CROMWELL, CT (WFSB) -- The Travelers Championship is about three weeks away, and Channel 3 is showcasing the course.

The first hole on the course is a Par 4 at 434 yards.

Head Golf Pro at the TPC Ron Scheyd is sharing tips and tricks of each hole.

For the first hole, Scheyd said “players are going to grab a comfortable club off this tee. You're going to see a lot of the players tee off with a 3-wood on this hole, interestingly enough, what that does is it keeps their shot on a flat lie and it's an uphill shot, and gives them a better shot onto the green. Those hitting driver will end up on a downhill lie, and it ends up being a very difficult shot for their second shot on number one.”

For more information on the Travelers Championship, click here.

Copyright 2021 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Locations

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.