Techniques

Article: Drive Time

Most golf instructors agree that the best way to become a better golfer is to start from the ground up. It's not something most golfers think about, but in reality, the ground is critical to helping create more power.

Article: Learn Like A Pro

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

Article: Tips From The Tour

Want to play like a PGA Tour player? You have to practice. Every photo in this story was taken while these players were working hard on the practice tee.

Article: The Downswing

Kevin Na generates power from his upper body, in particular, his arms and hands.

Article: Stripe Your Chips

When it comes to hitting short shots from just off the green, many of my students tend to neglect some basic swing fundamentals.

Article: Make An Impact

Like most golfers, you probably want to hit the ball farther. Seems no matter how far we crush it, there's always room to hit it a few more yards down the fairway.

Article: Squeeze The Tube

One of the most overlooked components of the golf swing is how firm or soft you should hold the club in your hands. One of the...

Article: Old School Rescue

While a buried bunker lie might be a bad break, it’s certainly not impossible to get it up and down from here.

Article: Learning From Lefty

I might be a left-handed lad from Leicestershire, England, but I know what it’s like to swing from the right side.

Article: Deck The Driver

Let’s face it. The driver used to be placed off the deck a lot more often than it is now. Let’s face it. The dri...

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, Full Swing, Iron Play

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: Fit To Be Tee'd

If a picture is worth a thousand words, what does two-angle video reveal?

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 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: Play Like A Pro

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

Article: Hybrid Basics

Hybrid clubs are incredibly useful, so long as you know how to swing one.

Article: How To Win The Masters

One of the things I enjoy most in golf is the opportunity to travel to Augusta, Ga., for The Masters each spring. ...

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: Master Your Iron Play

Better iron play requires solid and consistent fundamentals. If you watch the best players in the world, and factor in the heavy pressure and stress they face during any given round, you’ll notice that the players with the soundest fundamentals are t...

Article: 10 Best Tips

If you’ve ever received a lesson, or better yet, a series of lessons, it’s likely you’ve been told to do the same thing more than once. ...

Article: Hunker Down

Have you ever been told to “hunker down” and get ready? Ever wonder what that means? The word “hunker” has been traced back to German and Dutch origins, meaning to squat, get low and bend the knees. Today, the expression means that and a few things more,...

Also labeled: Instruction, Short Game
 
 
 
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