people...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 8:30AM
News & Tours

Whatever the size putter, Els still showing plenty of fire

By Dave Shedloski MIAMI -- He'd faced longer putts with more on the line, that were more consequential and lucrative, but he desperately wanted to make this 10-footer, even though it wasn't in a...
Tuesday, 3/5/2013 at 2:40PM
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