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Article: Rickie Fowler

Now that Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els and Jim Furyk have all had their 40th birthday, and Tiger Woods’ image seems irreparable, the PGA Tour needs some exciting, new (and young) talent to excite audiences.

Article: Get Mega Long!

Let's face it, golfers who hit the ball farther have a huge advantage over those who don’t.

Article: 7 Faults Most Amateurs Make

Here’s something to look for the next time you watch a professional golf tournament: Notice how, on great shots, the pros hold their finish and how, on bad shots, they don’t. Why’s this worth noting?

Article: Posture Perfection

Better golfers know that to swing the club consistently on plane, the secret is to avoid having an address position that causes you to lift the club up at the top of your swing.

Also labeled: Driving, Iron Play, Techniques

Article: Storm Down

To hit longer drives, you have to get aggressive. To hit longer drives, you have to get aggressive. And more...

Article: Ironworks

Better iron play is at the heart of game improvement. It’s the center link of the golfing chain, and without a strong link in the middle, playing your best becomes an arduous, if not very frustrating, task.

Article: Drop 10 Strokes In 10 Minutes

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. ...

Article: Four Moves To Stack & Tilt

2010 was a very good year for Stack and Tilt gurus, Mike Bennett and Andy Plummer.

Article: Outdraw The (Slice) Outlaw

Without question, the draw is golf’s most difficult shot for players to learn.

Also labeled: Drivers, Driving, Instruction, Slicing

Article: My Favorite Tips And Drills

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.

Article: From 150 Yards Out

Here’s the good news: You’ve just hit your drive to within 150 yards of the green.

Article: Power Tips & Drills

At the top of your swing, if your body doesn’t rotate properly so that your weight and balance are too much on your left side, (so that your body resembles a “C”), you’ll not only lose a lot of power, but also slice or pull your shots.

Article: Power Builds

Setting up with the ball in the right position is absolutely vital if you want to hit it big.

Article: Power Fundamentals

Setting up with the ball in the right position is absolutely vital if you want to hit it big.

Article: Power Sports

Golf, by its very nature, is like a variety of sports. As in other sports where you’re required to kick, throw, hurl or hit an object, in golf, we use a rotational motion that’s leveraged against the ground, which produces a powerful circular,...

Article: Rough And Tough Shots

When your ball finds the deep rough like the position I’m in here, the smart play almost always is to take a higher-lofted club and either lay up or pitch the ball back into the fairway.

Article: Power Shots

The key to hitting the golf ball a long way is to generate significant clubhead speed and make solid contact.

Article: Drive 4 Show

Top shots happen when you lose the spine angle you established at address and “stand up” as you approach the ball.

Article: Never Lay Up!

Here I'm addressing the ball and making a swing with two different clubs, an 8-iron and a hybrid.

Article: Hit More Greens

The connection between the hands and clubhead is critically important.

Article: Play Like A Pro

Every week, TV audiences are mesmerized by PGA Tour pros. It’s easy to understand why.

Article: My Favorite Drills

If you want to truly improve your golf game, it’s going to take practice. By that, I mean good practice.

Article: Bad Lies

The key to this shot is to choke down on the club far enough—all the way to the shaft—if necessary

Article: Fix Your Game

When you’re on the course and your game starts to fall apart, what should you do?

Article: Stripe It!

On the PGA Tour, they call it “Total Driving.” That’s the stat that ranks players according to how far and straight they drive the ball. ...

Article: 8 Tricks To Become A Better Player

One of the most common mistakes amateurs make is improper alignment. Some think they should align their feet at the target, others try to get their shoulders parallel to it.

Article: Prospective

Camilo Villegas and J.B. Holmes are two of the game’s longest hitters. Jesper Parnevik is one of the longest iron players. What can you learn from them?

Also labeled: Pro, Pro Tips, Swing

Article: Slice No More

To draw the ball, the first thing you need to have is the right image. Begin by setting your sights on a spot to the right of your target. This is your starting line.

Article: Quick Tips

We admit, this issue isn’t the first Golf Tips magazine-produced issue to feature the long-hitting Jamie Sadlowski. ...

Also labeled: Driving, Instruction, Power

Article: Swing Myths and Simple Fixes

I’ve seen so many different approaches to golf instruction that some things have come full circle. For every instructor who says keep your head down, another says let it turn.

 
 
 
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