TheSandTrap.com - Golf Talk - Recent Changeshttp://thesandtrap.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the thesandtrap.com community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Fri, 22 Aug 2014 02:14:07 +0000Tournament Scores and Handicaps: Pollhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76711/tournament-scores-and-handicaps-poll "It's a common theme that most people score worse in a tournament than they would in a..."threadFri, 22 Aug 2014 00:23:23 +0000PretzelFri, 22 Aug 2014 00:23:23 +0000#1774665[YouTube] HBO Real Sports: The Future of Golfhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76706/youtube-hbo-real-sports-the-future-of-golf "I think this was the piece everyone was talking about last month.     "threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 21:28:19 +0000nevets88Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:28:19 +0000#1774520Wedgeshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76701/wedges "I only have 2 wedges in my bag, a 44° PW and 50° GW should I add a wedge like 56-60°"threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 17:07:16 +0000HockeyGolfer18Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:07:16 +0000#1774346It's amazing how much my game improved since i started holding my finishhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76697/its-amazing-how-much-my-game-improved-since-i-started-holding-my-finish "Been struggling all year with a lazy swing and blocks and fades to the right. Went from..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 12:25:12 +0000Todd RuggereThu, 21 Aug 2014 12:25:12 +0000#1774110Playing with half sets? http://thesandtrap.com/t/76692/playing-with-half-sets "I often hear it suggested to players with 20+ handicaps that they play, permanently or..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 05:33:00 +0000SafeBogeyThu, 21 Aug 2014 05:33:00 +0000#1773982Anyone going to the Barclays this week/weekend???http://thesandtrap.com/t/76689/anyone-going-to-the-barclays-this-week-weekend "I just scored a tic to the final rd on sunday and have never been to a PGA event..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 01:52:58 +0000Chris08527Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:52:58 +0000#1773889Shipping clubs for a triphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76686/shipping-clubs-for-a-trip "I've never been on a buddies trip but I'm doing one in October.  Wondering if anyone on..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 18:56:23 +0000ElWagonneWed, 20 Aug 2014 18:56:23 +0000#1773465Vid: An unconventional swing. He really gets down to it.http://thesandtrap.com/t/76678/vid-an-unconventional-swing-he-really-gets-down-to-it "Video from Facebook. Guy squats down all the way to the ground, then jumps up.   "threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 14:29:27 +0000nevets88Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:29:27 +0000#1773236Golf Magazine Interview with Tom Weiskopfhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76668/golf-magazine-interview-with-tom-weiskopf "<a href="http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/tom-weiskopf-opens-about-course-design-influences-get" target="_blank">http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/tom-weiskopf-opens-about-course-design-influences-get</a>..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 09:58:27 +0000billchaoWed, 20 Aug 2014 09:58:27 +0000#1773056Dicks Out of the golf business all together?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76663/dicks-out-of-the-golf-business-all-together "Dicks blames Tiger and not Taylormade..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 03:11:57 +0000RonTheSavageWed, 20 Aug 2014 03:11:57 +0000#1772974Big Break Invitational Questionhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76662/big-break-invitational-question "Have they said how they chose the 40 players?"threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 03:10:47 +0000TailgaterWed, 20 Aug 2014 03:10:47 +0000#1772973Very frustrated at the gamehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76659/very-frustrated-at-the-game "This is more if a rant than a complaint, but I'm just pissed off at golf right now. I'm..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 00:24:14 +0000charliek98Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:24:14 +0000#17728782015 Erin Hills Golf Outing (Future Site of the 2017 U.S. Open)http://thesandtrap.com/t/76657/2015-erin-hills-golf-outing-future-site-of-the-2017-u-s-open "I will just start this up as there has been some interest in getting at least one group..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 21:36:32 +0000cipherTue, 19 Aug 2014 21:36:32 +0000#1772754Go ahead and post details of a BLOW UP hole so we know we're not the lone ranger out therehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76656/go-ahead-and-post-details-of-a-blow-up-hole-so-we-know-were-not-the-lone-ranger-out-there "Sunday afternoon, the par-5 #18 at Raintree in Green, OH near Canton-Akron..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 20:58:09 +0000dave sTue, 19 Aug 2014 20:58:09 +0000#1772717The Mental Game....?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76655/the-mental-game "Hey guys, avid weekend golfer here (9-handicap). New to the Sand Trap. Thought I maybe..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 19:38:38 +0000GolfGuyNWTue, 19 Aug 2014 19:38:38 +0000#1772639Vine vid. Off the roof, wedge pass to driver, boom yah!http://thesandtrap.com/t/76643/vine-vid-off-the-roof-wedge-pass-to-driver-boom-yah "<a href="https://vine.co/v/M3DEvT5U61K" target="_blank">https://vine.co/v/M3DEvT5U61K</a>     "threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:08:55 +0000nevets88Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:08:55 +0000#1772142Volume Four Hundredhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76642/volume-four-hundred "by George Promenschenkel: link Villegas gets a win, I get the shanks, and Santa gets..