Whether it was the move from featheries to gutta perchas, hickory shafts to steel or persimmon drivers to titanium, golf has always been a leader in technology. But we’ve never seen change at the pace it’s happening now.
New equipment launches come faster than ever. Every day sees the advent of some new digital device that claims to change your game. We can talk to the stars via social media, and get our comp results (and that 0.1 handicap adjustment) sent direct to our phone on a Monday morning.
We take a revealing look at where golf is right now – and where it might be in the future.