Entries by Teesnap Developer

How to Avoid the Most Common Golf Injury Lower Back Pain Is No Joke, But It’s Preventable Golf is a unique sport because you can often participate even if you’re not as physically fit as you once were. That said, golf isn’t always an injury-free sport. Low back pain is the golf injury you’re most likely […]

Tee it up!

Who Knew?? The earliest golf tees rested flat on the ground and had a raised portion to prop up the ball. The first patent for this kind of tee is dated 1889, and was issued to Scotsmen William Bloxsom and Arthur Douglas. The first known tee to pierce the ground was a rubber-topped peg sold commercially as the “Perfectum.” What type […]

An unconventional swing embraced at Pebble Beach

Hosung Choi and his unconventional swing leave Pebble Beach after earning respect Hosung Choi’s weeklong parade around Monterey Peninsula finished in bitter rain Saturday at Pebble Beach, the conclusion accompanied by a missed cut in the Crosby Clambake known officially as the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Yet the 45-year-old from a small fishing village in […]

Having trouble topping the golf ball?

How To Stop Topping The Golf Ball We have all heard the phrase, “Keep Your Head Down!” Some people might say, “Keep your eye on the ball.” They say this so we do not top the golf ball. It is one of the five old wives’ tales of golf.  In fact, it is the NUMBER […]

How much is too much to play golf?

Who Knew?? Charging $500 for an 18-hole round, Las Vegas’ Shadow Creek Golf Course is the United States’ most expensive public course. Known for its celebrity sightings, the Tom Fazio-design is regularly ranked as one of “America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses” by Golf Digest. What is the most you would pay to play? 

How many dimples on a golf ball?

Who knew?? The divots on a conventional golf ball are affectionately named ‘dimples’. As a matter of fact, regulations state that there must be 336 dimples on a professional golf ball. That’s significantly more than your average teenager. Tell us what golf ball you like to play with?  

Golf adjusts rule on caddies standing behind players

Six weeks into the new year, the new set of golf rules have their first adjustment on caddies standing behind their players. Golf’s two governing bodies released a clarification on the rule aimed at caddies no longer being able to help players line up a shot. The rule now says a player can avoid the […]

Tee Shots – Keep things as simple as possible

SIMPLIFY YOUR TEE SHOTS Get your swing on plane and feel the proper motion. I’ve had a successful PGA Tour career, including a pair of wins, by keeping things as simple as possible. Yet, in the numerous pro-ams I play, I notice everyday golfers tend to make things more complicated than they need to be, […]

Winning on both the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour

Who Knew?? Sam Snead is legendary for his 82 PGA TOUR victories, seven major championships, and longevity. But he is also the only male golfer to win on the LPGA Tour, capturing the 1962 Royal Poinciana Plaza Invitational by five shots.