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  1. Putters: Original Futura, Red X, Circa 62 #5 Driver: Cleveland Hibore XL Tour Nothing else matters!
  2. For sale. Will entertain offers. Usually ship USPS Priority on the same day if bought and paid before noon, next day if not. Attached photos galore, but if any questions just ask. Other than that, my Paypal is open and waiting for your money. 1. Callaway XR Pro 9* Driver. Comes with Aldila Tour Green 65X shaft that plays 44.5" installed. $80 shipped 2. Tour Issue Taylormade '16 M1 15* 3 Wood with Limited Edition Diamana Whiteboard D+ 70S shaft. Plays 43" and hit less than 5 times, could pass as brand new. $120 shipped 3. Callaway Big Bertha 15* 3 wood with the prototype Project X 7A3 shaft. Plays 43" and hits NSFW bombs. $70 shipped... SOLD 4. Odyssey O'Works 2M CS 35" putter. Black shaft and Superstroke Pistol GT 1.0 grip. $70 shipped 5. Footjoy Rain Jacket, size Large. Highlighter green and black in color. Excellent condition. Never been in rain, because the highlighter green color scares the rain away. $25 shipped 6. Footjoy Vest, size Large. Cuscowilla logo. Never worn, because beer guts don't look good in vests. $35 shipped...SOLD 7. Ping Anser putter head. Has 2 sight lines on the top line and nice patina. Would make a cool cheap project for someone. $20 shipped. 8. Tour Issue Callaway Alpha 815 20* Hybrid. Comes with UST Mamiya Elements Fire 100X and Fujikura Speeder 865 X shafts that both play 40.5" installed. $80....SOLD 9. Tour Issue Sun Mountain Tour Strap. Impossible to find online or in stores. Same model Tour Strap that JP used when he toted Rory's bag..if that means anything to you golf junkies. $30 shipped
  3. Me the more I scrolled down this witb. Sweet Jesus those wedge stampings and putters.
  4. 2014 Big Bertha. So easy. Goes the number I need, launches out of the window I'm looking for.
  5. Again- the internal desire to win and be the absolute best. Every player on tour has this confidence, borderline arrogance and cockiness, that they believe they are the best. Can't be bought. BUT, show me the average of what it cost for a player to get to the PGA tour (junior golf, college golf, expenses q schools) ...it will blow your mind. You don't just move to Jupiter or Sea Island after college to play professional golf without being flush with cash. When q school was a direct path to the PGA tour, average age of graduates was around 29-31. Those guys had to have ways to make ends meet for more than half a decade..and you can't sustain it on the mini tours. Regardless, if you're good enough, you'll find a way to make it to the show. "Hard work beats talent, when talent doesn't want to work hard"
  6. To make it playing it takes 1) Money. 2) Guts. 3) An internal desire and focus to win. 4) Talent. 3 of those things can't be taught or bought. To have a chance you need money or financial backing, and you need to be accepting and willing to lose it all in order to make it. With no direct path to the PGA Tour from q school, it has made having money that much more important. Size of the purses on canadian, latin, or web tour don't offset the costs and expenses, they just give you a chance to make it to the big show. Bottom line is- Guys that make it have earned their way there, and they deserve it. But the money it takes to get there can't be overlooked. Would love to see the average cost that a player spent on golf over his lifetime just to make it to his first year on the PGA Tour.
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