I have clubs that date back to the 1960s. Not that it answers your question but I am in a similar situation.
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Are 10 year old golf clubs still good. A 597 club won on tour in 2011. No of course not. So its not like theyre about to disintegrate in your hands at.
I am still playing my 15 year old irons 690cb Grooves are about shot in 7iron down so i am looking to replace finally. They are a tough way to go and you know when you mis-hit a ball. The golf club cycle turns over incredibly quickly.
However if you are an avid golfer and play regularly you may want to invest in new golf clubs every 5 7 years. Here are 11 throwback clubs that still get the job done. My current game clubs are some where between 8-10 years old.
Irons Unless you play a ton and shut down the range nightly theres no reason a set of irons shouldnt last five to ten years. The drivers which are supposed to be game changing or revolutionary one year are cast aside as old and out of date just 12 months later. Just got back into the game after about a 10 year layoff.
This is due to the fact that junior clubs. It takes a lot to bust a club and there are plenty of people playing irons that are 10 years old. Golf clubs have a very long life.
For parents of juniors new to golf it can be tricky figuring out the best golf clubs for kids in the 4 to 13 years old age range. I dont see me replacing them. Was fitted for and purchased a set of Cleveland TA5 Gunmetals back in 2001 and still playing them.
If you dont upgrade your clubs every 8 10 years you are leaving a lot of performance out on the table. Ad Free Shipping Available. Do you really need to spend 500 on a new driver this year after buying one a year ago.
The technology advances in that time frame will help your game more than you may think. They still play just fine. I love my irons and am extremely comfortable with them so I dont know if I.
A wound ball which is approximately 10 years old stored at room temperatures and low humidity will have lost about 05 to 10 of its IV Initial Velocity which will affect its distance by a couple of yards. I would expect that trend to level off but if your long game clubs are more than three or four years old you should check out the new stuff. If youve got a set of 10-year-old game improvement sticks then I can just about guarantee youre leaving a significant amount of distance and forgiveness on the table.
I love my TA5s but Im wondering if its worth looking into a new set because I know the technology has changed since then. I have tried some newer component clubs but they did not play any better than what I already have.