Perfectly manicured courses with rolling hills, sparkling waterways and mountainous backdrops draw visitors from around the world, and consistently rank the Valley as a top golf destination.
Within this golf mecca come the technology and services to match. Beginner to professional players can find anything they need to outfit their play at Valley golf shops. And unparalleled opportunities to fine-tune your game are offered at these four Valley-based (but serving national and international markets) custom golf club fitting companies.
Headquartered in north Scottsdale, Cool Clubs custom-fits players inside its 10,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility or outdoors at Grayhawk Golf Club. The facility includes several private fitting bays where swing dynamics are measured and displayed on mounted screens, a putter-fitting studio with motion analysis and eight cameras to capture stroke information, and a full-service production workshop (serving all 14 of Cool Clubs’ national and international locations) where each custom club is hand-built to its precise specifications. Fittings for drivers, long game, irons, putters and full sets vary in price from $100-$525. 7267 E. Adobe Dr., 888.284.9292
Boccieri Golf Research & Performance Center
Your swing characteristics are analyzed here by Boccieri staff using the latest technology, and putting strokes are measured by ultrasound data. Custom clubs and putters are built on-site at this 9,000-square-foot facility near the Scottsdale Airpark. Owners Stephen and Sandra Boccieri relocated the business headquarters from Connecticut to Scottsdale, where Stephen (former nuclear engineer) can often be seen working in the shop these days. Following the purchase of a custom-fitted driver, get acquainted with your new swinging partner during a free lesson in a state-of-the-art simulator. Boccieri offers a 30-day guarantee for your new driver—promising more consistent results. Club fittings and customizations run the gamut, ranging $50-$100, with an elite fitting offered at $1,500. 15816 N. Greenway Hayden Loop, 888.788.8374
Hot Stix Golf Putter Studio & Build Shop
The Hot Stix Golf Putter Studio & Build Shop is located in north Scottsdale, with fitting locations at SunRidge Canyon Golf Club in Fountain Hills as well as sites in New York, Florida and California. Proprietary fitting software and launch monitors identify club head and shaft combinations perfect for your swing. Putter fittings and full-set fittings are available only in Arizona. Shaft, driver, wood, iron, and fairway wood and hybrid fittings as well as gap analysis are offered at all locations and range anywhere from $100-$550. 15444 N. 76th St., 877.513.1333
Owner Gary Johnson strives for quality and excellence, aiming to build each club as one he would personally use. Estimates for custom fittings by Condor Golf can be attained by filling out an online survey, and customers can visit the north Phoenix location for a more personalized experience. Call or text before arriving. 26009 N. 7th Ave., 623.581.2986