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long putters

long putters

Results: 11 - 20 of 31
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Are long putters for "cheaters"? Or do they "grow the game?" Discuss.

Passion is everywhere in the Editors' Blog. Agreement, a rare occurrence. Yesterday after Bill Haas used a long putter to win at Riviera, we published three letters all suggesting that if the USGA banned long...
Monday, 2/20/2012 at 12:53PM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Grow the game but ban the long putter? You're kidding, right?

Two of three participants in Sunday's playoff, and the eventual winner, Bill Hass, used longer-than-standard putters. Word that the USGA may be re-thinking the rules regarding the anchoring of long putters, reported in Golf World's...
Friday, 2/17/2012 at 4:24PM

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Magazines / Editors' Blog

Even the kids are going with the belly putter!

Golf Digest's December cover story on Belly Putting (with Web Simpson) got your attention--and got you writing, too. These two letters represent the long and the short of your views, you might say. Dear Editor: I...
Monday, 11/28/2011 at 9:20AM
Magazines / Editor's Letter

Jerry Tarde: No Time To Bellyache

Belly putters are more popular than ever
December 2011
Golf Equipment / Cover story: Long Putters

Cover story: Webb Simpson - How I Roll

On the PGA Tour, Webb Simpson captured his first two career victories using a belly putter during the 2011 season. Senior Writer Guy Yocom sat down with Simpson to explore the club's impact on his game and offer up some belly-putting tips.
December 2011
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Reader: Putting's where the rules go haywire

A Canadian reader reacted to a previous discussion here about long and belly putters. Dear Editor:  I agree with gentleman from New Jersey who wrote to say that he felt long putters should be banned.  A...
Thursday, 11/3/2011 at 6:10PM
Golf Equipment / Golf Equipment: Long Putters

The Belly Becomes A Beast: Jaime Diaz

Is the long putter clutch or crutch? Here's how it became a sensation, how it can help you make more putts, how equipment makes it work ... and what to do when all else fails.
December 2011

December 2011 Table of Contents

Webb Simpson's belly putter, Hollywood's James Garner's adventures on and off the golf course; Vegas the Right Way; All-Time Best Match-Play Team; Golf Saved My Life; 2011's New Courses; Fitness; Money Clip; Long Drives Washington D.C.; Martin Laird Swing Sequence
Golf Tours & News / Golf Equipment

Equipment: Long Story Short

Keegan Bradley's belly-putter win at the PGA was no aberration. Tour usage has almost tripled, and manufacturers are scrambling to meet retailer and consumer demand.
October 24, 2011
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