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#1 GolfSpy Meyer

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 09:45 PM

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Mygolfspy Forum goes to 

 

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Cleveland Golf HQ to get

 

"Fit like a Pro"

 

 

Hey gang!

 

Tomorrow is the big day where 2 lucky forum members will be jetting off to Huntington Beach, CA to visit Cleveland Golf and get fit like a pro for a full bag of new sticks.  We will have access to the new line of HB Woods, HB Irons, CBX irons and wedges along with the RTX wedges, Huntington Beach & TFi Putters and Srixon balls and everybody comes home with 14 new clubs driver through putter.

 

Our two lucky members for this trip are:

 

McaseyM

 

Jiro

 

They will be joined by Golfspy Barbajo and Golfspy Meyer.  We'll be heading out early tomorrow AM and then will have a full afternoon of fitting followed by dinner.  Wednesday morning will be a tour of the HQ followed by a round of golf with our new sticks in the afternoon.

 

We will all be posting in this thread and you can also follow along on social media via Twitter and Instagram.  Make sure to follow Mygolfspy, Golfspy Barbajo and Golfspy Meyer for all the live action.

 

Feel free to post questions and comments in this thread as well and we will do our best to get to them.  This is going to be a blast!

 

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Hybrid: Adams Super LS 15°, 17°, 22°, 25° all Kuro Kage Black 80 HY stiff
Irons: :taylormade-small: Speedblades 6-9 KBS C-Taper S+
Wedges: Scor 45°, 50°, 54° & 58° C-Taper S+
Putter: Evnroll ER5


#2 GolfSpy Meyer

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 09:50 PM

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A quick funny to get this started.  

 

I started to lay out some clothes for the trip.  Shorts and short sleeve golf polos.  My wife is watching me and goes "aren't you going to be cold?"  I kind of looked at her funny and then it hit me.  Honey I'm going to Cleveland Golf, not Cleveland, OH.  It's in Huntington Beach, CA.

 

She had no idea I was headed to Cally.


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Hybrid: Adams Super LS 15°, 17°, 22°, 25° all Kuro Kage Black 80 HY stiff
Irons: :taylormade-small: Speedblades 6-9 KBS C-Taper S+
Wedges: Scor 45°, 50°, 54° & 58° C-Taper S+
Putter: Evnroll ER5


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 09:57 PM

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Glad we are heading south.


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 10:15 PM

Enjoy I would like to know how they decide which irons are best for each player and if they have a way to differentiate shafts if it's something like Mizuno does.

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 10:25 PM

Awesome stuff! This should be a good time.

Are you guys going to do intro posts at all? Would like to see how your games compare to mine so I know if any of the Cleveland clubs might be a good fit.


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What's in my bag?

 

Driver:   :ping-small:  G30 LSTec - Tour AD-BB

Wood:  :ping-small:  i25 - Set to 15.5*

Hybrid:  :cobra-small: King F7 - Set to 20.5*

Irons:  :taylormade-small: TourPreferred MC - 4-P

Wedges:  :titelist-small:  Vokey - 252, 256, 260

Grips: PURE Pro (Blue/White alternating)

Putter: MLA Tour Classic - 36" w/ SS 3.0

Ball(s): ChromeSoft, Elixr, B330S, TP5x

Cart: Clicgear 3.5+


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 10:40 PM

You all have a fun trip out there and looking forward to your experience through this thread!


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:ping-small:  G Irons 5 -  PW/UW
:cleveland-small:  CBX SW (56 degree)

:bettinardi-small: Queen B 9 Putter 

 

 

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#7 GolfSpy Dave

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 10:48 PM

Have a great trip. The HQ is pretty cool. I loved the wall of history and Dan liked the photo studio.


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 10:52 PM

Get all the lowdown on the Cleveland gear!


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Driver: Wilson Staff Triton with Aldila Rogue regaular shaft. Fairway: Cobra F6 Baffler 19.0* with Matrix Red Tie Regular shaft set at 16.0* Hybrids: Cobra Bio Cell 2-3 Hybrid with Bio Cell Regular shaft set at 17.5* Irons: Ben Hogan Ptx 21*/25*/29*/33*/37*/41*/45* with Recoil 660 graphite shafts. Wedges: Ben Hogan TH15 /49*/53*/57* with Recoil 660 graphite shafts  Putter: EVNROLL E6 33" with Win grip Bag: University of Kentucky Bucket Cooler Cart Bag from Team Effort Balls: Snell MTB, Wilson Duo, Vice Pro Soft, Bridgestone 330RX. Glove: Bionic GPS: Garmin G6 Laser: MG GolfDriver.  Backup irons: Cobra F6 Tecflo 4-PW with Matrix Red Tie Regular shafts  Wedges: Cobra F6 PW/GW/SW with Matrix Red Tie regular shafts set at 2* flat.  Putter: Scotty Cameron Kombi at 33".


