TheSandTrap.com - Golf Talk - Recent Changeshttp://thesandtrap.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the thesandtrap.com community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:06:56 +0000Anyone from the Northwest Arkansas area?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76035/anyone-from-the-northwest-arkansas-area "Suprise from the boss. I was promoted yesterday and am relocating to the..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 01:27:30 +0000kpaulhusThu, 24 Jul 2014 01:27:30 +0000#1743057Golf World goes completely digital - Harbinger of things to come?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76025/golf-world-goes-completely-digital-harbinger-of-things-to-come "No more print version, or do we say, dead tree version. 67 years in print, oldest golf..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:39:44 +0000nevets88Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:39:44 +0000#1742726Greatest golfers of all-timehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76024/greatest-golfers-of-all-time "Who do you believe are the greatest golfers of all-time?   I'll go..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:27:59 +0000The PopeWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:27:59 +0000#1742704Callaway 3 Deep...., Is it just me?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76018/callaway-3-deep-is-it-just-me "Is it just me or does anyone else find the Callaway  3 Deep "nearly impossible" to hit..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:47:56 +0000Rewster66Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:47:56 +0000#1742310Finally broke into the 70's!!!http://thesandtrap.com/t/76017/finally-broke-into-the-70s "Yesterday I finally broke into the 70's for the first time since picking up golf. I..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:38:03 +0000Rewster66Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:38:03 +0000#1742290Poker Puttshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76013/poker-putts "A few weeks ago we played "Poker Putts" in our Men's League- 1 card was earned for each..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:05:39 +0000MEfreeWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:05:39 +0000#1742124Dick's Sporting Goods Fires In-Store Golf Proshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76002/dicks-sporting-goods-fires-in-store-golf-pros "More than 500 PGA Pros. Not a good sign for the golf..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 21:09:53 +0000mvmacTue, 22 Jul 2014 21:09:53 +0000#1741412My Massive Improvement in 3 Weekshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75996/my-massive-improvement-in-3-weeks "So I'm a relatively new golfer.  Been at it in earnest about 3 years or so.  I've been..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 17:45:23 +0000StumpyTue, 22 Jul 2014 17:45:23 +0000#1741091Putter Regripping Wait timehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75988/putter-regripping-wait-time "Hey everyone. I'm about to regrip my putter with a sweet superstroke slim 3.0 grip,..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 14:12:12 +0000waldofinderTue, 22 Jul 2014 14:12:12 +0000#1740872Does Your 1st Hole Score Affect Rest of Round?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75987/does-your-1st-hole-score-affect-rest-of-round "Does a really good or bad score on the 1st hole tend to have an effect on how you..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 13:50:26 +0000MEfreeTue, 22 Jul 2014 13:50:26 +0000#1740831Barkley's new swing...http://thesandtrap.com/t/75986/barkleys-new-swing "I have to say, as much as I love to golf, if I had as much trouble as Charles Barkley..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 13:15:48 +0000Jeremie BoopTue, 22 Jul 2014 13:15:48 +0000#1740794Finally!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75980/finally "After years of trying I finally got Masters tickets this year (practice round) on..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 10:18:48 +0000Bucki1968Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:18:48 +0000#1740663Volume Three Hundred Ninety-sixhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75975/volume-three-hundred-ninety-six "by George Promenschenkel: link Where we answer the question: "Why is the Claret Jug so..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 03:04:24 +0000TST FeedBotTue, 22 Jul 2014 03:04:24 +0000#1740563Tiger vs. Jackhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75974/tiger-vs-jack "by Jamieson Weiss: link The age-old debate rages on.     POST COMMENTS..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 03:04:24 +0000TST FeedBotTue, 22 Jul 2014 03:04:24 +0000#1740562The Colin007 and RFKFREAK Golf Outing!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75973/the-colin007-and-rfkfreak-golf-outing "So, seeing as now the NE Golf Outing seems stalled (hi @jamo and @Valleygolfer ),..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:28:40 +0000RFKFREAKTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:28:40 +0000#1740500How big of an outlier is this particular stat?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75972/how-big-of-an-outlier-is-this-particular-stat "My dad has been golfing for over thirty years, but really only started playing..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:19:35 +0000AguirreTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:19:35 +0000#1740490When To Tee It Backhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75971/when-to-tee-it-back "After reading through the Tee It Forward thread I would like to pose a new question to..