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Hi all, I'm selling my tommy armour EQL iron set, matching bag included. They are not equal lengthed, but these are the Original shafts from tommy armour. I had them regripped with golf pride MCC4+ align grips. I don't really know what this set is worth. So I would like to consider your offer. (Because this forum wants a price: 750 euro, doesn't mean i won't consider offers)
I'm no math whiz but that equation looks wonky and until roughly 3:00 PM EST, Sunday 8/26/18 the answer was actually "10". But after grinding out a final round (-2) 69 at The Northern Trust, Bryson Dechambeau turned it up to "Eleven" and joined the following list of professional golfers that have won 3 or more PGA Tour events before their 25th birthday over the past 30 years: Phil, Tiger, A. Scott, Sergio, A.K., Rory, Spieth, JT, Hideki, P. Reed. Of the 11 names currently occupying this list, only 3 have yet to claim a major title: A.K. - this mystery deserves further study; Hideki - it's only a matter of time; Dechambeau - the subject of this thread... Alright, I've thrown enough historical numbers at you. Let's focus the rest of this discussion on the "Mad Scientist". Love him or hate him (I personally fall somewhere in the middle), this man is playing a different game than the rest of the tour; and quirky as it may be, the stats are getting harder to ignore. FedEx Cup Rank: 1 OWGR: 11 (how serendipitous) 2018 Cuts - PGA Tour : 19/23 (technically adjusted for injury related WDs 21/23) Total Strokes Gained: 5th B.A.D. has been making history since his college tenure (5th player to hold both NCAA Championship and U.S. Amateur in the same year - Nicklaus, Woods, Phil, R. Moore) and upon turning Pro in 2016, seems hell bent on elevating his game to equally rarefied professional ranks. But how is he really getting it done? This question is the heart of the matter and what I find so intriguing. During interviews he exhibits a supreme (to the point of annoyance) confidence but just last month cameras captured the driving range meltdown reminiscent of a weekend hacker. The foundation of his game champions accuracy over length but coming down the stretch we have seen the swing science go awry with some shots that are absolutely off the map. It's now clear that the protractor wasn't his sole trump card. So let's suss it out Spies...
Ray Billows - The Cinderella Kid is a new golf book that tells the story of a world-class amateur golfer and his colorful life. Ray Billows is best know as the only player to reach the finals of the U.S. Amateur three times without winning the title. The golf story is very interesting but Billows' life story is much more, with colorful anecdotes involving Bob Jones, the Duke of Windsor, Byron Nelson and others.. The book is available on amazon.com where there's a description of the book. Search under Books for Ray Billows.
I found this over on Golf Digest, and figured for those of you who don't frequent the site it deserved the re-post here. The video below consists of a brief history and a swing video of Jimmy Bruen, one of the great amateurs ever to play the game... His success and swing teach the valuable lesson of the importance of feel in this game, and show that there are so many ways to reach that ideal impact position. In my mind this is part of the essence of golf, and referencing it helps me when I'm obsessing about my swing plane shifting an inch, for example, even though my impact is perfectly fine. Enjoy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_qRG1HRh4o