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Article: Racket Science

When was the last time you hit a tennis ball with a racket? When was the last time you hit a tennis ball with...

Also labeled: Slicing

Article: Be The (Middle) ball

A very important variable to better ballstriking is "centeredness of contact." A very important...

Also labeled: Instruction, Iron Play

Article: Drag + Tug

No matter what anyone else tells you, the key to shooting lower scores is having a tidy short game.

Also labeled: Chipping, Short Game

Article: Long Game: Ready To Rip

If you asked me what I think is the best part about playing golf, I'm going to always say that it's having the ability to pound the golf ball as hard as you can.

Also labeled: Driving

Article: Smooth Operator

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

Also labeled: Putting, Short Game

Article: Play Like A Player!

So you think you're a player? If so, then I have some news for you.

Article: Get Low To Chip Better

To chip your best, I recommend you keep things simple.

Also labeled: Chipping, Wedge Play

Article: Body Drive

No matter what new driver, shaft or even golf ball you choose to play, nothing will help you hit the ball farther if you don't have the right set of swing mechanics.

Article: Bust Bad Habits!

In golf, there are two mistakes you can make. The first is a mistake that's easy to identify.

Article: Bubba Watson

We all know that Bubba Watson is one of the longest drivers on this planet.

Also labeled: Driving, Prospective

Article: Dot Your Impact

The number-one fundamental that all great ballstrikers know is critical for hitting better shots is centeredness of contact.

Also labeled: Full Swing, Iron Play

Article: Blind Reading

Years ago, I played in the Heather Farr Charity for the Blind tournament in Sun City, Ariz. I played with an English gentleman who had been blind since birth.

Also labeled: Putting, Short Game, Short Lessons, Tips

Article: Putting Mechanic

The next time you play golf, I want you to count your total number of putts. Don't worry about how many putts you have per hole or how long or short they are. Just find your number.

Also labeled: Instruction, Putters, Putting

Article: Myth Busted!

After about 10 club tosses, take notice of where you naturally set your backswing position and the amount of tension in your left arm.

Article: The Toe Putt

One of the most overlooked aspects of putting is making sure you have solid contact.

Also labeled: Putters, Putting, Short Game

Article: Ben Curtis

In case you haven't noticed, Ben Curtis has resurrected his golf game (he won the British Open nearly 10 years ago) and has become one of the top money winners so far this PGA Tour season. ...

Article: Drop The Box

Along with a poor and weak grip, one of the biggest mistakes I see many of my students make is having bad posture at address.

Also labeled: Ballstriking, Full Swing

Article: Maintain The Cup In Your Left Hand

Here's a tip for low-handicappers who have a hard time controlling the distance of their short irons.

Article: 5 Keys

During the last 100 years, the game's best players have exhibited a few similarities, which most golfers aren't aware of.

Article: Don’t Get In Your Own Way

My stock answer is to say that golf is 100% mental when your physical is 100%.

Also labeled: Instruction

Article: Drain It

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.

Also labeled: Equipment, Instruction, Putters, Putting

Article: Left Turn

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. ...

Also labeled: Chipping, Instruction, Short Game

Article: Card Game

No, I'm not playing a game of cards, but I am holding a couple in these photos.

Article: In Case Of Emergency Break Glass

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.

Article: Storm The Fairway

The latest crop of new fairway woods that are primed for more powerful shots are all the rage this year.

Article: Tee Party

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. ...

Also labeled: Instruction, Putting

Article: Polish Up Your Finish

One of the best ways to get your swing in check is to focus on your finish position.

Article: 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.

Article: Weighing In

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.

Article: Get In Tune

If you want to start hitting better golf shots right now, heed the advice on the following pages.