TheSandTrap.com - Instruction and Playing Tips - Recent Changeshttp://thesandtrap.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the thesandtrap.com community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:47:24 +0000Hit the ball highhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73963/hit-the-ball-high "Hey all SOOOO I hit the ball really high with my irons... is that normal? I get it up..."threadFri, 18 Apr 2014 06:20:35 +0000dsal13Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:20:35 +0000#1658133Is it strange to hit 3wood farther than driver? http://thesandtrap.com/t/73957/is-it-strange-to-hit-3wood-farther-than-driver "I tend to hit my 3 wood off the deck farther than my driver off the tee. This is..."threadThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:11:15 +0000jlylesThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:11:15 +0000#1657803Is it all about the right distance to the ball?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73947/is-it-all-about-the-right-distance-to-the-ball "Recently I discovered(pro informed me@swing check)was standing to far away from the..."threadThu, 17 Apr 2014 07:28:11 +0000garzongoThu, 17 Apr 2014 07:28:11 +0000#1657264Losing sight of ballhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73935/losing-sight-of-ball " OK I've been working diligently since winter ended up here in MD. Not that it seems to..."threadWed, 16 Apr 2014 21:35:23 +0000chrstianrockboyWed, 16 Apr 2014 21:35:23 +0000#1656887Help about 85 % recovery from stroke and golfing againhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73928/help-about-85-recovery-from-stroke-and-golfing-again "Hey guys I am. 24 and about a year and a half ago I had a stroke which was the result..."threadWed, 16 Apr 2014 07:49:11 +0000americanfighterWed, 16 Apr 2014 07:49:11 +0000#1656317is it worth It??http://thesandtrap.com/t/73927/is-it-worth-it "Hi im a new member here and well first off Im left handed and im trying to get back..."threadWed, 16 Apr 2014 07:41:33 +0000jarrod kWed, 16 Apr 2014 07:41:33 +0000#1656316A question for the "experts" on here; ie, low "caps"....http://thesandtrap.com/t/73906/a-question-for-the-experts-on-here-ie-low-caps "I joined a month or so ago, but haven't posted very much...I like a lot of the..."threadMon, 14 Apr 2014 21:58:08 +0000Orlando38Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:58:08 +0000#1655051Help- I'm blading wedges like crazyhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73895/help-im-blading-wedges-like-crazy "Played 3 times this weekend, and with my recent grip changes, I hit the ball better..."threadMon, 14 Apr 2014 15:26:05 +0000albatrossMon, 14 Apr 2014 15:26:05 +0000#1654471Clubbing up for cut shotshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73872/clubbing-up-for-cut-shots "I've been dabbling with cut shots and draws on the range and am curious as to how many..."threadSun, 13 Apr 2014 21:50:51 +0000AWall483Sun, 13 Apr 2014 21:50:51 +0000#1653587Beginner in dire need of HELPhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73870/beginner-in-dire-need-of-help "Played very consistently when I was under 13 and my golf game was relatively..."threadSun, 13 Apr 2014 21:46:11 +0000RazorbackJaySun, 13 Apr 2014 21:46:11 +0000#1653567Curious - which pro gets the most in-out with the least extension?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73867/curious-which-pro-gets-the-most-in-out-with-the-least-extension "I know all pros get great extension, just curious if any pros stick out in having less..."threadSun, 13 Apr 2014 20:11:47 +0000nevets88Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:11:47 +0000#1653151Fairway Runhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73860/fairway-run "So I was playing at a different course on Friday, and the fairways are a bit firmer..."threadSun, 13 Apr 2014 14:47:06 +0000postmanclarkSun, 13 Apr 2014 14:47:06 +0000#1652725Iron play very hit and misshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73858/iron-play-very-hit-and-miss "Hi All,   I am a 38 year old, 24hc playing just over 1 year. I am playing in the..."threadSun, 13 Apr 2014 12:03:47 +0000Shane CumminsSun, 13 Apr 2014 12:03:47 +0000#1652626I cannot putthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73848/i-cannot-putt "Ok, so i'm 15 and i am trying to play as much golf as i can. I started at 8 when i was..."threadSat, 12 Apr 2014 09:40:58 +0000Scott-lobwedgeSat, 12 Apr 2014 09:40:58 +0000#1651960Trouble Shotshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73816/trouble-shots "How and how often do you practice trouble shots?   Was watching an old episode of The..."threadThu, 10 Apr 2014 19:21:30 +0000AbominalsThu, 10 Apr 2014 19:21:30 +0000#1650308How Often do You Film Your Swing?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73814/how-often-do-you-film-your-swing "There's already a how to film your swing thread  ​ .  