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One-Club Wonder! Who needs 14 clubs? Your 6-iron can do just about anything. A typical 6-iron has a loft of 30°, which places it between your pitching wedge (48°) and driver (approximately 9°).
The Sequence What to look for when you analyze your own swing With the advent of swing-analysis apps for laptops, smartphones and tablets, it's now easier than ever to record and analyze your golf swing.
Jason Day One of the game’s longest drivers can kill it...with a three-wood At just 24, it seems like Jason Day has already been around for a long time.
Bunker Control Get up and down from the kitty litter Without question, most amateurs make playing from the bunker more difficult than it needs to be.
Increase Your Smash Factor Quick Tips To Bomb Your Next Drive The average amateur has a smash factor of about 1.20. What's this mean?
Dance The Waltz Turn your swing into a dance move Sometimes the simplest way to improve your golf game is to concentrate on basic fundamentals.
Ballpark It! Keep your club in the ballpark range! When it comes to making a golf swing, it's safe to say that there's really no one right way to do it.
Common Practice Fix your common flaws now Golf is a game of minimizing your mistakes.
Tiger Woods New year, new swing. But is Tiger back? At press time, Tiger Woods has played in only one tournament this year, the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Different Strokes Find the right stroke for you As an instructor, I've witnessed many different ways to play golf successfully, especially when it comes to putting.
Weighing In Shift your weight correctly for the proper swing path I know that many of my students may think they understand how their balance shifts throughout their swings, but they often don't really feel it until I show them this drill.
Get In Tune Quick tips to help get your swing back on the right track and start shooting lower scores If you want to start hitting better golf shots right now, heed the advice on the following pages.
Flip It To Stick It! Hinge your wrists early to perfect this more advanced flop shot If you've ever found yourself short-sided in the rough, as I am here, then you know you need to execute a shot that gets the ball up high and in a hurry—and lands soft. Here's a more advanced way to play this rough flop shot.
Go Long! Drain more putts with a long flatstick There's no doubt that Adam Scott's resurgence to top form with the chest putter and Keegan Bradley's PGA Championship victory with the belly putter have stirred up more chatter regarding whether or not long-length putters pose an unfair advantage.
Swing A Wet Mop Find your perfect swing with this household item One of the most critical parts of the golf swing is what you do in the first few inches of the takeaway.
Turn Your Right Foot Out One simple move will yield big-time drives There are a number of ways to eek out a few extra yards off the tee
Keegan Bradley The 2011 PGA Champ’s Swing In his rookie year on Tour, Keegan Bradley has established himself as a player who has the potential to have a great career
My Favorite Tips & Drills Improve fast with my top ten tips Sometimes, even the best players in the world need to refresh their fundamentals. In fact, for some, the fundamentals are the only things they work on come time to keep their swings in check.
Check Your Hinge Gain yards with this simple drill What I like to do is rehearse a simple yet effective drill.
Greenside Greatness Get up and down when you’re just off the green As you can see here, I've got a 40-yard bunker shot, which is arguably one of the game's hardest tests. I'll show you two ways to play it, depending on the kind of sand that you find in the bunke
Grip It Right Gripping the putter correctly will improve your contact A proper putting grip is one where you grip the club in the palm of your hand, not in the fingers.
Mind The Gap How high should you tee it? if you really want to hit longer and straighter drives, you have to remember a couple key variables.
Build An Athletic Golf Swing Sporting goods and household items are the key to a softer swing! If anyone has ever told you that the golf swing is an athletic move, they're right.
The Putt-Chip Shot "Putt" your chips to get up and down The putt-chip is a shot that I encourage all of my students to learn at our golf school.