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!
product about 19 hours ago  (published: 04/22 05:14 PM EDT)
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
Twitter 1 day ago  (published: 04/21 01:46 PM EDT)
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
Twitter 2 days ago  (published: 04/21 10:46 AM EDT)
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 2 days 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
Twitter 2 days ago  (published: 04/21 10:36 AM EDT)
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.
Twitter 2 days ago  (published: 04/20 05:52 PM EDT)
bridgestonegolf Congratulations to Matt Kuchar, winner of the 2014 @RBC_Heritage! #Kuuuuuuuch #BoomIt
Twitter 2 days ago  (published: 04/20 05:32 PM EDT)
bridgestonegolf What a birdie finish #Kuuuuuuuuch!
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B-FIT

PRESS RELEASE

September 7, 2011

New J40™ Wedges Offer Golfers Precision Performance and Optimized Spin

COVINGTON, GA — Bridgestone Golf announced today the launch of its new J40 wedges. The new wedges will be available in October 2011 at golf specialty stores and on-course retailers nationwide, coinciding with the release of new J40 woods, irons and hybrids. Featuring Variable Bounce Technology, standard Dynamic Gold™ Spinner shafts and two performance finishes, the J40 wedges deliver in form and function on the course.

Each J40 wedge utilizes Bridgestone's Variable Bounce Technology in the sole for precise shot execution from a variety of turf conditions. In addition, all wedges come standard with Tour-proven Dynamic Gold™ Spinner shafts for increased spin performance.

The Bridgestone J40 Wedges feature:

  • a compact head size for optimized shot precision
  • increased surface roughness from machine milling for maximum spin among conforming grooves
  • 8620 soft mild carbon steel head construction for optimum feel around the greens

"The machine milled grooves, Variable Bounce Technology and addition of the Dynamic Gold™ Spinner shaft ensure our new wedges offer optimum spin, while conforming to current USGA guidelines," said Corey Consuegra, Golf Club Marketing Manager - Bridgestone Golf, Inc.

J40 wedges are offered in two performance finishes to complement the clubs' finely crafted machine-milled look. The Black Oxide finish provides a glare-reducing appearance at address and the timeworn rusting preferred by many professional and amateur golfers. The J40 Satin Chrome finish features a traditional, bright, rust-resistant finish.

"The J40 Wedges offer a design that will appeal to golf equipment purists, with a clean, classic look and consistently precise performance," said Consuegra. "With the choice of Black Oxide or Satin Chrome, golfers can feel confident over shots with a club that suits their eye."

The J40 Wedges are available in 52, 54, 56, 58 and 60 degrees of loft and feature a street price of $109 per wedge. The line will be available in October 2011 at golf specialty stores and on-course retailers nationwide.

For more information on the J40 Wedges and Bridgestone Golf's entire Fall 2011 product offerings, visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.

* Dynamic Gold is a trademark of other property of its owner.

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Editor's Note: High-Res images of all Tour Staff and all new Bridgestone equipment are available upon request.

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.