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, 01 Aug 2014 05:51:17 +0000Practice net helphttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76220/practice-net-help "Looking to get a practice net for home. Range / course is about 15-20 minutes from the..."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:11 +0000TIME 4 TEEThu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:11 +0000#1750886Aimpoint Express on Facebook (Students Group)http://thesandtrap.com/t/76219/aimpoint-express-on-facebook-students-group "Hi I took an Aimpoint Express class last Saturday. The instructor said he'd email me a..."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 22:14:49 +0000ralphs007Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:14:49 +0000#1750815Before and after swings after 1 year of changes. dropped 20 strokeshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76204/before-and-after-swings-after-1-year-of-changes-dropped-20-strokes "first post ! :)   Been working on my swing. I now can swing over 120 mph on trackman..."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 09:02:10 +0000Grant HooperThu, 31 Jul 2014 09:02:10 +0000#1749904Address routinehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76203/address-routine "Hello all,   I often struggle with my setup, probably because I tend to play too..."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 05:11:03 +0000deekayThu, 31 Jul 2014 05:11:03 +0000#1749877How to Practice with the Matzie Assist Swing Trainerhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76199/how-to-practice-with-the-matzie-assist-swing-trainer "All, I recently thought about purchasing the Matzie Assist Swing trainer based on some..."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 00:49:27 +0000treeleaf20Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:49:27 +0000#1749719Cupped Wrist at addresshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76175/cupped-wrist-at-address "I cup my left wrist at address. At a lesson that I had the instructor told me to set up..."threadWed, 30 Jul 2014 01:56:04 +0000SacmanWed, 30 Jul 2014 01:56:04 +0000#1748754Johnny Miller Discusses Tiger's Swinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76174/johnny-miller-discusses-tigers-swing "<a href="http://www.golf.com/instruction/tiger-woods-swing-cut-above" target="_blank">http://www.golf.com/instruction/tiger-woods-swing-cut-above</a>   Quote:   It’s been 20..."threadWed, 30 Jul 2014 01:39:35 +0000billchaoWed, 30 Jul 2014 01:39:35 +0000#1748745What tees do you play?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76165/what-tees-do-you-play "I'm a 5.2 handicap right now and I'm never sure what tees I should be playing.  I like..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 21:18:51 +0000HawkNballsTue, 29 Jul 2014 21:18:51 +0000#1748532P. K. Subban Gets a Golf Lesson From Peter Kostishttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76157/p-k-subban-gets-a-golf-lesson-from-peter-kostis "<a href="http://www.pgatour.com/video/2014/07/27/help-me-kostis--p-k--subban.html" target="_blank">http://www.pgatour.com/video/2014/07/27/help-me-kostis--p-k--subban.html</a>   It would..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 16:45:18 +0000boogieliciousTue, 29 Jul 2014 16:45:18 +0000#1748261All shots are chunky and divots point to the left for a righty player - what should I do?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76128/all-shots-are-chunky-and-divots-point-to-the-left-for-a-righty-player-what-should-i-do "I'm in a real golf rutt.  All my shots are chunky and the divots all point to the left..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 18:47:45 +0000Michael LeeMon, 28 Jul 2014 18:47:45 +0000#1747233Square to Squarehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76108/square-to-square "Is there anyone online who has got this Doug Tewel thing working well?  I am playing..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 12:43:34 +0000bigbriSun, 27 Jul 2014 12:43:34 +0000#1745992Can Overswinging Cause Flipping? http://thesandtrap.com/t/76105/can-overswinging-cause-flipping "So I think I saw someone mention that overswinging could possibly be a cause for..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 09:58:29 +0000colin007Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:58:29 +0000#1745943Mats and spin ratehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76103/mats-and-spin-rate "For those who use a launch monitor and hit off mats, have you ever had issues with..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 08:45:13 +0000GeoffDicksonSun, 27 Jul 2014 08:45:13 +0000#1745936Rock hard green side bunkershttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76102/rock-hard-green-side-bunkers "Some of the muni courses I play have pretty nice fairways and greens, but the bunkers..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 06:09:28 +0000HawkNballsSun, 27 Jul 2014 06:09:28 +0000#1745912Mike Austin golf swing vs conventional golf swing, any thoughts?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76096/mike-austin-golf-swing-vs-conventional-golf-swing-any-thoughts "What are your thoughts on this late-American golfer and his ideas for the ideal golf..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 00:02:50 +0000late347Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:02:50 +0000#1745741Not completing the backswing ...http://thesandtrap.com/t/76081/not-completing-the-backswing "What kind of problems biomechanically speaking, does not completing a full shoulder..."threadSat, 26 Jul 2014 02:22:28 +0000postmanclarkSat, 26 Jul 2014 02:22:28 +0000#1745264Can a slight down slope on a Driving Range mess up your swing during the round?