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2015 Hybrid Guide


Golf Discount’s 2015 Hybrid Guide By Bob Gomavitz Being an absolute equipment junkie, I was approached by to write reviews and share my findings with you. Having been chosen to write a number of Taylormade product reviews for I felt that this would be an excellent opportunity put my knowledge to use. Hybrids are a very finicky club. Some people love them and others hate them. It’s important to know why you want a hybrid in your bag. I found them to be my best friend once I found out what style fit my game and why. I…

Golf Hybrids: Not Just Replacements for 3 and 4 Irons


Golf Hybrids have become commonplace now in the world of golf, and even the best players on the PGA tour are now using them on a regular basis. And why not? They are easier and more forgiving than long irons and carry farther with less effort. Most people have 1 or 2 hybrids in their bag, the most common lofts being 18, 20 and 23 degrees. However, this insomniac has realized something in the past few sleepless weeks. My five and six iron fly about the same distance and height. This realization has lead me to try something with great…



A revolutionary breakthrough in golf club design, the hybrid has gone from a curious new offering to a mainstay in just about every golfers bag. Meant to be swung more like an iron than a wood, hybrids are so successful because they replace some of the most difficult clubs in the bag to hit – long irons – with easier to control, more forgiving, and distance enhancing options. Most golfers struggle to find consistent contact with their 3, 4 and even 5 irons. The clubheads are too small and compact, the sweet spot on the face too small, and they provide less forgiveness due to…