TheSandTrap.com - Instruction and Playing Tips - Recent Changeshttp://thesandtrap.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the thesandtrap.com community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:16:19 +0000Need Advice about my driverhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79524/need-advice-about-my-driver "I picked up golf around 4 months ago and I have a beginner set driver. In order to hit..."threadSun, 25 Jan 2015 19:13:17 +0000christian012Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:13:17 +0000#1881436Totally lost my swing..http://thesandtrap.com/t/79517/totally-lost-my-swing "Any advice anyone can give me is greatly appreciated. I have totally lost my swing. ..."threadSun, 25 Jan 2015 02:48:05 +0000flyfish13Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:48:05 +0000#1881065Online lessons vs range lessonshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79516/online-lessons-vs-range-lessons "What do you guys recommend for a new player range lessons or online lessons? I go back..."threadSun, 25 Jan 2015 02:31:47 +0000J M BrownSun, 25 Jan 2015 02:31:47 +0000#1881062Tour View turns heads at PGA Show [Golfweek]http://thesandtrap.com/t/79485/tour-view-turns-heads-at-pga-show-golfweek "I was wondering what these were, looking at my Twitter feed, I thought they were party..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 14:16:07 +0000nevets88Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:16:07 +0000#1879990Right shoulder dropping on downswinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79459/right-shoulder-dropping-on-downswing "Hi everyone, I am experiencing a problem with my right shoulder dropping on the down..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:14:23 +0000martinbrThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:14:23 +0000#1879394Moving on from an instructor ?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79457/moving-on-from-an-instructor "I just finished up a "round" of lessons with my current instructor. Overall I have had..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 20:03:40 +0000lhagsjrThu, 22 Jan 2015 20:03:40 +0000#1879248What do you call this shot? Bump and run, long chip, short pitch......http://thesandtrap.com/t/79434/what-do-you-call-this-shot-bump-and-run-long-chip-short-pitch "In one of the last scramble tournaments that I played it, I really struggled with shots..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:15:52 +0000FromthecoastThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:15:52 +0000#187857410 Quotes from the PGA Summit that will change how you look at golfhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79423/10-quotes-from-the-pga-summit-that-will-change-how-you-look-at-golf "I'm not so sure if this list is that mind blowing. It's a little too Sean Foley..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:05 +0000nevets88Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:05 +0000#1878211Club Face Angle At Addresshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79404/club-face-angle-at-address "hey all, my first post so thank you for reading.   wanted your opinion on..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 22:40:09 +0000ijaz429Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:40:09 +0000#1877728Choosing ironshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79396/choosing-irons "I'm currently deciding on new irons. I'm leaning towards Titlest 714 MB. Reading up on..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 15:19:22 +0000Bopper3000Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:19:22 +0000#1877345Hands Separating in Backswinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79395/hands-separating-in-backswing "Noticed at the top of my backswing ,there is about a two inch separation between  my..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:56:00 +0000iceman777Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:56:00 +0000#1877336Extension/crossover after impact and head going back at impact?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79390/extension-crossover-after-impact-and-head-going-back-at-impact "Hello I have2 questions about the crossoverof the hands or forearms and extension of..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 09:38:12 +0000SandynyTue, 20 Jan 2015 09:38:12 +0000#1877158Realistic expectations with a driver? http://thesandtrap.com/t/79368/realistic-expectations-with-a-driver "I'd like to know how you'd see this. What expectations can I have during my first year..."threadMon, 19 Jan 2015 13:54:39 +0000ryuninMon, 19 Jan 2015 13:54:39 +0000#187653025-40 yard bunker shotshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79366/25-40-yard-bunker-shots "I know this has been discussed, you can either go with a 8-9 iron and splash it...or go..."threadMon, 19 Jan 2015 12:50:02 +0000deasonMon, 19 Jan 2015 12:50:02 +0000#1876448The movie Whiplash and golf and practicehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79335/the-movie-whiplash-and-golf-and-practice "I've been thinking about the movie Whiplash a lot the past few months. It's basically..."threadSun, 18 Jan 2015 14:45:35 +0000nevets88Sun, 18 Jan 2015 14:45:35 +0000#1875946weight of clubheadhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79333/weight-of-clubhead "I do not feel the weight of the club head at address or when I swing. How do I..."threadSun, 18 Jan 2015 13:47:42 +0000pappy01Sun, 18 Jan 2015 13:47:42 +0000#1875935Dropping ball flighthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79325/dropping-ball-flight "So it was a great day out here in Ky, 59* out a rare day for January. Well so what do I..."threadSat, 17 Jan 2015 21:40:08 +0000SlowcelicaSat, 17 Jan 2015 21:40:08 +0000#1875630Ball striking http://thesandtrap.com/t/79324/ball-striking "Further to my learning I have come on even more! From shanks to great ball striking, I..."threadSat, 17 Jan 2015 20:45:09 +0000jamiesmith900Sat, 17 Jan 2015 20:45:09 +0000#1875599What to consider when choosing a club to pull?