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Bill......Oregon

Footjoy Hydrolite currently

No idea of worst. Being a native wetside Oregonian, its just common practice to play in the rain if if you want more than a 5 month golf season. 

 

DRIVER: Cobra F9 10.5  Tensei AV Blue 65g

3W- Callway XR PRO 16 stiff

5W- Alpha- Mitsubishi Diamana  Redboard w/band

Irons- Mizuno JPX 919 Tours with S KBS Tour shafts

Hyrbid- TM 4h mid-rescue

Vokey- Vokey SM5 51 degrees,  SM7 Wedges 54 and 58 1/2 half 3 degrees upright

Putter- Taylor Made Rossa Monza Mini Spider

Ball-ProV1 and AVX

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1. Eric / Vancouver, WA
2. Zero Restriction
3. I play year round in the Pacific Northwest, lol.  We get a lot of rain.  The worst though was Pacific Dunes, rain drops larger than my golf ball plus a 5 club wind.  I'd never played in a 5 club wind before.  I could have used better rain gear that day...

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Aubrey in PA

FJ DryJoy Jacket, Nike Rain pants

The worst rain I've ever played in was a sideways rainstorm that made the Ocean Course in Kiawah feel like Scotland, followed by a similar rainstorm at Hidden Creek in NJ.

"I can't" means one of two things:
1) I'm not willing to try, or
2) I'm more afraid of failure than I am excited by success.

I can.

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Davis - NY
2. Columbia rain jacket (not specific to golf) & FJ rain gloves
3. Worst rain ever - basically monsoon hit mid round in the afternoon league. 

Upstate NY is very rainy - pretty much every 3 days at minimum. So if you’re going to plan to play golf, prepare to get wet.  

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Todd from Louisiana

FJ Dryjoy vest and pants. Need something lightweight and dry.

HA HA, from Louisiana dude, we play in rain every week. And most of time it's hot and humid also.

You should never try to get in 9 ahead of a hurricane. Needless to say we all got wet.

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Scott, Minnesota

Sunice

I played in rain coming down so hard that my ball was swept away by a current for 50 yards....in the fairway.  

What's in my bag...

 

Driver:      TaylorMade R15 10.5• Aldila Rouge Black 60g stiff shaft

3 Wood:   TaylorMade R15 15• Aldila Rouge Black 70g stiff shaft

Hybrid:     TaylorMade  Rescue 4-21• Aldila Rip 65g stiff shaft

Irons:        TaylorMade  RSi TP Nippon NS Pro 950, stiff shaft

Wedges:   TaylorMade  50•, 54•, 58• Nippon NS Pro stiff shaft

Putter:      TaylorMade Ghost 

Ball:          Wilson DUO U

Bag:         TaylorMade 

 

 

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Thanks for the opportunity !

 

Chad / Massachusetts

FJ Pants / Nike Storm FIT - Hyperadapt Jacket (had for a few years now and absolutely love it)

I love playing in the rain, so hard to pick the worst. But I would say Troon Challenge a couple years ago at Lake of Isles in CT. Temps in 40's , windy and a driving rain, Fun ! 

 

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Kurt Kennedy

Mobile, Al

Rainest city in the US.  I currently use a Frogg toggs rain jacket.  I would love to try the Galway pants.

Worst rain was trapped on the back of RTJ Magnolia Grove.  Rained about 3 inches in an hour.  Cart path flooded to floor board.

We play 12 months a year here, but it can be wet.

 

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1. Matt, Pennsylvania
 

2. Nike hyperadapt storm-fit jacket and some old footjoy pants that long ago lost their waterproof properties.
 

3. About 1 or 2 times a year I'll get caught in some form of rain or precipitation but the worst had to be about 8 or 9 years ago.  It was during an outing for the high school football team that I work for and it got biblical.  I tried to convince my group to wait it finish the hole and wait it out but it was a soaker.  Greens were unputtable (even though I tried for the one hole we were finishing), bunkers were washed out and if memory serves me correctly I think we may have gotten water in our basement that same storm.  Not a good time, so all in all I'd say I'd be a great candidate to review this fine product and put it through it's paces!  

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Timothy - Ohio

FJ short Sleeve (not so good)

Best round of golf ever played torrential down pour all 18 holes, standing water on greens. Wind and Cold just making your muscles tighten up.  I had several leather grips that were destroyed that day.  IT WILL NOT STOP ME FROM PLAYING!

:cobra-small:             F7+ w/Fujikura Pro XLR8 Graphite Shaft

Ben_Hogan_Golf_Equipment_Company.jpg.b9602c912623c841ad9ad52593c15dee.jpg                3-I  MPF H-Series3B2M graphite Shaft w/Winn Dri-Tac grip mid

MALTBY.png.a2a7b0f0659df827f6200a68ab77f34c.png            STi   Irons 5-SW   KURO KAGE  70IR Flex-R  Lamkin Grips

 :cobra-small:             King F6 Hybrid Matrix Red Tie HQ4 Graphite Shaft

MALTBY.png.a2a7b0f0659df827f6200a68ab77f34c.png           Forged FGT  60* wedge KURO KAGE 70R SS cross Comfort grip

:odyssey-small:           O-Putter 1W

                        

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