Media Praise

  • GolfWorld
    "The Bear's Secret: Jack Nicklaus has teamed up with Boccieri Golf to endorse the company's Secret Grip. During the Golden Bear's career he was known for counterbalancing his clubs."
  • Golfweek
    "Boccieri Golf's Secret Grip was one of the surprise attractions at the 2012 PGA Merchandise Show. Made of dense rubber, it weighs 92 grams, almost twice the weight of a standard grip."
  • Golf Digest
    "One of the 12 coolest items at the PGA Show... Boccieri Golf's Secret Grip raised the balance point of any club to promote better body mechanics. Sergio Garcia back-weights all 14 clubs in his bag."
  • Golf.com
    "Boccieri's Secret Grip is one of our favorite products from the PGA Merchandise Show."
  • Golf.com
    "I hit some shots with a regular pitching wedge and some more with a wedge that had the heavier grip. Shots with Boccieri's heavier club felt better, more powerful and more solid. It wasn't even a contest. Once you go heavy, you don't want to go back."
  • Golf Digest
    "Jack Nicklaus back-weighted clubs, as do a number of Tour players. The process of back-weighting clubs has been somewhat cumbersome, requiring drilling through the end of the grip. The Secret Grip from Boccieri Golf accomplishes the same thing simply by changing the grip."
  • The Dallas Morning News
    "Boccieri Golf's Secret Grip allows players to benefit from the same unique counterweight technology used by Jack Nicklaus, Sergio Garcia and other Tour stars."
  • ScoreGolf
    "Accessory of the Year: Boccieri Golf's Secret Grip."
  • GolfWorld
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter is an example of counterbalancing...it's so good it should be banned."
  • BackNine Network
    "Looking for Santa to bring you a holiday alternative to steady the nerves? We suggest a Heavy Putter from Boccieri Golf."
  • AZBusiness Magazine
    "Boccieri's Secret Grip represents the first time in nearly two decades that Nicklaus has given his endorsement to equipment not under the Nicklaus Golf banner."
  • Rankmark
    "We tested the Secret Grip from Boccieri Golf and did not have one negative review."
  • Golf Digest
    "A 50-gram plug in the butt of the shaft of Boccieri Golf's Heavy Irons helps raise the club's balance point to enhance the user's tempo and consistency."
  • PGA.com
    "One industry expert told me Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver was one of the most effective clubs he's ever seen — and he's seen them all."
  • The Arizona Republic
    "Boccieri Golf has several Heavy Putter options, including new ‘belly' and long-shaft models designed by Stephen Boccieri, a former nuclear engineer."
  • Golf Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Hybrid has consistent carry from swing to swing, solid stability through the ball and an appealing black paint job that looks easy to hit."
  • The New York Times
    "Golfers are making the switch to Boccieri Golf's belly putters because they promote a more consistent setup and remove the wrists from the stroke while still allowing a pendulum motion."
  • Scottsdale Airpark News
    "Boccieri Golf has a chance to reach Scottsdale's avid golfers and forge a special bond with them."
  • Arizona Golf Central
    "The professional staff at Boccieri Golf will guide you through various club & putter fitting services, each designed to help improve your game by finding the perfect fit for your putter, driver or any one of the clubs. The center is where Steve Boccieri can be seen working in his shop, creating better product and ultimately better golfers."
  • Yahoo
    "After rolling it for a couple weeks, I can confirm Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter technology really works, especially on shorter putts where most golfers tend to get a little cute... Putts were rolling true, and I could feel myself using my bigger muscles, which resulted in a more consistent stroke and contact.”"
  • Golf Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter L3-L is one of the top rated putters in its class. It excels in the feel department and the extra weight in the grip neutralizes the wrists and takes some uncertainty and inconsistency out of the stroke."
  • Daily Pulse
    "The Secret is out: Boccieri Golf has tapped Jack Nicklaus to launch the Secret Grip, a patented technological breakthrough that allows players to easily back-weight their clubs, as Nicklaus did."
  • WHERE Phoenix/Scottsdale
    "Boccieri Golf's center offers a top-notch club and putterfitting program and lessons from golf professionals and instructors who have the sport down to a science."
