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May 2011


Instruction


  • Deck The Driver

    Beat the ball off the fairway with your driver


    Let’s face it. The driver used to be placed off the deck a lot more often than it is now.
  • Get Mega Long!

    Bust your drives with tips from the L.D.A


    Let's face it, golfers who hit the ball farther have a huge advantage over those who don’t.
  • Iron Power

    Hit your irons prodigious lenghts


    Most people don’t think “power” when it comes to iron play, but as with any shot on the golf course, more power can help you a lot more than it can hurt you.
  • Learning From Lefty

    Strengthen your left side for better contact and bigger distance


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

    The PGA Tour’s 2010 Rookie of the Year swings as aggressively as he looks


    Now that Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els and Jim Furyk have all had their 40th birthday, and Tiger Woods’ image seems irreparable, the PGA Tour needs some exciting, new (and young) talent to excite audiences.
  • Throw Some Sand

    And escape the bunker


    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.
  • Two Tips For More One-Putts

    Lower your scores now!


    If your distance control is good on lag putts, you should leave yourself a lot of short second putts.

Equipment


  • Cool, Calm & Colored

    The latest colored golf balls


    Here’s a trivia question for you. Who was the first player to win a PGA Tournament with a colored golf ball?
  • Equipment Q&A

    Five questions with Jake Schmidt of Plop Golf

    I founded the company in 1990 and named it PLOP, an acronym for “Physical Laws Of Putting.” PLOP originated with the design of its innovative, perfectly balanced, center-shafted, brass blade putter.
  • Fit To Drive

    You have the options to get fitted for a driver. Here’s how to go about it


    Your driver sets the tone for the rest of your game.
  • May 2011

    The latest in golf equipment, instruction, training aids, apparel & more

    The V Harness ($150) fits securely around your shoulders, back and chest, and, as its promoters say, it actually forces you to swing with correct fundamentals. How?
  • Trending Now

    Never Compromise Gambler Series


    In case you haven’t noticed, the premium putter market is red hot.
  • We Tried It: Taylormade Burner Superfast 2.0 & Burner 2.0 Irons


    TaylorMade’s new lineup of Burner SuperFast 2.0 woods and 2.0 irons are longer and lighter than your typical clubs.

Travel


  • Fairmont Turnberry Isle

    Get pampered like a pro


    What do professional golfers who play for a living have that you don’t?

Instructors


  • 7 Faults Most Amateurs Make

    and the quick tips to cure them


    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?
 
 
 
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