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 01:53:53 +0000InTheRoughTue, 22 Jul 2014 01:53:53 +0000#1740456Club head separates during a regular roundhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75966/club-head-separates-during-a-regular-round "I was playing my usual course on Sunday. I come to 438 yd par 4 7th hole at Fox Hollow..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 23:06:16 +0000YukariMon, 21 Jul 2014 23:06:16 +0000#1740305HBO Real Sports: The Downturn in the Golf Industryhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75965/hbo-real-sports-the-downturn-in-the-golf-industry "Anybody planning to watch this?  It looks interesting to me.   HBO Real Sports: The..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 21:51:57 +0000bmartin461Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:51:57 +0000#1740224While We're Young?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75954/while-were-young "I know there are probably a ton of threads about slow play, but I can't understand why..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 11:11:36 +0000Bucki1968Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:11:36 +0000#1739416Geoff Shackelford on Rory McIlroy - The Lols keep cominghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75937/geoff-shackelford-on-rory-mcilroy-the-lols-keep-coming "This guy writes for Golf Digest, has his own blog and contributes to the 'State of the..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 19:46:04 +0000Monte the BearSun, 20 Jul 2014 19:46:04 +0000#1738883Good and cheap golf irons?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75935/good-and-cheap-golf-irons "I am in need of good but cheap golf irons. I have heard about the Taylormade Burner..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 18:40:23 +0000ElMachoGolfSun, 20 Jul 2014 18:40:23 +0000#1738847Play 9 Day (USGA)http://thesandtrap.com/t/75911/play-9-day-usga "July 23rd, if you commit to playing nine holes (I suppose you could play nine holes..."threadSat, 19 Jul 2014 12:11:05 +0000iacasSat, 19 Jul 2014 12:11:05 +0000#1737661 Courses Should Pair Players according to skill if possiblehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75905/courses-should-pair-players-according-to-skill-if-possible "  My view is that it makes total sense to ask when calling for a tee time what the..."threadSat, 19 Jul 2014 01:35:48 +0000atxpkrgolfSat, 19 Jul 2014 01:35:48 +0000#1737404New York vs Boston Ryder Cuphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75902/new-york-vs-boston-ryder-cup "I'm playing in a City Championship Ryder Cup between New York and Boston next Sunday. I..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 21:05:34 +0000PeterKratsiosFri, 18 Jul 2014 21:05:34 +0000#1737263Golf etiquette - why is it improper to laugh at the misfortunes of others? http://thesandtrap.com/t/75898/golf-etiquette-why-is-it-improper-to-laugh-at-the-misfortunes-of-others "There is this guy at my club who said to my friends, I have the intellect of an..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 19:14:58 +0000Michael LeeFri, 18 Jul 2014 19:14:58 +0000#1737179How can your polo help you to play better ?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75893/how-can-your-polo-help-you-to-play-better "I enjoy to play with my functional polo which wicks, quick dry, anti-odor. It makes me..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 13:53:05 +0000DYTWFri, 18 Jul 2014 13:53:05 +0000#1736830Win McMurry Leaves Golf Channelhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75889/win-mcmurry-leaves-golf-channel "In related news, I saw Win McMurry tweeting about co-hosting (as a "guest host" I..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 11:15:55 +0000iacasFri, 18 Jul 2014 11:15:55 +0000#1736711Microballoons in your golf ball? http://thesandtrap.com/t/75885/microballoons-in-your-golf-ball "Ha.   Was just looking over a 2014  Golf catalog full of goodies but rather unknown in..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 02:03:50 +0000joekellyFri, 18 Jul 2014 02:03:50 +0000#1736491My Golf Club Closed Without Warning =(http://thesandtrap.com/t/75876/my-golf-club-closed-without-warning "They took the bar! They took the whole ..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 17:35:23 +0000CarlSpacklerThu, 17 Jul 2014 17:35:23 +0000#1736094HIT INTO...What would you have done???http://thesandtrap.com/t/75857/hit-into-what-would-you-have-done "I played later in the day today and ended up playing in front of young yahoos. My..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 22:53:02 +0000cape cod beachfront golferWed, 16 Jul 2014 22:53:02 +0000#1735287Shaft Bend question http://thesandtrap.com/t/75852/shaft-bend-question "Hi, I try to use the iPhone when possible at the range. I think it helps a lot. I've..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 18:05:07 +0000Mitch360Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:05:07 +0000#1734948What is more difficult links golf or parkland golf?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75849/what-is-more-difficult-links-golf-or-parkland-golf "With "The Open" being this week I started thinking which type of course is harder to..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 16:07:57 +0000Jeremie BoopWed, 16 Jul 2014 16:07:57 +0000#17348072014 British Open Staff Previewhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75838/2014-british-open-staff-preview "by Michael C. Hepp: link My alarm is set for early Thursday morning to watch the 2014..