The Hybrid Putt

PGA Professional Brian Crowell shows how putting with a hybrid from off the green is often the safest play.

Released on 4/11/2012

Credits

Starring: Brian Crowell

Transcript

00:04
What a surprise, I've missed another green.
00:07
Well most golfers in this situation
00:09
are likely to reach for a wedge or maybe a mid-iron,
00:12
the problem there is you can chunk it, you can skull it,
00:16
and to be honest, even if you hit the wedge
00:19
cleanly and smoothly, it's difficult to control the spin.
00:24
The best play here, the hybrid.
00:27
Trust me on this.
00:28
You choke down a little bit
00:30
and you treat this just like a put.
00:32
(hits ball)
00:34
Even if you miss it, it's gonna be closer to the cup
00:37
than a wedge or a mid-iron just about every time.
00:40
Try the hybrid, you're gonna get lower scores.
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