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Article Date: March 2023
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Golf Organizations Propose Different Balls for Pros

The U.S. Golf Association and the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews are proposing a rule change that would create two golf ball specifications, with one for professionals that would reduce hitting distances up to 15 yards on average. The proposed modifications would not take effect until Jan. 2026. Industry response to the proposal has been generally hostile, as the golf business largely revolves around using the tours to market ... Log in to view full article.


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