Fairway leathers customer leather products for on and off. A look inside dustin johnsons pebble beach yardage book. The tutorials are now a complete online class, with a membersonly forum, templates, and more. I grew up with yardage books and made my own for the half dozen or so courses i played through high school. On par 4s and 5s, start your yardage book from the area where your drive normally lands. When you make your own yardage book you can make a yardage book for any golf course. If you do not see a custom option that you would like to add to your product, give us a call at 8885503025. Now that your yardage book is complete, its time to head to the print shop. Im kicking myself for not saving the instructions when i originally downloaded them years ago. How to make a golf course yardage book mark wilkinson. How to make a yardage book play like the pros with this stepbystep guide to creating your own pga tourlike yardage guide. I just finished mine for my home course and im really happy with how it turned out. Imagine being able to whip out your yardage book before a shot, pin point your landing area, dial in your exact yardages, and even nail down your club selection.
Make a professional book cover and start promoting design your own book cover no matter the genre, youre sure to find a book cover template for you to finish up your work. A good yardage book is as much about strategy as it is distance. Gtc took the most common shapes of greens, fairways and bunkers and created a stencil. On past threads there was only some instruction on how to make one and i took on the task to learn how to. Use the print feature in the adobe reader to print out the yardage book. Lower section has a fairway description area for yardages back to tee. Needless to say, creating yardage books is as an activity on its own.
Online community forum to interact, share, and print off yardage books made by other members. Hello guys so i wanted to help people out who want to make a yardage book for a course. I love using yardage books, if you keep up with them and make good notes it can really help your score. Make sure to save your design file with at least 300 dpi and with cmyb printing colors, not rgb for digital screens. Show your personality on the links with one of the yardage book covers, custom leather head covers, valuables pouches, and journal covers custom made for you by our expert leather craftsmen. The steps on this website to make your own yardage book are pretty thorough. How to make professional golf yardage books pga tour style. Provide your email below and well send you a digital copy of our 2015 catalog. Not only were the products professional, and unbelievably well done, but their staff were a pleasure to work with, and our members love these yardage books. Flipem, turnem, trace them and you get different angles and designs to work from. Once you buy it, you can create as many yardage green books as you desire.
May 11, 20 hello guys so i wanted to help people out who want to make a yardage book for a course. Tour quality yardage books in the same template as pga tour golfers. Complete instructions for creating your very own yardage book just like the ones you see pga tour pros use on tv. Make a yardage book for your golf course with our how to. Each yardage marker booklet has a page to record club distances. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Using a yardage book will help you play faster and take less strokes.
Making your own yardage book will give you the opportunity to customize the yardages and shots to your specific game. The steps on this website to make your own yardage book are pretty thorough they used to be free, but now the guy charges for the instructions im not affiliated whatsoever. On past threads there was only some instruction on. Anyone make their own yardage books for tournaments. As it turns out, the course did not have a yardage book or course guide for me to purchase and therefore i. This amazing course management system will help you diagram how you want to play each hole. Jul 16, 2017 your yardage book can very well be customized to best suit your personality. Anyone else here try making their own yardage book. Golf digest calls it the yardage book for the rest of us. Use the ruler function make sure you set to yards to measure distances from the back of the tee box to important points. Following is a stepbystep guide to help you create a unique yardage book of your own. Each custom scorecardyardage book holder is individually handcrafted, so please allow up to 4 weeks for delivery.
The yardage marker booklet has been used on all the major tours and most of the minor tours since 1991. The process of making your own yardage book can be fun and act as a chance to study your course management skills. The diy yardage book used by more amateurs, collegiate golfers, lpga and pga professionals than any other brand. Yardage book cover fully custom design your own coobs golf. Ill take along some other type of tablet and make some sketches as i go. To make a full page yardage book, just print each page, staple together and youre finished. Our tutorials show you legal ways to make a yardage or green book on your own, under rule 4. One of the clubs actually bought the rights to my book free jr. This tour style has a large grid for accurate green diagrams measured in 5 yard increments.
The size of each design is to scale with both our my caddie tour and my caddie pro diy yardage books. We appreciate that you found this thread instead of starting a new one, but if you plan to post here please make sure its still relevant. Flip the stencil, turn it sideways and you get different angles and designs to. Google earth can be a very helpful tool for capturing images of the golf course and importing them into inkscape and starting work on them. Have you ever wished you had a yardage book you could whip it out of your back pocket before every shot, just like the pros, and figure out exactly how far you need to hit it, what target you should aim at, and what club you should use. Testimonials eric, i have to tell you that im absolutely delighted with your drills. They used to be free, but now the guy charges for the instructions im not affiliated whatsoever. Any of you nerds make your own yardage books for courses you play alot. Record your golf club distances typical golf club distances chart record your own golf club distances.
