Jump to content
IGNORED

Where do You Put the Head Covers During a Shot?


Head covers during putts or shots  

62 members have voted

  1. 1. Where do you put your head cover when you take out your putter?

    • Pocket
      1
    • Ground
      5
    • On top of Bag
      22
    • Cart
      17
    • Other
      17
  2. 2. What do you do with your Driver/3/4 head covers during a shot?

    • Pocket
      0
    • Ground
      5
    • On top of Bag
      28
    • Take off before round and replace after round
      9
    • Cart
      13
    • Other
      7


Recommended Posts

  • Replies 57
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Posts

I voted "on top of bag" for both, although at times I have placed them on the seat of the cart as I walk to my shot. I used to put them partially in the slot where the club resides. After a round

Far too late for that.  The only hate more fierce than I have for it, is the hate that it has for me. If I weren't such a law-abiding person, I'd have murdered the bastard by now.

Lost your putter or lost your putter head cover?  If it's the former I bet you could bring your handicap down if you had a putter.

Posted Images

I take off all my covers before I tee off and toss them in the basket of the cart. I dont buy a six pack or bring a cooler so I dont need the space. 

Link to post
Share on other sites

I used the cart basket once, luckily I wasn't far when I returned to get it. Now I place it on top of clubs or hang it on alignment sticks where I see it. 

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

  • Moderator
10 minutes ago, Edsland said:

I used the cart basket once, luckily I wasn't far when I returned to get it. Now I place it on top of clubs or hang it on alignment sticks where I see it. 

Either, but I think I’ve lost one leaving it in the cart basket

  • Thanks 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

I just have a driver cover. It has a magnetic closure so I attach it to any club it grabs. Then replace after each driver use.

Took the putter cover off on day one, threw it away. (As I do with all clubs) It is chipped and beat up, other than the face. Love my old putter

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

Most of the time I set the cover on the seat as I am walking away from the cart. Just makes sense to me since I will always notice it prior to driving away.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

Only that rotten driver gets to wear a hat in my bag. I truly think messing with a putter cover would drive me insane.

Considering a new 5W this year and that might mean screwing with another cover. 

I use a trolley most of the time and have my woods on top. That provides a convenient little slot to jam the driver cover in there while on the tee box. Have never had any problems losing the thing.

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

  • Moderator
54 minutes ago, mcanadiens said:

Only that rotten driver gets to wear a hat in my bag.

Ixnay on the ottenray. 😜

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

6 hours ago, mclaren4life said:

I take off all my covers before I tee off and toss them in the basket of the cart.

This ^^^^^

My concern was I'd forget them some day, but so far I haven't.  So far a basket-full of headcovers has been kind of hard to miss :)

The only problem is being careful putting irons back in the bag.  With the headcovers off the woods it's far too easy to ding the edge of one if you just start the shaft of an iron in the bag and drop it in.  Ask me how I know :-(

Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Moderator

Driver and 3w covers go onto an alignment stick, and putter gets stuffed into the slot or sits on my towels. I used to lose my putter headcover a lot as a kid but the only one I lost, within the last 10yrs, was a 2-iron headcover, which I didn’t really want anyway. 😁

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

I don't have a putter cover, and the wood covers just get tossed on the seat of the cart usually.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

  • Moderator

Maybe one day, there will be the option for rfid tags, like your Tile, to be sewn into your headcover.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

17 minutes ago, boogielicious said:

Ixnay on the ottenray. 😜

Far too late for that. 

The only hate more fierce than I have for it, is the hate that it has for me.

If I weren't such a law-abiding person, I'd have murdered the bastard by now.

  • Funny 3
Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

No cover for the putter.  Driver goes on top of the bag.  Fairways I added a string between so the empty one dangles.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

  • Administrator

I picked "other" because there's no "all of the above, depending on circumstances."

Though almost never "pocket" or "Take off before round and replace after round" with the driver or woods.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

I take the cover off my putter and store it in the bag before the round starts and put it back on after it's over, regardless of walking or riding.

For the other clubs with a head cover, if walking (with a push cart), I put the head on top of the bag and get it back onto the club after the shot, as I start walking away. If I am riding, the first time I need that club, I throw the head cover in the cart's basket and leave it there until the round is over. Sometimes, I have one club (very rarely two) with the head covers still on at the end of the round...

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

For some reason the putter cover always goes into the cart basket.  Maybe because I’m pulling my towel out of the basket to take to the green?

All others just get tossed on the ground.

As far as I can remember, I’ve never lost a head cover of any kind.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Awards, Achievements, and Accolades

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.



  • Want to join this community?

    We'd love to have you!

    Sign Up
  • Support TST Affiliates

    TourStriker PlaneMate
    Golfer's Journal
    Whoop
    SuperSpeed
    FlightScope Mevo
    Use the code "iacas" for 10% off Mevo and the code "iacasfeb21" for 10% off SuperSpeed.
  • Posts

    • I think this would just make a better poll question because it would depend on the field between Euro/LPGA as well as the tournament. I’d rather watch the LPGA if there was some news story...a young phenom playing for example. But I’d watch a Euro tourney with all the top Euros over any basic LPGA tournament. No interest in the Korn Ferry.
    • Poor implementation, especially when you consider those at most risk might be the least mobile people. It would be hard to get the people to the clinics to give them the shots. I wonder how many people refused the shots as well. I also wonder if states just wanted to get as many vaccines as possible. Its not hard to see a number like that. 
    • European Tour event. All four majors are official money events on the European Tour.
    • I fully agree, 21% waste is unacceptable and I simply do not understand how it could be that bad.  I also understand frustration with "Essential", in Michigan Marijuana dispensaries, liquor stores and lottery sellers were all considered "Essential".  I think it had more to do with tax revenue than looking out for the health and welfare of residents.  
    • setup with more weight on your left side.  you have a nack for rotating and keeping things moving from transition, thru the impact zone and into the follow through.  although you are rotatating around your torso/arm action.  Rotation is shift/pivot with your left hip bone (whatever that thing is called, pelvis?) being the fulcrum.
  • Today's Birthdays

    1. adelaidede11
      adelaidede11
      (25 years old)
    2. gregm392
      gregm392
      (29 years old)
    3. mstram
      mstram
      (65 years old)
    4. Skully636
      Skully636
      (37 years old)

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Welcome to TST! Signing up is free, and you'll see fewer ads and can talk with fellow golf enthusiasts! By using TST, you agree to our Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, and our Guidelines.

The popup will be closed in 10 seconds...