Entries by Teesnap Developer

That’s a big bunker!

Who Knew?? The largest bunker in the world is Hell’s Half Acre on the 585-yard 7th hole of the Pine Valley Course in New Jersey. What is the worst bunker you have ever been in?? Get in some golf but stay out of the bunkers…

Mickelson — the Golden State Star

Phil Mickelson ties tourney record with 5th win at Pebble Beach With plenty of sunlight and no drama, Phil Mickelson finished off a 7-under 65 to win the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Monday and match the tournament record with his fifth victory. Mickelson had a three-shot lead over Paul Casey with two holes to play when it […]

Stop topping the golf ball

  How To Stop Topping The Golf Ball We have all heard the phrase, “Keep Your Head Down!” Some people might say, “Keep your eye on the ball.” They say this so we do not top the golf ball. It is one of the five old wives’ tales of golf.  In fact, it is the […]

It’s all about the Golf Tee!

Who Knew?? The earliest golf tees rested flat on the ground and had a raised portion to prop up the ball. The first patent for this kind of tee is dated 1889, and was issued to Scotsmen William Bloxsom and Arthur Douglas. The first known tee to pierce the ground was a rubber-topped peg sold commercially as the “Perfectum.” What is […]

Golf adjusts rule on caddies standing behind players

Six weeks into the new year, the new set of golf rules have their first adjustment on caddies standing behind their players. Golf’s two governing bodies released a clarification on the rule aimed at caddies no longer being able to help players line up a shot. The rule now says a player can avoid the […]

Get your swing on plane and feel the proper motion.

SIMPLIFY YOUR TEE SHOTS Get your swing on plane and feel the proper motion. I’ve had a successful PGA Tour career, including a pair of wins, by keeping things as simple as possible. Yet, in the numerous pro-ams I play, I notice everyday golfers tend to make things more complicated than they need to be, […]

Out of this world!

Who Knew?? Golf has actually been played on the moon! It is only 1 of 2 sports to literally have been played out-of-this-world, along with the javelin throw. Back in 1971, Apollo 14 astronaut, Alan Shepard, swung a one-handed shot with a six-iron, which was all his pressure suit would allow. Tell us the most […]

Caddies will get lighter bags this week in Phoenix

Why do Jon Rahm, Jimmy Walker and others have stand bags at the Waste Management Phoenix Open? Rickie Fowler is a trend setter, but Fowler’s use of a Puma stand bag to house his clubs last week at the Farmers Insurance Open isn’t the reason Jon Rahm, Jimmy Walker and other TaylorMade and Titleist players […]

Staying fit in the off-season!

9 WAYS TO BE A BETTER GOLFER IN 2019 When we discuss getting better at golf, our minds usually race to the big stuff—joining a club, working more with a pro, switching out your irons and woods with clubs that match your specs. Of course, all of these can be factors in shaving strokes off […]

Tiger is back at Torrey Pines with New sticks in his bag.

It’s official: Tiger Woods has new TaylorMade irons, driver in his bag for 2019 Tiger Woods begins his 2019 season this week at Torrey Pines, and he will carry some new TaylorMade irons and woods in his bag when he steps to the tee. Woods posted a photo of his new bag to Twitter on Tuesday, […]