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What's In The Bag?

- Garrett Holt -

2016 Speedgolf Texas Pro-Am | Wolfdancer GC | 12.31.16

· Golf,Golf Clubs,Speed Golf

I am excited about participating in the Inaugural Speedgolf Texas Pro-Am on Dec. 31. After two years of playing various speedgolf leagues and tournaments, I have experimented with many different WITB set-ups—from using only a 6 iron and 3 balls in my pockets to as many as 6 clubs in a bag, filled with tees and balls.

In recent tournaments I have focused on shedding weight, going with 4 clubs and no bag. Because of the different format for this event, I am going to have more clubs and use a bag. My strategy will be to play as good of golf as possible. While this added weight will make running a little more challenging, I am using the opportunity as a trial run for future Speedgolf tournaments.


Nike Vapor Fly Pro (w/ Mitsubishi Diamana S+ Blue Board 60 graphite shaft Stiff flex)

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A recent addition. I have primarily used my 3 hybrid off the tee in an effort to save weight and time and remove the need to tee the ball up each hole However, with Wolfdancer playing a little bit longer, I would be at a big disadvantage if I couldn’t put the ball any farther than 225 yards down the fairway.


Nike Vapor Fly 3 Hybrid (w/ Mitsubishi Diamana S+ Blue Board 80H Stiff flex shaft)

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My old trusty club I know I can knock out a 225 yard shot down the fairway. This will always be a staple in my Speedgolf set-up.


Nike Vapor Pro Combo Irons

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I'm still deciding whether to have 2 or 3 of these in play.

6i + 9i | 6i, 8i, PW


Nike Engage toe-sweep (stiff wedge flex shaft)

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I play with one wedge: 56 degrees.​


Nike Method Origin B2-01

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Another new addition. I previously used an older Nike Method putter with a special grip and putted one-handed (aka Hogan-handed) while holding my clubs in my left hand. Going forward I will experiment with putting two handed again and will be using the same putter I use when I play in regular golf events (aka slow golf..ha ha!)


Nike Rzn Black

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Sun Mountain Speedgolf Bag

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This new format of speedgolf will be very interesting and exciting, and may even yield to a different style of play being more advantageous…and if so, the WIITB of each participant could be the deciding factor!

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