23 entries: Bridgestone

Bridgestone Golf Fairway Social e12 golf ball

Whether Bridgestone Golf is the official ball of Fairway Social?

By: 2021. 05. 25.

The brand new Fairway Social will be Bridgestone Golf’s latest golf entertainment venue partner. Similar to the cooperation with PopStroke Bridgestone Golf will provide TOUR B and e12 CONTACT golf balls (launched on February 26, 2021) golf gloves,…

Special First Tee edition Bridgestone Golf e6 golf balls

First Tee edition Bridgestone Golf e6 golf balls will be available in…

By: 2021. 04. 28.

I am very pleased that Bridgestone Golf is trying to make golf available to those who would otherwise have a hard time accessing the game of golf. What is it about? Bridgestone Golf has just announced a special…

Bridgestone Golf e12 Contact golf ball

What is unique in Bridgestone e12 CONTACT golf ball’s dimples?

By: 2021. 02. 02.

I haven’t really come across a golf ball that offers forgiveness and game-changing distance at once. This is what the new Bridgestone e12 CONTACT golf ball is trying to do. Breakthrough in Bridgestone e12 CONTACT golf ball Bridgestone…

PopStroke Entertainment & Bridgestone Golf & Tiger Woods Ventures

Bridgestone Golf cooperates with PopStroke to exploit golf entertainment

By: 2021. 01. 15.

My latest interview with Klaus-Peter Schneider, the co-Founder of Snyder Golf confirmed my assumptions that golf is struggling with its image and perceptions. The game of golf is still associated with exclusionary/snob, being slow, difficult to play...just a…

Bridgestone Golf e6 golf ball

How was the Bridgestone Golf e6 golf ball renewed?

By: 2021. 01. 07.

Bridgestone Golf is trying to keep up the success of its Bridgestone Golf e6 golf ball. Would you believe it is a 15 years old golf ball model? The Bridgestone e6 golf ball is the longest-running model in…

Bridgestone makes Nike golf balls?

By: 2012. 11. 13.

In recent weeks I came across with an interesting debate on Rory McIlroy's possible contract with Nike Golf. Pros and cons are flying from one side to another. When suddenly somebody said basically Bridgestone is now a DBA…

Titleist Tour Speed golf ball on the tee

How fast can the new Titleist Tour Speed golf ball be?

By: 2020. 08. 07.

Do you remember when I wrote about the new Titleist EXP01 golf ball concept in November 2019? It was a prototype created during the development process for what has now become the Titleist Tour Speed golf ball. The new Titleist…

Srixon Soft Feel BRITE golf balls in brite orange color

The pros of the 2nd generation Srixon Soft Feel BRITE golf balls

By: 2020. 08. 05.

In the 1st generation Srixon Soft Feel BRITE golf balls (October 2019) there were 4 technology innovations: Matte Visual Performance: Enhanced visibility cover in three brite, matte color options.Energetic Gradient Growth Core: Provides a low spin, high-launch trajectory for more…

TaylorMade TP5 golf ball

TaylorMade TP5 / TP5X pix golf balls a’la Rickie Fowler

By: 2020. 01. 29.

We have got used to Tiger Woods is helping Bridgestone Golf (e.g. Bridgestone’s 2018 Tour B XS golf ball) in golf ball development. Now we can see how Rickie Fowler contributed to the development of TaylorMade TP5 &…

5th generation Srixon Q-STAR golf ball-white and yellow version

Review: The 5th generation of Srixon Q-STAR golf balls

By: 2019. 06. 25.

Two years passed since the 4th generation of Srixon Q-Star golf balls and 3 years since the 3rd generation Q-STAR golf balls. Although I play mainly with Titleist and TaylorMade golf balls, I thought to give a chance…

Tiger Woods TaylorMade sponsorship

What can TaylorMade gain from sponsoring Tiger Woods?

By: 2017. 01. 25.

TaylorMade announced today a multi-year contract has been reached with Tiger Woods. His connection with TaylorMade is not totally new. He used to play with TaylorMade metalwoods in the early 90s. As part of the contract, Tiger Woods…

What is the polished Heythrop Park Resort like?

By: 2016. 08. 12.

In two weeks Heythrop Park Resort will host its first European Challenge Tour Event, the Bridgestone Challenge, which runs from August 25th – 28th. Bridgestone, early this year has signed a sponsorship deal with the European Tour and thus…

What happened to the new Srixon Soft Feel golf balls?

By: 2016. 06. 22.

Srixon will launch their new Srixon Soft Feel and Srixon Soft Feel Lady golf balls in North America on July 29. This is the 10th generation of Srixon Soft Feel golf balls (golf improvement golf balls). After a…

Is the new Nike RZN golf ball a game savior?

By: 2016. 01. 07.

Did you know that Nike Golf launched its first golf ball in 1999? A Couple of years ago I wrote about a rumour that Bridgestone Golf makes the Nike Golf balls. Ever since then, none of the parties…

How did Shane Lowry become a full PGA Tour member?

By: 2015. 08. 11.

By winning the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on last Sunday, Shane Lowry has achieved a two-fold victory: became a full PGA Tour member + world golf ranking of No. 19. Actually this is Shane's first PGA Tour victory since 2009 when he…

Irish Golf Expo is moving to Northern Ireland

By: 2015. 08. 04.

Irish Golf Expo decided to move this year to a location to hold the event (November 28-29, 2015). The place is in Northern Ireland's newest and largest exhibition venue at the Eikon Exhibition Centre in Lisburn. Although this is a…

Hideki Matsuyama signs with IMG

By: 2015. 01. 06.

The world's No. 16 Japanese golf Hideki Matsuyama has just signed a contract with IMG for  for worldwide management and marketing representation. Hideki Matsuyama turned pro in 2013 (before turning pro he was the No. 1 on the World…

Callaway Golf’s Chrome Soft golf ball with 65 compression only

By: 2014. 12. 16.

Callaway Golf has just announced today their new Chrome Soft golf ball. Chrome Soft is the only ball that has the new proprietary SoftFast Core with low compression (65) and the Tour Urethane cover (to control better the golf ball).…

What can SkyCaddie TOUCH do for golfers?

By: 2014. 11. 28.

I must admit that I am in a dilemma. Two weeks ago I wrote about wearables versus gadets like Arccos Golf and Game Golf. I highlighted in that post as one of the main disadvangtages of such devices…

Direct Golf goes to Tesco. Why?

By: 2014. 07. 03.

Direct Golf recently announced that it will retail golf brands including Mizuno, Wilson, Bridgestone, Stuburt, John Letters, Progen, Golf Locker, Hotblade and Jaxx, alongside a huge range of products from other golf manufacturers on the Tesco direct website.…