It's a tour player's job to play and practice everyday. They have access to the best equipment, fitness routines, and mental game coaching. That's why it's tough for most amateurs to emulate what they do. So we wanted to find out who on tour amateurs can actually emulate without the need for hours and hours of practice.
Distance control is crucial when it comes to close shots under 100 yards from the hole. Two big ways to predictably control distance are the length of your swing and the speed of your swing. Most "feel" players will tell you they just feel how hard they need to hit the ball. More technical players might tell you they control distance by how far back they swing the club. Either way, let's see what our PGA Professionals have to say on the matter.