Author: Ed Travis

Full Speed into the Past

After taking a few days to think about the implications of a proposed rules change announced Tuesday, March 14, by golf’s governing bodies, the USGA and R & A, the conclusion is clear. By decreasing the distance standard for golf balls played by so-called elite golfers, in effect rolling back the ball to the performance characteristics of twenty years ago, it is a solution in search of a problem.

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Srixon Z-Star Series

Srixon has introduced the eighth generation of the Z-Star series golf balls including the regular Z-Star, Z-Star XV and Z-Star Diamond. All are three-piece construction with urethane covers.

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Tifosi—All the Better to See

At least most of the time, golf is played with the sun shining, if not beating down on us, and many eye doctors strongly suggest that spending these extended periods on the course makes wearing sunglasses a must.

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