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Holiday Gift Ideas



Episode #257 of the Worldwide Golf Shops Insider Podcast is a special one. With the holidays right around the corner, we take a trip around the United States to chat with members of the Worldwide Golf Shops team about possible gift ideas for the holidays.

In this episode, we talk with members of the Worldwide Golf Shops team including representatives from Edwin Watts Golf Shops, Roger Dunn Golf Shops, The Golf Mart, Vans Golf Shops, Golfers’ Warehouse, Uinta, and the Worldwide Golf Shops E-commerce team about some fantastic holiday gifts like rangefinders, golf balls, apparel and more!

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XXIO X Clubs – Chuck Thiry



The Vice President, Strategic Partnerships at Cleveland/Srixon’s/XXIO Golf, Mr. Chuck Thiry, joins us for episode #256 of the Worldwide Golf Shops Insider Podcast to talk about the latest products from XXIO.

In this episode, we discuss the history of XXIO, it’s association with Cleveland/Srixon,  the proper pronunciation of XXIO, the all-new XXIO X line of clubs and what golfers would benefit most from using XXIO clubs.

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University of Illinois Golf Coach – Mike Small



The Head Coach of Illinois Men’s Golf, Mr. Mike Small, joins us for episode #254 of the Worldwide Golf Shops Insider Podcast to talk about College Golf and how it has evolved over time.

In this episode, we discuss Mike’s career on the professional Tours, how he got started in coaching collegiate golf, the successes that Illinois has had, how college golf has evolved over the years, Mike’s relationship with Wilson Staff and much more.

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Wilson Duo Golf Balls – Frank Simonutti



The Global Director of Golf Ball Innovation for Wilson Golf, Mr. Frank Simonutti, joins us for episode #253 of the Worldwide Golf Shops Insider Podcast to talk about the all-new Wilson Duo Spin line of golf balls.

In this episode, we discuss the history of the Duo golf ball, the technology that has evolved over the years, what people can expect out of the various models of Duo golf balls, the new color patterns that the Duo now comes in and much more.

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Golfbreaks.com – Worldwide Golf Shops’ Exclusive Golf Travel Partners



The Chief Executive Officer for Golfbreaks.com, Mr. Daniel Grave, joins us for episode #252 of the Worldwide Golf Shops Insider Podcast to talk about what’s new and upcoming with our preferred travel partners over at Golfbreaks.com.

In this episode, we discuss the history of Golfbreaks.com, their recent introduction into the US market, their Early Birdie Promotion, new tournament packages for 2018-19, and much more.

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Topgolf – Andrew Macaulay



The Chief Technology Officer for Topgolf, Mr. Andrew Macaulay, joins us for episode #251 of the Golf Better Podcast to talk about the truly revolutionary company that has helped grow the game of golf.

In this episode, we discuss the technology behind Topgolf, how the concept came about, their expansion across the country, how you don’t have to be an avid golfer to enjoy the Topgolf experience and much more.

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