October 27, 2016 – GolfBallSelector.com completed testing on the new Costco Kirkland Signature golf ball and provides this review in our series of 2016 golf ball reviews.
The Kirkland Signature golf ball is Costco Wholesale’s initial entry into the golf ball market.
The Kirkland Signature features a 4-piece golf ball construction with a 360 dimple design and urethane cover.
Source: Digital Ball Catalog™, GolfBallSelector.com
December 4, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the golf ball on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
Tiger Woods put a new golf ball in play this past week at the Hero World Challenge event. Tiger’s new golf ball is a Bridgestone Tour B330-S. The ball has a 4-piece design construction with urethane cover. The golf ball features Bridgestone’s new “tour-only” Tour B Mark logo.
December 4, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the winning golf ball on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
November 13, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the winning golf ball on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
This week’s Tour Winner is the Titleist Pro V1 golf ball played by Pat Perez, who won the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Perez shot 4-under 67 for a two-stroke victory to secure his second career PGA Tour title and his first since 2009.
Next Event: The RSM Classic, November 17-20, 2016
November 6, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the winning golf ball on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
October 30, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the winning golf ball on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
Rigorous and independent testing yields performance ratings of leading golf balls utilizing patented technology to help golfers choose the right ball without marketing hype.
NEW YORK, NY October 22, 2016. GBT Technologies, LLC announced today the launch of its new GBT Certified™ patented golf ball performance rating system. The GBT Certified™ Golf Ball Ratings provide golfers with rigorous and independent testing of the major golf balls in the market, including those of Titleist, Bridgestone, TaylorMade, Callaway, Srixon, Nike, Wilson, Volvik, and More – and include Driver Distance rankings for Higher Speed and Lower Speed golfer swing profiles, as well as Wedge Higher Spin, and construction rankings for Compression and Cover Hardness. The top golf balls in the these categories are identified and receive the marking of Top Ball.
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October 14, 2016 – GolfBallTest.org has updated its popular Golf Ball Compression and Cover Hardness Ratings chart.
VIEW 2016 COMPRESSION AND COVER HARDNESS RATINGS CHART
October 8, 2016 – GolfBallSelector.com completed bench testing on the new Kirkland Signature golf ball and provides this review in our series of 2016 golf ball reviews.
FULL REVIEW COMING SOON
The Kirkland Signature golf ball is Costco Wholesale’s initial entry into the golf ball market and features a 4-piece golf ball construction with a 360 dimple design and urethane cover. The Kirkland Signature carry a retail price of $29.99 per 2 dozen pack.
The Kirkland Signature will be included in the next release of GolfBallSelector.com.
Source: Digital Ball Catalog™ at GolfBallSelector.com
Our bench testing indicates that the 2016 Kirkland Signature has an overall compression reading of 96.8 points, which is near identical to the overall compression reading of the 2015 Titleist Pro V1. Additional bench testing measuring cover hardness revealed that the Kirkland Signature exhibited similar cover hardness to the 2015 Titleist Pro V1 and Pro V1x.
Bench Test Comparison of the 2016 Kirkland Signature to the Titleist Pro V1, Titleist Pro V1x, TaylorMade Tour Preferred X, Bridgestone Tour B330, Callaway Chrome Soft, Srixon Z-Star XV, and Nike RZN Platinum:
FULL REVIEW COMING SOON
Heralded by Golf Magazine as one of the best innovations in golf, GolfBallSelector.com is the independent resource for information and assistance in selecting the right golf ball for individual players. Through this online golf ball fitting system, golfers set their own game objectives and goals as well as their individual preferences for distance, control and feel attributes in a golf ball to derive individualized rankings of recommended balls, from a database of leading golf balls. Annual Memberships are available for $39.95 and 30-Day Memberships are available for $24.95. Also available is the innovative Sample Test Pack offering 2 golf balls each of your Top-5 golf ball recommendations.
GolfBallTest.org conducts continuous testing of leading golf balls sold primarily in the United States, utilizing swing robots and real golfers, and publishes The Real List™ independent golf ball rankings and its scientific findings at GolfBallTest.org.
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October 4, 2016 – The GolfBallSelector.com Leaderboard tracks the winning golf balls on the PGA Tour each week by brand and model.
Congrats to the United States Team captained by Davis Love III on winning the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska, Minnesota, USA. Here are the golf balls played by the winning team:
Patrick Reed (Callaway Chrome Soft)
Phil Mickelson (Callaway Chrome Soft)
Jordan Speith (Titleist Pro V1x)
Rickie Fowler (Titleist Pro V1x)
Zach Johnson (Titleist Pro V1x)
Ryan Moore (Titleist Pro V1x)
Jimmy Walker (Titleist Pro V1x)
Dustin Johnson (TaylorMade Tour Preferred X)
Matt Kuchar (Bridgestone Tour B330-S)
Brandt Snedekar (Bridgestone Tour B330)
Brooks Koepka (Nike Tour RZN Platinum)
J.B. Holmes (Srixon Z-Star)