Caddie School 101: Reading a green contours book

Kenny Harms, longtime caddie for Kevin Na, shows you how to read the detailed green contours books that players and caddies use each week on the PGA Tour. Credit: Raymond Carlin III-USA TODAY Sports

The green contours books used by players and caddies on the PGA Tour each week are incredibly sophisticated (and, as a result, quite expensive, too). Veteran caddie Kenny Harms gives you an inside look at his green contours book from East Lake Golf Club and explains that though it may cost a pretty penny, it is definitely money well spent.


  1. Greens books should be outlawed. They severely slow the game down and take away from the skill and art of the game.

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