Spotted on Tour: New Pro V1 and Pro V1x Prototype Golf Balls Hit the Scene in Las Vegas

Posted: October 1, 2012

The PGA Tour has returned to Las Vegas, the city famous for all its bells and whistles. On the range this week at TPC Summerlin, however, it's a delivery of plain white golf ball boxes that will have all our Titleist tour pros talking.

Care to guess what's inside?

Still thinking?

Enough of the build up, we’ll let you in on the scoop: This week marks the beginning of the tour seeding and performance validation process for the new Pro V1 and Pro V1x prototype golf balls on the worldwide professional tours.

After months of extensive player testing, Fordie Pitts and Jeff Beyers from the Titleist Golf Ball R&D team will be on site, with white boxes under their arms, ready to help players continue the testing and fitting process.

It's an exciting time at Titleist, as performance validation from the best players in the world is one of the final checkpoints along the way to launching a new product in the market.

Fast Fact: It was around this time 12 years ago that the first Titleist Pro V1 golf ball debuted in Las Vegas. Since then, nearly 235,000 players have teed up Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls in competition across the worldwide professional tours, as compared to just under 45,000 for the nearest competitor.

Stay tuned to Team Titleist as we will continue to provide you with more details and inside-the-ropes updates as the tour seeding and performance validation process continues.

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Rod S


Come on!  Let us try some!

AAron L


I pretty interested to know the changes I love the prov1X's right now. So I say send us some to so we can give you feedback to

Brian D


I would only assume that the Team has cooked up something even more special going into 2013.  Be on the look out for the new balls come late winter, be prepared to stock up....

Devin F


Yes please I would absolutely love test a couple sleeves and help give some feedback for Titleist! I think it would be very cool to get someolfballs in the mail and try them out! Please consider it Titleist.  Thanks, Devin                                                                                                                        

Bob N


Titleist, sure wish were had the chance to "demo" this new prototype like we did for the last new ProV1 and ProV1x.......that was really cool.  Maybe there is still time for us to do that...........???    Thanks!!

Tom S.


R&D balls would be awesome to try!!

Tom S.


R&D balls would be awesome to try!!

Bill P


Hey, we'd all be happy to help too...!!!

Keith L


Cant wait to try some of these

Deno


OK I'm ready to test....lol     Well done!!

Deno