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I'm back to golf after a winter hiatus. I found skiing again, actually skiboarding (RVL8) and fell back in love with it. I went out 2 times so far this season, not counting Myrtle Beach in Feb. 84 and a 91(WTF...) while the scores do not reflect a great game, I was impressed. Down a total of 120lbs since last season, I am getting my swing back. I am playing again 6/4,6/5 in a little tournament. I am going back to conventional putting from LHL(switched from WINN1.18 to Ping Cadence midsize grip) and I took out the 26* hybrid and SLDR mini from the bag. I went back to my standard set-up. Hoping to get a decent golf season in this year and would love to get some touch back and break 80.

Driver:  Mizuno ST 180 11.5u* w PROformance 65g X Shaft

Fairway Wood: 2014 Adams Tight Lies 14* w PROformance 80g X Shaft tipped 1 inch
Irons:   Ping Rapture 2 iron w Ping CFS Soft Stepped Stiff Shaft
             Tommy Armour Silver Scot Blades 4-9 w AWT 2.0 X Shaft                      
Wedges:  Vokey SM6 - 46*, 52*, 56*   SM7 - 60* w AWT 2.0 X and AWT 2.0 Wedge Flex shafts

Grips:  Kingrasp High Traction Midsize +1/32
Putter:  Bastain Milled Fusion Golf Prototype 1 of 1 Flow Neck w Custom DTG Smoke Shaft @ 33.75" w Super Stroke Flatso 1.0
Ball:  Kirkland Signature V3.2

Bag: 2020 Ping Hoofer Lite

Glove: MG DynaGrip Elite

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Congrats on losing the weight. What prompted that idea?

 

I had gastric sleeve surgery in August to assist with weight loss. I was/am healthy, just heavy. usually healthy fat people fall over from a heart attack. Didn't want that to happen

Driver:  Mizuno ST 180 11.5u* w PROformance 65g X Shaft

Fairway Wood: 2014 Adams Tight Lies 14* w PROformance 80g X Shaft tipped 1 inch
Irons:   Ping Rapture 2 iron w Ping CFS Soft Stepped Stiff Shaft
             Tommy Armour Silver Scot Blades 4-9 w AWT 2.0 X Shaft                      
Wedges:  Vokey SM6 - 46*, 52*, 56*   SM7 - 60* w AWT 2.0 X and AWT 2.0 Wedge Flex shafts

Grips:  Kingrasp High Traction Midsize +1/32
Putter:  Bastain Milled Fusion Golf Prototype 1 of 1 Flow Neck w Custom DTG Smoke Shaft @ 33.75" w Super Stroke Flatso 1.0
Ball:  Kirkland Signature V3.2

Bag: 2020 Ping Hoofer Lite

Glove: MG DynaGrip Elite

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Congrats on your weight loss !!!

 

I quit smoking over 14 months ago and have gained 25 pounds since then. Been fluctuating up and down a few pounds from the "new normal" but that has to stop, and soon.

What's in my Ping Pioneer Bag
Ping G400 Max 9.5˚, Alta CB 55 S-Flex
XXIO 4w, 7w, MP900 Graphite R-Flex
Cobra King OS 5h, UST Recoil ES 460 ES F3
Callaway Apex '21 DCB 6-P, UST Recoil Smacwrap ES 760 F2 Matte Black
Titleist Vokey Tour Chrome SM8 50.12F, 54.12D, 58.10S, Mitsubishi Tensei Pro AM2 Red R-Flex
Taylormade Hi-Toe 64˚ Wedge, Recoil Smacwrap ES 760 F3
LAB Golf DF 2.1 Black with Custom 1+28 Sightlines, BGT Stability Tour Black, LAB Press OG 3.0 Grip
Clicgear 3.5+ Cart, Leupold GX-4i2 Rangefinder, Seamus Headcovers
Callaway Chrome Soft #1 Lost Ball on Tour - Mark Crossfield
 
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