TheSandTrap.com - Instruction and Playing Tips - Recent Changeshttp://thesandtrap.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the thesandtrap.com community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Tue, 26 May 2015 14:01:57 +0000Am i the only one?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82224/am-i-the-only-one "Hello,   So i picked up golf at about 3 yeras ago at 39hcp. I have always have a flat..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 13:42:34 +0000trippelhejTue, 26 May 2015 13:42:34 +0000#1981102Establishing your yardage numbershttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82212/establishing-your-yardage-numbers "Does anyone have a good technique (and any relevant tips) for establishing club..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 01:47:57 +0000THExceptionTue, 26 May 2015 01:47:57 +0000#1980802Amount of practice before a round.http://thesandtrap.com/t/82208/amount-of-practice-before-a-round "Hi, I'm new to TST, and didn't find another post about this....   How much and what..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 22:04:15 +0000metbidMon, 25 May 2015 22:04:15 +0000#1980630Need help with my driver !!!http://thesandtrap.com/t/82207/need-help-with-my-driver "I have been struggling with a low hook for weeks with my driver. I can't seem to get..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 21:24:07 +0000kwagMon, 25 May 2015 21:24:07 +0000#1980595How To Improve My Handicap in 21 Days...http://thesandtrap.com/t/82195/how-to-improve-my-handicap-in-21-days "Imagine, because of a bet you should improve your handicap in 2 points (from 18,8 to..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 08:42:45 +0000JamesonMon, 25 May 2015 08:42:45 +0000#1980125Why is it...I'm either A) good at putting, B) good teeing off or C) good with irons? ...but never all 3?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82189/why-is-it-im-either-a-good-at-putting-b-good-teeing-off-or-c-good-with-irons-but-never-all-3 "Seriously, it's getting kind of frustrating.   I'm by no means a good player (very..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 01:26:26 +0000scottcarmichMon, 25 May 2015 01:26:26 +0000#1979938Question about figuring out club distanceshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82187/question-about-figuring-out-club-distances "So trying to figure out my average distances with each club.  I'm at the driving range..."threadSun, 24 May 2015 16:53:00 +0000PeteKSun, 24 May 2015 16:53:00 +0000#1979700chest turnhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82185/chest-turn "I've been recently hitting a bit thin and my coach advised me to just focus on turning..."threadSun, 24 May 2015 10:45:56 +0000Davie81Sun, 24 May 2015 10:45:56 +0000#1979544how to get more outward with the right shoulder?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82181/how-to-get-more-outward-with-the-right-shoulder "my right shoulder has the downward part but not the outward any drills to work on this? "threadSat, 23 May 2015 15:02:59 +0000cupslamSat, 23 May 2015 15:02:59 +0000#1979065Croquet Golf?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82174/croquet-golf "I teach golf to little ones and I would love to have a chipping game similar to..."threadSat, 23 May 2015 04:33:59 +0000RachaelxLeahSat, 23 May 2015 04:33:59 +0000#1978859Does driver length influence ability to square club face?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82166/does-driver-length-influence-ability-to-square-club-face "Curious to hear everyone's thoughts.  I'm using two drivers right now: an SLDR set at..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 18:24:48 +0000SoundandFuryFri, 22 May 2015 18:24:48 +0000#1978546wedge distance gap HUGE!http://thesandtrap.com/t/82156/wedge-distance-gap-huge "I've been practicing a lot more than I have been playing... I had someone look at my..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 03:49:18 +0000onthehunt526Fri, 22 May 2015 03:49:18 +0000#1978094Any tips for a beginners? http://thesandtrap.com/t/82152/any-tips-for-a-beginners "Hi, i recently started golfing on a regular basis instead of once or twice a year, so i..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 21:39:55 +0000Jeffmurph902Thu, 21 May 2015 21:39:55 +0000#1977876Low launch and flight of driver http://thesandtrap.com/t/82147/low-launch-and-flight-of-driver "I'm just wondering if there is any quick tips or fixes for my driver launching and..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 15:54:30 +0000ballemore1029Thu, 21 May 2015 15:54:30 +0000#1977533Mark Broadie: How to Survive The 'No Man's Land' From 60 to 100 Yards Outhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82146/mark-broadie-how-to-survive-the-no-mans-land-from-60-to-100-yards-out "Pros average 1.5 shots/round from 60-100. Amateurs, 3.2. Didn't figure Jason Day to be..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 15:28:07 +0000nevets88Thu, 21 May 2015 15:28:07 +0000#1977499Question about swing of Bubba.http://thesandtrap.com/t/82144/question-about-swing-of-bubba "I started playing golf this year. I took lesson with a PGA pro and I've kinda adapted..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 06:37:06 +0000GoldengeeThu, 21 May 2015 06:37:06 +0000#1977284I interviewed "The Hammer Man", golf Brain training coachhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82143/i-interviewed-the-hammer-man-golf-brain-training-coach "I shot a video interview with Micheal "hammer man" Lavery   He is somewhat known..