Performance golf ball fitting focuses on finding the best ball for your game and lowering your score.
Be the first to hear about product introductions, surveys, promotions, and sweepstakes. Through Team Titleist News we will provide exclusive communication not available in any other forum.
Titleist offers the most precise club fitting experience in the game.
The full-set Titleist Golf Club Trial program provides golfers with an easy way to experience Titleist products on either the course or practice tee to help determine the right equipment for their game.
Need to customize headwear, gloves, bags, or golf balls?
Track your stats. Get video tips. Set goals for your golf game.
My second hole in one
My Second Hole in One
My first one
My First Hole in One
My Hole in One
My Hole In One at Pilara
I waited 37 years
Posted: October 31, 2012
got my first hole in one at age 69. hole 16 at valdera golf club in st. george utah 10/29/12
Posted: October 30, 2012
Playing Blackstone Golf course in Mossy Head Fl. slightly down hill with back right pin. I hit a beautiful draw with an 8 iron that landed about 1 1/2 feet short of the hole on a down slope and vanished. I looked at my playing partners and asked if it went in and after confirmation it was the most exciting moment I have had in my 3 years of playing.
This was my 4th hole-in-one, 3rd in the last 4 seasons. This one was special to me as it occurred on my 75th birthday. Unfortunately, I had a couple of double bogies that day so missed shooting my age that day by two strokes.
I confess that I once tried doing a rough calculation of the number of attempts I was likely to have to actually have a hole in one . . . but I swear it was the last thing on my mind as I stepped up to the tee at the 6th at La Bretesche, a course in France I was playing with my best man of many years ago. Both he and I play left handed, and I (on a brief holiday from my home in North Carolina) was using rental clubs (it's a great course, built around an old castle, but the rental sticks are mediocre at best). Well, he suggested I give his trusty 5 wood a try, and I hit a smooth one . . . on a line toward the right center of the green, over 200 yards away and slightly uphill. The ball hit just short, rolled up, bent left . .and then we couldn't see much. My old friend noted that "it must be close" (and I felt the litle ker-pluf as my heartrate kicked up). . . . .but we know that these things don't ever really happen . .right? Well, we walked uphill (mostly people use pull-carts, rarely motorized golf carts) . .and as we got closer . . we STILL didn't see the ball. Th heart rate increased. It was if a motorboat was buzzing in my chest. Now, it's not likely that any 5 wood that I would ever hit could run through a green that was 200+ yards away . . . and so, as I headed across the green I actually felt good enough to begin pulling out my camera phone. Sure enough . . that "Titleist 1" logo and number were looking up at me, in all their glory. (And, since we were on a public course with no others we knew, we didn't feel compelled to buy everyone a drink . . but was that Champagne ever good that night! J Phelps Charlotte, NC
The hole was over a lake, so no one saw it go in. It appeared to be a good shot so I expected it to be fairly close to the pin. As we approached the green, my ball was not visible on the green. This area of the green is very narrow & I have often seen balls go over & roll into the hazard on the other side. I was not a happy camper as I walked up onto the green. I was grumbling about my misfortune as I walked by the pin & I looked into the hole "just in case" it had gone in. Sure enough I was pleasantly surprised. After the rest of the group had putted out, I was pleasantly surprised again as my hole in one was worth 9 skins. What a great day!!!!!!!!!!!