She’s back!… Big Bertha that is. In mid-February Callaway Golf re-released their iconic Big Bertha driver with added technology allowing golfers to customize their driver more than ever before. With this new release, it was only natural for Annika to take a look back at her history with Callaway Golf and to recall the first time she met “the girl” taking the golf equipment industry by storm – Big Bertha.
The Big Bertha driver burst onto the scene in 1991 catapulting Callaway Golf into the spotlight as the manufacturers of the first-ever stainless steel club. Bigger yet lighter than most other clubs on the market, this driver with the hefty moniker caused quite the commotion. That same year, a young Swedish freshman at the University of Arizona made history when she became the first-ever freshman and non-American to win the individual NCAA National Championship title. That young woman was of course, Annika. Read more →