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79303/what-to-consider-when-choosing-a-club-to-pull "Whenever I watch a pro tournament, they will use (for example) and 7 iron on a 175 yard..."threadSat, 17 Jan 2015 07:52:17 +0000Youngbear11213Sat, 17 Jan 2015 07:52:17 +0000#1875142Started hitting pushes, possible causes/fixes?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79293/started-hitting-pushes-possible-causes-fixes "After a long period solid ball striking, I've started hitting pushes/blocks; I usually..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 23:06:26 +0000SoundandFuryFri, 16 Jan 2015 23:06:26 +0000#1874946Shaping the ball with your finishhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79292/shaping-the-ball-with-your-finish "I've been told (by multiple sources) that you can shape shots with your finish. A draw..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 21:35:53 +0000KevinStaggsFri, 16 Jan 2015 21:35:53 +0000#18748605SK Orderinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79265/5sk-ordering "I'm just curious if anyone else has had difficulty ordering (receiving) the 5SK video..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:56:31 +0000zengrokThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:56:31 +0000#1874008"spring training" routineshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79264/spring-training-routines "Anybody out there have a standard routine to getting their game back in to shape?..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 17:37:03 +0000gbadgolfThu, 15 Jan 2015 17:37:03 +0000#1873924How to Practice Long Puttshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79249/how-to-practice-long-putts "<a href="http://www.golf.com/instruction/adam-scott-and-distance-secret-making-more-long-putts" target="_blank">http://www.golf.com/instruction/adam-scott-and-distance-secret-making-more-long-putts</a> ..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 00:44:50 +0000billchaoThu, 15 Jan 2015 00:44:50 +0000#1873496Looking for a simple and repeatable swing patternhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79236/looking-for-a-simple-and-repeatable-swing-pattern "Hi All, I have been playing on and off for about 4 years due to injury and kids.  I am..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 14:22:00 +0000RussUKWed, 14 Jan 2015 14:22:00 +0000#1872995Video: Right Leg Loading with Steel - Get a load of this swinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79212/video-right-leg-loading-with-steel-get-a-load-of-this-swing "What the hell?   "threadTue, 13 Jan 2015 22:32:02 +0000nevets88Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:32:02 +0000#1872458Training Aids -- Specifically the "net"http://thesandtrap.com/t/79174/training-aids-specifically-the-net "With the weather here in Kentucky, it could be in the 50's and dry one day, then in the..."threadMon, 12 Jan 2015 16:06:07 +0000mecolemanMon, 12 Jan 2015 16:06:07 +0000#1870943Help/Advice with growing painshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79155/help-advice-with-growing-pains "Looking for words of wisdom to keep me from going off the deep end over this maddening..."threadMon, 12 Jan 2015 03:02:21 +0000CawoodMon, 12 Jan 2015 03:02:21 +0000#1870493Downswing significantly under the plane...is this necessarily bad? Zepp 3D golf reading...http://thesandtrap.com/t/79151/downswing-significantly-under-the-plane-is-this-necessarily-bad-zepp-3d-golf-reading "Hello everyone.   So I recently bought a Zepp 3D golf analyzer.  I'll be posting a..."threadSun, 11 Jan 2015 17:34:51 +0000KP96Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:34:51 +0000#1870207Backswing tempohttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79142/backswing-tempo "Ok...struggling to get everything slotting together in my swing (see member swing..."threadSat, 10 Jan 2015 19:56:36 +0000deasonSat, 10 Jan 2015 19:56:36 +0000#1869752any 5sk or s&t in marylandhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79141/any-5sk-or-s-t-in-maryland "just curious if there are any 5sk or stack and tilters in maryland. the swing intrigues..."threadSat, 10 Jan 2015 17:50:07 +0000jchez444Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:50:07 +0000#1869686Driving struggles and mentalityhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79124/driving-struggles-and-mentality "I've gone from a bad golfer to a decent one, but one problem that has remained..."threadSat, 10 Jan 2015 00:20:20 +0000Youngbear11213Sat, 10 Jan 2015 00:20:20 +0000#1869232Wedge questionhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79121/wedge-question "Hi,      Happy New Year all. I've read and heard that one should never hit a full shot..