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Golf Equipment / Golf Equipment | Bomb & Gouge

Bomb & Gouge: Is The Long Putter Good For Golf?

Long putters, or 'belly' putters, are nothing new. But after three straight PGA Tour events in August, including the PGA Championship, were won by golfers using them, suddenly long putters are all the rage. But are they good for golf?
November 2011
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Belly putters complainers are hypocrites. Or not. Readers debate.

Both Golf World and Golf Digest continue to get spirited letters regarding long putters and their adoption by tour players and amateurs as well. As you see here, and as with most other issues, we're...
Saturday, 9/10/2011 at 9:09AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Reader posits long-putter conspiracy theory. Hmmm.

As further proof that New Yorkers are cynical, consider this theory to explain the recent adoption of long putters, the last being Phil Mickelson. Between the rain, humidity, heat, hurricanes, earthquakes, and last, but not least,...
Thursday, 9/8/2011 at 4:03PM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Readers: Anchored putters set the game adrift.

They've been around for a while, but with Adam Scott and Keegan Bradley winning with long putters, and now Phil Mickelson picking one up, it got your attention--and raised your ire. Here are slightly abridged...
Friday, 9/2/2011 at 4:15PM
Golf Tours & News / Equipment

Equipment: Long Putters' Popularity May Not Be Passing Fancy This Time

Victories by Scott, Bradley and others have helped spark interest in Belly and Broomstick putters -- A trend the R&A and USGA will likely discuss in the weeks ahead
September 05, 2011
Golf Tours & News / Rosaforte

Tim Rosaforte: Shaking Off The Stigma

More than 25 years after Charlie Owens first used the long putter in competition, the new breed of tour pro has embraced the flat stick as never before
September 05, 2011
Gear & Equipment

Will Bradley's win prompt a rush on long putters?

By winning the PGA Championship at Atlanta AC, Keegan Bradley became the first player to win a major with a long putter. Now before folks get all worked up. This means one of the...
Monday, 8/15/2011 at 2:40PM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

How to use a long putter

I love to play golf, but due to back problems, I switched to a long putter (48" Ping Craz-E) to minimize bending over. This putter has really helped my game, but I'm sure you could...
Monday, 11/1/2010 at 7:09AM
Golf Tours & News

Johnson: The Long And Short Of It

Do long putters provide players an unfair advantage? Upon further review, E. Michael Johnson says those arguments are, well, shortsighted
March 20, 2009
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