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1. Jeffery Seattle WA


 


2. TM woods M1(2018)  Mizuno Irons 4-PW (JPX 900 forged) and Titleist wedges 50 54 58 (M6)


 


3. 14.8


 


4. 2018 golf goal is to play a lot more golf, have better control of the short game with a reliable bump and run, and get loose a couple of strokes on the handicap.  


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1. Your first name and home state or province

Jeff, Wisconsin

2. Your current set makeup

Titleist Driver D3, 70 gram shaft, 1 degree upright, D3 swing weight

Taylormade 3W, 60 gram shaft, standard length

4 - PW Callaway X irons with 5.5 project X shafts, 3 degree upright

50 degree with 12 bounce, 58 degree with 8 Bounce Titleist SM6 vokey wedges

All the grips are 2 over lap grip tape with golf pride grips

 

3. Your current handicap

6 Handicap

 

4. Your goals for the 2018 golf season

Win the Chippewa Valley Golf Association Flight

Shot in the 69

Play 100 rounds this year

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1. Your first name and home state or province

 

     Mike Wales - Indiana

 

2. Your current set makeup

 

     Driver - Ping G LST 10.5* (adjusted down to 9*) PING Tour 65 X

     3 Wood - Cleveland Classic XL Matrix Ozik X-Con 6 Stiff (Actually about to get the F8 3 wood with the HZRDUS Yellow 75 X)

     2 Hybrid - Bridestone Tour B Hybrid 18* KBS Tour Prototype 85 X 

     3 Hybrid - Titleist 816 21* H1 Fuji Motore Speeder Tour Spec 8.8 Stiff

     5 - PW - Srixon Z545 X100 (+.5 inch and standard)

     AW - Srixon Z565 X100 (+.5 inch and standard)

     SW - 56* Ping Glide 2.0 WS (Standard/Standard)

     LW - 60* Ping Glide 2.0 WS (Standard/Standard)

 

3. Your current handicap

 

     18

 

 

4. Your goals for the 2018 golf season

 

     I would like to drop my handicap to 14 or lower.  I am playing to get more involved in outings/tournaments within my area as last year was the first year that I started getting into them.  I will be signing up for a men's league at a course near me in a few weeks, and I have already committed to an outing in the first week of May.  On average, I hit balls at least once a week for 2+ hours and try to play at minimum of 1 18-hole round every 2 weeks.  If I'm working on something I normally play 9 holes to go back to the round prior to the round.

 

I also would like to provide accurate data from my Tour Striker experience with Martin Chuck to the rest of the MGS community to better show the results of the school backed with data.  I have continued to upload videos and been in communication with Martin through the app, and will continue that throughout the year.

 

If chosen, I will be sure to not only complete this review to the best of my ability, but do a part 2 of the Tour Striker experience as I'm collecting data for this review.  I'm not 100% of how the data will come out of Arccos 360, but I will ensure that I keep a graph to plot out distances of each club, score, and other stats even if I need to create my own graphs in Excel. 

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1. Brandon from Michigan

2. Driver- Taylormade 615

Woods- taylormade RBZ

Irons- Cobra F7

Wedges Titleist Vokey

Putter- Ping Answer 2

3. Handicap 18

4. Goals this year are to get out at least once a week and lower that handicap of course. Especially losing shots on the green.

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1. Your first name and home state or province

  • Jonathan
  • Optimistic as I've not seen anything in the T's and C's stating otherwise; UK, Cambridge.


2. Your current set makeup

  • Ping G25 Driver, 9.5
  • Callaway GBB Epic 15* FW
  • Ping G25 20* Hybrid
  • Ping iE1 4-PW
  • Vokey SM6 50*F, 54*M & 58*M


3. Your current handicap

  • Estimated 15-18


4. Your goals for the 2018 golf season

  • Join a club as more than a social member and obtain official handicap to facilitate...
  • Play and place in local club Medals. I want to compete this year, opposed to social play.
  • Target before winter 12HCP.
  • One consistent miss (admittedly, nearly there already).
  • Consistent coaching throughout the season.
  • Win one of the social events I play in friends with (opposed to coming last as per usual)

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Rob - Louisiana

 

Handicap 12.7

 

Epic Driver - reg

Epic 3 wood - reg

Adams Pro hybrids - 16, 20 and 23 degree

Titleist 716 T MB 5 iron NS Pro 950 reg

Srixon Z565 6-PW NS Pro 850 reg

Ping Iwedge 52 degree

Ping Eye 2 sw

Ping O blade putter

 

Goals are as follows - to lower handicap to 10 or better

Break 80 4 times

Raise GIR from 38% to a minimum of 50%

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Andy, Ohio

 

Callaway big Bertha driver and 3 es

Callaway Xr irons

Titleist vokey 52/56/60

Scotty Cameron select round back putter

 

Currently a 12

 

Goals for this year- decrease penalties off tee, eliminate 3 putts and decrease handicap to 7.

