The brand changed hands many times, with each new owner switching strategies so often that, before long, the innovator became the imposter. Other offers may also be available. Learn more – opens in new window or tab. On June 1, , Nelson agreed to a handshake deal and grabbed a new set of MacGregors off the rack in Armour’s pro shop. You just grin and bear it. To be part of that tradition meant you were special. Another GolfWeek article – this one on MacGregor’s struggles in making a decent golf ball.

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Open-record 63 with me. So my league partner and I are headed to the heated driving range.

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For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Okay, purists might object macgregpr the sheer bulk on view, but the average amateur will surely love the oversized face and thick topline.

Macvregor the item you ordered or get your money back. I was going to reshaft them, but Tourne did a test between the two and the M was much better for me. It took MacGregor until to finally introduce a cast set, five years after Ping debuted its K-1 irons and after every other major company had produced a cast model. The MacGregor name, however faded, will live on in a new line of golf equipment to be released from its latest owner, retailer Golfsmith International.


During his visit, MacGregor offered to sign Hogan to a lifetime deal.

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The clubs were nicknamed Mac-Cobras. But the audience for classic blades kept shrinking, and Schneider grew impatient. Please provide us the information below to help expedite your quote: Demise of an American classic.

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Golfsmith acquired MacGregor to serve as its flagship brand. RexS Member Joined: In the years that followed, MacGregor chased dollars by selling clubs more tougney for value-priced retailers, relinquishing its premium-brand stature. Inthe company reversed course yet again under new owner Barry Schneider. Your review title You must enter a title. Please ship all trade-ins to:. He had to play its ball. MacGregor Golf, which began making clubs inpioneered many of the advances in golf equipment.


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I truly believe he would’ve won several more majors if he had played a better ball. Sell now – Have one to sell? Besides, that bulge behind the face is working hard to increase playability — and although it looks big, the clubhead never feels heavy. There was one caveat: See terms – opens in a new window or tab.

I was familiar with the tourneyy about their history and demise but hadn’t heard about the ball problems. Shortly before the Masters, Nicklaus was paired with fellow long bomber Jim Dent.

If you prefer to use your own shipping service, you are welcome to do that at your own expense. Who do I contact if Tourny have questions about my trade-in? Some observers point to MacGregor’s sale in to bowling behemoth Brunswick Corp. All really fun reads. But none compared with Art Emerson.

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