Equipment: Irons

TaylorMade’s New RSi Irons Feature Face Slots

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:53 Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:42

TaylorMade RSi IronJonathan Wall/PGATOUR.COM

Two years after TaylorMade added a 2mm-wide Speed Pocket to the sole of its RocketBladez iron that increased the speed of the face for faster ball speeds, the company introduced vertical face slots (called "Face Slot Technology") in the heel and toe of its new RSi iron lineup.

According to TaylorMade, results gathered from thousands of club fittings found that 76 percent of all iron shots are struck outside the sweet spot — with 61 percent occurring towards the heel and toe.



Wilson Staff Set for January 2015 Release of Its Next Generation in Distance Woods: D200 Superlight

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 21:51 Wednesday, 08 October 2014 21:29

altCHICAGO, Illinois — The new D200™ family from Wilson Staff, designed for the Distance player seeking distance and accuracy, blends The Right Light technology™ with other groundbreaking club head technologies.

Each of the clubs in the new D200 family embodies The Right Light™ technology, which optimally positions limited available mass to create a powerful, balanced, solid-feeling and sounding golf club. Wilson Staff research and testing shows that players of all calibers benefit from swinging lighter clubs because they apply the same amount of effort, but achieve greater distances due to increased club head and ball speeds.



XXIO Introduces New V.I.P. Custom Fitting Boutique

Last Updated on Friday, 03 October 2014 01:32 Friday, 03 October 2014 01:23

XXIO Custom FittingHUNTINGTON BEACH, California — XXIO is pleased to announce the grand opening of the new V.I.P. Custom Fitting Boutique at the Srixon / Cleveland Golf / XXIO corporate headquarters located in Huntington Beach, CA. XXIO, a luxury golf brand famous throughout the world for industry leading technology and performance, is now available in the United States.



Mizuno’s MP-H5 Reinvents the Players Iron With ‘Hollow Construction’ Concept

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 06:15 Wednesday, 01 October 2014 06:09

altNORCROSS, Georgia — Mizuno has released the highly anticipated MP-H5 players irons. The most forgiving and playable MP irons to date for Mizuno, the MP-H5 incorporates a Hollow Construction concept to deliver a seamless blend of high launching full- hollow long and mid irons (1-6) with Grain Flow Forged half-hollow scoring irons (7-PW).



Callaway Golf Reveals Big Bertha Irons and Big Bertha Hybrids

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014 05:40 Wednesday, 01 October 2014 05:33

altCARLSBAD, California — Callaway Golf Company announced two new clubs, the Big Bertha Irons, which can make golfers up to two clubs longer with a new 360 Face Cup™ technology, previously used for big distance gains in the company's Fairway Woods and Hybrids, and the Big Bertha Hybrids, Callaway's first adjustable hybrids.



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