Strategy/Troubleshooting

Article: Practice Like A Pro

When practicing out on the range, it's important you remember to be in a training mind-set, not necessarily a playing one.

Article: Goal Time

If you want your game to reach the next level, you need to set strong goals. If you want your game to reach...

Also labeled: Game Improvement, Instruction

Article: One-Club Wonder!

A typical 6-iron has a loft of 30°, which places it between your pitching wedge (48°) and driver (approximately 9°).

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: Learn Like A Pro

As an instructor, I have had the privilege to work with Paige Mackenzie since the winter of 2008.

Article: Throw Some Sand

One of the reasons so many folks struggle from the sand is that they don’t understand the importance of an open face at impact.

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: 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: 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: 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: Mind Power

If you don't think professional golfers play under considerable pressure, then you may not have seen this year’s major championships.

Article: Play Like A Pro

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

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: Trouble Shots

Golf is a lot like life. Some days everything comes easily; other days nothing seems to go your way.

Article: Ain’t Bad, Just Is

I can’t go at this shot right-handed because the cactus impedes my stance. But I can get the ball back in play by playing a left-handed shot. ...

Also labeled: Sand Shots, Trouble Shots

Article: Manage Your Game

A common saying in golf is that the game is 90% mental.

 
 
 
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