Entries by Teesnap Developer

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 […]

The most overlooked hole on the property

Augusta National beefs up No. 5, creates another classic Masters gauntlet Where’s Herbert Warren Wind when you need him? It was the Homer of golf writers who in 1958 wrote about the action “down in the Amen Corner where Rae’s Creek intersects the 13th fairway near the tee, then parallels the front end of the […]

Your golf bag can be a useful training tool

Use This Simple Trick to Hit the Ball With Power Consistently When it comes to improving your swing with irons and hybrids, you have a useful training tool at the ready: your golf bag. At the range, stand your bag up and address a ball with your backside pressed against the bag. Take the club […]

As with all short-game shots, crisp contact is the key.

How to hit the deceptive ‘fluffy’ lie chip shot, according to a three-time PGA Tour winner PGA Tour player Russell Henley explains how to hit the tricky, fluffy chip shot… You missed the green, but hey, the ball’s sitting up in the rough. Good, right? Maybe. In this situation, it’s not always certain how the ball will […]

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. […]

Is the second summer of Tiger Woods’ career over?

Count me as somebody who has learned his lesson about reactionary Tiger Woods takes. In 2015, convinced I could read the writing on the wall and more than a little annoyed at the attention Tiger commanded in a moment of generational change in golf, I declared him “done.” But, okay, I didn’t just declare him done—I did […]