Sometimes in golf, you have to get creative, and it doesn’t get much more creative than the backwards shot. Whether you are trying to escape trouble or impress your friends, this shot, while rare, is a game changer. It doesn’t matter if you’re a pro or a weekend warrior, if you can pull it off, more power to you.
Here are 10 of the craziest backwards shots we’ve seen.
Sometimes not looking at the target is best, even if it’s arguably the most beautiful hole in the world. In one of the more unorthodox backward swings we’ve seen, this gentleman stands with his back toward the green and in one motion is able to turn on it with a smooth release. Hey, whatever gets the job done. We’re just jealous he’s the one playing Cypress Point!