  • AZ Sports & Lifestyle
    "Wait did I just walk into a golf shop or an Apple store? That is the feeling of Boccieri Golf's new Research and Performance Center in Scottsdale, the place is buzzing with people and chatter of new products and folks getting instruction on the latest technology."
  • Golf Magazine
    "Pure shots with Boccieri Golf's Heavy Irons give rewarding feedback; extra weight in the grip leads to smoother tempo... Classic look with minimal offset and a thinner top-line… more of a blade look than others in the game-improvement category."
  • The Arizona Republic
    "Boccieri Golf's new 9,000-square-foot facility will offer custom club fitting - driver through putter; detailed putter analysis — including the use of a SAM Puttlab for standard and belly-length options and lessons from instructors."
  • Global Golf Post
    "Stephen Boccieri has been getting props for Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter ever since he introduced them in 2005. They enable golfers to engage the body's larger, more stable muscles — as opposed to their hands and wrists."
  • Golfweek
    "With Boccieri Golf's heavier clubs you know where the club is throughout the swing. This is all about control and consistency and some players are hitting the ball farther."
  • Golf Tips
    "These premium offerings in Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter line feature two models that are 100% CNC milled… these can be constructed to belly and long lengths."
  • ScoreGolf
    "Top 30 products from the PGA Show... Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter inventor pushes counter-weighting magic with a new 92-gram tungsten-infused grip. Works on any club."
  • Westchester Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf has put its considerable weight behind the long putter movement by making all the company's popular Heavy Putter models available with belly-length or longer shafts."
  • Bloomberg
    "Belly putter versions of Boccieri Golf's line of Heavy Putters accounted for 40 percent of sales during the fall of 2011, up from less than 5 percent a year earlier."
  • Golf.com
    "The leading contender so far at the PGA Merchandise Show for the Most Surprising New Club is the Heavy Driver, brought to you by the folks at Boccieri Golf who created the popular Heavy Putter and followed it with last year's Heavy Wedge."
  • USA Today
    "The idea behind Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter is to automatically engage the body's large muscles, promoting stability, control and consistency."
  • Golf Tips
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver received a lot of buzz at the PGA Show for being the heaviest driver on the market, while sporting the lightest swing weight."
  • Golf Digest
    "If suffering from jittery hands, Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter is like chicken soup for the yips."
  • Golf.com
    "I was among a long line of startled golfers who tried out the Heavy Driver on the range at Orange County National during PGA Demo Day and, after busting long straight drive after long straight drive, stood there with mouth agape and said, Holy cow."
  • Fairways+Greens
    "A tungsten weight in the butt-end raises a club's balance point, promoting consistently crisp contact, greater control and distance. Boccieri's grip is an inch longer than standard, allowing players to choke-down further for improved play around the green."
  • Metro Newspaper
    "The Boccieri Golf Heavy Putter's advantage is it didn't need to be re-engineered to convert into a belly or long putter. The heavy weight engages the body's larger, more stable muscles to promote stability, consistency and control on the greens."
  • Calgary Herald
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver is, to sum it up bluntly, sweet."
  • San Antonio Express-News
    "Additional weight in the head and grip of the Boccieri Heavy Putter provides great stability and control."
  • PGA.com
    "One industry expert told me it (Heavy Driver) was one of the most effective clubs he's ever seen – and he's seen them all."
  • Golf Getaways
    "The Boccieri Secret Grip is designed to be installed quickly and affordably on every manufacturer's clubs for an instant boost in performance."
  • 3TV - Good Morning Arizona
    "Heavy Putter automatically improves the user's stroke and players can be optimally fit for a specific model at the Boccieri Research and Performance Center."
  • Sunseeker
    "Checking out Boccieri Golf's Research and Performance Center is a must for all players. There simply isn't anywhere else like it."
  • Tee Times Phoenix Valley
    "For the golfer who has everything but a swing and the right equipment, a gift card from Boccieri Golf's Research and Performance Center is the answer."
  • Chicago Duffer
    "Simply put: it is extremely difficult to not make a true, onplane putting stroke with the Boccieri Heavy Putter."
  • Bunkershot.com
    "The heavier weight in the Boccieri Secret Grip raises the club's balance point, promoting consistently crisp contact for greater control and stability."