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 12:00:40 +0000TST FeedBotTue, 19 Aug 2014 12:00:40 +0000#1772076When everything seems to be working right, golf is so funhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76641/when-everything-seems-to-be-working-right-golf-is-so-fun "Hi! Yesterday I played the best golf of my life so far. My current handicap index is..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 11:52:25 +0000DraftstoneTue, 19 Aug 2014 11:52:25 +0000#1772073Invited to play at a private club -- Etiquette? http://thesandtrap.com/t/76640/invited-to-play-at-a-private-club-etiquette "This place is apparently pretty snooty. You are required to have a caddie, the caddie..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 11:44:06 +0000MoppyTue, 19 Aug 2014 11:44:06 +0000#1772070Jimmy Fallon does Big Breakhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76639/jimmy-fallon-does-big-break " Would have been more fun if it was McIlroy versus Woods. Three words. Chi chi..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 11:15:29 +0000nevets88Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:15:29 +0000#1772049Iceskin clothing: Does it really work?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76638/iceskin-clothing-does-it-really-work "iceskin.com   Has anyone tried this shirt?  If so, does it really work?   I saw the..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 10:52:06 +0000YukariTue, 19 Aug 2014 10:52:06 +0000#1772041Rory and Tiger on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallonhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76637/rory-and-tiger-on-the-tonight-show-with-jimmy-fallon "That was a pretty amazing display when Rory called the first shot and hit it. If you..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 10:50:53 +0000MoppyTue, 19 Aug 2014 10:50:53 +0000#1772040Man Gets Hit in the Head with a Golf Ballhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76634/man-gets-hit-in-the-head-with-a-golf-ball "<a href="http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/swedish-man-gets-hit-in-the-he.html" target="_blank">http://www.golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop/2014/08/swedish-man-gets-hit-in-the-he.html</a>  ..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 02:36:18 +0000billchaoTue, 19 Aug 2014 02:36:18 +0000#1771902Whats the longest time you have taken to play 18 holes?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76619/whats-the-longest-time-you-have-taken-to-play-18-holes "PLayed a course on Saturday that usually takes 2 and a half hours but stuck behind 6..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 16:01:39 +0000StuartmacgregorMon, 18 Aug 2014 16:01:39 +0000#1771395Ideal Regional Golf Magazine?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76617/ideal-regional-golf-magazine "If you were to pickup a regional Golf magazine to read what would keep you interested..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 15:15:36 +0000cfritchieMon, 18 Aug 2014 15:15:36 +0000#1771318Callaway Announces Big Bertha V Serieshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76613/callaway-announces-big-bertha-v-series "by Tristan Hilton: link Building upon the success of the recent re-release of the Big..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:40 +0000TST FeedBotMon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:40 +0000#1771123"New" Holly ... Playing Lessons tuesdayhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76612/new-holly-playing-lessons-tuesday "I saw the previews - looks like TGC is trying to keep the theme going with another tall..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 11:50:55 +0000intheholeMon, 18 Aug 2014 11:50:55 +0000#1771108What could I do in the future?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76610/what-could-i-do-in-the-future "So recently I've started to really play golf more seriously. It has me thinking about..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 05:12:07 +0000littlewag7Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:12:07 +0000#1771078Anyone use a vastly different swing for driver compared to fairway woods/irons? http://thesandtrap.com/t/76608/anyone-use-a-vastly-different-swing-for-driver-compared-to-fairway-woods-irons "I've started using a much different swing for my driver and it seems to be working out..."threadSun, 17 Aug 2014 22:50:55 +0000smaug81243Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:50:55 +0000#1770919Does anyone make a cavity back iron that has a .355 hosel?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76607/does-anyone-make-a-cavity-back-iron-that-has-a-355-hosel "Interested to know if anyone makes a cavity back iron or a more forgiving iron that has..."threadSun, 17 Aug 2014 21:18:38 +0000kjr21Sun, 17 Aug 2014 21:18:38 +0000#1770890WSJ - Are Pro Golfers too bulked up?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76605/wsj-are-pro-golfers-too-bulked-up "Not sure what to make sure of WSJ's take on "the modern swing". Quote: "......"threadSun, 17 Aug 2014 18:18:51 +0000nevets88Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:18:51 +0000#1770811Can the typical golfer hit the green from 150?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76600/can-the-typical-golfer-hit-the-green-from-150 "Much less leave a reasonable birdie putt?   Not in my experience!   I'm a bogey..."threadSun, 17 Aug 2014 04:18:27 +0000CR McDivotSun, 17 Aug 2014 04:18:27 +0000#1770539The TST Member tournament play thread....http://thesandtrap.com/t/76592/the-tst-member-tournament-play-thread "Use this thread as a place where we can gather and talk about our actual tournament..."threadSat, 16 Aug 2014 14:38:22 +0000David in FLSat, 16 Aug 2014 14:38:22 +0000#1770206Is Eleven Years Old too Young to Play in a U.S. Open?