It’s official. The worst kept secret in golf is out of the bag: Rory McIlroy will have Nike clubs in his bag from now until the foreseeable future.
McIlroy announced Monday in a glitzy, 23-minute Golf Channel-broadcast informercial that he would join Tiger Woods as a Nike staffer.
Here’s what Rory will have in his bag starting Thursday when he and Woods open their 2013 seasons at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship:
Driver: Nike VR_S Covert Tour 9.5-degree, neutral position
Fairway Wood: Nike VR Pro Limited Edition 3-wood/15-degree and 5-wood/19-degree
Irons: Nike VR Pro Blades (3-PW)
Wedges: Nike VR Pro 54-degree and 60-degree
Putter: Nike Method 006 Prototype
Ball: Nike 20XI X
Apparel: Nike Golf Tour Performance Collection
Footwear: Nike Lunar Control