31 Jan '13, 8pm

Q: What will it take to shoot 58? A: (via @GD_MikeO)

Q: What will it take to shoot 58? A: (via @GD_MikeO)

What are the keys to going super-low--driving distance, accurate irons, great putting? Using mathematical models I developed called Riccio's Rules to study performance stats, it's clear that just about everything has to fall into place to post a sub-60 score. A great day tee to green won't do it alone, nor will great putting. The player has to hit almost every green in regulation (GIR), and it helps to hit par 5s in two or drive short par 4s. But it's not only hitting the greens, it's how close to the hole the ball ends up. The shorter the first putt, the better the chances for birdie or eagle. Of course, the player has to roll in just about every makable putt, plus a couple of long bombs. My models indicate that to break 60, the player who hits 18 greens can take 25 putts. You can do it hitting fewer than 18 greens, but you have to take fewer putts. Let's look at the stat...

Full article: http://www.golfdigest.com/magazine/2012-02/shooting-58-ri...

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