Three Drill for Three Different Clubs

For effortless power, your upper and lower bodies must resist one another and create whip or torque. To achieve this, keep your right knee flexed and turn against it.

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, including to settle in or to hold resolutely.

July-August 2009

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

Four New Adjustable Drivers Nike’s Dymo STR8-FIT ($399) gives you eight different ballflight options (three open positions that minimize hooks, two neutral positions that optimize launch angle and three closed positions that minimize slices). It features a 460cc head and a UST Proforce AXIV Core shaft (in five flexes), and comes in either a square Read more…

Showcase: Milled Putters

One of the most beautiful pieces of golf equipment is the putter. In fact, a finely crafted milled putter is often considered a work of art among golf club aficionados.

Tips From The Tour, 2009

The best players in the world aren't just fun to watch. There's a lot to learn about their swings that you can incorporate into your game.

They may not know it, but several of the best golfers in the world are actually darn good instructors. They may not articulate their moves verbally, but in watching them play, there’s a lot that we as wannabe-Tour pros can learn and pick up from their amazing abilities.

Tour Trends

Get Your Game In Shape With The Hottest Trends On Tour

The Tour pros I teach have altered their swings over the past few years to better match the latest equipment, advances in physical conditioning and varying course conditions.

Fake vs. Real

How to spot a good backswing from a bad one

Golf instruction usually is loaded with tips on what you need to do to optimize your downswing and impact position. And while that’s obviously important, I believe it’s just as important to know how to make a proper backswing.

Anthony Kim Snapshot

Don’t get us wrong, Anthony Kim still has in our opinion, one of the

most compact and powerful swings on the PGA Tour. As is the case with

this shot, he actually just barely missed green, albeit a long ways to

the right and at the opposite end of the pin which was tucked in the

back left corner.

June 2009

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

Never Compromise’s new NCX-Ray putter line features one of the most radical faces we’ve ever seen. Not only does it boast a striking red dual-density insert, it also uses something called Suspended Face Technology (SFT). SFT features embedded ribs in a soft composite. The result? Reduced vibration at impact and just the right feel that Read more…

No Sway, Jose

And Keep The Bag In Place

One of the great players on the PGA Tour was Chi Chi Rodriguez. In his heyday, Chi Chi could play and hit the ball as well and as far as almost anyone, even though he was smaller in size.