Justin Thomas is heading into the 2020 PGA Championship hot off a win at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational that lifted him to the No. 1 spot on the Official World Golf Ranking. Thomas, a Kentucky native who was an All-American at the University of Alabama, is seeking his second PGA Championship this week at TPC Harding Park.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, members of the media are not currently allowed on the range or the practice green at PGA Tour events, or this week in San Francisco. They can not go inside the clubhouse or the locker room either. That makes getting close-up looks at elite golfers’ equipment challenging, but Titleist made a back-up set of Justin Thomas’ gear available to senior writer David Dusek and shipped it to his home in Connecticut.
Here’s what our gear guy found when he opened the box.