Utilizing 6 tees is a intelligent method to management your placing pace. This is how


Knock ’em nearer by attempting this enjoyable little placing train.

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For each golfer, it’s important to know the influence that placing pace has on the greens. Certain, chances are you’ll wrestle to learn the break like the professionals do, however in case you have mushy contact with the flatstick, you’re all the time going to present your self a shot at fewer strokes.

As somebody who has actually struggled with my placing currently — and, no, it’s not as a result of I’m utilizing a putter mannequin from 1960; as a lot as I need to blame that — I simply haven’t appeared to have the ability to put collectively any consistency.

I usually go away my putts means too brief, which then places the stress on myself to save lots of par by making 3-footers; which aren’t all the time the best.

To assist gamers like me escape of this behavior, GOLF Prime 100 Trainer Trillium Rose has a easy train to check out — and all you want is a handful of tees to get began.

As Rose’s Instagram publish above exhibits, laying down six tees is an ideal visible for gamers seeking to grasp placing pace.

All you must do is about up over your ball as you usually would, lining up three tees with each your back and front foot. Make certain the second tee on each side is in the midst of every foot, and house them out evenly.

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Subsequent, seize some golf balls and begin working in your stroke, getting a really feel for each brief putts and lengthy putts — that are marked as blue and yellow within the picture above. By bringing the putter again to every place after which following by to the identical marker, you’ll start to gauge the space management.

So as a substitute of adjusting your grip or your setup, or going out and shopping for the flashiest new putter in the marketplace, merely use the train from Rose’s Instagram publish as a means to assist enhance your placing pace. Now go knock ’em nearer and begin saving some strokes in your scorecard!

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Nick Dimengo

Golf.com Editor