Unzipping the ball pocket to pick out a fresh set of dimples is great when standing on the first tee. But not twice in the space of 30 seconds.
From spraying drives into the next county to duck hooking shots into the reeds, golf can get a little tiresome when constantly reloading to the background chuckles of your so-called mates.
Get to work on our major golf swing fixes below, and you'll be the one laughing during the next round of 18. Not them.
Let's start with often the naughtiest club in the bag, the driver, and an amateur's most common fault, THE SLICE!