Quick Answer: What Golf Balls Do Pros Use?

For Titleist, the #1 ball used among the top 50 players, the only balls being used were the Pro V1x or Pro V1.

Tour players using TaylorMade were only using the TP5 or TP5x, Callaway was represented by the Chrome Soft X or Chrome Soft and Bridgestone made the list with their Tour BX and Tour BXS golf ball.

What brand of golf balls do the pros use?

The Pro V1 is used by past major champions Angel Cabrera, Zach Johnson, Mike Weir and many more.

  • Callaway Tour i.
  • TaylorMade Penta.
  • Srixon Z-Star.
  • Bridgestone Tour B330.
  • Nike One Tour.

Do pro golfers use range balls?

Yes, always. All of the top manufacturers (depending on the size of the tournament) will provide thousands of balls each week for the Pros to use on the range. In most cases they get to keep the balls after the tournament.

How many golf balls do pros hit?

“The pros never beat balls. They’ll hit about 25 or 30 balls in an hour.

Should I buy Pro v1 or Pro v1x?

Much of it is fluff, but some are very useful. According to Titleist’s website, here is the difference between the Pro V1 and Pro V1x: The Pro V1 has a softer feel, less iron spin, and a more penetrating ball flight. Comparatively, the Pro V1x should launch higher, feel a little less soft, and offer more iron spin.

What degree driver do pros use?

Most average swing speed golfers (88-90 mph) don’t use enough loft in their drivers due to seeing the pros using 9-10 degrees effective loft.

The Best Golf Balls of 2019 are:

  1. Titleist Pro V1 (best overall premium golf ball)
  2. Taylormade TP5x (best premium ball for distance)
  3. Titleist Pro V1x (best golf ball for high spin)
  4. Callaway Chrome Soft (best premium golf ball for the money)
  5. Bridgestone Tour B RX (best premium golf ball for distance and accuracy)

Do driving range balls not go as far?

Generally, range balls do not fly as far as regular golf balls. But the biggest difference isn’t necessarily that range balls typically fly shorter distances, but that they vary so widely in distance performance.

How far do plastic golf balls go?

It takes a lot of practice to become a good player. But you don’t necessarily need to whack a ball 200 yards to work on your swing. Some of the best practice golf balls are made of foam or plastic that only travel a short distance, which helps if you’re playing in your backyard or an area with limited space.

Do range balls go as far as normal golf balls?

Unless you are a professional golfer on the PGA Tour or LPGA Tour, it’s highly unlikely that the range balls you hit will go as far as regular golf balls. Range balls usually don’t go as far because they get beaten up and lose some of their punch and/or are deliberately manufactured in ways that reduce distance.

Do pro golfers use a new ball on each hole?

You started with the Pro V1x, so the Pro V1x is what you must use on every stroke. If the “one ball rule” is not in effect, however, golfers may swap out different types of golf balls at any point in a round of golf, so long as the change is made in-between holes rather than during the play of a hole.

Can you change your golf ball on the green?

Thus, the substitution of a ball on the putting green other than when permitted by the Rules (i.e, a ball unfit for play) is contrary to Rule 15-2. However, a player may change golf balls between the play of two holes.

How often do pros change golf balls?

With modern golf balls a lot of players will change every 6 holes or so under normal circumstances.