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I’m a watch guy! I’ve had Omega, and Breitling in the past. Currently have a Rolex Submariner Date and an Apple Watch 5. I wear them both a lot, today I wore both at the same time! I’d rather look at my Sub for the time and use the Apple Watch for tracking everything and notifications when I don’t want or have my phone.

 

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:ping-small: G410 Crossover 3 Iron, Alta CB 70 Regular

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Apple Watch is the way for me. Can keep my pockets uncluttered out on the course by putting away my phone, but still be connected as needed.


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Driver: :callaway-logo-1: Mavrik Sub Zero,10°, Aldila Rogue Silver 70X

3W: :callaway-logo-1: Mavrik Sub Zero, 15°, Aldila Rogue Silver 70X

3H: :callaway-logo-1: Mavrik Sub Zero, 18°, KBS Tour Hybrid 75S

4i-PW: :callaway-logo-1: Mavrik Pro, +1°, True Temper Elevate Tour S, Standard Lie

Wedges: :vokey-small: SM8 - 50°/12F, 54°/14F, 58°/14K

Putter: :scotty-cameron-1: Special Select Squareback 2, 35"

Ball: :Snell:MTB-X

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I really like nice watches but ever since I got my fitbit that's about the only watch I ever wear. So much more functional than a nice automatic on the wrist. So I am a watch guy on the course but it's a fitbit...

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I love watches and never leave home without one. I normally wear my Omega on the golf course simply because Rory says its ok.

I would like to publicly apologize to my family for golfing so much

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I used to wear watches all the time but got away from wearing them once the phone became an all in one device.  After testing the skycaddie LX-5, I forgot how much I miss actually wearing a watch!  Might have to dig out the Tissot I got in Sin Maarten on an anniversary trip..will most likely need a new battery.

 

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Driver: :cobra-small: F8 9.5° Project X Even Flow Blue 65g shaft 

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 3W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Fairway Woods: :cobra-small: F8 5W Project X Even Flow Blue 75g shaft

Hybrid: :titelist-small: 816H2 19°

Irons: :titelist-small: 2021 T200's 4-GW AMT RED shafts Regular Flex

Wedge: :cleveland-small: Tour Satin RTX 4 Wedges in 52° and 56° 2 Dot

Putter: :nevercompromise-small: Gray Matter TDP 2.2 32.75"

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On 9/21/2020 at 8:27 AM, GBWarPig said:

Apple Watch is the way for me. Can keep my pockets uncluttered out on the course by putting away my phone, but still be connected as needed.


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What App do you use? Or do you use one? I have had a few apps that I tried but always go back to Golfshot, it seems to have the most reliable GPS data for a majority of courses I play.

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Wedges: :titelist-small: Vokey SM8 54, 58

Putter: :taylormade-small: Spider Interactive

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I used to wear my Apple Watch on the course. Great for collecting data. But I’ve gone away from it. I don’t need the distraction of the every day world at my finger tips in addition to trying to save all the swing speed I can. I think their is a study that shows at least 1 mph loss for a watch

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I switch from my Apple series 3 to my Shot Scope V3 on the course. I still find myself looking at the SS for the temp...lol


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Driver: image.png.6ba1c8a254ad57aa05e527b74c2e04ba.pngPXG 0211 w/Evenflo Riptide CB Regular shaft

Fairways:  image.png.80321f01fc46450b6f428c7daf7b3471.pngPXG 0211 5W & 7W w/ Evenflo Riptide CB  regular shaft and Tour Edge E521 9W w/Fubuki HD50 regular shaft

Hybrid: Ben Hogan VKTR 3 Hybrid(18*)w/Recoil ES regular shaft

Irons: image.jpeg.a9bdc584c1101795e6b77ee50f22a398.jpegBen Hogan Ptx 5-PW w/Recoil 660 Regular graphite shafts w/Lamkin I-line grips…. soon to be Titleist T300

Wedges: image.jpeg.a9bdc584c1101795e6b77ee50f22a398.jpegBen Hogan Tkt-15 (49*/53*/57*) w/Recoil 660 Regular shafts 

Putter: 33”   Evnroll ER2 w/Evnroll Gravity Grip 

Bag: Vice cart bag(Black). 

Ball: Maxfli Tour CG & Titleist Pro V1x.

Using Shot Scope V3 and MG4000 Rangefinder

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the only times i don’t have a watch on are when i’m golfing or working out

my everyday is an older rolex datejust that i got as a college graduation present. for dressier occasions, i’ve got a few rolex daytonas, a submariner, and a skydweller. 