  • PutterZone.com
    "Kudos to Boccieri Golf for building a putter company into an emerging powerhouse and adding a major endorser like Jack Nicklaus."
  • Scottsdale Airpark News
    "Boccieri Golf has expanded the high-tech offerings at its Scottsdale Research and Performance Center."
  • Golfing Magazine
    "The Boccieri Heavy Putter seemed to take my hands out of the stroke and I noticed I was more consistent than usual."
  • Golfweek
    "We could only pick a few new products from the PGA Show that stood out. The Heavy Wedge is one. It uses the same counterweight technology found in the Boccieri Golf Heavy Putters."
  • ScoreGolf
    "Boccieri Golf's Control Series clubs use a heavier head weight to maximize impact force while the back-weight system in the grip raises the balance point. Without any manipulation from the user it sets a golfer's hands more quickly and promotes a smoother transition from the top of the backswing position."
  • Fore Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf has expanded from its popular heavy putters to develop a new line of counter-weighted drivers, fairway woods, hybrids and irons. The Heavy Driver was especially popular at the PGA Show."
  • MyGolfSpy.com
    "I'm a big fan of Stephen Boccieri. He is someone who tries to buck the conventional wisdom and carve a unique path through the golf industry. Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putters have changed the game for a lot people and the Heavy Wedge is one of the best we've tested."
  • Golf.com
    "The design concepts of Boccieri Golf's Control Series clubs help you swing with greater control and make more consistent contact."
  • Golf Digest
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver features Dimple Face Technology, designed to maximize coefficient of restitution, while allowing the clubhead to retain its structural integrity."
  • The Hackers Paradise
    "Pleasantly surprised. That was the prevailing thought I had after spending time with Boccieri Golf’s Heavy Hybrid. I was pleased with the consistency and versatility from this club and think it could easily find a spot in my bag."
  • Fairways+Greens
    "Steve Boccieri - whose scientific acumen is matched by a ceaseless, infectious enthusiasm - brought Boccieri Golf's lighter-weight Heavy Putters into the mix alongside what's become a very successful line of Heavy Wedges."
  • Eat, Play, Stay
    "Each Boccieri Golf club incorporates a back-weight under the grip to raise the balance point, inducing a smoother and more consistent swing, resulting in improved distance control and accuracy."
  • RL Magazine
    "With Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter and Heavy Wedge, Steve Boccieri, a former nuclear engineer, proves that the perfect swing is a weight(ed) matter."
  • Alaska Airlines
    "Top pros have long known that counterweight produces a more fundamentally sound, repeatable golf swing. The noticeable heft of Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver slowed my backswing and seemed to help keep it on plane. Frankly, I destroyed the ball."
  • Golf Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter Q2-M is effective on longer putts as it takes the 'hit' out of your stroke; putts start online with a nice roll."
  • San Antonio Express-News
    "Boccieri Golf's premium Heavy Putter Tour model is CNC Milled and engages the body's larger, more stable muscles to promote greater stability, consistency and control."
  • Golf Tips
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter H1-M helps to eliminate overactive wrists during the swing, because of a 200 gram weight inserted into the grip's butt end."
  • Golf Magazine
    "The Dimple Face Technology in Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver lightens the clubface without sacrificing strength."
  • PGA Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf's four bronze putter series models consist of two blades and two mallets, each with a black nickel finish."
  • oobgolf
    "The added control of Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver evened out my tempo from my takeaway to my follow through. I also noticed the club has a great solid feel at impact; it sure felt like I was crushing it."
  • Golf Magazine
    "The majority of golfers tested using Boccieri Golf's Heavy Irons increased their clubhead speed."
  • About.com
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Putter Tour models are CNC milled and offer all the feel and feedback associated with high-end millings at an affordable price."
  • Golf Digest
    "The Heavy Wedge by Boccieri Golf has 65 added grams in the butt end of the shaft, raising the balance point for a smoother, more controlled swing."
  • Golf Channel
    "Backweighting technology helps a player hold the 'angle of retention' longer before impact, as well as creating a more consistent square club face, which should ultimately help you hit better and more consistent shots."
