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June 2011


Instruction


  • Learn Like A Pro

    So you can play like one


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

    Add distance by making good contact


    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.
  • Making Crisp Chipping Contact

    Two tips for better chipping contact


    The chip shot might seem like a simple motion, so why do so many golfers complicate it with added movements?
  • Old School Rescue

    Use your sand wedge to escape all kinds of greenside lies


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

    Hold the club with the right grip pressure


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

    Line up a range ball for perfect contact


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

    Trevor Immelman, Kevin Na and Paul Goydos demonstrate how to swing from the top to the finish


    Kevin Na generates power from his upper body, in particular, his arms and hands.
  • Tips From The Tour

    Learn From The Best


    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.

Equipment


  • Five Questions With Dave Schnider

    President Fujikura Golf Shafts

    There are many misconceptions about golf shafts but the biggest misconception about shafts are that golfers feel they can match a swing speed to a flex.
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  • Polara Golf Balls


    If you're a recreational golfer who tends to find the rough more than the fairway, your fast track to straighter shots has arrived.
  • Trending Now

    Spikeless Golf Shoes


    Well, maybe the trend started last year, with Fred Couples wearing what looked more like skate shoes out on the PGA and Champions Tour.
  • We Tried It

    Titleist 910 Series


    Late last year, Titleist introduced its next generation of woods, called the 910 series.

Travel


  • St. Andrews, Scottland

    The home of golf is a must visit


    Let's face it—people just don't have the money they once had. Unfortunately for golfers, this likely means a grand tour of the British Isles' great courses simply may not be in the cards.
 
 
 
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