Putting Distance Control – The Key to Success On The Greens
PUTTING DISTANCE CONTROL – THE KEY TO SUCCESS ON THE GREENS Putting is arguably the most difficult part of golf. In order to make a putt you need to pick the correct combination of line and speed, and make a good stroke. This is exactly why the percentages of made putts are far lower than […]
Golf Etiquette… Learn The Rules Of Basic Golf Manners
According to golf etiquette, the sport of golf is played without guidance, supervision, or control by a coach, referee, or an umpire on the golf course. Beginning golfers usually are not aware of the customary practices and behavior on the course. Basically the game relies upon each golfer to be considerate of their fellow players […]
The Golfer’s Poem
In My Hand I Hold A Ball, White And Dimpled, And Rather Small. Oh, How Bland It Does Appear, This Harmless Looking Little Sphere. By Its Size I Could Not Guess The Awesome Strength It Does Possess. But Since I Fell Beneath Its Spell, I’ve Wandered Through The Fires Of Hell. My Life Has Not […]
Is Longer REALLY Longer?
GETTING MORE DISTANCE OF THE TEE IS EASY RIGHT? Getting more distance off the tee is easy right? Well, golf companies sure would like you to believe that…they have us feeling as if the equation is as simple as…longer drivers = longer drives. Not so fast cowboy! As recently as the early-90s, most standard off-the-rack […]
Start Line Drill: Hole More Putts
One of the keys to shooting lower scores? You need to hole more putts, specifically the sloping putts that golfers tend to miss most frequently. Stop compensating with your hands! Watch my video to learn a drill that can help you better aim the putter face and control it correctly.
What’s the deal with putter face rotation?
In a conventional golf swing, the clubface opens and closes, rotating to the target line. But with the putter, this is often seen as undesirable. In this article I’ll examine how clubface rotation happens, whether it should, and if so, to what extent. Pendulum-style Many people discount that the putter can be swung like a […]
6 Reasons You’re Wasting Time on the Driving Range
Motor Learning Let’s get down to it. Most people don’t improve after going to the driving range. Why else would we call the walk from the range to the golf course is called the “longest walk in golf”. That’s why we need to work on making your practice on the driving range transfer to the […]
How Being Honest with Yourself Can Shave 5 Strokes Off Your Game
Ask a room full of golf pros to agree on the longest-held misconception most golfers have, and there’s a good chance you would ultimately hear this: how far they truly hit the ball. Unlike just a few years ago, though, affordable distance-measuring devices now allow many of us pros to back up these age-old claims with […]
Trackman tells us the truth about uneven lies (Part 2)
In Part 2 of Trackman tells us the truth about uneven lies, I will be discussing in detail why the ball tends to fade or slice when it is below your feet and what particular Trackman parameter is the influencer. As stated in Part 1, I found that the biggest differentiation was the shaft plane at impact […]