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76587/is-eleven-years-old-too-young-to-play-in-a-u-s-open "by Michael C. Hepp: link At eleven year's of age Lucy Li is the youngest golfer to..."threadSat, 16 Aug 2014 04:20:51 +0000TST FeedBotSat, 16 Aug 2014 04:20:51 +0000#1770079How confident are golf ball companies really???http://thesandtrap.com/t/76583/how-confident-are-golf-ball-companies-really "Titelist boasts that they are the number 1 ball in golf. Well if you pay people to use..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 22:26:07 +0000BrownCoastFri, 15 Aug 2014 22:26:07 +0000#1769809Why I am bullish on golf - Joe Assell, GolfTEC CEOhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76582/why-i-am-bullish-on-golf-joe-assell-golftec-ceo "Why I am bullish on golf Joe Assell, CEO and Co-Founder for..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 17:49:03 +0000nevets88Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:49:03 +0000#1769687Club Championship- with or without Handicap?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76580/club-championship-with-or-without-handicap "Last year I won my first Men's Club Championship- 2 rounds gross stroke play- Everyone..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 15:36:49 +0000MEfreeFri, 15 Aug 2014 15:36:49 +0000#1769606Club helphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76573/club-help "I Have a 18° 2 iron that I hit well and a 2 rescue club that I don't hit as well as my..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 01:38:42 +0000HockeyGolfer18Fri, 15 Aug 2014 01:38:42 +0000#1769224Playing Skins With A Ringer... Need Some Advicehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76570/playing-skins-with-a-ringer-need-some-advice "Every other Saturday or Sunday, a group of 12-16 of us get together and have a friendly..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:55:16 +0000CartShedCopThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:55:16 +0000#1769124What happens on the golf course, stays on the golf course - Golfers Refuse to Testify About on-Course Fighthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76565/what-happens-on-the-golf-course-stays-on-the-golf-course-golfers-refuse-to-testify-about-on-course-fight "<a href="http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/golfers-refuse-testify-fight-24976481" target="_blank">http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/golfers-refuse-testify-fight-24976481</a>   Quote: Tw..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 20:38:25 +0000nevets88Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:38:25 +0000#1768979World Amateur in MBhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76563/world-amateur-in-mb "Anyone going to the World Amateur in MB at the end of August??    This will be my 2nd..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 19:44:43 +0000DougJThu, 14 Aug 2014 19:44:43 +0000#1768926Birthday present, which one?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76551/birthday-present-which-one "Hi, my birthday is in about a month and the only thing I really want is a golf gadget!..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 04:26:11 +0000charliek98Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:26:11 +0000#1768191How bad did I screw up? .. http://thesandtrap.com/t/76542/how-bad-did-i-screw-up "Hey guys,   So I wanted to buy a new shaft for my driver. I won the Fujikura Tour..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:06:28 +0000XxGorillaxXThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:06:28 +0000#1768002Jack vs Tiger (vs. Your Age)http://thesandtrap.com/t/76540/jack-vs-tiger-vs-your-age "There have been a number of polls on "who is better" Jack Nicklaus or Tiger Woods. I..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 21:49:53 +0000dfreuter415Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:49:53 +0000#1767881TaylorMade cuts 15% of it's Workforce and closes Adams Golf Headquarters in Planohttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76522/taylormade-cuts-15-of-its-workforce-and-closes-adams-golf-headquarters-in-plano "About 125 people recently lost their jobs.......... The adidas Group, which is the..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 14:24:14 +0000RonTheSavageWed, 13 Aug 2014 14:24:14 +0000#1767255My trusty and beloved 56 degree Mizuno MPR Series wedge..................http://thesandtrap.com/t/76514/my-trusty-and-beloved-56-degree-mizuno-mpr-series-wedge "....has seen better days!   This is my favorite club in the bag (tied with the putter)..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 02:20:56 +0000BuckeyeNutWed, 13 Aug 2014 02:20:56 +0000#1766891[Video] Believe it or not, these two swings are a year apart.http://thesandtrap.com/t/76513/video-believe-it-or-not-these-two-swings-are-a-year-apart "   A little over a year ago, I decided to learn the golf swing.  I was going through..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 01:41:10 +0000James TupperWed, 13 Aug 2014 01:41:10 +0000#1766862PHENOMS -- Please check in! You've been awfully quiet.http://thesandtrap.com/t/76509/phenoms-please-check-in-youve-been-awfully-quiet "Any updates from the guys who were going to be on tour a year or two after picking up..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 22:47:25 +0000ShortyTue, 12 Aug 2014 22:47:25 +0000#1766714Off The Wall PGA Statshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76504/off-the-wall-pga-stats "Interesting read....I..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:25:18 +0000PatchTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:25:18 +0000#1766386On The Greenhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76501/on-the-green "Here's one I had never head of before, but happened in a junior tournament last..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:20 +0000jsgolferTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:20 +0000#1766346