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76072/can-a-slight-down-slope-on-a-driving-range-mess-up-your-swing-during-the-round "So I'm playing yesterday with my buddy at Dauphin Highlands. I get free tokens for the..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 16:34:22 +0000MattMFri, 25 Jul 2014 16:34:22 +0000#1744690Analyze or Not Analyze Your Swinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76069/analyze-or-not-analyze-your-swing "Right now I am playing really well.  I had been focusing on getting my hands deeper and..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:19:58 +0000PartyFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:19:58 +0000#1744461GMAC Gives Putting Tips to Unsuspecting Fan.http://thesandtrap.com/t/76067/gmac-gives-putting-tips-to-unsuspecting-fan "From Golf.com   <a href="http://www.golf.com/video/graeme-mcdowell-putting-fix" target="_blank">http://www.golf.com/video/graeme-mcdowell-putting-fix</a>   Nice advice..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 11:46:58 +0000boogieliciousFri, 25 Jul 2014 11:46:58 +0000#1744406What is happening here? Looks like a big draw?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76054/what-is-happening-here-looks-like-a-big-draw "Hips are closed but upper body is rotated. It hurts looking at this. "threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 16:15:55 +0000nevets88Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:15:55 +0000#1743683HELP. Low Ball Flighthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76051/help-low-ball-flight "My irons have a low penetrating flight.  It's one I can control and consistently shoot..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 14:06:14 +0000iHackThu, 24 Jul 2014 14:06:14 +0000#1743555Rory's Putting Swing Thought - Golf Digesthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76046/rorys-putting-swing-thought-golf-digest " Rory McIlroy relied on two code words as triggers during his wire-to-wire win..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 10:37:06 +0000boogieliciousThu, 24 Jul 2014 10:37:06 +0000#1743375Why do I hit my wedges and irons far but not my woods?http://thesandtrap.com/t/76028/why-do-i-hit-my-wedges-and-irons-far-but-not-my-woods "Why might one hit their irons and wedges far but not their woods. I've lost quite a bit..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:06:04 +0000nick1998bunkerWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:06:04 +0000#1742883Longest iron you can playhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76023/longest-iron-you-can-play "Which is the longest iron you can hit consistently good?"threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:18:40 +0000Reval14Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:18:40 +0000#1742671question on my swing s&thttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76020/question-on-my-swing-s-t "I took a video, but i don't have a way to post it because i live in the boonies with no..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:01 +0000cbristerWed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:01 +0000#1742404Driver swinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/76014/driver-swing "Disclaimer: I have no idea whether this is true or not, but ... For that matter,..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:16:30 +0000YukariWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:16:30 +0000#1742140Hitting PW and 9 iron using a putter swing??http://thesandtrap.com/t/76005/hitting-pw-and-9-iron-using-a-putter-swing "I've been VERY erratic hitting my irons.  I'll get the shanks and start violently..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:26:45 +0000JamesAAWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:26:45 +0000#1741885Talent vs practice. NYT piece. Fast Company rebuttal http://thesandtrap.com/t/75998/talent-vs-practice-nyt-piece-fast-company-rebuttal "<a href="http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/07/15/science/which-matters-more-talent-or-practice.html" target="_blank">http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/07/15/science/which-matters-more-talent-or-practice.html</a>..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 19:41:47 +0000nevets88Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:41:47 +0000#1741232Naturally on plane? I hate thee...http://thesandtrap.com/t/75992/naturally-on-plane-i-hate-thee "I still consider myself a newbie to golf, but I now understand what it looks like to be..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 15:25:11 +0000CrimTue, 22 Jul 2014 15:25:11 +0000#1740947Get me off my back foot!!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75985/get-me-off-my-back-foot "Every year I start out with a nice controlled swing weight on the front foot at impact...."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 12:40:02 +0000Loud7273Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:40:02 +0000#1740753Cannot hit 3 woodhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75983/cannot-hit-3-wood "My 3 wood was my favourite club until I finally learned how to be consistent with my..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 10:59:06 +0000loki16Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:59:06 +0000#1740683Divots way to the right causing huge pushes!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75964/divots-way-to-the-right-causing-huge-pushes "Pushing all my fairway woods and same with driver or a hook. Even my good iron and..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 20:22:44 +0000maddog81Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:22:44 +0000#1740096Hitting Driver and long irons..http://thesandtrap.com/t/75961/hitting-driver-and-long-irons "Ok so i can hit my 6/7/8/9/pw very well I also can hit my Rescue 200 dead str8 or even..