Players Finding the Rough is Tough

“The Sand Trap: ”

Is extra length really the way to ‘Tiger-proof’ a golf course. Growing the rough out may be a more effective, and fair, way to put the teeth back into many tour tracks.

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I’ve been saying this for years. The way to ‘Tiger-Proof’ a course is to bring the rest of the field into the competition by **shortening** the course and make the rough more unforgiving. Duh!

That Sinking Feeling

[ – PGA of America]( “Bob Tway was 7-under par, only four shots off the lead Monday morning, when the former PGA Champion shot himself out of contention by depositing four balls into the water at the par-3 17th hole at TPC at Sawgrass.”