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I will wear my Garmin Fenix 5S while mountain biking, working out and now while out on the range. I think the various golf apps are pretty useful. I sync up my watch to Strava. It does feel awkward in the beginning, but I'm pretty used to it now.

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I used to take my watch off when golfing 🏌️♀️ until I got a smart watch. Now I have progressed to the Shot Scope watch and wear it every round.


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Driver: image.png.6ba1c8a254ad57aa05e527b74c2e04ba.pngPXG 0211 w/Evenflo Riptide CB Regular shaft

Fairways:  image.png.80321f01fc46450b6f428c7daf7b3471.pngPXG 0211 5W & 7W w/ Evenflo Riptide CB  regular shaft and Tour Edge E521 9W w/Fubuki HD50 regular shaft

Hybrid: Ben Hogan VKTR 3 Hybrid(18*)w/Recoil ES regular shaft

Irons: image.jpeg.a9bdc584c1101795e6b77ee50f22a398.jpegBen Hogan Ptx 5-PW w/Recoil 660 Regular graphite shafts w/Lamkin I-line grips…. soon to be Titleist T300

Wedges: image.jpeg.a9bdc584c1101795e6b77ee50f22a398.jpegBen Hogan Tkt-15 (49*/53*/57*) w/Recoil 660 Regular shafts 

Putter: 33”   Evnroll ER2 w/Evnroll Gravity Grip 

Bag: Vice cart bag(Black). 

Ball: Maxfli Tour CG & Titleist Pro V1x.

Using Shot Scope V3 and MG4000 Rangefinder

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I have not worn a watch or my wedding ring since last February! 

Driver: :cobra-small: Speed Zone 9* HZRDUS Smoke Yellow Shaft

3 Wood: :cobra-small: King Speedzone 13.5* HZRDUS Smoke Black Shaft

2 & 3 Hybrids: :cobra-small: Speedzone Recoil 480 ESX Shaft

Irons: :cobra-small: Speedzone 5-GW Recoil 460 ESX Shafts

Wedges::callaway-logo-1: PM Grind 54* & 58*

Putter: :odyssey-small: Dual Force Rossi II

Ball: Whatever I find in the woods

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I’m a watch guy. The only time I don’t wear one is in the shower and when I’m sleeping. I have a variety of auto and mechanical watches and a Garmin I wear when I golf. 

Ping G410+, 9* with draw bias weight setting, 55g Alta CB stiff shaft

Taylormade Burner 3w, stiff shaft 

Mizuno JPX919 Hot Metal 4-GW, regular flex

Cleveland CBX2 54* wedge

Cleveland Smart Sole 58* wedge

Ping Scottsdale Piper C putter

Titleist Tour Speed balls

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I wear an Apple Watch everyday on the golf course or just at work/home. It is awesome on the golf course because apps like TheGrint sync up to it and you can count your strokes and see the distance to the hole from your location right on your wrist. I am a big fan of it.

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Apple watch everyday, but not on the course.  I'm open to trying it though, with The Grint or something similar, just haven't done so to date.

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I feel naked without a watch. I'm used to the weight and hate forgetting to put one on.

Day to day is a cheap G Shock, weekends is a Tag Aquaracer and special occasions is the Omega DeVille handed down from my great uncle. 

Interesting fact, the Omega was made in the same month & year I was born (according to the serial number) 🙂 

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:titleist-small: SM8 50° F-Grind 

:titleist-small: SM8 54° F-Grind 

:titleist-small: SM8 58° K-Grind 

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I used to wear my Apple Watch on the course until I saw a study reference the loss of at least 1mph swing speed wearing a watch. Not that I am good enough, but I will give myself every advantage I can. Plus I enjoy being able to kind of shut off social media and everything that comes with the watch/phone combo

:ping-small: G425 LST 10.5 Aldilla Rogue White 70s

:titelist-small: TS3 15.5 3W Fuji Speeder Tour Spec

:titelist-small: 818 H1 19deg Hybrid Fuji Atmos White

:mizuno-small: JPX 921 Hot Metal 4-PW Nippon Modus 120s

:vokey-small: SM8 50,54, and 58deg Dynamic Gold Wedge Flex

:taylormade-small:Spider Tour Putter

Vice Pro Plus White or Titleist ProV1x

:ping-small: Hoofer Stand Bag

:CaddyTek: V8 3 Wheel Push Cart

:callaway-small: 300 PRO Rangefinder

Official Nippon Regio B+ Driver Shaft Review

 

 

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