1. Sports
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://golf.about.com/od/golfterms/g/the_tips.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Discuss in my forum

The Tips

By

Definition: "The tips" is a slang term for the back tees or championship tees on a golf course - the set of tees from which the course plays the longest.
Also Known As: Back tees, championship tees
Examples:
We wanted to play the course at its longest, so we decided to play from the tips.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.