Type of Golf Grip Material

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There are many different types of golf grip material out there. Each one has its own benefits and drawbacks. What golf grip material is best for you?

Rubber

Pros

  • Inexpensive

Cons

  • Certain types are not very tacky

Synthetic

Pros

  • Soft on hands

Cons

  • Not very durable
  • Not very good feel

Cord

Pros

  • Durable
  • Tacky
  • Good wet weather playability

Cons

  • Rough on hands

Leather

Pros

  • Traditional Look
  • Tacky
  • Durable

Cons

  • Expensive