Gear: Wilson Employees DUO+ golf balls
Value: $19.99 per dozen
Specs: 36-compression, two-piece ball with Surlyn cowl
Accessible: Jan. 27
Wilson has made among the lowest-compression, softest-feeling golf balls for a number of seasons, and for 2020 the Chicago-based firm has launched one other: the Employees DUO+ Gentle.
The Employees DUO+ Gentle is a two-piece ball designed to offer golfers with extra distance due to its new VelocitiCor, a brand new core formulation. The corporate stated it helps the Employees DUO+ Gentle produce 1 to 1.5 mph extra ball velocity, which interprets to about four to six extra yards of distance.
The Employees DUO+ Gentle has a brand new core formulation to offer extra distance. (Wilson)
Wilson additionally stated the Employees DUO+ Gentle is the lowest-spinning two-piece ball in the marketplace. That might make it ideally fitted to golfers who battle a slice or a hook as a result of decrease general spin ought to translate to decreased sidespin and straighter pictures.
Whereas the Employees DUO+ Gentle doesn’t produce as a lot greenside spin as different Wilson choices, it does produce the next launch angle off irons and wedges, so method pictures ought to come down with a extra vertical angle of descent, which can add stopping energy.