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 18:36:32 +0000Kenny87Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:36:32 +0000#1739949Paralysis by Analysishttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75959/paralysis-by-analysis "Does anybody put any stock into the old swing cliche "paralysis of analysis"? How about..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 14:58:21 +0000PatchMon, 21 Jul 2014 14:58:21 +0000#1739665Let's talk ball flights http://thesandtrap.com/t/75950/lets-talk-ball-flights "Ok I tried to discuss this earlier and it wasn't in the correct place so I thought aid..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 06:11:56 +0000Wangus94Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:11:56 +0000#1739345Curious Why Posts Magically Disappear?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75943/curious-why-posts-magically-disappear "I've been frequently this site periodically and on several occasions my posts have been..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 22:21:14 +0000Wangus94Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:21:14 +0000#1739070Outside-in with irons, inside-out with driverhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75942/outside-in-with-irons-inside-out-with-driver "The title pretty much says it all. I hit my irons with a slight pull-fade; it's not..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 22:07:38 +0000Grndslmhttr3Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:07:38 +0000#1739060Does a slower transition mean a slower swing speedhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75938/does-a-slower-transition-mean-a-slower-swing-speed "Maybe this is obvious but I wanted to ask anyway. I have a pretty violent transition..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 20:02:35 +0000whatwoodtigerdoSun, 20 Jul 2014 20:02:35 +0000#1738899Increasing angle of attack with ironshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75933/increasing-angle-of-attack-with-irons "Would like to hear people's thoughts on this.  Coach put my on a trackman the other day..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 16:08:16 +0000SoundandFurySun, 20 Jul 2014 16:08:16 +0000#1738675Pushing Right with ironshttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75929/pushing-right-with-irons "Hey all new member here just wanted to get people's input I've recently got right into..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 13:57:09 +0000Mark RobertsonSun, 20 Jul 2014 13:57:09 +0000#1738493Beginner Clubs?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75922/beginner-clubs "Hello Everyone!   I have been in and out of the golf scene for a few years now.  When..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 03:39:55 +0000mikedeloSun, 20 Jul 2014 03:39:55 +0000#1738215S&T straight shot vs pushdrawhttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75920/s-t-straight-shot-vs-pushdraw "I've been working on s&amp;T lately and have seen good results when I'm consistent...."threadSat, 19 Jul 2014 23:21:47 +0000cbristerSat, 19 Jul 2014 23:21:47 +0000#1738075Golf game went downhill bad! Help!http://thesandtrap.com/t/75903/golf-game-went-downhill-bad-help "Ok, 2 weeks ago I was playing (for me anyways) pretty good golf. I was shooting low..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 23:23:55 +0000elijah139Fri, 18 Jul 2014 23:23:55 +0000#1737353stuck on 73http://thesandtrap.com/t/75899/stuck-on-73 "Long time, first time. I've been playing Golf for just under 2 year's. Being 30 I have..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 19:45:32 +0000stuckon73Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:45:32 +0000#1737197Would you find it more or less difficult to strike a golf ball if it were moving as opposed to it sitting still?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75897/would-you-find-it-more-or-less-difficult-to-strike-a-golf-ball-if-it-were-moving-as-opposed-to-it-sitting-still "Ive had this on my mind for quite some time. For those of you who grew up playing..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 17:43:48 +0000DoubleGFri, 18 Jul 2014 17:43:48 +0000#1737088Left Foot on Backswinghttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75890/left-foot-on-backswing "I just recently picked up golf. I am a competitive runner, but I've always wanted to..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 12:55:27 +0000mecolemanFri, 18 Jul 2014 12:55:27 +0000#1736781Smoking Woods Suddenly Can't Hit Irons?http://thesandtrap.com/t/75884/smoking-woods-suddenly-cant-hit-irons "Okay so out of the blue about a month ago I completely lost all ability to hit my..."threadFri, 18 Jul 2014 01:31:51 +0000NotsoGoldenBearFri, 18 Jul 2014 01:31:51 +0000#1736454High Ball Flighthttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75880/high-ball-flight "Hello all:   I have a very high ball flight with my irons, and I'm trying to figure..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 19:43:05 +0000pchase3Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:43:05 +0000#1736161Evolution of Personal Gamehttp://thesandtrap.com/t/75877/evolution-of-personal-game "Hi All,      I played golf when I was a kid 12-16 or so and then didn't play for about..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 18:23:07 +0000lhagsjrThu, 17 Jul 2014 18:23:07 +0000#1736125Avoiding the blow up holes? http://thesandtrap.com/t/75867/avoiding-the-blow-up-holes "Hey guys,  For the past week or so, I've been having some trouble with getting past..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 03:31:46 +0000Dr DrawThu, 17 Jul 2014 03:31:46 +0000#1735509