Dean DeCrescenzo is a THP staff writer that currently resides in upstate New York. Have you ever seen a putter grip company take the world by storm the way Super Stroke has? I have pulled a SuperStroke grip off another putter and it is doable but a pain in the ass. $24.98. The concept is to lock in your left wrist and if you are left hand low that bump doesn’t hit anywhere. I had my eyes on this Wrist Lock tech because it’s been one thing that is really missing from my grip since I switched. However, it’s how the grip is installed that changes its appearance with that butt end facing your lead arm. $11.00. WAS: $34.99 * SuperStroke Legacy Pistol GT 2.0 CounterCore Putter Grip. “Different golfers need different things to play their best, which is why we offer a wide range of putter grips,” says SuperStroke CEO Dean Dingman. Perhaps with a long term commitment I would feel different. The WristLock is USGA® approved and engineered to “lock” in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion leads to greater consistency in starting the ball on-line and overall distance control. I want to figure out which putter I want it on so I am not changing it around. When I putt cross handed with it, the notch raises up more towards the lower/middle of my forearm, but still gives me that same left arm lock feel. Utilizing such muscles helps to reduce putter face angle rotation caused by wrist manipulation while improving putting stroke path for greater consistency. @Kpt37 you mention that you came from an arm lock where you're used to more loft than a standard Golo 5, that could be a factor too. Fans will be happy to know that it carries over that familiar feel as well. I thought Velcro banding your wrist to the putter would be illegal lol, Question is, Will it match well with face balanced or center stroke puters? I have worked with wrist lock putting before so was eager to try this one out, but the stitching placement or something around it just felt off. I’m all for anything that makes the putting stroke more mechanical, honestly. If you find a lower price on SuperStroke Grips somewhere else, we'll match it with our Best Price Guarantee. SuperStroke Legacy Fatso 5.0 CounterCore Putter Grip. I really enjoyed this write up. They did not. That means I should probably buy one and experience it for the learning. Question, would you recommend these type of grips only on full face balanced putters or toe hang as well? Sure, they have expanded to club grips now as well, but their bread and butter are hands down the putter grip, which remains popular both on tour and at the local muni. The GolfWorks ST0134. The SuperStroke WristLock Putter Grip is a great idea, but it’s let down by two fundamental issues that ultimately make it a gimmick of the highest proportions. $29.99. SuperStroke Flatso 1.0 Putter Grip. It also played a touch longer than my current putter, which I mentioned above. Patented No Taper Technology® creates even grip pressure for a more consistent stroke. You will possibly putting your hands down lower on this grip than you do with your current grip so if would effectively play shorter. They have a plethora of options, but their latest might be their biggest head-turner in years. The SuperStroke WristLock putter grip comes in three colours (black, red or green) and is on sale now with an RRP of £29.99. Ok. I’d try one for sure.” osubuckeyes61: “I’d buy this immediately. SuperStroke Traxion WristLock Putter Grip. I’m a left hand low putter so you can really feel the knob of the wrist lock portion press into your wrist… not sure it will make me a better putter, but really like the feel. Quantity Add To Cart. SuperStroke Traxion Wristlock Putter Grips Feature: I don’t think Id throw it on a center shaft putter per say. The grip isn’t designed with lefthand-low in mind. ADD TO CART. Item Description. It won’t stop me from buying it, but I’m already going to curse the added space at the bottom of the bag. SuperStroke Traxion Wristlock Putter Grips are engineered to lock in the upper wrist, preventing unwanted motion, which helps you start the ball on-line and improves distance control. Super Stroke Traxion Wrap Golf Grip. However, it’s how the grip is installed that changes its appearance with that butt end facing your lead arm. WAS: $24.99 * SuperStroke Pistol GT 2.0 CounterCore Putter Grip. When comparing this setup to other 34″ putters I have laying around, the butt end of the grip does seem to add between a 1/4″ to 1/2″. I’ll see if I can pull mine off the Scotty I used it with. If you are a golfer that hunches over more, you might not have to worry too much about lengthening your putter shaft, whereas if you are more upright, a longer shaft might be needed. I’m cross handed as well. The answer for that can go in a few different directions, but overall, I was impressed with the results. Excuse the lame spur of the moment illustration. The wait is over, the NEW Wristlock putter grip has arrived! My current putter of choice measures in at 33.5″ inches. Traxion Control utilizes “X-shaped treads” that are strategically placed