But there was an off-topic..."threadThu, 10 Apr 2014 18:37:06 +0000mdlThu, 10 Apr 2014 18:37:06 +0000#1650242Ball drops out of the sky with a high lofted clubhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73813/ball-drops-out-of-the-sky-with-a-high-lofted-club "I was hitting balls last night with my son's 9i and 8i with Ping I20 CFS stiff..."threadThu, 10 Apr 2014 18:23:14 +0000LihuThu, 10 Apr 2014 18:23:14 +0000#1650220Now I have a hook!http://thesandtrap.com/t/73809/now-i-have-a-hook "It will be a year this month since I started playing golf again after 46 years.  I..."threadThu, 10 Apr 2014 17:07:05 +0000cnl390Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:07:05 +0000#1650107Help me out, guys and girls. http://thesandtrap.com/t/73802/help-me-out-guys-and-girls "It seems that whenever I start to think about my swing during the takeaway (got to get..."threadThu, 10 Apr 2014 10:39:51 +0000BakryThu, 10 Apr 2014 10:39:51 +0000#1649758Tips on Short Holeshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73784/tips-on-short-holes "Hello!   I am teaching my friend to play golf and we are going to a lot of Par 3..."threadWed, 09 Apr 2014 16:26:21 +0000pumaAttackWed, 09 Apr 2014 16:26:21 +0000#1648829What is the best way to teach a complete beginner?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73783/what-is-the-best-way-to-teach-a-complete-beginner "Hey guys, My friend really wants to learn the game because her entire family plays. ..."threadWed, 09 Apr 2014 15:25:46 +0000Unforgiven93Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:25:46 +0000#1648763Where is your right thumb during the swing?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73782/where-is-your-right-thumb-during-the-swing "Assuming you're a right handed player.  It sounds stupid, but I might have figured out..."threadWed, 09 Apr 2014 14:43:33 +0000albatrossWed, 09 Apr 2014 14:43:33 +0000#1648717Con Artist Swing Coaches???http://thesandtrap.com/t/73773/con-artist-swing-coaches "There is this driving range that I go to a lot that is owned by this ex Club Pro (or so..."threadWed, 09 Apr 2014 02:00:56 +0000RightEdgeWed, 09 Apr 2014 02:00:56 +0000#1648292Need Help: Hitting behind the ball. http://thesandtrap.com/t/73759/need-help-hitting-behind-the-ball "I feel like I'm hitting down on the ball just fine, but ever since I started trying to..."threadTue, 08 Apr 2014 12:08:03 +0000CrimTue, 08 Apr 2014 12:08:03 +0000#1647430If You Were To Start Over Again!http://thesandtrap.com/t/73747/if-you-were-to-start-over-again "This is mainly aimed at the lower handicappers but feel free to throw in your thoughts..."threadMon, 07 Apr 2014 19:58:33 +0000Royster1984Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:58:33 +0000#1647021Has anyone here gotten A LOT better after 35?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73741/has-anyone-here-gotten-a-lot-better-after-35 "I've worked as hard as I can on my game for the past 5 years, but busy job, wife and 3..."threadMon, 07 Apr 2014 16:56:31 +0000albatrossMon, 07 Apr 2014 16:56:31 +0000#1646859Does your swing deteriorate through your round?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73740/does-your-swing-deteriorate-through-your-round "The question is simple. I'm wondering how many people on here find that their swings..."threadMon, 07 Apr 2014 16:56:17 +0000MattMMon, 07 Apr 2014 16:56:17 +0000#1646857Anyone use two different grips?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73724/anyone-use-two-different-grips "I use 10 finger grip for driver or three wood off tee only then interlock for anything..."threadSun, 06 Apr 2014 22:56:56 +0000bluesSun, 06 Apr 2014 22:56:56 +0000#1646263S & T downswing http://thesandtrap.com/t/73719/s-t-downswing "I have the books, videos and have worked through the drills, methods etc. I know that..."threadSun, 06 Apr 2014 16:03:16 +0000BeedeeSun, 06 Apr 2014 16:03:16 +0000#1645987Golf Griphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73716/golf-grip "Hi everyone. New to the forum, and haved loved what I have been reading! I get out and..."threadSun, 06 Apr 2014 10:49:49 +0000James14Sun, 06 Apr 2014 10:49:49 +0000#1645907Hypothetical - If you always had live instructor supervision when you practiced...http://thesandtrap.com/t/73709/hypothetical-if-you-always-had-live-instructor-supervision-when-you-practiced "Obviously you'd get better faster. But just to what degree if you were to guess? Say..."threadSat, 05 Apr 2014 17:43:02 +0000nevets88Sat, 05 Apr 2014 17:43:02 +0000#1645489Blocks /holding of the releasehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73708/blocks-holding-of-the-release "Is "holding of the release" and a "blocked shot" the same meaning?"threadSat, 05 Apr 2014 16:05:06 +0000dchoyeSat, 05 Apr 2014 16:05:06 +0000#1645440What is the cause of OTT (over the top) or more specifically the outside in swing?