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Most good players line themselves up on the tee, by picking something in front of their ball that is in line with what they are aiming at i.e a mars bar wrapper or a leaf. Many tour pros use this technique and even Tiger Woods.

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Which golf term is to place the ball on the tee?

Teeing up.


How do you line up the golf ball on the tee with the sweet spot?

Assuming you are talking about the driver, you tee the ball up with roughly half the ball above the crown, the ball should also be lined up with the arrow or logo on the crown, this is where the sweet spot is. When you swing the club and hit the ball with an ascending blow, the ball will be hit in the sweet spot.


How do you tee up the golf ball on the tee?

Simple physics.Hold the tee so that the pointed end is down (i.e. closer to the centre of the Earth)Insert the golf tee parallel to the local pull of gravity into the surface you are teeing off fromPlace the ball on the top (cupped end) of the tee so that a line drawn from the center of the ball will be superimposed on the line if the main axis of the tee which was placed parallel to the local direction of the force of gravity.


Can you tee up a golf ball twice in one hole?

Only if you are playing from the teeing area. If you hit the ball out of bounds or lost a ball you may re-tee the ball.


Can you lift up grass with your club or hand to tee a ball up instead of using a tee peg in golf?

Yes, you are allowed to do this.


How do you line up a golf shot?

line up your ball with the hole and your bat with the ball


In a golf game if a golfer hits a ball and it lands on the fairway is he allowed to pick the ball up and put it on a tee?

No, the only time you are allowed to place the ball on a tee is when you are in the designated teeing ground hitting what is determined as the tee shot.


How do you aim a golf ball?

Line up the printing on ball along target line.


Why has no golf ball oriented training aids been designed and produced?

Probably because they haven't been successful. There are many golf balls which are designed to improve putting, such as some Dave Pelz invented which had two parallel lines round the ball and the idea is to see if you are making good contact and rolling the ball well. There is also the line m up where you draw a line on the ball and it helps you line up putts and also tee shots.


What are the limitations to teeing a golf ball?

You have to use a tee which has been approved for play by the R&A and USGA. So you couldn't tee it up on a beer can. If you use a tee approved for play you can do it up as high or as low as you want.


What goes further a golf ball with a lot of dimples or a golf ball with fewer dimples?

A golf ball with more dimples goes the furthest because the more dimples the straighteir the accurcy and line up is.


How many times can you tee a ball up?

You may only tee the ball up when you are on the teeing area, hitting a tee shot. This is usually once per hole for each hole. However, if you hit a ball out of bounds you must hit another shot from where you hit the previous shot from, so you may tee the ball up. Also, if you hit a tee shot and can't find the ball you must go back to the tee and you can again tee it up.


Do you have to hit the golf ball off the tee in a real golf game?

No, you do not HAVE to use a tee. On par 3's some players play off the turf if they are hitting short irons. But on longer holes where you have to hit a driver or 3 wood it is highly recommended you use a tee so hit the sweet spot with the proper angle of approach. As Jack Nicklaus once said, you don't often get the chance to tee the ball up, so take it when you do.


Can you pick up a broken tee from the tee box and use it to tee your ball up?

Yes, you may do this.


What should you do in golf if you swing at the ball and miss?

Line back up and try again.


Why does tiger mark his golf ball with a black line?

Before he putts he will mark his ball and clean and replace the ball, lining up the line directly at the hole. It helps him aim the ball. There is no rule against it.


How high should you set your golf tee?

Honestly it is personal preference. Although as a general rule when using your driver half of the ball should be above the top of the driver, and the same for your woods. You should tee your long irons up so the ball is roughly in the middle of the club face and for shorter irons and wedges you should tee it up so that the ball is just off the ground so you can stike down on the ball, compress it and get some spin.


What is a tee shot?

A tee shot in its simplest form is the first shot on every hole in a round of golf. It is where a stroke is played from the designated teeing area, as defined by two tee markers. Where the two tee markers are placed a player must tee the ball in between them and they have the option of going up to two club lengths behind them, but never in front of them. A tee does not have to be used.


In golf if you hit OB how far can you move your ball away from the hole?

Out of bounds is the strictest rule in golf, and often the harshest. You have to replay the ball from the exact same place you just played that shot from. So if you are on the tee and hit one out of bounds, you tee it up again and you are now playing your third shot off the tee (This includes the one shot penalty). If you are in the fairway and hit it out of bounds, you replay it from as close as possible to where the original was hit from.


What are golf drivers used for?

In a golf bag, the driver has the biggest head and longest shaft. The driver is the main tee club. It is used to put the ball in play with most golfers being to advance the ball between 200 and 300 yards up the fairway, or into the rough or trees.


What equipment do you need to play golf?

Golf clubs, golf balls, and a tee. To Play A Round Of Golf, You Need Clubs (Up To 14), A Good Supply Of Balls Incase You Lose A Few, Tees, A Golf Club Bag, A Glove (Optional), A Green Tool And A Ball Marker, And A Pencil.


Does the height of the golf tee affect the length of yardage the ball goes?

It depends on your swing and how you play. If you tee the driver and your woods up high you can strike the ball on the upswing, get a lot more airtime and therefore and lot more distance. One well known phrase is 'tee it high and let it fly', however this is not true for irons, as if you sweep irons off the tee you don't compress it as well as you would if you tee'd it down.


What does a golf ball have?

A golf ball is usually white in colour and it has 300-450 dimples on it which make it aerodynamic and allow it to fly. It also the manufacturers logo on the front, with a number underneath it for identification purposes. On the size it also has the type of ball, this is often used to line the ball up with the hole, sometimes people draw a line over this for better allignment.


What happens if your ball is lost from the tee shot?

You tee another ball up on the tee box and hit again. However, since your first shot was lost, you have to take a stroke for the lost ball and one to re-tee the new ball and therefore when you hit the new teed ball it is considered your 3rd storke on the hole.


What is the weight of one golf ball?

A golf ball's weight can get up to 45.93 grams