A Duffers Nightmare!

A Duffers Nightmare!

              After a rotten round of golf, Tom decided not to go to the nineteenth hole [the clubhouse bar] and started to go straight home. As he was walking to the parking lot to get his Range Rover, a policeman stopped him and asked’, Did you tee off on the seventeenth hole […] Read more
The Duffers Prayer

The Duffers Prayer

“Whatever Your Mind Can Conceive And Believe It Can Achieve regardless of how many times you may have failed in the past.”  Those famous words by ‘Napoleon Hill’  should be called the “The Duffers Prayer”  If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not Read more
Why Dimples On A Golf Ball

Why Dimples On A Golf Ball

This is what it looks like to hit a golf ball with no dimples By Luke Kerr-Dineen If you’ve ever looked at a golf ball, you’ve probably wondered: Why are those dimples there? And what would happen if they weren’t? As Titleist explains in this video, it all has to do with aerodynamics. Dimples help […] Read more
Visualize Your Favorite Pro

Visualize Your Favorite Pro

  While your golf swing is an act performed mechanically by your muscles, all that motion….conscious and subconscious….is controlled by your mind! Sometimes you even amaze yourself by hitting a great drive or recovery shot by being able to imagine and visualizing  the exact flight of the ball hit by your favorite pro. As duffers, Read more
ON THE CLOCK

ON THE CLOCK

 DUFFERS think that “On The Clock” means nothing more than keeping track of  Pro golfers slow play. True enough, but there is more to it than that! Playing Slow: There is no set time limit for slow play!  Rule (6-7) With a predetermined time limit defined by a committee, the penalties escalate for each infraction up to […] Read more
DUFFERS….. Don’t get the SHAFT!

DUFFERS….. Don’t get the SHAFT!

DUFFER: “I’d move Heaven and Earth to break 100 on this course.” CADDIE: “Try Heaven! You’ve already moved most of the Earth.” WARNING! Duffers and golfers of all levels, if the shoe fits: See the picture above! It is a sample of the lie or myth that most manufactures use to entice golfers into thinking Read more
DRIVE 4 DOUGH, PUTT 4 SHOW?

DRIVE 4 DOUGH, PUTT 4 SHOW?

Ever since you first became interested in playing golf you heard the expression ” DRIVE FOR SHOW, PUTT FOR DOUGH”! LET’S BE CLEAR! As DUFFERS, that expression goes out the window! If you can’t drive for show, you surely can’t putt for dough, so who’s kidding who?  On par 4’s and 5’s duffers have all Read more
Double Overlapping Grip!

Double Overlapping Grip!

If Jim likes it, so will you! It  is essential as DUFFERS to always have an open mind! Here’s one you probably have never heard of: Most high handy cappers (duffers) use what is called the Vardon Grip, or overlapping grip, with the little finger of the right hand placed over the forefinger of the left […] Read more
Duffer’s Memo

Duffer’s Memo

A duffer received the following text from his golfing buddy who lived next door: I am so sorry Bob. I’ve been riddled with guilt and I have to confess. I have been tapping your wife, day and night when you’re not around. In fact, more than you. I’m not getting any at home, but that’s […] Read more
The Turn

The Turn

As one of the world’s oldest sports, golf’s history is rich and varied. For duffers and pros alike, the game has undoubtedly left an indelible imprint on society. In celebration of golf’s past and present, here are some more of awe-inspiring, and just plain weird facts. Enjoy! 1) Breaking Barriers – Long before Annika Sorenstam Read more
Wonky Wagers

Wonky Wagers

 A pair of hard-nosed gamblers gladly took hustler Titanic Thompson’s bet that he could hit a golf ball an unbelievable 500 yards. The only stipulation was that the ball had to be driven from a tee, but it didn’t have to land on a fairway. In the dead of winter, Thompson hit his shot onto […] Read more