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Mizuno’s 1025 Boron JPX-EZ Forged Irons Dare Golfers to ‘Call Their Shots’

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:38 Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:30

JPX-EZ Forged IronNORCROSS, Georgia — Mizuno takes its reputation for the highest-quality forged irons to a new level with its 2016 JPX-EZ Forged line. Boron-infused Grain-Flow Forged 1025 steel, the new JPX-EZ Forged rival the distance and forgiveness characteristics of popular competitor’s game-improvement cast irons, earning the distinction as Mizuno’s longest and most-forgiving forged irons to date.

Introduced in last year’s JPX-850 Forged irons, 1025 Boron provides Mizuno’s JPX-EZ Forged a 30% increase in strength allowing engineering innovation, like never before, in a Mizuno forged iron. A thinner forged face construction increases ball speed, combined with the largest sweet area in a forged iron on the market, JPX-EZ Forged will deliver a level of performance and feel suitable for players of every skill level.



TaylorMade Golf Company Unveils PSi Irons

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:30 Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:21

TaylorMade PSi IronsCARLSBAD, California — TaylorMade Golf has taken a new approach to the better player iron category with the introduction of the PSi™ and PSi Tour irons. Players have long been subjected to choosing an iron with either premium sound and feel or distance. With PSi, TaylorMade has found the perfect blend of form and function; an iron that delivers a rare balance of elegant design and superior feel combined with increased ball speed and distance. In doing so, TaylorMade has brought innovation to the better player iron category in a way that benefits those discerning players who seek the most out of their irons.



New Balance Golf Adds 574LX to Fall Lineup

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:21 Wednesday, 09 September 2015 21:17

>BOSTON, Massachusetts — For fall 2015, New Balance Golf will add a new style to the popular 574 collection. The classic 574LX will debut in October at golf shops around the country. Built on the same New Balance last used in the popular 574 lifestyle and golf shoes, the 574LX is designed for golfers looking for a classic yet contemporary full-grain leather style with a spikeless outsole.

The 574LX features a waterproof full-grain leather upper with a pigskin collar lining and footbed cover. The outsole utilizes an NDurance® rubber outsole for maximum durability in high-wear areas, and a REVLite® 10mm drop* midsole for lightweight cushioning and premium responsiveness. The 574LX weighs just 12.5 ounces and is backed by a two-year waterproof warranty**. Golfers will enjoy the same style, comfort, and fit they are accustomed to from New Balance footwear, plus performance technologies designed to help enhance their golf game.



The Broadmoor to Host 2018 U.S. Senior Open

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2015 04:30 Wednesday, 09 September 2015 04:25

The BroadmoorFAR HILLS, New Jersey (USGA) — The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced The Broadmoor Golf Club, in Colorado Springs, Colo., as the host site for the 2018 U.S. Senior Open Championship. This will be the eighth USGA championship contested at The Broadmoor and the sixth on the resort’s East Course. The dates for the championship are June 28-July 1.

“The Broadmoor has been a great partner with the USGA and a friend to golf on the international, national and collegiate levels since the 1920s,” said Diana Murphy, USGA vice president and Championship Committee chairman. “The U.S. Senior Open is senior golf’s most coveted championship and we know the East Course will test the players thoroughly as they compete for the Francis D. Ouimet Memorial Trophy.”



2015 PGA Junior League Golf Championship to Take Place in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Last Updated on Monday, 07 September 2015 07:14 Monday, 07 September 2015 07:08

Disney's Palm CoursePALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida (The PGA of America) — The 2015 PGA Junior League Golf Championship will be hosted November 5-8, at Disney’s Palm Course, located within the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Eight PGA Junior League Golf Teams that advance out of the Regional Championships in September and October will contend for the title. The 10-player teams matching East vs. West regions will compete in a two-person scramble format, with coaches allowed to substitute players every three holes, in order for all team members to participate.

“The PGA of America is excited to bring the PGA Junior League Golf Championship to the Orlando area and collaborate with Walt Disney World Golf, which represents world-class experiences for youth and their families,” said PGA President Derek Sprague. “PGA Junior League Golf’s mission is to connect kids with the game in a fun and recreational environment.”



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