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 05:42:33 +0000bdevore76Thu, 21 May 2015 05:42:33 +0000#1977278What do you feel in the transition and beginning of the downswinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82137/what-do-you-feel-in-the-transition-and-beginning-of-the-downswing "I am working on making my transition better and the beginning of the downswing and was..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 19:25:06 +0000SlowcelicaWed, 20 May 2015 19:25:06 +0000#1976980Closing your stancehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82125/closing-your-stance "Just trying to get something straight in my head and probably worded this so it makes..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 08:14:48 +0000keeps21Wed, 20 May 2015 08:14:48 +0000#1976634Not familiar with 3D numbers, not understanding this McIlroy stat: Degree hips open and closedhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82107/not-familiar-with-3d-numbers-not-understanding-this-mcilroy-stat-degree-hips-open-and-closed "I don't get the hips closed to open measurement. 62 degrees open when? At impact? That..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 23:17:08 +0000nevets88Tue, 19 May 2015 23:17:08 +0000#1976412Jimmy Ballard Swing driver tipshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82101/jimmy-ballard-swing-driver-tips "Hi, newbie here.Just started playing golf at the age of 63, two months ago .Played..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 17:48:09 +0000mickymokoTue, 19 May 2015 17:48:09 +0000#1976143hitting it far is realy verey easy. Wont to hit it 300 yards try this.http://thesandtrap.com/t/82099/hitting-it-far-is-realy-verey-easy-wont-to-hit-it-300-yards-try-this "I am a 14 handicap at the time of this post hopefully that will soon change. I went out..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 16:51:33 +0000jpbg33Tue, 19 May 2015 16:51:33 +0000#1976083Learning to Ride a Bike and Learning Swing Mechanics [3Jack Golf Blog]http://thesandtrap.com/t/82096/learning-to-ride-a-bike-and-learning-swing-mechanics-3jack-golf-blog "Rich Hunt makes some interesting points about the one hour lesson, slow motion learning..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 13:13:39 +0000nevets88Tue, 19 May 2015 13:13:39 +0000#1975947Why would my woods and hybrid not behave same as other clubs ?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82092/why-would-my-woods-and-hybrid-not-behave-same-as-other-clubs "I have a slight fade with my irons and driver but as soon as I move from past the..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 02:22:37 +0000SteveHTue, 19 May 2015 02:22:37 +0000#1975709Heel shots with slice .http://thesandtrap.com/t/82088/heel-shots-with-slice "I continue to hit all my clubs on the heel which causes a fierce slice and not much..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 01:02:27 +0000stets656Tue, 19 May 2015 01:02:27 +0000#1975640Muddy Bunkershttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82087/muddy-bunkers "So how do you handle the muddy or compacted sand bunkers after a rain?    Standard..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 00:15:28 +0000saevel25Tue, 19 May 2015 00:15:28 +0000#1975587Can u believe? 6 shanks in a row. http://thesandtrap.com/t/82086/can-u-believe-6-shanks-in-a-row "What is going on?  Out at the grassy and quiet practice range doing my 50 yard pitches..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 00:13:00 +0000joekellyTue, 19 May 2015 00:13:00 +0000#1975585Problem with my left arm foldinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82080/problem-with-my-left-arm-folding "I have been putting quite a bit of practice in to trying to keep my left arm straight...."threadMon, 18 May 2015 19:48:49 +0000SteveHMon, 18 May 2015 19:48:49 +0000#1975382Backyard short game facilityhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82073/backyard-short-game-facility "Without spends tens of thousands of dollars has anyone here installed an artificial..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 17:16:17 +0000upndown21Mon, 18 May 2015 17:16:17 +0000#1975211Instructors in or near Manhattanhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82063/instructors-in-or-near-manhattan "I am looking for an instructor in or near Manhattan. Any recommendations ?  "threadMon, 18 May 2015 04:26:27 +0000moadhiaMon, 18 May 2015 04:26:27 +0000#1974822Twisting the club before each shot????http://thesandtrap.com/t/82054/twisting-the-club-before-each-shot "Hey guys. I started playing golf about a year ago. I enjoy it and I am trying to get..."threadSun, 17 May 2015 22:45:07 +0000bigmags14Sun, 17 May 2015 22:45:07 +0000#1974627High swing speed with half-3/4 swing (118mph), slower with full swing (108-112mph)?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82051/high-swing-speed-with-half-3-4-swing-118mph-slower-with-full-swing-108-112mph "I picked up a swing speed radar and have been putting it to good use lately. On the..."threadSun, 17 May 2015 19:13:30 +0000travvybSun, 17 May 2015 19:13:30 +0000#1974451What do you think of Slow-Mo Video Analysis of PGA Tour players on TV?