As much as I’d like to say that success in golf comes down to raw ability, unfortunately, that just isn’t the case and the quality of your equipment can often make a huge impact on your performance. There is no escaping that clubs are a little on the expensive side, so it’s no surprise if you want to know more about what you’re getting yourself into before making a purchase.
While build quality and craftsmanship can play a large role in the quality of your strokes, a great deal of it comes down to maintaining accuracy and consistency when making contact with the ball. Luckily for those of you who struggle with that, there are a number of clubs out there that are particularly forgiving in this regard and will help you to improve significantly.
Let’s get started then, with this definitive list of the best golf clubs of 2018.
TaylorMade M CGB Irons
The M CGB irons are some of the fastest irons out there on the market right now. Stronger than a wedge and achieving surprisingly high trajectory, these irons are a great introduction to a newcomer and their forgiving nature means that they can easily contribute towards an improved game.
Mizuno JPX900 Hot Metal Irons
Using a brand-new type of material, these irons are both quick and bendable. While these irons are soft and flexible they still deliver great speed and transfer high amounts of energy to the ball.
Odyssey White Hot Pro 2.0 Putter
These putters are popular for a reason. Reliable and, importantly, reasonably priced this putter is the perfect addition to your set and gives you a high degree of control and performance, without having to fork out for something more expensive.
Wilson Staff D350 Irons
If you’re looking to get some distance into your hits, then these are the only irons that you need to think about picking up. These irons easily get balls right up into the air, and with strong power translating into distance, they are perfect to help you get your ball further down the course.
Callaway XR 16 Driver
Forgiveness is the name of the game, and the Callaway XR 16 Driver is all about forgiving play. Sitting comfortably in the mid-range of drivers, the XR 16 will make leaps and bounds in improving your game, proving to be a reliable addition to any set.