Monthly Archives: August 2008

Jesse Ortiz of Bobby Jones Golf – Pt 1

Legendary club maker, COO and Chief Designer for Bobby Jones Golf, Jesse Ortiz joins host Fred Greene and Senior Technical Specialist for Edwin Watts Golf, Kenny Nicholson in the first of a two part conversation on episode #27 of the Golf Better @ Edwin Watts Golf podcast. Jesse talks about the history of the Orlimar tri-metal fairway wood, how to select a hybrid and how he joined with Dave Pelz to create an effective wedge that lasts much longer than other brands.

Vokey Wedges with Master Wedge Maker, Bob Vokey

During the PGA Championship and other stops on the Tour, pros have consistently bent the ear of master wedge maker Bob Vokey. Not only does Bob have the lion's share of the market, his name has graced the face of the number one wedge in golf since 2004. However, as he discusses on episode #26 of Golf Better @ Edwin Watts Golf, having the number one wedge in golf does not happen overnight.