BACKHANDER You hit the ball casually with the back-side of the putter to “Hole” a very short putt. Banana Ball: The ball travels in a ” banana-shaped” curve. A very sharp fade shot known as a “slice”. BARKIES: Hitting the golf ball at trees and obtaining a good score despite it. Beach: A term used for a […]
Many sports have their own vocabulary and golf is no exception. Learning golfing terminology can be like learning a foreign language at times.