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82038/what-do-you-think-of-slow-mo-video-analysis-of-pga-tour-players-on-tv "    So, what do you think? Be honest.   P.S. Not that everyone here is average… and..."threadSat, 16 May 2015 23:45:04 +0000iacasSat, 16 May 2015 23:45:04 +0000#1973851The Tim Ferriss Experiment - Golfhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82026/the-tim-ferriss-experiment-golf "Tim Ferriss, whose claim to fame is a popular book, The 4-Hour Workweek (never read it)..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 18:43:56 +0000nevets88Fri, 15 May 2015 18:43:56 +0000#1972834Swing from women's 4 ball - inline @ A7, but L wrist quickly extends?http://thesandtrap.com/t/82013/swing-from-womens-4-ball-inline-a7-but-l-wrist-quickly-extends "Just trying to figure out how this swing works. Her head drops a lot on the downswing..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 11:16:20 +0000nevets88Fri, 15 May 2015 11:16:20 +0000#1972356Peter Kostis Tells Us Not to Lose Trail Knee Flexion During Backswinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/82012/peter-kostis-tells-us-not-to-lose-trail-knee-flexion-during-backswing "  "threadFri, 15 May 2015 09:51:59 +0000EverythingGolfFri, 15 May 2015 09:51:59 +0000#1972309Leadbetter's Bookhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/81981/leadbetters-book "Can I start a "Discuss this book" thread as a non-moderator ? If so, I'm curious to see..."threadWed, 13 May 2015 15:37:06 +0000mmoan2Wed, 13 May 2015 15:37:06 +0000#1970617Stan Utley on Adding Spin to Pitch Shotshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/81977/stan-utley-on-adding-spin-to-pitch-shots "From his site but public in youtube.   Note that Stan uses the same pitch motion but..."threadWed, 13 May 2015 12:52:53 +0000boogieliciousWed, 13 May 2015 12:52:53 +0000#1970445Anyone against early wrist set?http://thesandtrap.com/t/81973/anyone-against-early-wrist-set "I have been setting my wrists early with my irons and have experianced a bit of success..."threadWed, 13 May 2015 04:48:26 +0000PatrickBatemanWed, 13 May 2015 04:48:26 +0000#1970210Is there anything wrong with a flat take away?http://thesandtrap.com/t/81958/is-there-anything-wrong-with-a-flat-take-away "So I got a driver lesson today and basically he flattened my back swing, and keep the..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 22:30:08 +0000SlowcelicaTue, 12 May 2015 22:30:08 +0000#1969920Changing your mind.http://thesandtrap.com/t/81945/changing-your-mind "I have been doing some thinking about how hard it is to implement meaningful and..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 13:10:01 +0000M2RTue, 12 May 2015 13:10:01 +0000#1969269A bad round http://thesandtrap.com/t/81932/a-bad-round "Last weekend I got off to a great start but after I double bogeyed a hole I completely..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 21:48:20 +0000zaljMon, 11 May 2015 21:48:20 +0000#1968687Check out this kid's swing - A6 and A7. Never seen anything like it before.http://thesandtrap.com/t/81931/check-out-this-kids-swing-a6-and-a7-never-seen-anything-like-it-before "His name is Victor Rodriguez out in CA and is a Miyahara student. I'm pretty sure I..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 20:20:54 +0000nevets88Mon, 11 May 2015 20:20:54 +0000#1968592Today I was told "If you're getting blisters, you're doing something wrong"http://thesandtrap.com/t/81927/today-i-was-told-if-youre-getting-blisters-youre-doing-something-wrong "Is this correct? I have been swinging a lot lately and have developed a blister on my..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 16:23:28 +0000WatchOutLeftMon, 11 May 2015 16:23:28 +0000#1968210The Bottom of the Swinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/81925/the-bottom-of-the-swing "About five or six years ago, I was at the LPGA’s Safeway Classic. I was on the tee box..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 15:13:57 +0000The Recreational GolferMon, 11 May 2015 15:13:57 +0000#1968142Offshore Drills??http://thesandtrap.com/t/81920/offshore-drills "Hey fellow golfers! First time post and new member. This site is awesome and has..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 11:23:56 +0000CaptHookMon, 11 May 2015 11:23:56 +0000#1967887Backswing and downswing path - should they be the same ?http://thesandtrap.com/t/81901/backswing-and-downswing-path-should-they-be-the-same "Hi everyone   I filmed my swing today from a down the line perspective. I uploaded it..."threadSun, 10 May 2015 08:58:21 +0000topgrapeSun, 10 May 2015 08:58:21 +0000#1966787Iron Man - Race to beat Darknesshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/81882/iron-man-race-to-beat-darkness "Haven't played much in a long time, figured it's time to see what a few hours can do,..."threadSat, 09 May 2015 03:10:04 +0000Big PermSat, 09 May 2015 03:10:04 +0000#1965837Sand trap helphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/81878/sand-trap-help "Help! I can not get out of a sand trap. I hit shots out of the sand for almost 2 hours..."threadSat, 09 May 2015 00:34:59 +0000woodenshoeSat, 09 May 2015 00:34:59 +0000#1965695Where do you look while swinging?http://thesandtrap.com/t/81877/where-do-you-look-while-swinging "So, I got a new hitting mat and net, and I was actually trying to hit just up and over..."threadFri, 08 May 2015 23:51:10 +0000ajw426Fri, 08 May 2015 23:51:10 +0000#1965658