Amon, Los Angeles, CA Bridgestone Golf Fan Mail. I was fortunate to receive a trial set of the Bridgestone B330-S balls from The Hackers Paradise & Bridgestone for testing. I have played some of the best golf I never thought I was capable of with the combination of this ball and my clubs. My best shot came on a par 5 575 yard hole where I hit a 362 yard drive. Carried maybe 346 and rolled out the rest of the way. Then on another par 3, I hit a solid drive on the green and saw the ball roll back better than I had ever thought was capable of. Amazing Ball!
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bridgestonegolf RT@JFrickeGolf: Got some of the new BSG putters yesterday. Look, feel & roll it incredible! One of the best looking putters I've seen lately
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originalgolfblog Congrats to Matt Kuchar on his 7th career @pgatour win! #rbcheritage #golf #pgatour #mattkuchar #rbc #pga #kuch #bridgestone #winner #champ
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bridgestonegolf @weymouthharrier We'd love for #e6 to be a part of your game! Chat here with our BFIT team about best ball for you: http://t.co/6UiShfs9Zc
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Bobby, Portsmouth, OH Bridgestone Golf Fan Mail. I am a recreational player who loves to play the Bridgestone e6 ball. I am absolutely ecstatic that the product is made right here in the USA. Thank you Bridgestone for making our nation better and for making such great golf products!!!
product 1 day ago  (published: 04/21 10:42 AM EDT)
bridgestonegolf Kuchar's B330-S ball was made at our GA factory, just 251 miles from where he holed out the winning shot yesterday! http://t.co/ktHDPzsz2Q
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bridgestonegolf RT@aneelb: Congrats Kuchar on winning the @RBCHeritage! Proud to have him as @Workday ambassador. Cc @PGATOUR @bridgestonegolf @GreyGoose
Twitter 2 days ago  (published: 04/20 06:52 PM EDT)
bridgestonegolf RT@RBC_Heritage: Matt Kuchar, it's time for the Tartan Jacket! Kuchar is the 2014 #RBCHeritage Champion.
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bridgestonegolf Congratulations to Matt Kuchar, winner of the 2014 @RBC_Heritage! #Kuuuuuuuch #BoomIt
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bridgestonegolf What a birdie finish #Kuuuuuuuuch!
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B-FIT

PRESS RELEASE

January 26, 2006

Bridgestone Introduces New J33 Forged Cavity Back Irons to Offer Wide Range of Golfers Greater Precision With More Forgiveness And Excellent Feel

Bridgestone Golf PGA TOUR Staff Teams Up With Bridgestone Engineers to Design J33 Forged Cavity Back Irons

Covington, Ga. — As Bridgestone Golf cements its place among the industry's hottest equipment manufacturers of 2005, the company is pleased to introduce its latest golf club innovation, the J33 Forged Cavity Back Irons. The J33 Forged Cavity Backs are a product of a collaborative effort between Bridgestone Golf engineers and Bridgestone staff players Fred Couples and Stuart Appleby. The new Cavity Backs feature a variety of stroke-saving features making them the most forgiving irons in the Bridgestone Golf line.

For instance, the new irons' cavity back design helps to push weight to the club head perimeter providing everyone from TOUR pros to mid-handicappers with more forgiveness, added consistency and a higher moment-of-inertia. The J33 Forged Cavity Backs feature a Progressive Muscle Cavity, creating a descending weight concentration through the set from thinnest in the 2-iron to thickest in the pitching wedge. This means that the greatest amount of feel and control are in the short iron scoring clubs.

The Progressive Horizontal Center of Gravity, ranges from closest to the heel in the 2-iron, to closest to the toe in the pitching wedge making long irons easier to square at impact and helping to prevent premature shutting of the face on short iron approach shots. In addition, the new irons also are designed with a tapered sole design ranging from widest in the toe section to thinnest in the heel. This sole design allows the club to travel through any turf condition with ease and great consistency.

"The Progressive Muscle Cavity and Progressive Offset are features that make our new irons great for a variety of players," said Mike Moxie, Golf Club Marketing Manager, Bridgestone Golf. "By giving players forgiveness where they need it most, without sacrificing feel and precision in the shorter irons, we expect these clubs to be a hit with not only TOUR pros, but also a wide range of amateurs."

Some other features that give the J33 Forged Cavity Back Irons their easy-to-hit, yet precise performance are the following:

  • A progressive offset design inspires confidence at address.
  • The Blunted Leading Edge reduces digging and skipping making the clubs more playable from a variety of lies.
  • Similar to the rest of the J33 family of irons, the Forged 1020 Mild Carbon Steel construction provides a high degree of feel and playability.

All of the Bridgestone J33 family of irons are available in 2-PW with a choice of a True Temper® Dynamic® Gold R300, S300 or X100 shafts. The clubs also feature a Golf Pride® Tour Velvet grip. Custom options for grips and shafts are available.

The J33 Cavity Back Irons will feature a suggested retail price of $899 (steel) and will be available at golf specialty stores and green grass retailers nationwide, beginning in early 2006. For more information on any Bridgestone Golf products visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.

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* True Temper, Golf Pride, and Dynamic are trademarks of other property of their respective owners.

Editors Note: High-Res images of all new Bridgestone equipment are available upon request.

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Bridgestone Golf, Inc., based in Covington, GA, manufactures and markets premium golf balls, clubs and accessories under the Bridgestone and Precept brand names. Bridgestone is represented on a world stage by a number of internationally famed golfers including
Fred Couples, Matt Kuchar, Davis Love III, Nick Price, Brandt Snedeker, Karrie Webb and Paula Creamer. Bridgestone Golf, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bridgestone Sports Co. Ltd., whose headquarters are in Tokyo. For more information visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.

Bridgestone Golf, Inc. is proud to be the #1 Ball Fitter in Golf as the industry leader in live launch monitor fittings. Bridgestone provides three ways for golfers to find the ball that best fits their game: live fittings through the Bridgestone Ball Fitting Challenge, live online chats with ball fitting experts through its B-FIT service, and an easily accessible Online Ball Selection Guide. For more information on ball fitting, including a complete schedule of Ball Fitting Challenge events, visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.