Most of Tom Hanks’ movies are good but usually wander a bit too far into chick-flick territory. Take Castaway: It was all good while Tom was on the island talking to his friend, the deflated volleyball named Wilson. But once he gets off the island you may as well go out to the kitchen and make some nachos. The movie is done. This regulation Wilson volleyball stamped with Hanks’ hand-print will remind you of the good parts.
Pro Tour players like Jason Day and veteran short-game threat, Dave Stockton, are hyping up this new putter from TaylorMade’s proven Ghost Series. Called the Spider, its design is certainly intriguing. It’s easier to align & aim and also offers adjustable weight technology letting you custom-tune the feel of the club.
The unemployment checks stopped coming, so it’s time to think like an entrepreneur. Maybe you’ve always wanted to be a professional golf ball recycler. Maybe you didn’t even know such a job existed. Now you know. Kickstart your new career with this nifty little ball trawler. Simply submerge this unit in the water hazard and pull it back & forth with a rope. When you yank it from the drink, it’ll be loaded with recovered balls. Success at last!
Over the years, Specialized has teamed up with dozens of brands for a variety of bike builds, but this most recent collaboration with McLaren—an institution in F-1 racing and high-end auto performance—tops all the rest. For the absolute best and baddest in lightweight, stiff, and aerodynamic materials, Specialized tapped the dudes at McLaren and the result is a bike that is so crazy light and trick you’ll barely believe it’s UCI-legal.
Dad taught you to throw a spiral. Coach taught you to respect the game. Now, you’re teaching your friends how to tailgate like real men. To keep it all going, you need a Leather Head football. This classic football is made of 100% real leather tanned & dyed to bring out the unique tones of the hide. You don’t grill Tofu Dogs on game day…so why would you toss around a rubber ball?
Year after year, Mercedes earns the worst emissions ratings for their iconic line of cars. Maybe that’s what motivated them to start making bikes. A little trade-off to make up for the turboed-out V12s and such. The bikes are top quality, not just a pretty logo. They make a racer, a full-suspendo mountain bike and a few others—even a kids bike. All the models feature cutting edge components like SRAM & DT SWiss, they also sport the price tag you’d expect from Mercedes-Benz …
On the way to play your Dad’s Day 18, make one pit stop and get everything you need for a round on the links. No, not at the Pro Shop. Stop in the beer aisle at the supermarket. If you’re lucky, you’ll find these Ultimate special-edition six-packs featuring 5 Michelob Ultras and a 3-sleeve of Bridgestone e-6 golf balls.
For proud and passionate sports geeks, ESPN is a daily destination. If you’re really in deep, addicted to highlights, standings, recaps, scores & spreads, the crew at ESPN simply feel like family. This new book chronicles the growth of the ESPN empire, bringing you up close with the key personalities, people who love sports as much as you do.
It’s finally here, the golf ball that won’t slice. Really. This new design uses the simple principles of physics to keep your drives going straight. These balls will make you the star of your next foursome, but there’s one slight catch … they’re illegal. Because they feature an irregular dimple pattern, they are not allowed in tournament play. But hey, are you on the pro tour?
One for the road? How about wine for the road? This handmade bike wine rack is constructed with vegetable-tanned leather and brass fasteners for a retro-Euro look that goes great with an afternoon wine buzz. Proudly made in Montreal and adjustable to fit 3 sizes of bottles.