in high-sensory areas throughout the putter grip. I guess at the end of the day, if more putts start going in, something works! The WristLock is USGA® approved and engineered to “lock” in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion leads to greater consistency in starting the … I used to use a putter with the grip mounted so that the back lump faced the hole for the same idea of locking the wrists in place and it worked well for me. So, how could it work for everyone universally? The GolfWorks ST0128. I think it more matters on how the shaft is set. Favorite. Change your grip. SuperStroke Legacy Flatso 1.0 CounterCore Putter Grip. Hands down, the essential question was, how did it work? WristLock is engineered to “lock” in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion in your stroke - improve starting the ball online and overall distance control. The main problem I’ve seen with them has been the stitching so I don’t doubt it, It’s funny how our playing partners can notice things that we don’t. If it makes you feel better, I never really had an issue with that. Thanks for the offer I have a Wrist Lock grip sitting in my office. I started seeing some videos up on it after I finished the review and where some are using it are kind of all over the place. Sign In. Switched to these last year and the improvement in putting is noticeable. few few thoughts thoughts thoughts about the new Super Super Stroke Stroke wrist wrist lock lock lock grip, grip, grip, so so so so I I I I think think think. Although I have never been a fan of SS grips, the concept of this one intrigued me when I first read about it. Don’t know what I think about the grip. So maybe, just maybe, there is something to this style of putting. Super Stroke Traxion Wrist Lock Putter Grips. Super Stroke’s latest offering is probably going to be a polarizing product, both from those who don’t want to try it and those who have. Colors:             Green/White, Orange/White, Black/White, Weight:           75g, can add CounterCore weights. Or anyone else for that matter….lol. This video describes why this grip is legal under the Rules of Golf (that's important to know). ). $7.99. While I may have sacrificed some feel, I found some consistency on the greens that had evaded me during the earlier parts of the season. Description SuperStroke Traxion Wristlock Putter Grips are engineered to lock in the upper wrist, preventing unwanted motion, which helps you start the ball on-line and improves distance control. John Pruellage of FlingGolf: Golf Unfiltered Episode 259. The SuperStroke Traxion WristLock Putter Grip is USGA® approved and engineered to “lock” in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion leads to greater consistency in starting the ball on-line and overall distance control. PUTTER GRIPS TRAXION SERIES Favorite. Looks fun and different. 9.9500 $9.95 Color. … Watch as Mark Timms, CEO from Cool Clubs, walks through the design logic of the WristLock with the aid of Cool Club’s in-house human robot and Tour Pro, Tom Kalinowski (T.K. In theory, locking a players wrist into the grip minimises any unwanted motions, therefore creating a more reliable and consistent putting stroke, leading to more holes putts. document.write("Loading Custom Ratings..."); I’m going to order one this week to play around with on my non-gamer first. Although removing their grips is really difficult if it doesn’t work. UPDATE: The critics reviews have been flooding the internet since the release a little over a month ago. Doesn’t mean it can’t and won’t work though. In terms of shaping, this grip doesn’t look that far out of the ordinary at first glimpse; the top portion makes it look like it’s an enlarged pistol grip. They had it mounted to a short shaft in a demo set. I really struggled with this putter grip as I putt cross-handed. Like I said, it’s bound to draw some polarizing opinions. This might be the most super stroke thing ever. $19.99. Did they have a demo of it on a putter for you to try? So, go ahead and lock in! Otherwise the grip is basically upside-down, if that makes sense. Although I would argue that RH still makes up 90%, so perhaps going that way. SuperStroke’s WristLock Putter Grip is our newest golf grip and is engineered to "lock" in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion. Features. WIXOM, MICHIGAN — SuperStroke, the No. SuperStroke states that this grip features new Traxion, but it doesn’t change the classic feel dramatically. I just got one but I haven’t decided what putter to put it on yet. I’m sure this will be a big hit with people looking for that extra reminder or help keeping their wrist quiet through the stroke. 