As an instructor, I have had the privilege to work with Paige Mackenzie since the winter of 2008.
The chip shot might seem like a simple motion, so why do so many golfers complicate it with added movements?
When it comes to hitting short shots from just off the green, many of my students tend to neglect some basic swing fundamentals.
While a buried bunker lie might be a bad break, it’s certainly not impossible to get it up and down from here.
My good friend and mentor Mike LaBauve once told me a story about watching Greg Norman practice at the U.S. Open. ...
It’s a new year. It’s a new you. It’s time to kick those bad swing habits and make 2011 the year you play your best golf ever. ...
Just because the golf season is near a close, there’s still plenty of work to do if you want to keep your swing fresh and up to par for the next golf season.
The best way to chip the golf ball isn’t the way you might have been taught. In fact, chipping is arguably the most misunderstood aspect of scoring, mainly because there are countless ways to get the job done.
Every week, TV audiences are mesmerized by PGA Tour pros. It’s easy to understand why.
One of the reasons the world’s best players are so good is that they have stellar short games.
The most successful golfers are the most creative ones. (Consider how inventive Phil Mickelson is when his tee shots get him in trouble.) ...
Hitting better chip shots requires a few fundamentals, most of which get overlooked by beginner and better players alike. ...
One of the great things about the game of golf is that, on occasion, all of us, even the highest handicapper, will hit a shot like a pro. It might be a well-struck drive, hitting a par-5 in two or holing out a bunker shot.
Admit it. Chipping isn’t exactly exciting. Some might say it’s downright boring. It certainly isn’t as thrilling as busting a drive 300 yards down the middle.
The fastest way to lower your scores is to hone your game from 100 yards in.
If you’ve ever received a lesson, or better yet, a series of lessons, it’s likely you’ve been told to do the same thing more than once. ...