Entries by The Bath Golf Club

Five of the most unusual golf course settings in the world

Source: GOLF.comBy Evan Rothman UummannaqGreenlandIt’s not pronounced “you maniac,” but maybe it should be. Nor is Uummannaq, a small island in Greenland, a traditional golf course; a “greens committee” would be oxymoronic, given there’s no grass, simply ice and snow, and you roll the rock on “whites” (yeah, that’s what they call the greens). Royal Thimpu […]

Cameron Smith’s trick for tight-lie chips: Turn more!

Source: GOLF.com By Luke Kerr-Dineen TOUR-TESTED TIPS: Golf’s best players make the game look effortless. How do they do it? That’s what we wanted to find out. Luckily, these guys were more than willing to talk. We tracked down Cameron Smith to teach us the secret to tight-lie chips. Cameron Smith: “Weekend players fear tight lies, but […]

WHEN (AND WHERE) SHOULD YOU LET A GROUP PLAY THROUGH?

Source: GOLF.comBy Josh Sens The Etiquetteist: When (and where) should you let a group play through? The progression of golfers around a course is similar to traffic on city streets, replete with slowpokes, speedsters, bottlenecks and breakdowns. The difference is that traffic on a course is mostly self-policed. In the absence of strict laws and rigid […]

Michael Breed: Try My Secret Move To Flush It From Any Lie

Here’s a good tip we found from GolfDigest to help you with muddy lies. Source: GolfDigestBy Michael Breed If winter for you meant no golf, I know you’re itching to get back out there. First, we need to do a little prep work. I’ve learned from all my years in New York that spring lies—those […]

Why speed is the key on every putt

Source: GolfDigestBy Michael Breed You’re looking over a long, breaking putt, and in your mind you start drawing a picture of the ball snaking its way to the hole. What’s wrong with that image? Nothing, as long as you don’t forget about speed. Speed is the biggest factor in putting. Good speed with a bad line […]

How A Doorframe Can Help Your Golf Swing

Source: GolfDigest By Keely Levins Learn how to turn back, not sway. Let’s talk about hip turn. James Kinney, one of our Golf Digest Best Young Teachers and Director of Instruction at GolfTec Omaha, says that from the data GolfTec has collected, they’ve found lower handicap golfers have a more centered lower body at the […]

2018 GOLF SEASON IS HERE!

WE WILL BE OPENING SATURDAY, APRIL 7TH with ALL 18 HOLES! CARTS WILL BE ALLOWED OUT BUT MUST REMAIN ON THE CART PATHS! The Golf Course came through the winter great and we are excited to be able to open for play this early. It seemed like this time would NEVER get here…THE WAIT IS OVER! PUBLIC RATES […]