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 11:12 PM

Too Cool- Good luck, safe travels and hit em well.  Looking forward to the photos and the results!


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Driver :callaway-small: Callaway Razr Fit Extreme, 9.5 degrees, Square setup, Matrix 7M3 Stiff shaft
#3 Wood  :callaway-small: Callaway FT Tour 13 degree neutral setup, Fuijkara 370 Stiff Shaft
Hybrid  :cobra-small:  18 Degree King Cobra Baffler pro, Baffler Stiff shaft
4-PW :titelist-small: Titlest 714 AP2, Standard loft and lie, MGS S Shafts

:benhogan-small: 53, 57 degree loft Hogan TK wedges
1962  :wilson_staff_small: Wilson "Sandy Andy" sand wedge with HUGE bounce!
Putter :cleveland-small: Cleveland Classic 350 gram BRZ bronze mallet, soon to be gaming MLA Pro Classic

:titelist-small: Titlist ProV 1, ProV 1x

 

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 11:14 PM

I've been waiting for this thread to go live!! Cant wait to follow along with the fun.


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Posted 04 December 2017 - 11:29 PM

Awesome stuff! This should be a good time.

Are you guys going to do intro posts at all? Would like to see how your games compare to mine so I know if any of the Cleveland clubs might be a good fit.


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It’s great to see Cleveland back with a full line up this year. The last couple of years they haven’t had irons or metal woods. So currently there are 2 iron models—one appears to be in the GI category and one in the SGI—see pics below—CBX and HB. There is currently only one model for metal woods. That being said, they are meant for higher handicaps. Players club offerings are currently being sold under the Srixon moniker. I have no idea if they plan on keeping this dichotomy but think it would be interesting to ask them about it.
As for me, I am a high handicap that struggles with consistency, like many other high handicaps. So I am excited to try these clubs and see what they can do.



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Posted 05 December 2017 - 12:41 AM

Enjoy it gents! Going to be a fun ride!

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 01:22 AM

Can't wait to hear how everything goes!

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 01:56 AM

Have a blast guys!

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#15 GolfSpy Meyer

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 02:09 AM

Awesome stuff! This should be a good time.

Are you guys going to do intro posts at all? Would like to see how your games compare to mine so I know if any of the Cleveland clubs might be a good fit.


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My game...jack of all trades, master of none.  I'm currently a 5 handicap.  I started the year at a 2.9 and had a great first month.  Then I forgot how to swing for June and July.  Started to get it back for the last couple months of the season.

 

My bag is in my signature, but I play 4 wedges, 4 irons and then the top of the bag is 3w and hybrids and could be any mix of that.  I also have a 4i I reshafted with a Whiteboard hybrid shaft that spends some time in the lineup.  Depends on playing conditions as to what I put in there.

 

Generally speaking the driver is a strong point for me.  I hit it decently long for the group of guys I play with.  Maybe 260-280 is a normal drive.  Really bad or really good could be little longer or shorter.  Typically driver doesn't get me in too much trouble.  I have a 3w and hybrids for the long clubs.  They are generally pretty consistent   My irons are also generally decent.  If I'm on I'll hit a lot of greens, if I'm off I spend the day trying to get up and down.  Full swing wedge play is ok, my miss is usually a dig that comes up short.

 

Where I struggle (or at least would like to improve) is 60yds and in.  I'm not great at taking off distance on shots.  I'd also like to get better with chipping or pitching around the greens.  Putting is streaky, some days I'll make everything and others my distance control is non-existent.  I actually have a putt named after me with the guys I play with.  If you blow the first one by 5-10' and make the combacker it's called a Meyer.

 

I don't tend to work the ball a lot and play most shots strait.  I can play a draw with driver, and get the occasional snap hook with hybrids, but generally if my ball is going to move it will be a fade.  I have a fairly quick swing/transition.  My miss is typically to get too steep and dig or to get too fast and come over the top.

 

I don't think I have any one area that I excel at, but also not one major area that I'm terrible at.  Of course all of that can and does easily change from round to round.


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Hybrid: Adams Super LS 15°, 17°, 22°, 25° all Kuro Kage Black 80 HY stiff
Irons: :taylormade-small: Speedblades 6-9 KBS C-Taper S+
Wedges: Scor 45°, 50°, 54° & 58° C-Taper S+
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