My stock answer is to say that golf is 100% mental when your physical is 100%.
I bet if you stood 10 feet away from me, you could easily toss me a golf ball and wouldn't be short or long with your throw.
Hitting 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. ...
No, I'm not playing a game of cards, but I am holding a couple in these photos.
Hitting better iron shots is key if you want to shoot lower scores. It's really the great equalizer if you will—the link from the tee box to the green.
When things start going sour out on the golf course, it's critical you get to the root of your problems and get back on track as fast as possible.
The latest crop of new fairway woods that are primed for more powerful shots are all the rage this year.
What amateurs mostly do in a situation like this is look at the distance to the hole.
If you're struggling with your distance control and three-putting, sometimes the best practice is to rehearse a simple drill that takes the focus off the hole and onto a different end goal. ...
The secret to shooting lower scores isn't hitting longer drives and hitting more greens.
One of the best ways to get your swing in check is to focus on your finish position.
Wouldn't it be great if every golf hole was exactly the same?
We all know that powerful drivers of the golf ball have great extension of the arms past the golf ball.
At just 24, it seems like Jason Day has already been around for a long time.
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.
A typical 6-iron has a loft of 30°, which places it between your pitching wedge (48°) and driver (approximately 9°).
The golf swing is a series of connected events.
Sometimes the simplest way to improve your golf game is to concentrate on basic fundamentals.
When it comes to making a golf swing, it's safe to say that there's really no one right way to do it. When it...
The average amateur has a smash factor of about 1.20. What's this mean?
Without question, most amateurs make playing from the bunker more difficult than it needs to be.
As an instructor, I've witnessed many different ways to play golf successfully, especially when it comes to putting.
It's a new year, a new golf season, and if you read enough of this magazine, hopefully a new golf game that's better than ever. It's a new year, a new golf season, and if you read enough of this magazine, hopefully a new golf game...
At press time, Tiger Woods has played in only one tournament this year, the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Golf is a game of minimizing your mistakes.
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.
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.
If you want to start hitting better golf shots right now, heed the advice on the following pages.
A majority of the strokes you take in a round are inside 100 yards, so it makes sense to have a club for all situations.
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