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Short Game

Improve your technique and master your short game. Get short game instruction to help simplify those critical shots. From holding the club properly to using the right angle, the key to golf's short game is a click away.



Keep A Steady Head

Make more putts with better distance and direction

Keep A Steady HeadOut 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.

Score From The Sand

Get up and down every time

Score From The SandHow you grip the club greatly influence the type of shot you want to hit.

Short Game Success!

Short shots that will help you gain confidence and shoot lower scores

Short Game Success!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!

Left is right!If you want to hit better bunker shots (who doesn't?), you have to eschew conventional swing wisdom and do things a little differently.

Drag + Tug

Become a more proficient and consistent chipper, shoot lower scores

Drag + TugNo matter what anyone else tells you, the key to shooting lower scores is having a tidy short game.

Keep A Steady Head

Make more putts with better distance and direction

Keep A Steady HeadOut 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.

A Plan In The Sand

Make bunker play easier with the right know-how

A Plan In The SandA bunker shot should be one of the easier shots you encounter on the golf course, theoretically.

The Chip Putt

One of the easiest shots in golf

The Chip PuttWhen 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.

Smooth Operator

Practice for better putting mechanics

Smooth OperatorBefore your next round, here are two simple drills I want you to do on the practice green.

5 Shots! You Need To Know To Score Like A Pro

Get inside the ropes and learn Pro-Style short cuts

5 Shots! You Need To Know To Score Like A ProThe following five shots may not seem all that out of the ordinary, but they're the shots you need to master if you want to start shooting lower scores right now.

Get Low To Chip Better

Better chipping in a hurry

Get Low To Chip BetterTo chip your best, I recommend you keep things simple.

Manage Your Weight

Chip close right now

Manage Your WeightOne of the more common flaws I see in chipping is poor weight management.

Push Your Putt

Make more putts with a push

Push Your PuttOne of the more common putting mistakes I see from my students is a lack of acceleration through the ball.

Short Game Prowess

Knock it stiff more often

Short Game ProwessWhen you think about it, short shots don't get the attention they deserve.

Left Turn

Hit successful chip shots!

Left TurnHitting successful chip shots from around the green requires a few basic fundamentals to understand. I think chipping is a little like putting, in that there's more than one right way to succeed.

Short Game School

Shoot Lower Scores Now!

Short Game SchoolThe secret to shooting lower scores isn't hitting longer drives and hitting more greens.

Bunker Control

Get up and down from the kitty litter

Bunker ControlWithout question, most amateurs make playing from the bunker more difficult than it needs to be.

Flip It To Stick It!

Hinge your wrists early to perfect this more advanced flop shot

Flip It To Stick It!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.

Greenside Greatness

Get up and down when you’re just off the green

Greenside GreatnessAs 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

The Putt-Chip Shot

"Putt" your chips to get up and down

The Putt-Chip ShotThe putt-chip is a shot that I encourage all of my students to learn at our golf school.

Stripe Your Chips

Line up a range ball for perfect contact

Stripe Your ChipsWhen it comes to hitting short shots from just off the green, many of my students tend to neglect some basic swing fundamentals.

 
 
 
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