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Varied, strong reaction to the ban on anchored strokes

By Stephen Hennessey Almost six months after golf's ruling bodies announced their proposed rule change, it's official: Anchored strokes are now prohibited by the Rules of Golf, per Rule 14-1b, announced by the USGA and...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 12:24PM
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

The End of an Era: USGA/R&A ban anchored putting

By Mike Stachura Golf's ruling bodies announced this morning that the anchored stroke, the method typically employed by players using long and belly putters and the method that has been used by the most recent winners...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 8:00AM
Gear & Equipment

Anchoring update: Fay says "no edits," USGA mum

By Mike StachuraFormer U.S. Golf Association Executive Director David Fay appeared on Golf Channel's pre-tournament coverage of the Players this afternoon and suggested the proposed ban on anchored strokes is likely to go through unchanged from...
Tuesday, 5/7/2013 at 5:50PM
News & Tours

With Muirfield on the horizon, the debate over all-male golf clubs rages on

By Alex Myers Augusta National Golf Club waited until it was ready to have its first female members. Apparently, it will be up to the three all-male clubs in the British Open's rota of...
Wednesday, 4/24/2013 at 2:26PM
Gear & Equipment

R&A golf ball engineer job: 'Just part of our governance role'

By Mike StachuraThe discussion of a golf ball rollback got another injection of adrenaline when the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews placed a job advertisement seeking a "golf ball engineer," but the R&A's...
Tuesday, 2/19/2013 at 6:24PM
Golf Tours & News / Final Say

Jaime Diaz: Giving Bifurcation Its Due

A large portion of recreational golfers are -- with every mulligan, improper drop and raked four-footer -- de facto bifurcators.
February 04, 2013
Magazines / #Reaction

Putting the heckling of Keegan Bradley at the Tiger Woods Challenge in perspective

Photo: Keegan Bradley was on the receiving end of some heckling from fans this week at Sherwood C.C. Courtesy of Stephen Dunn/Getty Images. By Stephen Hennessey It seems like we've entered another era of...
Monday, 12/3/2012 at 6:22PM
Gear & Equipment

USGA/R&A propose ban on anchored putting

By Mike StachuraGolf's ruling bodies are ready to put an end to the style of putting that has been used by the winners of three of the last five major championships.Less than a year after announcing...
Wednesday, 11/28/2012 at 8:28AM
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