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James Achenbach
Associate Editor / Equipment & Technology

Hometown: Taylorville, Illinois

Career highlights: Learned to play golf on a 9-hole course in the middle of corn and soybean fields. Loved it. Graduate, University of Iowa. Attended Iowa Writers' Workshop. Winner of the Golf Writers Association of America individual championship (even par, Dunes Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.). Golf game went AWOL sometime in the 1990s. Presumed dead.

Recent Stories by James Achenbach
Jan. 29 - 2:14
Ping grip for Golf Pride is grip Woods has used for years

Jan. 28 - 4:50
Industry veteran Toulon back in business with putter line

Jan. 27 - 8:01
Miller says USGA should stand up against golf balls with spring effect

Jan. 27 - 6:54
Golphin aims to modernize junior golf club industry

Jan. 27 - 2:06
Odyssey Toe Up putter

Jan. 26 - 10:21
Voges targets clubfitters via lawsuits over launch technology

Jan. 19 - 2:29
Tumlin, 66, named Yancey Ford Award winner

Oct. 14 - 4:01
Krank Golf drivers not just for long-drive competitors

Aug. 27 - 3:20
Golf-industry executives discuss their start in golf, outlook for future

Aug. 17 - 6:40
Ed Several runs PGA Expo, PGA Merchandise Show with PGA pro in mind

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