November 2010

The one place that golfers can improve thier scoring immediately is learning to chip the ball properly.  Time and time again, I hear golfers who are improving their full swing and hitting the ball better but their scores are not going down.   Learn to become a great chipper of the ball, and you will take 5 shots […]

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Playing through fear

How many times before teeing off or during a round have you had that sick feeling in your stomach? You know the one i’m talking about.   Maybe it’s before teeing off for an important round or a putt to win a 2 dollar nassau between you an your buddies…your palms are sweaty, your heart is racing and you hands are […]

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If you watch any PGA Tour event on television these days, you will notice that there are as many unique swings out there as there are players.  Take a look at Jim Furyk’s looping motion and you will realize that a picture perfect swing is not necessary to play great golf.  So what do these players with “unusual” swings have in common that […]

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The late great instructor Harvey Penick said it perfectly, “ If you have a bad grip, you don’t want a good swing.” A fundamentally sound grip and setup is essential in your pursuit of straight and solid golf shots. Many times golfers get hung up on trying to achieve specific positions  in their golf swing and they forget the […]

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