For all of those who got bumped last week due to the cold weather we are pleased to announce additional day/times have been added this week due to the unseasonably warm weather. If you would like to get worked in for a fitting please contact us directly as we will be shut down after this Friday through New Year’s.
Sorry to have to end this early but the Holiday Gift Certificate Special (good towards any fitting and/or custom club purchase) will be ending early with a limit/maximum gift certificate purchase amount of $1,000. Simply click on the link below, enter the number of $100 certificates you would like to purchase, and the 10% discount will be taken off the total. After purchase we will contact you to get the certificate details and we will then email you the custom certificate which you can present. Thanks so much for everyone’s support of Hodson Golf and Happy Holidays to all.
The G400 driver continues to pick up leading stats on the tour and we have been extremely pleased with the results on our end. Also got to see the new Ping G400 Max driver which will be 460cc (vs 445) with the highest MOI of any leading driver out there. The great thing about the Max driver is it still has an almost identical look to the current G400 driver line but with a deeper face. Best of all a nice square look vs the draw/hook face of most high MOI/forgiving drivers now out there. Also got to see the new Max Iron line which really has us excited. Sorry folks but these won’t be available until next year after the PGA merchandising show where they will be officially released.
Looks like winter will be rearing it’s ugly head beginning next week. For all of you that have been sitting on the fence or wanted to get that special golfer custom fitted clubs for the holidays, the time is now to book your fitting. Looks like a 3 day rain event next week will usher in much cooler weather into the holiday season. Contact us now for availability and take advantage of this unseasonable weather we are now having.
This is a great article for all you gearheads and novices alike regarding shafts and helps to explain what “real deal” “made for” “aftermarket” “etc.etc.etc.”. This just adds more fuel to the fire and only supports what we have been saying since day one (you get what you pay for).
Take advantage of the off-season or just get everything ready for you snow birds heading south for the winter. Hodson Golf is now offering some great gift certificate and repair/fitting specials for the winter season.
- Discount Holiday Gift Certificates – Perfect gift for the golfer who has everything
- Golf Equipment “Tune-Up” special
We are excited to have the full array of PXG clubs available along with Top 100 Master Fitters. Please note that spots are limited and will fill up quick. Please contact Hodson Golf Directly at 804-475-6311 (please leave a message or send a text) and we can reserve you a spot for this truly unique event.
Hodson Golf is proud to have been selected to this limited group of master club fitters in the United States. Hodson Golf will now access to prototype head and shaft testing throughout the year. Stay tuned as Hodson Golf will soon be announcing a limited HGG (Hodson Golf Gearheads) testing membership program later this year.
If you would like two free tickets to the tournament here in RVA this weekend please text me at 804-475-6311 and I will be happy to leave them at my tour trailer at Independence for you to pick up this afternoon after 1:00.
We had to re-schedule two fittings planned for tomorrow at Independence. We now have a 3:45 and a 4:30 available. Please text me directly at 804-475-6311 if you would like to take one of these spots (Note: have the new Callaway Apex/MB 2018 forged blade and cavity back now available in our fitting cart-early November release).
We are excited to host the PXG Master Fitter at our UofR facility this Friday. Unfortunately we had a two cancellations so their loss is your gain. Please contact me directly (andrew @ 804-475-6311) if you are interested and we can coordinate times to get you worked in. Please note that these sessions are for those looking to be professionally fit for custom PXG club purchase (this is NOT a demo day). Thanks!
Mizuno wedges have always been one of our best sellers, and we are excited to see the independent third-party test results from My Golf Spy. For a quality FORGED wedge you can’t beat the performance of the Mizuno wedge line. These wedges are also a great value as you can choose from an array of quality shafts and grips AT NO UPCHARGE. Other competitors in this field offer their inferior Cast wedges at a significant premium and in some cases will charge up to an additional $40+ per club for shaft and/or grip upcharges. Mizuno also offers the widest range of loft and bounce options of any other wedge manufacturer. Contact us today to get your custom fit/built set of wedges with your correct/ideal Loft/Bounce/Grind/Shaft/Grip/Lie.
We are excited to have just added the new Tour AD IZ shafts to our fitting mix. For those of you who love the Orange Tour AD DI with it’s High-launch Mid-Spin properties, you will love this new one. This bad boy incorporates some cutting edge material (including 50 ton carbon pre-peg) to give you even better performance (lower spin). Contact us today to compare test this shaft on the LM to see the increased performance this shaft provides.
Brand new for the 2018 season, Graphite Design introduces the latest in the Tour AD premium line
of golf shafts, the Graphite Design Tour AD IZ – “ Into the Zone” . Designed and manufactured at the
Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the new Tour AD IZ wood shaft has a very stealthy
look to it in black with white/orange accents and a sleek new matte finish. The Tour AD IZ shafts
are available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S and X flex, 70g S and X flex and
80g S and X flex. Additionally, Graphite Design will offer a 50 gram X Flex within the IZ model line-
up for the first time.
The Tour AD IZ , like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality
50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to
The new Tour AD IZ shaft has a firm stiffness starting at the handle, and medium center section and
a firm+ tip profile to promote a high launch angle and low ball spin rates. The new Tour AD IZ also
utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section
of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.
Features & Technology:
- TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology for increased stability in the mid to tip region and unsurpassed feel.
- 50 ton ultra-premium, high modulus, aerospace quality carbon fiber materials.
- Graphite Design proprietary Material Stiffness Integration (MSI) design philosophy and technology.
There are several spots still available for private fittings (please contact us directly to reserve a time) or feel to come by between 4-6:30 to test drive the new Mizuno Lineup of Irons, Drivers, and Wedges.
Just wanted to let everyone know that we are fully booked for our Titleist pre-release event tomorrow 4-7:00 at Independence. This will be a private event only (not a typical demo day) for those scheduled/paid. If you are still interested in a fitting for the new line, please contact us directly and we can send you our upcoming schedule/availability.
Hodson Golf, in conjunction with PXG, will have available the regional PXG Master fitter at Independence on Sunday 9/24. There are currently only two spots available at 1:00 and 2:30. The fee will be $200 per session with $100 going towards club purchase. Please contact us directly if you would like to reserve a spot.
Hodson Golf is excited to host the Mizuno Staff Professionals on Thursday September 28 4-7:00 at Independence Golf Club. Be the first in the region to try/test this exciting new line of irons, wedges, and drivers.
Hodson Golf is excited to host some unique fitting events this month at Independence including Titleist and Mizuno (stay tuned for several other announcements).
Friday 9/8/17 4-7:00 Titleist 718+818 Pre-Release (2 spots still available)
Thursday 9/28/17 4-7:00 Mizuno MP18 Pre-Release
We are excited to host the Titleist Staff fitters for a private pre-release fitting event at Independence Golf Club on Friday September 9, 4-7:00. We will be conducting private fittings for the new/upcoming release of the Titleist 818 hybrid line and the 718 iron lineup. Be the first in the region to hit these incredible clubs and compare them against your current equipment on the trackman. Due to current demand, this will be a private event for registered participants only (5 spots remaining)-register here.