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73701/what-is-the-cause-of-ott-over-the-top-or-more-specifically-the-outside-in-swing "I watch a lot of people who swing really hard and end up with an outside in swing on..."threadSat, 05 Apr 2014 05:28:23 +0000LihuSat, 05 Apr 2014 05:28:23 +0000#1645171Define "Release"......http://thesandtrap.com/t/73693/define-release "I've been reading this forum and I'm curious as to what you think the term "release"..."threadFri, 04 Apr 2014 23:26:05 +0000PaveFri, 04 Apr 2014 23:26:05 +0000#1644930Struggling with 2 thoughts on release . . .http://thesandtrap.com/t/73690/struggling-with-2-thoughts-on-release "Lately I've been struggling between deciding which of these 2 thoughts/actions is..."threadFri, 04 Apr 2014 20:24:02 +0000AmazingWhackerFri, 04 Apr 2014 20:24:02 +0000#1644722Tour Striker Educatorhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73675/tour-striker-educator "Anyone familiar with this product that can let me know what they..."threadFri, 04 Apr 2014 14:51:47 +0000scopekFri, 04 Apr 2014 14:51:47 +0000#1644285Need help: slice my driverhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73674/need-help-slice-my-driver "Hi,   I'm finding it difficult to hit my driver properly. It's 8.5*, neutral face, 55..."threadFri, 04 Apr 2014 14:41:19 +0000marvinFri, 04 Apr 2014 14:41:19 +0000#1644281How often do you have a "bad round"http://thesandtrap.com/t/73663/how-often-do-you-have-a-bad-round "Hey guys! I have been playing for about 3 1/2 months. When I started shot a 147 I..."threadFri, 04 Apr 2014 01:36:47 +0000dsal13Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:36:47 +0000#1643977Recommended Video Apps? http://thesandtrap.com/t/73653/recommended-video-apps "I hope this is the correct forum to ask this:    Can anyone recommend an app that..."threadThu, 03 Apr 2014 14:28:09 +0000scopekThu, 03 Apr 2014 14:28:09 +0000#1643470Wedge distance compared to woods and "normal" ironshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73651/wedge-distance-compared-to-woods-and-normal-irons "First time member / poster here - be gentle !!   Current handicap is 6.3, have been..."threadThu, 03 Apr 2014 13:29:49 +0000yorkshirehorseThu, 03 Apr 2014 13:29:49 +0000#1643410short irons draw and long irons, wood, driver cuthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73645/short-irons-draw-and-long-irons-wood-driver-cut "So...I have been playing 18 holes once a week for the past 2-3 months but due to work..."threadThu, 03 Apr 2014 02:23:09 +0000GolfGuy123Thu, 03 Apr 2014 02:23:09 +0000#1643186The Mental side/game to Golfhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73643/the-mental-side-game-to-golf "I think as Amateur Golfers or even professionals we can all relate to instances when..."threadThu, 03 Apr 2014 00:10:40 +0000TheKewTourThu, 03 Apr 2014 00:10:40 +0000#1643126Advice neededhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73639/advice-needed "Can anyone solve this mystery please, im hitting it great with my woods striking it..."threadWed, 02 Apr 2014 20:25:35 +0000wingbackWed, 02 Apr 2014 20:25:35 +0000#1642926Newbie Golfer And Pains: Something To Worry About?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73635/newbie-golfer-and-pains-something-to-worry-about "Hey All!   So I am a really green golfer...like only been swinging a club for 2..."threadWed, 02 Apr 2014 16:00:25 +0000WannaBeHackerWed, 02 Apr 2014 16:00:25 +0000#1642687"The Wedge Project" by Andrew Rice http://thesandtrap.com/t/73633/the-wedge-project-by-andrew-rice "I recently purchased The Wedge Project and wanted to write up summary on it for..."threadWed, 02 Apr 2014 15:02:28 +0000cipherWed, 02 Apr 2014 15:02:28 +0000#1642644Finally New Set of Irons! But can barely hit them ):http://thesandtrap.com/t/73627/finally-new-set-of-irons-but-can-barely-hit-them "First post on here in a few years so here it goes!   Last year's season started off..."threadWed, 02 Apr 2014 01:47:13 +0000SasQuatch<3Wed, 02 Apr 2014 01:47:13 +0000#1642330Slot Swing - Can you interpret this drill?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73619/slot-swing-can-you-interpret-this-drill "I've been working on the slot swing from Jim McLean's book.  He's got a drills section..."threadTue, 01 Apr 2014 16:50:08 +0000spentmilesTue, 01 Apr 2014 16:50:08 +0000#1641877What should I do for help??http://thesandtrap.com/t/73607/what-should-i-do-for-help "So im 21 and last summer was my first real season that i actually played for "real" and..."threadTue, 01 Apr 2014 07:19:00 +0000drave199Tue, 01 Apr 2014 07:19:00 +0000#1641565Online golf tuition - swing analysishttp://thesandtrap.com/t/73599/online-golf-tuition-swing-analysis "Hi, I'm new to the game of golf, although I know the basics through a few tips from my..."threadMon, 31 Mar 2014 21:10:49 +0000garymills78Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:10:49 +0000#1641278Are golf videos useful to watch ?http://thesandtrap.com/t/73581/are-golf-videos-useful-to-watch "Hello,   I am taking lessons from a golf instructor and overall he is quite good. I..."threadMon, 31 Mar 2014 07:45:06 +0000golfdude71Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:45:06 +0000#1640710