Entries by Teesnap Developer

How air swings can help refine your action

DUSTIN JOHNSON’S SECRET TO PRACTICING WITHOUT A CLUB DJ does it. You do it. We all do it. Whether it’s in front of a mirror, after the elevator door closes, or just to get a giggle out of an amused toddler, making golf swings, sans club, is a long-established golf ritual. Although it might seem frivolous, you […]

Postitive Outlook for the Golf Industry

While golf participation is stable, Tiger effect gives industry a boost As golf industry leaders gathered in the nation’s capital Wednesday, there were likely self-congratulatory messages, obligatory selfies and a celebration by those who see further proof that they continue to grow the game. But there should also be a moment of thanks to the […]

Try these things the next time you’re on the range.

What you can learn from a Long Drive Champ As a former world long-drive champion, I often hear from regular golfers that they’ll never come close to being able to swing like me. Not true. You can. If you copy even a little of my technique, the ball is going to come off the face […]

Escape Any Bunker: How To Get Over A High Lip

This might go against your instinct when you’re in a bunker with a high lip, but the last thing you want to do is try to help the ball over the lip. When you try to force it up and over, it almost always comes out lower and slams into the face. Instead, do what […]

Weight transfer in the golf swing

Poor weight transfer (and how we develop swing flaws) I recall an old joke about a guy who was lost on a country backroad. He spots a local resident and asks for directions to a certain town. The local responds: “You can’t get there from here.” Whenever I hear that joke, I think about weight […]

Eight shots players face that might not capture our eye immediately.

Masters 2019: The eight most underrated shots at Augusta National Bob Jones once said of Augusta National, “We want to make bogeys easy if frankly sought, pars readily obtainable by standard good play, and birdies—except on par 5s—dearly bought.” And over the years Masters fans, both in person and via television have come to recognize […]

The tricky downhill lie

How to handle a downhill lie and hit the green If you play a lot of hilly courses, you’re already familiar with uneven lies, including those of the downhill variety. This tricky position—in which your leading foot is below your back foot at address—can be very challenging, especially from short fairway grass. To ensure solid […]

Proper Set-Up And Alignment Leads To ‘Full Circle’ Swing

Finish Your Swing Left of the Target Proper Set-Up And Alignment Leads To ‘Full Circle’ Swing We have all heard it. When getting information about aim and alignment, we often hear to “finish your swing facing your target.” Don’t do it — you will likely hit a shot that will not end up on line. […]