  • Golf Digest
    "A 50-gram weight beneath the grip on Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver seeks to improve swing consistency, including plane, tempo and transition."
  • RL Magazine
    "With the Heavy Putter and Heavy Wedge, Steve Boccieri, a former nuclear engineer, proves that the perfect swing is a weight(ed) matter."
  • oobgolf
    "In order to give all golfers the ability to benefit from back weighting, Boccieri created the Secret Grip, which can be installed on any golf club. It features weight in the butt of the grip to move the balance point of any club further up the shaft to promote better body mechanics, which will help the average golfer improve consistency, control and distance."
  • Alaska Airlines
    "Boccieri Golf's grip features a rubber compound that is 40 percent heavier than normal grips and a 16-ounce tungsten plug that lends all the advantages of back-weighting to your own clubs — thus creating a higher balance point and helping you move your hands through the golf swing."
  • Avid Golfer
    "Boccieri Golf's new Secret Grip has a tungsten weight in the butt-end that raises the club's balance point to promote consistently crisp contact, greater control and distance."
  • Ventura County Star
    "On the forward swing, the additional weight in Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver helps a player hold his angle of retention longer, square the face better at impact and have full extension through impact. The leads to a more balanced finish."
  • About.com
    "The overall result of playing the Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver was more distance with a lot less effort."
  • Golf Oklahoma
    "The Heavy Driver from Boccieri Golf makes it harder for the average golfer to come over the top."
  • Gear Effect Golf
    "Steve Boccieri is as straight a shooter as there is in the golf industry. So when the inventor of the Heavy Putter talks putting, I listen. And when Boccieri talks belly putters, I listen even more closely. Boccieri Golf's ability to quickly and easily convert any of its Heavy Putter models to a custom length have helped increase sales the past few months."
  • Links
    "Jack Nicklaus first popularized back weighting, but Boccieri Golf has perfected it. The technique keeps your hands stable and has earned the company a 'Best in Show' honor"
  • Golf Tips
    "The Dimple Face on Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver leverages a soft feel, while the 50g shaft weight makes the driver feel lighter and faster through the swing."
  • Chicago District Golfer
    "The weight distribution in Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver creates a club with one of the highest moment-ofinertia measurements on the market."
  • Independent Golf Reviews
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver is no slouch. It was right up there with the best of them. There is no doubt this driver will find more fairways."
  • GolfIndustryOnline.com
    "If you liked Steve Boccieri's Heavy Putters, this new driver from Boccieri Golf is quickly going to find a place in your bag."
  • Independent Golf Reviews
    "These are back-weighted Boccieri grips that can be installed on any club. Not only is it heavy, it is longer to allow for more grip down shots and it has less taper so that there is a more consistent feel for both hands. Stephen Boccieri is all about helping the golfer hit the most consistent shots they possibly can."
  • Golf Stuff We Like
    "From the 'what was buzzing at the recent PGA Show file' comes Boccieri's Secret Grip. Stephen Boccieri says that clubs being light is not what it's cracked up to be… that the feel of the club from top to bottom is the ‘secret' and the tungsten plug in the butt end of grip gives a sense of balance."
  • Hooked On Golf Blog
    "Boccieri's Secret Grip lets golfers experience the benefits of back-weighting in the form of a simple slip-on grip. It promotes more consistency, prevents casting of the club and creates more lag during the swing for better impact."
  • Southland Golf
    "Featuring a bright silver PVD finish, the Q2-MT from Boccieri Golf is great for those who struggle to follow through and helps create a more stable backswing."
  • eSouthernGolf.com
    "With Boccieri's Heavy Driver the ball started sailing long and straight and I was able to work the ball with a fade or a draw and it responded well."
  • Texas Golfer
    "When Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver is hit on the sweet spot, you're in heaven. The ball flew straighter than with my normal driver."
  • South Florida Golf Magazine
    "Boccieri's Heavy Putter will instantly improve your control on the greens and now is available in belly sizes. By incorporating a back weighting system under the grip, we are able to alter your body mechanics and improve the consistency of your stroke."
  • Fresh
    "I've been thoroughly impressed with Boccieri's belly version of the P3-M Heavy Putter. The look and feel of the putter are great and I feel extremely comfortable with the belly-length added to my lineup. My stroke is smooth and consistent and my putting average has improved a few strokes."
