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Gary, Pennsylvania 

Footjoy rain gear head to toe

The worst I ever played in...the sideways kind that you’d wish would just turn to snow already so you’d stop getting pelted by the rain...


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Joe from Toms River,NJ

Current rain gear Sun Mountain Elite jacket and Zero Restriction pants

All of last year 180 days of rain in NJ, seemed like every event charity or otherwise we played last year we got wet.

I would love to give these a try, was very interested when I read your reviews.

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Jose from GA

I recently purchased a FootJoy but not entirely happy with it.

We had a golf outing in Orlando wind blowing at 50 mph and rain coming sideways. But you know, GA summer rainstorms are just around the corner.

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Nike Storm Fit
We were on vacation in FL and a heavy storm blew in with heavy wind and rain. Needless to say we did get our rain gear on in time and attempted to finish the hole but the rain was just pouring!

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Clubs in my Ogio Shredder Cart Bag

Driver: Ping G400 10 deg
Fairway: Titleist 917F2 3 Wood 15 deg
Hybrids: Titleist 816H1 3 hybrid 19 deg, 
TaylorMade M2 4 hybrid 23 deg
Irons: Srixon Z565 4-AW

Wedges: Titleist SM6 54* and SM7 60* 
Putter: Nike Method Core i3
Ball: OnCore Elixir

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Nicholas Forgione 

DryJoy jacket and Arcteryx pants 

played a muni in maine one time and all of a sudden the sky opened up and downpoured, plus 30-40 mph winds. after 30 min. of not showing any signs up letting up we just continued to play in our already soaked through clothes.


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Rich/Delaware Nike storm fit
Sadly, the week before the farmers at Torrey Pines.  Blowing 30mph sideways. Blew the tents down. 


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  • ST-Z woods
  • MP-20 MMC irons with MMT shafts
  • S18 Wedges
  • Craft IV gunmetal putter

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Derek Riley/Calvert City, KY.
My current rain gear is Galway Bay. I have been using their rain gear for 6-7 yrs now since the inception of the company. I have some from every design they have and improved on. However, I do not have the newest version of their product so it would be nice to compare to the older models. Either way, It's by far the best rain gear I have used in for the past 40 yrs.
Worst rain I ever played in was the Ky mid-Am State Championship 8 yrs ago. Unfortunately I was using FJ rain gear at the time and it did not do the job. Soaked to the bone and cold I decided after that event that I had to find something that would keep me dry and warm. I found Galway bay, the best decision i ever made.

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Barret from Michigan

I have a FJ jacket and UA Pants. Neither of which are super waterproof.

I play in all weather conditions. The worst would have been sideways rain/sleet/hail last October.

Thanks, I am very excited for a chance to try!

Driver: 16 M2 Atmos Patriot Edition 6 S

Fwy: Srixon F85 Hzrdus HC Yellow 6.0

Hybrid: Titleist 818 19 C1 Motre Speeder 80 S

Irons: Titleist U510 3i Hzrdus Smoke 6.0, Srixon z785 5-pw PX LZ 6.0

Wedges: Vokey SM7 50F, 54F, 58M

Putter: Cameron Phantom X 5 34"

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1. First name/home state or province - Kevin/Indiana
2. Current rain gear - Nike StormFit Pants and Jacket
3. Worst rain you've ever played in - 50* Indiana downpour with > 1" rain in under 1/2 hour (no lightning, of course)

I also have to STAND in the cold rain often as a high school golf coach (rather be moving/playing)

Thanks for the opportunity

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Derek - MA

medium - Under Armour pants and Jacket that is covering pants, and 78 other layers. Essentially a sweaty garbage bag.

25* pouring rain and 35mph winds. Pinehills in Plymouth and same conditions Farm Neck Marthas Vineyard. This is New England. If you don’t play in sub 35* weather, you only get to play for a few weeks....

Driver: Rogue 9*(Even Flow)
3W: Cobra F7  Callaway Rogue 15*
Hybrid: Cobra F7 3H
Itons: Apex Cf15(4i), Apex Pro(5i-Gap)
Wedges: MD3 Forged(54* and 60*)
Putter: O-Works #1 Tank Wide.
Ball: Vice Pro

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1. Greg in South Carolina
2. FootJoy long and short sleeve tops, OLD Snake Eyes pants (rarely worn). 
3. Probably the 45 degree rain in 40 degree cold at St Andrews Old Course. 


Driver:   :srixon-small: z785 10.5 - Miyazaki Kaula Mizo 5 R-flex

Fairway:srixon-small: f65 15* and 19* - Miyazaki Kaula Mizo 5 R-flex

Irons:Hogan: PTxPro 4-PW - UST Mamiya Recoil 780 F4

Wedges: :taylormade-small: HiToe 50*-54*-60* stock steel shafts

Putter:  :taylormade-small: Spider Tour Red Sightline - double-bend black steel 34"

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Dan from Massachusetts

Nike Shield Jacket and Nike Rain Pants

Worst rain I played in was so bad that our foursome was the only group on the course. Rained all day with downpours every once in awhile. Gusts were so strong that we could not use umbrellas. I try to play year round in New England so we run into alot of bad weather. 

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1. Thomas - Illinois
2. Patagonia light rain jacket/ REI Rain Pants
3. Heavy Rain in 45* temps

Driver: Titleist 917 D3

3 Wood: Titleist 917 F2

Hybrid: Titleist 816 H2

Irons: Ping iBlade (4-P)

Wedges 50*, 54*, 58* Volkey SM6

Putter: Odyssey White Hot Pro #9


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