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Precision is Back with the New Ft. Worth 15 Irons from Ben Hogan Golf Equipment

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 18:37 Wednesday, 21 January 2015 18:32

altFORT WORTH, Texas — Ben Hogan Golf Equipment Company announces its return to golf with the introduction of the new Ft. Worth 15 irons - the most accurate and forgiving Ben Hogan irons ever, giving more golfers the ability to be a “Hogan Player” once again.

“We are excited to have the opportunity to bring back to the golf industry one of the most iconic brands in golf equipment,” said Terry Koehler, President/CEO of the Ben Hogan Golf Equipment Company. “When Mr. Hogan started his company in 1953, he did so to ‘design and manufacture the best clubs in golf’ with ‘the most exacting tolerances and standards.’ With the Ft. Worth 15 irons, we feel we have again done exactly what Mr. Hogan originally set out to do.”



Nicklaus Golf Balls Celebrates Jack’s Birthday with Special Offer

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015 19:01 Tuesday, 20 January 2015 18:57

altNORTH PALM BEACH, Florida — Nicklaus Golf Balls announces a special offer in honor of the Golden Bear’s 75th birthday, wherein customers can purchase three dozen Nicklaus Golf Balls for the bundle price of $75, beginning on Nicklaus’ birthday, January 21st, and valid through the end of the month.

This limited-time offer provides significant value - including savings up to $21 a purchase - on the company’s critically acclaimed models, which are available in three unique options to benefit players of all skill levels. Available at, the special includes free shipping and handling.



adidas Golf Introduces Groundbreaking BOOST Technology for First Time

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015 19:02 Tuesday, 20 January 2015 18:49

altCARLSBAD, California — adidas Golf announced that revolutionary BOOST™ cushioning technology is now available in golf footwear for the first time, highlighted by the all-new adipower Boost for both men and women. An industry-changing innovation, BOOST technology is designed to deliver maximum energy return, responsiveness and unparalleled comfort.



SkyGolf Introduces New GT1 Game Tracker Shot Tracking System

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015 18:49 Tuesday, 20 January 2015 18:45

altRIDGELAND, Mississippi — SkyGolf® announced it is introducing its new SkyGolf GT1 Game Tracker system for on-course play.

The SkyGolf GT1 Game Tracker is a solution that provides unmatched GPS accuracy when integrated with its SkyCaddie Mobile Rangefinder for use on smartphones. The system includes the SkyGolf GT1, a highly-accurate, wearable GPS and RFID sensor and featherweight tags that the golfer attaches to the grip end of each club. Designed as a complete system, the SkyGolf Game Tracker provides both the distances you need while playing but also easily captures the club used, distances and the location of each shot. During the round, golfers can quickly review their shots in real-time and get critical distance information via SkyCaddie Mobile Golf GPS app.



Bridgestone Introduces J15 Forged Wedges for Unmatched Spin and Versatility

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 January 2015 19:54 Sunday, 18 January 2015 19:46

altCOVINGTON, GA — Bridgestone Golf will reveal its new J15 Forged Wedges at the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show. The J15 Forged Wedges rely on a combination of 3 innovative technologies to ensure the ultimate in spin and versatility.

“Bridgestone is proud of the wedges that we have put into the market over the years, but we know based on our extensive R&D testing that our new J15 Forged line offer best in class spin and versatility,” said Josh Kinchen, Golf Clubs and Accessories Marketing Manager, Bridgestone Golf, Inc. “Feel and spin control have been vastly improved in going from our previous cast wedges to the new J15 Forged line. It speaks to our commitment to provide superior performing clubs to our loyal customers.”



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