  • Cape Cod Times
    "The additional mass in the head of Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver creates greater force at impact, leading to more distance and accuracy."
  • SandBox8.com
    "Boccieri's Secret Grip is Stephen Boccieri's answer to a better golf swing by placing a 16g tungsten back weight in the cap of a golf grip. Back weighting raises the balance point of the club, which promotes better body mechanics and improved consistency and distance control."
  • Iowa Golf
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver received rave reviews at the annual PGA Show Demo Day, where player after player stepped up and hit booming drives that never seemed to go off-line."
  • Golf Champion
    "Each of the new Boccieri Golf clubs is strategically engineered with a 50-gram back-weight in the butt-end of the shaft to improve tempo and stability, ensuring the club's sweet spot in delivered consistently for optimal distance and accuracy."
  • Golfing Magazine
    "Boccieri Golf's new Heavy Hybrids have weight distributed in strategic areas to maximize forgiveness and control."
  • Avid Golfer
    "Boccieri Golf's Heavy Driver was developed to maximize the coefficient of restitution without decreasing durability. This allows for better weight distribution to maximize distance."
  • Birmingham News
    "If you're looking for improved consistency with your short game, Boccieri Golf's Heavy Wedge might just do the trick."
  • Fairways+Greens
    "Steve Boccieri and Boccieri Golf will keep moving up to the front line, joining the Callaways of the world, if he keeps coming up with great products that break techno-barriers"
  • Calgary Herald
    "One of the newest and best new gadgets for golfers this spring is the Heavy Wedge by Boccieri Golf, which raises the club's balance point and promotes a smoother tempo as well as acceleration through impact."
  • Golf Partners Club
    "Boccieri Golf put a lot of thought into the Heavy Wedge so you don't have to. No thinking about chunking and skulling when you play with this club, it's counterbalanced weight gives you more control."
  • About.com
    "Because the extra weight is at the top of the shaft, the Heavy Driver's swing weight remains fairly low. Added weight under the grip enhances tempo and helps the golfer achieve more control of the club during the swing."
  • Avid Golfer
    "The Heavy Wedge by Boccieri Golf promotes distance control, smoother tempo and tighter shot dispersion"
  • Golfweek
    "Steve Boccieri's Boccieri Golf products have gained acceptance in the marketplace and only expect to grow with the Heavy Wedge, his first expansion, and even more with additional clubs on the horizon"
  • CanadianGolfer.com
    "If your short game's a train wreck that ruins excellent fairway percentages, then consider the Heavy Wedge by Boccieri Golf. The extra weight is well worth the strokes it will save."
  • The Hackers Paradise
    "We were hooked on the Heavy Wedge by Boccieri Golf almost immediately."
  • oobgolf
    "Coolest product at the PGA Show: Boccieri Golf Heavy Driver."
  • Examiner.com
    "I could certainly live with the uniformly straight and longer-than-expected shots that seemed to fly off each club's face."
  • Wei Under Par
    "Boccieri Golf's Control Series of irons, fairway woods, hybrids and drivers (aka the Heavy Driver) made an impressive debut at Orange County National."
  • Gear Effect Golf
    "I hit the irons with results that got my attention. The swing weights are head-spinningly low – B9, as opposed to somewhere up in the high C or low D level. The trick is counterweighting…loading up the handle with mass – that changes the leverage action dramatically."
  • Waggle Room
    "The Heavy Irons, hybrid and driver felt fluid and natural."
  • Cyber Golf
    "Boccieri Golf focuses on its exclusive counter-weight technology in each product. By incorporating a back-weight under the grip to raise the balance point, Boccieri Golf induces a smooth and steady swing"
  • The Sun News
    "The Heavy Driver features a 460cc titanium head and incorporates revolutionary 'Dimple Face Technology' to maximize the coefficient of restitution (COR) without decreasing durability."
  • MyGolfSpy.com
    "Guys who hit the Heavy Driver have nothing but positive things to say about the performance."
  • GolfTrips.com
    "The Heavy Driver received stellar reviews during the PGA Show demo day."