Category: Golf Equipment Notes

Golf Shafts

Much has been written over the years about the history of golf and the equipment used to play the game. The last eighty years have witnessed the evolving of golf clubs into highly technical instruments. Prior to this period, a wooden shaft was lashed onto either a wooden block with a flat side or a …

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The First Senior Golf Clubs

The design and manufacture of golf clubs has become very specialized and personalized in recent years. The major companies now take into consideration a great many factors – age, gender, height, weight, athletic ability, strength,and playing ability. These developments enable everyone to maximize their ability to play golf, but this was not always the case. …

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Golf Ball Goes to War

Golfers like fishermen are notorious about telling tales. Usually these stories revolve around that putt which was almost made, that drive which went further and straighter or that chip-in. However not all golf stories revolve around the prowess of the player. Here is a wonderful true story. During the 1930’s two golf balls dominated the …

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