The best way to find the perfect ball for you is by getting on the course and personally testing the golf ball. However, without an unlimited budget and some spare time, we need to get a headstart by knowing where to start.
To begin within, golf balls can be categorized into the three main categories: Value, Premium and Tour. Almost all major manufacturers produce a selection of each with most specialising in either the Value and Premium or the Premium and the Tour models.
Golf companies today spend hundreds of hours and millions of pounds each year trying to unlock the science behind making the best golf balls. They are all fighting to find the ultimate balance between spin and speed for the full range of golfers out there.
But the right ball for you is that mixture of your golfing ability, your club speed and your wallet.