Bridgestone Golf Balls Washington DC

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Modell's Sporting Goods
(202) 399-6583
1518 Benning Road
Washington, DC
Hours
9:30AM - 8:30PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:00PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
11:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

RJM Associates
(301) 588-9340
9710 Sutherland Road
Silver Spring, MD
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(301) 345-4401
7409 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD
Hours
9:30AM - 9:30PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

Sports Authority
(301) 231-8650
12055 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(301) 333-3737
1000 Shoppers Way
Largo, MD
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(703) 684-3204
3701 Jefferson Davis Highway, Unit 3
Alexandria, VA
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Modell's Sporting Goods
(301) 215-4670
7201 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD
Hours
9:30AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

Rockville Golf Galaxy
(240) 833-4102
12087 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
Services
Custom Club Fitting,Full Service Club Repair,Book a Tee Time,Book a PGA Lesson,Pre-Owned Club Program,Club-Trade In Program
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 10:00am - 9:00pm,Sat: 9:00am - 9:00pm,Sun: 9:00am - 7:00pm

Alternative Golf Equipment
(301) 468-5880
5050-D Nicholson Lane
Rockville, MD
 
Sports Authority
(703) 827-2206
8355 Leesburg Pike, Route 7
Vienna, VA
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

We Tried It: Bridgestone B330 & B330-S


THE TOUR B330
Specs: Four-piece construction, urethane cover, 330 dimples.

Performance: We aren’t sure exactly what’s brewing in the golf ball cauldrons at Bridgestone (and there’s no way they’re telling anyone), but apparently there were a few more secret ingredients added to make the B330 even longer than it was before. Yes, the B330 is in fact ridiculously long, thanks to a penetrating trajectory that, no joke, splits through the air lower and with more forward roll than previous B330 golf balls. Within 150 yards, the new and improved B330 surprised us. We actually felt as though we had more control than with previous models. And even with the rollback in groove sharpness, we had no problem holding the green. Our shots didn’t fly as high as normal, but we aren’t complaining. Control like that is what we want.

Around the greens, with pitches and chips, again, the B330 had more bite than previous B330s, but it’s still not quite as grabby as other models we’ve tested. Some players actually prefer this, since less spin around the greens makes it easier to hit more consistent shots. When putting, the B330 had a solid, firm feeling. We wish every ball felt like that on the greens. When a ball gets too soft and mushy when putting, we feel as though we lose feel and control.

Bottom Line: While our test was anything but scientific, we can say we felt as though the new B330s were longer and flew lower than most golf balls, but a little higher than previous B330s. As for the length, we put the B330 among the longest urethane-covered golf balls we’ve yet to try.

The new Bridgestone B330 and B330-S (yes, the 2011 models are new versions of both golf balls) are an amalgam of distance and spin designed for better players. Before we begin, let’s just say that the B330 and B330-S golf balls already rank high on our list, mostly due to the fact that they perform exactly how the box says they’re supposed to perform. They’re labeled as golf balls more suited for golfers with at least 105 mph driver swing speeds. (Any slower, and Bridgestone steers their players toward the softer B330-RX.) It’s with a faster swing speed that you’ll be able to take advantage of the four-piece construction (more on that in a moment). Second, the B330-S is clearly identified as the ball that has a greater amount of spin and a softer feel, making it a more appealing choice for players who like to finesse the ball a bit. (Remember, although the B3...

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