From white-hot equipment to colorful clothing, your golf game will be anything but dull this summer.
After a seemingly endless winter, a putter from the Odyssey White Ice series may give players pause — until this new D.A.R.T. wand (for Direction And Realignment Technology) has them firing bull’s-eyes at the holes. $179, odysseygolf.com
The Jet-A Composite Hybrids from Scheyden Precision Eyewear have a full-coverage wrap design with a custom-fit and non-polarized high-contrast bronze lens to help read contours of the greens. $259 to $309, scheyden.com
Add some color to your golf-attire palette with Antigua’s Desert Dry Xtra-Lite collection of performance polos for men and women — they’re ultralight but not sheer and feature rapid moisture wicking. $50 to $70, antigua.com
White is hot on the fairways and greens this year, and the fair-headed TaylorMade R11 Driver is hitting the PGA Tour like a blizzard. Martin Kaymer wielded the club to climb to his No. 1-in-the-world ranking. There are 48 possible combinations to the R11’s movable parts, so you can find your best angle. $400, taylormadegolf.com
If True Links isn’t already on the coffee table back home, it should be, though this is hardly a lazy read: Veteran golf writers George Peper and Malcolm Campbell come not only to praise links golf but to define it — in great detail. $40, workman.com