6.1900 $6.19 Color. Looking for greater consistency in controlling the putter face? The grip still has that light, somewhat hollow feeling, and there’s ample tack to keep it secure in your hands. After switching to an Arm Lock putting method, he has climbed the rankings to become one of the top putters on tour. Designed to accept all SuperStroke “Tech-Port” accessories including the CounterCore weight system to engage the larger muscles for a more stable and repeatable putting stroke. So I cheated on it for a round this weekend as a putter search continues….I putted pretty poorly. I switched from them last year because I felt it was time for a change and really found something that I liked better during another review. SuperStroke designed their new WristLock putter grip as an alternative for players looking to take unwanted wrist motion out of their stroke. Super Stroke Traxion Wrist Lock Putter Grips. $9.40. If a golfer has used a belly putter or long putter, the arm lock grip can be a great alternative to anchoring. That was certainly my experience too, but isn’t the little notch at the butt-end of the grip supposed to cradle the lead wrist? And only because I’ve never had one in hand, what do you think the drawback or issues might arise from putting it on a center shaft putter? I’ve played some center shaft putters. The WristLock "Conforms to the Rules of Golf" and is engineered to “lock” in the upper wrist for both right hand and left hand players to prevent any unwanted motion leads to greater consistency in starting the ball on-line and overall distance control. I used a toe hang putter that I was comfortable with and one I normally forward press. The forward press the grip also promotes is tough to adjust to, especially if that’s not already part of your natural putting stroke. A Virtual Challenge: Chris Voshall and Mizuno Monday. Starting at. It made it nearly impossible to finish the stroke with the putter shaft leaning backward. 8.9500 $8.95 Color. The WristLock putter grip will feel very familiar to anyone who has used a SuperStroke grip in the past. His stats plummeted after the implementation of the anchoring ban. However, when sizing it up, it just didn’t look like it would get the job done. Starting at. This seems so common sense but it wasn’t anywhere else. With the grip locked against my wrist and my hands positioned slightly lower, the putter felt like an extension of my left arm. But I know a lot of you prefer that method of putting, so this Golf Monthly review of the SuperStroke Wrist Lock Putter Grip is something you'll want to see. View our Super Stroke products GOLF PRIDE GRIPS For over six decades, we’ve been the global leader in golf grip innovation and technology, from the invention of the slip-on grip to groundbreaking advancements in cord with our new Brushed Cotton Technology (BCT®) to the introduction of the hybrid category of grips. You know that result that happens when you make a wristy stroke? I opted to regrip with a SuperStoke Tour 2.0. Wouldn’t the loft of the putter and length of the shaft have to be adjusted as well? WAS: $34.99 * SuperStroke Slim 3.0 Odyssey Putter Grip. Pricing is set at $29.99. Relatable. The Traxion WristLock putter grip is 13.75” in length and available in one size but a variety of colors including: Orange/White, Lime/White and Black/White. Grips and putters are a frontier I need to explore more. Great review Dean. $24.98. It’s hard to say if there is going to be a one size fits all install method with this grip. I have worked with wrist lock putting before so was eager to try this one out, but the stitching placement or something around it just felt off. Authentic SuperStroke WristLock Putter Grips Made to Lock Your Wrist The WristLock is USGA® approved and engineered to "lock" in the upper wrist to prevent any unwanted motion leads to greater consistency in starting the ball on-line and overall distance control. Certainly the downside to their style. Starting at. Pros of the Arm Lock Grip. ADD TO CART. $24.99. I understand it’s you opinion but I’d love to know Super strokes thoughts on it too. Put me in the camp of I can’t tell if I love it or not. Well, the fine folks at Super Stroke have come out with a new grip called the WristLock, which will help those looking for a way to stabilize their stroke. Shop SuperStroke Grips at Golf Galaxy. I love the concept, but when I had one in hand at the PGA Superstore near me, I didn’t love the forward-press feel. Ever since the governing bodies put an anchoring ban in place, those affected golfers have been working to find ways to stabilize their stroke. Im so mixed on this. Webb Simpson is an interesting case study as he was an above-average, steady putter on tour while players were able to anchor. Custom Father's Day Traxion Putter Grips. Golfers will find its appearance as a very recognizable member of the Super Stroke family. $29.99. These “Traxion Zones” boosts feedback and responsiveness in the locations where the sensitive parts of a golfer’s hands contact the grip surface. Willian70: “Pure guess here, but it looks like an alternative to arm lock Maybe wrist locking. But that would be a bit bag dependent. Super Stoke’s WristLock grip isn’t as drastic as the Arm Lock putters. In terms of shaping, this grip doesn’t look that far out of the ordinary at first glimpse; the top portion makes it look like it’s an enlarged pistol grip. If so, I can gladly send it your way. 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