GOLF DIGEST SCHOOLS

Caddie Confidential: TPC Sawgrass

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Lesson 1: 16th Hole

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The par-5 16th at TPC Sawgrass is a gambler’s dream: reachable in two but a true test of nerve. In this video, PGA Tour caddie Paul Tesori discusses how to position a tee shot, when to take on a difficult approach, and how to keep yourself from thinking too far ahead. Anecdotes about Rory McIlroy, Webb Simpson and Brooks Keopka put you inside the action on tour.

Lesson 2: 17th Hole
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  • The longest walk in golf
  • When distractions are a blessing
  • How to deal with adrenaline
  • Tiger’s “better than most” putt

Caddie Confidential: TPC Sawgrass

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Lesson 2: 17th Hole

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Perhaps no hole in golf is more treacherous than this island-green par 3. Here, Tesori describes in detail his clever plan to keep Webb Simpson on track to win the 2018 Players Championship. He also takes you inside a tour player’s mind as he prepares for and executes one of the most stressful shots in golf. You’ll love the reenactment of Tiger’s famous 60-foot putt in 2001.

Lesson 3: 18th Hole
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  • Deciding factors in club selection
  • How to finish a great round
  • The right way to miss a green
  • Vijay’s gotcha moment

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Lesson 3: 18th Hole

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Just when you thought surviving the island-green 17th at TPC Sawgrass was mission accomplished, Tesori walks you shot-by-shot down the water-lined finishing hole. Starting with a big decision on the tee onto the last full swing of the day and ending at a green surrounded by screaming fans. It’s great theater for championship golf, and Tesori brings it all into full color.

Caddie Confidential: TPC Sawgrass

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Lesson 2: 17th Hole
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Lesson 3: 18th Hole
Caddie Confidential: TPC Sawgrass INDEX
Lesson 1: 16th Hole
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Lesson 1: 16th Hole
  • Keys to picking a target
  • Playing safe versus going for it
  • How to stay in the moment
  • The critical role of off-time
  • Keys to picking a target
  • Playing safe versus going for it
  • How to stay in the moment
  • The critical role of off-time
Lesson 2: 17th Hole
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Lesson 2: 17th Hole
  • The longest walk in golf
  • When distractions are a blessing
  • How to deal with adrenaline
  • Tiger’s “better than most” putt
  • The longest walk in golf
  • When distractions are a blessing
  • How to deal with adrenaline
  • Tiger’s “better than most” putt
Lesson 3: 18th Hole
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Lesson 3: 18th Hole
  • Deciding factors in club selection
  • How to finish a great round
  • The right way to miss a green
  • Vijay’s gotcha moment
  • Deciding factors in club selection
  • How to finish a great round
  • The right way to miss a green
  • Vijay’s gotcha moment