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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In his rookie year on Tour, Keegan Bradley has established himself as a player who has the potential to have a great career ...
Here's a drill that will help you hit a big sweeping hook.
There's no doubt that Adam Scott's resurgence to top form with the chest putter and Keegan Bradley's PGA Championship victory with the belly putter have stirred up more chatter regarding whether or not long-length putters pose an unfair advantage....
There are a number of ways to eek out a few extra yards off the tee
One of the most critical parts of the golf swing is what you do in the first few inches of the takeaway.
A proper putting grip is one where you grip the club in the palm of your hand, not in the fingers.
As 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
What I like to do is rehearse a simple yet effective drill.
Sometimes, even the best players in the world need to refresh their fundamentals. In fact, for some, the fundamentals are the only things they work on come time to keep their swings in check.
It's already the middle of the golf season, and I'm sure some of you are finding yourselves stuck in a rut.
If anyone has ever told you that the golf swing is an athletic move, they're right.
if you really want to hit longer and straighter drives, you have to remember a couple key variables. if you really want...
The putt-chip is a shot that I encourage all of my students to learn at our golf school.
Hitting a big, weak slice is never any fun.