But it is also possible to make your own yardage book. The full page size has a single golf hole on a each sheet of printer paper. The yardage marker booklet has been used on all the. The blank template to print out has a small arc to indicate the front of the green, with a fairway extension running down the page. So, lets dive into some best practices to consider before setting out to create your very own yardage book. After going back to the local municipal courses i played, i asked the head pro if they ever produced a yardage book for their course. This depiction of the green will not provide as much information as the architects drawing, but it is good enough for the purposes of preparing your own pocket guide. Map out where you want to be hitting approaches from, etc thinking about doing this for fun and see if it doesnt help me shoot better. More useful than your home courses yardage book even if your home course has a yardage book youll find the yardage marker much more you can accurately diagram par threes par fours and par fives. May 7, 2018 make a yardage book for your golf course with our how to make a yardage book tutorial. Lifetime access to our greens book tutorial series 6 step video tutorial on how to make, print, and use your own greens book. When you buy their book, you can download templates to make your own yardage book of any golf course in the world.
Get exactly what you want precisely when you need it. I asked his caddie and brother austin if i could have a look at the yardage book that has guided dustin to so much success on the. Now you can start mapping your next round with golf steadys track notes. Fore better golf worked out a deal we couldnt pass up. They make perfect sense to me, and im actually enjoying doing them. Jan 26, 2016 when you buy their book, you can download templates to make your own yardage book of any golf course in the world. How to make a yardage book book make a yardage book for any golf course. Gtc took the most common shapes of greens, fairways and bunkers and created stencils. The foldable pocketsized book will fit comfortably into your shorts or shirt pocket. Skills required when using your feet to find distances each yardage book will have its own means of measuring distance. I would recommend fore better golf to any course who wants a premium product at a competitive price. You should be able to configure these settings when saving your file.
We hope that after reading this are prepared to create your very own yardage book. Some people like to record their full swing, 34 swing and 12 swing distance. It will tell you the best places to hit the ball and the places you want to avoid. All of this is optional however, but they make your yardage book look like the tour yardage books you see out on tour. Your yardage book can very well be customized to best suit your personality. Play like the pros with this stepbystep guide to creating your own pga tourlike yardage guide. Are you wanting to make your own yardage book but feel your drawing skills arent up to par. I thoroughly enjoyed reading how to make a yardage book. Most people take their finished printing templates pdfs into the local print shop fedex, ups, etc 11. On past threads there was only some instruction on how to make one and i. The next best is the diagram of each green from an official yardage book that the course has commissioned to sell to the public. And when you see the professionals on tv consulting the little pocketsized notebooks typically carried in a back pocket for handy access that is what youre seeing. Please visit 3 up golf to learn more about the tutorials. Fairway leathers customer leather products for on and off the.
Pin sheets and yardage books golf instruction article. Whether you merely want to learn how a yardage book is made or go further and want to make your own, this book will be an enjoyable and valuable read. Our yardage books are designed to store all your necessities in one place, away from the elements. Fairway leathers offers customized leather golf products for all golfers amateur to pro.
Its been a long time coming, but my tutorial series on creating your own golf yardage book has been completely revamped. Golf yardage books and golf yardage book holders for professional, collegiate, amateur, and junior golfers. Denham springs cc has lots of big trees in odd places, and since i havent played there a lot. How to make a golf yardage book based on the book by eric. How to make a golf yardage book based on the book by eric jones. The yardage books are available in two sizes, foldable pocketsized and full page. As many have said you can either get some from someone like a strakaline or if it is a common course you play a lot make your own with notes that would mean something to you. A yardage book is like a golfers diary, if you will. This is the style most pros and top amateurs use in their yardage books. Diy yardage book lessons, drills, mental game, and. All products are hand crafted from scratch per your design.1525 1418 994 1367 1580 806 1452 1052 375 877 960 614 1007 861 82 768 1011 1065 1105 206 1353 1137 1163 789 441 707 1599 884 1237 365 1542 807 1276 1621 988 1580 1410 1102 1158 1006 922 212 121 1316 91 472 973