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 17:52:04 +0000AlohaedFri, 09 Jan 2015 17:52:04 +0000#1868874practice net for small back yard?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79117/practice-net-for-small-back-yard "Hi guys, second post on here. Simple newb question on setting up a practice area at..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 16:19:38 +0000wuanameFri, 09 Jan 2015 16:19:38 +0000#1868796Interesting conversation on Twitterverse about wedges and bouncehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79116/interesting-conversation-on-twitterverse-about-wedges-and-bounce " @TrackmanMaestro @AndrewRiceGolf Today I watched 2 elite college and a PGA tour..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 15:09:34 +0000nevets88Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:09:34 +0000#1868755Hands forward... still a little fathttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79097/hands-forward-still-a-little-fat "So I've started some online lessons (evolvr) and I've been working on my pivot and..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 05:38:55 +0000skwon11Fri, 09 Jan 2015 05:38:55 +0000#1868473Compressing ball better with closed club facehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79096/compressing-ball-better-with-closed-club-face "Hello Everyone, After trying many things finally narrowed down how to improve my..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 05:23:08 +0000azgolfer22Fri, 09 Jan 2015 05:23:08 +0000#1868464All You Need to Know About the ‘Learning Styles’ Myth, in Two Minutes - Wired Magazinehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79054/all-you-need-to-know-about-the-learning-styles-myth-in-two-minutes-wired-magazine "This piece talks about "the mistaken idea that we learn better when the instruction we..."threadWed, 07 Jan 2015 13:29:45 +0000nevets88Wed, 07 Jan 2015 13:29:45 +0000#1866821Interlock griphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/79033/interlock-grip " The two most dominant players in either the PGA and LPGA (Rory McIlroy Michelle Wei)..."threadTue, 06 Jan 2015 22:24:00 +0000CarlOwenTue, 06 Jan 2015 22:24:00 +0000#1866411Head Strong...http://thesandtrap.com/t/79024/head-strong "The last few weeks I have had a bit of a nightmare with connection, just when I thought..."threadTue, 06 Jan 2015 13:08:03 +0000Matt66Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:08:03 +0000#1866004Goal for 2015: Break 80 by February (three weeks of short game work)http://thesandtrap.com/t/79016/goal-for-2015-break-80-by-february-three-weeks-of-short-game-work "So my goal for the year is to break 80 by the time the year is only a month old.  ..."threadTue, 06 Jan 2015 03:46:28 +0000SoundandFuryTue, 06 Jan 2015 03:46:28 +0000#1865893Moving my lead knee laterally?http://thesandtrap.com/t/79010/moving-my-lead-knee-laterally "I have some trouble sliding my hips and getting into proper position at impact. When I..."threadMon, 05 Jan 2015 14:27:23 +0000CrimMon, 05 Jan 2015 14:27:23 +0000#1865315nature or nuturehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/78982/nature-or-nuture "Me and my mate started golfing when we were 13yrs old currently 42, we have hit..."threadSat, 03 Jan 2015 12:51:29 +0000wingbackSat, 03 Jan 2015 12:51:29 +0000#1864057Hinging or not hinging?http://thesandtrap.com/t/78966/hinging-or-not-hinging "I have a friend that drives the ball so far it's unreal. On a good day his drives carry..."threadFri, 02 Jan 2015 20:02:30 +0000OsmondFri, 02 Jan 2015 20:02:30 +0000#1863595Any reviews on Zepp vs GAME golf?http://thesandtrap.com/t/78963/any-reviews-on-zepp-vs-game-golf "I have been thinking about trying one of these. Has anyone used both devices and what..."threadFri, 02 Jan 2015 16:00:10 +0000rmenaryFri, 02 Jan 2015 16:00:10 +0000#1863437Serious shankshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/78953/serious-shanks "Hey guys, I've been playing golf on and off for about 12 years now, but recently..."threadFri, 02 Jan 2015 04:37:07 +0000Loyalp4wnFri, 02 Jan 2015 04:37:07 +0000#1863198has anyone heard of or tried this putting method?http://thesandtrap.com/t/78927/has-anyone-heard-of-or-tried-this-putting-method "After yet another poor putting performance yesterday, I went to the practice green this..."threadWed, 31 Dec 2014 21:03:35 +0000RandyBobbittWed, 31 Dec 2014 21:03:35 +0000#1862544How to practice during winterhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/78922/how-to-practice-during-winter " How can I keep my game up during winter. I live in Alaska and won't be able to play..."threadWed, 31 Dec 2014 14:10:48 +0000jballard388Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:10:48 +0000#1862262Using the groundhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/78880/using-the-ground "I keep reading about how you should "use the ground" in your golf swing. However, I..."threadMon, 29 Dec 2014 20:00:54 +0000william1943Mon, 29 Dec 2014 20:00:54 +0000#1861148Low handicappers(or anyone).....when did you (have you?) shortened your backswing for more accuracy?http://thesandtrap.com/t/78861/low-handicappers-or-anyone-when-did-you-have-you-shortened-your-backswing-for-more-accuracy "Intro: Hi everyone, new to the forum, so I hope I'm posting to the right place and not..."threadSun, 28 Dec 2014 18:06:27 +0000rclark82Sun, 28 Dec 2014 18:06:27 +0000#1860605