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 12:05:01 +0000TST FeedBotWed, 16 Jul 2014 12:05:01 +0000#1734542To sell or keep clubs?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75832/to-sell-or-keep-clubs "I play golf once a year, occasionally twice. I used to play a bit more when I first..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 03:46:29 +0000enpowerWed, 16 Jul 2014 03:46:29 +0000#1734427PING Introduces G30 Linehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75828/ping-introduces-g30-line "by Tristan Hilton: link The new G30 line of clubs includes new drivers, woods, hybrids..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 23:14:22 +0000TST FeedBotTue, 15 Jul 2014 23:14:22 +0000#1734242Volume Three Hundred Ninety-Fivehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75827/volume-three-hundred-ninety-five "by George Promenschenkel: link Two majors, a minor, and Mo..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 23:09:22 +0000TST FeedBotTue, 15 Jul 2014 23:09:22 +0000#1734239Beginner score.http://thesandtrap.com/t/75817/beginner-score "Saturday I played my 3rd game ever. I shot 9 holes and scored a 62. I don't know if..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 14:20:13 +0000short ironTue, 15 Jul 2014 14:20:13 +0000#1733797How do I prevent an occasional thin scull with 8-PW?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75815/how-do-i-prevent-an-occasional-thin-scull-with-8-pw "It seems that every round I have two or three very thin/scull shots into green with..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 13:04:57 +0000CarlOwenTue, 15 Jul 2014 13:04:57 +0000#1733747Are You Addicted to Golf?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75814/are-you-addicted-to-golf "This hasn't been posted here yet?  I couldn't find it anywhere. A really interesting..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 12:42:54 +0000albatrossTue, 15 Jul 2014 12:42:54 +0000#1733734After lessons, struggling with new thought http://thesandtrap.com/t/75810/after-lessons-struggling-with-new-thought "I recently took a lesson that changed my swing path. I was printing the club crazy..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 04:44:17 +0000charliek98Tue, 15 Jul 2014 04:44:17 +0000#1733597Why Tiger is due for a great comeback!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75803/why-tiger-is-due-for-a-great-comeback "The only thing I'm certain of is not death and taxes. All I know is, from one moment..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 00:07:56 +0000Michael LeeTue, 15 Jul 2014 00:07:56 +0000#1733343Pros avoided using driver at which US Open? (Narrow fairways!)http://thesandtrap.com/t/75801/pros-avoided-using-driver-at-which-us-open-narrow-fairways "This was a real eye opener for me to see so many PROS deciding against using driver to..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 22:58:14 +0000Used2PlayALotMon, 14 Jul 2014 22:58:14 +0000#1733289B2golfsales.comhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75799/b2golfsales-com "Has anyone used them? I can't find squat on them. They apparently refurbish clubs and..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 22:09:07 +0000MConstantineJrMon, 14 Jul 2014 22:09:07 +0000#1733233NYT: Caddie Who Mastered the Game - Remembering Harry Vardon, Who Inspired Much of Golf's Culturehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75796/nyt-caddie-who-mastered-the-game-remembering-harry-vardon-who-inspired-much-of-golfs-culture "So all I knew about Vardon is the grip named after him, the PGA's Vardon Trophy and..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 19:05:30 +0000nevets88Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:05:30 +0000#1733028Strong Grip Only When "Hitting Up" On Ballhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75791/strong-grip-only-when-hitting-up-on-ball "For the most part I have a neutral grip with my irons, hybrids, and fairway woods when..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 16:19:43 +0000MConstantineJrMon, 14 Jul 2014 16:19:43 +0000#1732810Always hit it closer (dont lay up) (where is this?) http://thesandtrap.com/t/75789/always-hit-it-closer-dont-lay-up-where-is-this "I remember there being as study done about how amateurs always do better the closer..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 14:45:31 +0000WilliamevanlMon, 14 Jul 2014 14:45:31 +0000#1732698Does golfing make us deaf?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75787/does-golfing-make-us-deaf "Here's a link about a medical study on the effects of titanium-headed driver impact..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 13:26:27 +0000WUTigerMon, 14 Jul 2014 13:26:27 +0000#1732627Playing a new course for the first time: does it seriously affect your score?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75786/playing-a-new-course-for-the-first-time-does-it-seriously-affect-your-score "I have never been able to score well when playing a new course for the first time.  My..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 13:15:08 +0000k-troopMon, 14 Jul 2014 13:15:08 +0000#1732621Eight-some?? Is this a scramble?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75778/eight-some-is-this-a-scramble "Played a round today and came up behind eight people (four carts) playing together. It..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 01:22:55 +0000BallSeekerMon, 14 Jul 2014 01:22:55 +0000#1732316