How to decide which putting stroke is best?

The new NEWS & REVIEWS section will have short snippets of – you guessed it – NEWS, all of it related to some science that concerns golf – and there are many.

So, which stroke “look” is better – a pendulum (in which the arc of the putter is circular) or a stroke with a bit of an ellipse at the bottom (ie. slightly flatter in the bottoming-out area)? The latter because it gives your a greater margin within which to connect the ball.

Many like the pendulum stroke and go to great lengths to acquire it. In the post-body-putter era, what are a person’s options? Read about Bryson deChambeau (the mad scienctist)’s new putting stroke, its advantages and disadvantages on page 72 of