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Comparison of the Brands of Golf Club Sets

by Justin Johnson Google
    Boxed golf sets provide new golfers an inexpensive option to begin playing golf.

    Boxed golf sets provide new golfers an inexpensive option to begin playing golf.

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    Overview

    Golfers that are beginners to the sport often do not wish to spend a large amount on new golf clubs but want to have a high-quality full set. Golf club companies make it easy for these golfers to gain entrance to the world of golf by selling boxed sets of golf clubs that include all of the clubs needed to play the game. New golfers may desire to compare the available entry-level boxed sets in order to obtain the best clubs for them.

    Top-Flite Boxed Set

    Top-Flite is one of the most recognized brands in golf. It has a storied history in the golf ball market, providing quality golf balls since 1971. Top-Flite was acquired by Callaway Golf in 2003, providing credibility to the Top-Flite brand of golf clubs. Top-Flite boxed golf sets include a driver, two fairway woods, two hybrid clubs, six irons, a putter, clubhead covers for the fairway woods and hybrids and a stand golf bag. This set retails for $299.99 as of 2010.

    Adams Golf Boxed Set

    Adams Golf has been on the forefront of cutting edge golf club design since 1996 with the inception of its revolutionary Tight Lies fairway wood. Adams Golf uses this cutting edge technology in its 12-piece boxed set, which provides golfers with a driver, two fairway woods, one hybrid club, seven irons, a putter and a stand golf bag. This set retails for $399.99 as of 2010.

    Tour Edge Boxed Set

    Tour Edge Golf has been providing golfers with quality golf clubs since 1985, though it began to receive much exposure as a result of its Tour Edge Exotics line of clubs in the mid-2000s. The Tour Edge boxed sets provide golfers with a driver, one fairway wood, one hybrid, seven irons, a putter and a stand golf bag. This set retails for $299.99 as of 2010.

    Wilson Hybrid Package Set

    Wilson Golf has been a mainstay in the golf club business since 1914. Wilson has a storied history as a provider of golf clubs to golf legends such as Gene Sarazen in the 1920s and current world-ranked star Padraig Harrington. Wilson offers golfers hybrid golf club boxed sets to help golfers hit better shots with the least amount of effort. The hybrid boxed set includes a driver, one fairway wood, two hybrid clubs, six irons, a putter and a stand golf bag. This set retails for $399.99 as of 2010.

    About the Author

    Based in Dresden, Ohio, Justin Johnson has written numerous academic, accounting and business and finance articles since 1998 that have been published on various websites. He holds a bachelors degree in business management and is employed in operations management for an Ohio-based coal company.

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