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Short Game Success!
Short shots that will help you gain confidence and shoot lower scores In case you haven't noticed by now, the fastest way to lower scores comes from having a tidy short game, specifically, a strong ability to hit effective chip and pitch shots from around the green.
Left is right!
Hit better bunker shots. Get left, hit left, finish left! If you want to hit better bunker shots (who doesn't?), you have to eschew conventional swing wisdom and do things a little differently.
Stay Back To Bash It
Hit higher, longer drives When we talk about the golf swing, oftentimes, as both students and instructors, we become overly fixated on moving our body toward the target.
Five A Side
Become a more precise putter with this drill To become a better putter, you have to get used to focusing on smaller targets.
Get Long Fly Straight
Better drives come from less mind and body clutter Bashing drives down the fairway is the best part of golf.
Similarities between hockey players and golfers Have you ever wondered why so many hockey players are also good golfers?
The New Rules
Tom Stickney, PGA, outlines the new rules for ballflight Trackman data has helped instructors like me see the golf swing in a whole new light, especially as it relates to the part of the swing that's hardest to see: impact.
Drag + Tug
Become a more proficient and consistent chipper, shoot lower scores No matter what anyone else tells you, the key to shooting lower scores is having a tidy short game.
Be The (Middle) ball
Here's a drill that will help you get better at making contact in the center of the clubface A very important variable to better ballstriking is "centeredness of contact."
Miss The Box
Stop the pop-ups and you'll hit the ball higher and farther than before Angle of attack is the direction the clubhead travels into the back of the ball.
Key positions that unlock the secret to Jordan's success Jordan Spieth is one of the up-and-comers on the PGA TOUR.
Keep A Steady Head
Make more putts with better distance and direction Out on the LPGA Tour, if you're averaging somewhere in the 28-29 putts per round, you're considered among the best putters out here.
Long Game: Ready To Rip
Swing faster in your next drive If you asked me what I think is the best part about playing golf, I'm going to always say that it's having the ability to pound the golf ball as hard as you can.
Is Your Camera Lying To You?
Guidelines for camera placements and what you should see from those placements Have you ever wondered if what you see in magazines (yes, even this one) is showing you what you need to see?
Learn Like A Junior!
How to master fundamentals like a beginner One of my favorite things about teaching junior players is knowing that they don't have any preconceived notions about what they think the golf swing should look and feel like.
Practice Like A Pro
Learn how to practice effectively and start seeing results When practicing out on the range, it's important you remember to be in a training mind-set, not necessarily a playing one.
Pump It Up!
Learn to crank your next drive in seconds Everyone loves big, booming drives. In fact, I challenge you to find any golfer who's willing to give up even an inch of that precious driving yardage.
A Plan In The Sand
Make bunker play easier with the right know-how A bunker shot should be one of the easier shots you encounter on the golf course, theoretically.
Shots To Score By!
Must know shots to get up and down more often If you really want to shoot lower scores, it's imperative that you learn the shots on the golf course you need to prevent big numbers from occurring.
Prospective: Jim Furyk
A look at his amazing ballstriking capabilities Say what you will about Jim Furyk, the man knows how to play some extraordinary golf using a homegrown swing that's truly one of a kind.
The Truth About Ball Flight
Why things happen the way they do in the golf swing By now, you've probably seen and heard a fair share of video commentaries on the golf swing, notably, those midround reviews of Tour players during tournament broadcasts.
Rake It Up
Bounce your wedge off the rake and improve your sand play If there's one shot in golf that golfers unnecessarily struggle with, it has to be the simple bunker shot.
The Chip Putt
One of the easiest shots in golf When it comes to hitting the simple bump-and-run shot from just off the green, I teach it the same way to all my students.
Stroke Saver: Hinging On It Golf would be much easier if we played on the same hole, 18 times in a row. Imagine if you only needed to hit a handful of shots, and you could spend all your time mastering them.