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1. Aaron, Alberta


 


2. Your current set makeup:


Nike Vapor Fly 10.5 Driver


Taylormade SLDR Mini Driver 14


Taylormade M2 5w


Callaway X2 Hot 3 and 4 Hybrid


Taylormade SpeedBlade Irons 5 - GW


Cleveland RTX 588 56 and 60 wedges


 


 


3. Your current handicap


14.5


 


4. Your goals for the 2018 golf season


I shot 81 3 times last year so I want to break 80 this year.


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 Franck from France

Driver > TM M2

3 and 5 Woods TM M2

Epon AF 792 4 - PW

Wedge KZG  52° 56°

Putter Rifle

 

4,5 Hcp

 

Main 2018 Goal > French Senior Championship.

 

 

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Tom - Texas

Driver - Ping G30

Hybrids/Iron/Wedges - Ping K15

Putter - Scotty Cameron Newport 2 Counterbalance

 

Index - 12.5

 

Goal for 2018. - play well enough to make our inter club Ryder Cup style competition (Katy Cup) and bring HC down to single digits.

 

 

Sent from my iPhone using MyGolfSpy

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1. MATT, Kansas

 

2. Cobra f6+ driver

Taylormade m2 3 and 5 woods

Ping g400 3 hybrid

Ping I200 4-PW

Ping glide 2.0 52 and 58 degree wedges

Tour Edge exotics DG 2.0 Proto putter

 

3. HDCP: 13

 

4. I am planning to play at least 3 rounds per week this year with one of those being a league night. I will play in at least 4 tournaments this year. Would love the opportunity to use data analytics to help get my hdcp back under 10. My biggest issue is a lack of consistent scoring. I currently track my more simple statistics in order to determine the parts of my game that need practice. A true automated data driven approach would make this process much more efficient.

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1. Matthew, Oak Park, Illinois


2. Adams XTD irons, Taylormade R-15 driver and fairway woods, Cleveland TFI smart square putter


3. 25 handicap


4 Sub-20 handicap. Consistently break 95. Break 90 at least once. 


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1.  David, Texas

 

2. Callaway XR16 Driver / XHot 3 Wood / XHot 5 wood

Mizuno JPX 900 4-PW

Callaway Mack Daddy 50deg / 54deg

Callaway PM 58deg

Scotty Cameron Newport 2

 

3. Handicap 7.8

 

4. Goals 2018

Lower Handicap to

Improve consistency with irons

Improve short game under 40yds

Have more fun

 

Thanks,

Dave

 

 

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Paul-Oregon

 

My clubs are a little dated but:

Driver- Taylormade R7 quad 10.5 degree

5-wood- Nike Vapor speed

4-GW-  Titleist AP2

SW- 56 degree ping m/b

LW- 60 degree ping m/b

putter- tour select 835 z11 3 ball

 

In a couple rounds I will have my first official handicap, but I'm expecting it to be around 5-7

 

Goals- Lower my handicap to

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1. Chris Lynch - Missouri

 

2.

 

Driver - 2017 M2

3W - Epic 15*

5W - 2016 M2 19*

Irons - JPX 850 forged 4-G

Wedges - RTX 3 - 54* 58*

Putter - Spider Tour Platinum

 

3. 10.5

 

4. I want to get my handicap into single digits then stay there all year

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Todd Herold

Ontario Canada

 

CALLAWAY XHot Pro irons

CALLAWAY 4 wood

Geek Golf Driver 6* No Brainer

Cleveland putter

(13) Handicap

Get back down to single digit handicap

 

 

Sent from my iPhone using MyGolfSpy

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1) AJ - Alberta

2) 910 D2 10.5 Rogue silver

915f 7 wood AD DI 70x

712u 3 & 4 KBS 130x

Adams MB2 5-P KBS 130x

Nike engage 51, 55, 59 KBS 130x

Scotty Newport Art of Putting

3) 0.2

4) Get back to a plus handicap and play in Canadian Mid Am

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Thomas Erik Bell / 48

Atlanta, Georgia

 

Driver, 3 and 5 woods - Cleveland Hb Launcher

Taylor made M4 Stiff Irons 4-Pe,aw

Wedges Titleist SM 6 -56 and 60 degree

Putter Scotty Cameron Citca 62

 

Handicap 15

 

I want to be able to keep the ball in the fairway off the tee and be consistent by shooting in the low 80s every round I play.

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Derek Clements, Norwich, Norfolk, England

Handicap 8

 

Driver - Ping G25, regular shaft

TaylorMade fairways and rescue, regular graphite shafts

Wilson Staff irons, regular flex steel shafts

Mizuno lib wedge, regular graphite shaft

Wilson Staff blade putter

 

Aim is to reduce my handicap, enjoy my golf and new, like-minded people

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