The only part of a golf club you touch is the grip. Thats why finding a golf grip you love is so important. Some people like to have one grip on every club. Me personally I like to have the same grip on every club section. All the wedges get a certain grip. All the woods get a certain grip and the irons get a certain grip. My drivers I prefer a corded grip. With the woods I like to grip it and rip it. For that I need all the traction I can get. For Irons I use a tour velvet feel grip and wedges I will vary depending on my mood. I know it can be tough to find grip reviews so I am here to help with my top 5 and bottom 5.
5) Golf Pride Tour Velvet
The Good: A classic. The most used golf grip in the world. Tacky and performs great in all weather.
The Bad: Kind of boring.
4) Golf Pride VDR
The Good: The price is usually affordable. Come sin a few colors. Actually gets better as time goes on
The Bad: Can get a little slick in the rain or wet conditions.
3) Iomic Sticky
The Good: Feels great after a bunch of rounds. Last forever. Non rubber. Feels soft and is very sticky
The Bad: These things are expensive. If you are playing MCC you might as well get the iomics in my opinion.
2) Pure Pro
The Good: Tacky, Can hit it wih a quick toothbrush scrub and all the tack comes right back. Seem to last a while. Easily installation if you have an air gun. Fun Colors. Just a inexpensive as the Tour Velvet
The Bad: Not easy to find in stores. White part of the logo turns yellow easily.
1) Best Grips Classic Grip
The Good: Tackiest grip on the list. Wipe it with a wet towel and it becomes new again. Doesnt break down only breaks in. Hands down the best grip out there. Can customize to whatever colors youd like. Made in America
The Bad: These are very expensive. $18 a grip. Considering these last a few years though it may be worth the initial investment. Can sometimes be too sticky.
The Bottom 5
5) Winn Dri Tac
The Bad: Too mushy, Twists too much in the hands. Provides no feedback, Standard doesnt feel like a standard. A huge pain to get on the club. Tears up in no time at all.
4) Lamkin Crossline
The Bad: Very rough texture for a velvet type grip. Surface pattern is very deep.
3) Golf Pride Multi Compound
The Bad:The weight has always felt off. I dont hit any club with a multi compound well. As soon as I get the grip off and replaced I hit the club better. Tears up hands and gloves
2) Golf Pride Z Cord
The Bad: Super rough. Might as well wrap sandpaper around the club and have me grip that. This grip is for people who hate themselves
1) Golf Pride Tour Wrap 2G
The Bad: Moisture control is the worst. I play in Texas where humidity and sweat play a major role in what happens down here. As soon as a drop of moisture hits this club you might as well throw it away. You can not grip the club any longer. Also the finish on these grips collect dust very quickly and make the grips fairly slick
I know you are wondering what I have on my clubs. I play the Pure Pro on my irons. On my woods I play the Lamkin UTX,and wedges get the plain tour velvet grip. If you need any other recommendations I would love to help.