equipment

EXCLUSIVE: Marc Leishman’s secret weapon

EXCLUSIVE: Marc Leishman’s secret weapon

Marc Leishman has some ground to make up if he is to catch Cameron Smith and win his first major title at home in today’s final round of the Australian PGA. And if he is successful it could well be a shot that Leishman has and few others possess that could prove the difference. 2 Dec 2018
New Big Bertha improved at its core

New Big Bertha improved at its core

The latest iteration of Callaway’s Big Bertha irons, set to arrive in Australia before anywhere else in the world, are built for easy launch, increased distance as well as outstanding sound and feel thanks to a first in golf equipment engineering. 14 Nov 2018
Cobra introduces King F9 Speedback

Cobra introduces King F9 Speedback

Determined to end golfers being forced to choose between optimised aerodynamics and low centre of gravity (CG) in woods, and either distance or forgiveness in irons, Cobra has developed its new King F9 Speedback driver, fairways, hybrids and irons. 31 Oct 2018
New Titleist Pro V1 and Pro V1x arrive on Tour

New Titleist Pro V1 and Pro V1x arrive on Tour

Titleist’s biennial debut of its latest premium golf balls is once again taking place in Las Vegas this week, with the 2019 Pro V1 and Pro V1x available for PGA Tour players to use in competition for first time. 30 Oct 2018
New Cobra King Forged irons inspired by Rickie

New Cobra King Forged irons inspired by Rickie

Designed with input from Rickie Fowler, and intended to mimic the American’s own clubs, Cobra’s new King Forged CB/MB progressive iron set offers soft forged feel and ball flight control in a durable black finish. 24 Oct 2018
Ping Sigma 2 putters add feel and adjustability

Ping Sigma 2 putters add feel and adjustability

A new dual-durometer face and adjustable-length shafts are the headline technologies of the new Sigma 2 series of putters from Ping, announced today and available for pre-order immediately. 16 Oct 2018
TaylorMade gets progressive with P760 irons

TaylorMade gets progressive with P760 irons

Blended iron sets comprising numerous models have become more and more common, both with the world's best players and average golfers. To cater to these players, TaylorMade is set to release its new P760 irons, the latest addition to the company's P700 series. 16 Oct 2018
FootJoy Pro/SL gets a fresh look

FootJoy Pro/SL gets a fresh look

FootJoy’s most popular spikeless shoe both at retail and on the world’s professional Tours, the Pro/SL, has been updated. With one BOA and three laced options available in Australian golf shops beginning October 25. 3 Oct 2018
Ecco gaining traction with new Strike

Ecco gaining traction with new Strike

Ecco Golf’s new Strike combines the company’s renowned comfort and fit with increased traction that is designed to complement the natural movement of a foot during a golf swing. The blend of technologies delivering what Ecco calls “an evolution in cleated performance”. 28 Sep 2018
TESTED: Sun Mountain Pathfinder 3

TESTED: Sun Mountain Pathfinder 3

Sun Mountain’s Pathfinder 3 buggy is packed full of features and is designed to handle cart and stand bags with equal ease. See what happened when we put the new buggy through its paces. 15 Sep 2018
TESTED: Garmin Approach Z80 laser range finder with GPS

TESTED: Garmin Approach Z80 laser range finder with GPS

Laser range finders and GPS units both have their unique benefits when delivering distances on the golf course. The Garmin Approach Z80 incorporates both style of distance measuring device in the viewfinder. See what we found out when testing the unit. 12 Sep 2018
TESTED: Cobra KING F8 One Length irons

TESTED: Cobra KING F8 One Length irons

Bryson DeChambeau has collected three wins in 2018 utilising irons and wedges all made to the same length. See what happened when we put the KING F8 One Length irons from the American's equipment sponsor Cobra to the test. 11 Sep 2018
Titleist TS2 and TS3 woods built for speed

Titleist TS2 and TS3 woods built for speed

Challenged by its Tour Staff to produce faster drivers delivering increased speed and distance, Titleist's R&D team undertook a two-year task named the "Titleist Speed Project", stripping back driver design and rebuilding it piece by piece for speed. 9 Sep 2018
History and tour performance drive Cleveland RTX 4 wedges

History and tour performance drive Cleveland RTX 4 wedges

Combining the knowledge and techniques acquired from creating wedges since 1979 and holding nothing back in the design process, the new RTX 4 wedges from Cleveland Golf are the company's "most tour- authentic wedge" ever available at retail. 9 Sep 2018
Srixon improves distance and feel with new Z Series

Srixon improves distance and feel with new Z Series

Srixon's latest Z Series is set to be released in Australia in late September with the company promising the new range, which comprises two driver models, fairways, hybrids, utility irons and two forged iron models, are its longest ever woods and best feeling irons. 30 Aug 2018
New Mizuno irons with a material difference

New Mizuno irons with a material difference

Mizuno's JPX900 irons bridged the gap between the renowned MP series irons aimed at better players and the forgiving JPX series and achieved major championship success. The new JPX919 series with three models made from three materials aimed at varying swing types looks set to follow in its predecessors footsteps. 30 Aug 2018
Srixon releases new Soft Feel and UltiSoft golf balls

Srixon releases new Soft Feel and UltiSoft golf balls

Srixon has today unveiled the latest version of its popular Soft Feel and Soft Feel Lady golf balls, as well as the second generation of the UltiSoft, designed for slower swing speed players. 2 Aug 2018
TESTED: Odyssey EXO Putters

TESTED: Odyssey EXO Putters

Odyssey’s EXO putter range combines a multi-material design, with an insert that replicates the feel of the company’s White Hot insert and a unique look. Brendan James and Jimmy Emanuel put two of the new models to the test. 1 Aug 2018
TESTED: Cobra King F8 Driver

TESTED: Cobra King F8 Driver

The Cobra King F8 driver is packed full of innovative technology, including a uniquely CNC milled face. See what happened when we put it to the test. 31 Jul 2018
Ping unveils custom-fit Prodi G junior clubs

Ping unveils custom-fit Prodi G junior clubs

Displaying its commitment to growing the game of golf amongst juniors, Ping’s new custom fit and custom built range of clubs for young golfers, Prodi G, is designed by the same teams responsible for the company’s adult ranges. 18 Jul 2018
TaylorMade’s GAPR to fill setup gaps

TaylorMade’s GAPR to fill setup gaps

Armed with the knowledge that almost all golfers are faced with set makeup issues between their longest iron and shortest wood, TaylorMade developed its new GAPR range: Three distinct hybrid and utility options, designed to suit a wide variety of players and preferences. 18 Jul 2018