28 Nov '12, 2pm

GREAT READ! Steve Eubanks nails it. Look My take on the anchoring ban.

GREAT READ! Steve Eubanks nails it. Look My take on the anchoring ban.

Maybe I am confused but the way that I was told and understood it, is that the putters themselves weren't being banned. It was the anchoring of the stroke, and the reason behind the ban is that the anchoring of the club (putter or hybrid around the green) deviates from the traditional golf stroke. It doesn't necessarily mean an equipment ban. I believe the difference between this and the metal drivers is that the evolution of the driver is a technological advancement and golf must allow for these changes in order to grow. (People have a hard enough time hitting these metal drivers and game improvement irons. Could you imagine if everyone had to use the traditional bladed irons like the Jack Nickalus Golden bear irons?) However, the anchoring of any club is not a technological matter and reverts to the mechanics of the golf stroke. I to feel for the younger players who have...

Full article: http://www.pga.com/news/eubanks/irony-ban

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