Category Archive: Golf Tips

Feb 26

Tips from My Friend Fred

Fred Loves to Give Golf Tips No, his name’s not really Fred, but he’ll go rough on me if I use his real name. He’d also give me an earful if I tell anyone he’s from Fresno, so I’ll just say he’s from Southern California.  Fred’s a golfer, just a good old one to three …

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Jan 28

Pure Strike Golf

Pure Strike Golf Pure Strike Golf has been labeled the next significant advancement in golf instruction. Pure Strike Golf is designed by the founder of Medicus, Bob Koch, along with Medicus master instructors Chuck Evans and Dave Wedzik. Pure Strike believes in 5 key fundamentals found in every good ball striker from Bobby Jones to …

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Oct 30

Anna Rawson Golf Lessons

    Anna Rawson – I’ve Never Had a Golf Lesson Like This     All right, so I ran across an article with video on how to hit a checked wedge shot. I need this because my version of a checked wedge shot is to check and see if I remembered to bring the …

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Oct 30

Set Up and Ball Position

How to Set Up and Ball Position The golf swing is dependent on completing the previous move correctly. Therefore, the swing starts with the correct set up. Everything you do before you swing the club will have a positive or negative consequence on the golf ball. Setting up correctly to the golf ball addresses many …

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Oct 07

Golf Tip of the Day

  Golf Tip of the Day Could “Lose” Money     I am of an age where I have heard the great bulk of golf tips offered over the space of several decades. I’ve seen gadgets galore, designed to keep this arm here, and that leg there. I’ve seen gizmos wrapped around the head, and …

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Sep 30

Greenside and Fairway Bunker Shots

How to Hit Greenside and Fairway Bunker Shots Many low handicap and professional players are barely fazed when they hit their ball in the bunker. In fact, there are times they would rather have their ball in a bunker rather than the rough. While the bunker shot is one of the most stressful shots in …

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Mar 30

Shanking – the Worst Experience in All of Golf

Shanking Like Catching the Flu It’s worse than missing a short putt – in front of people on the weekend, you can rationalize that – everybody misses a short putt now and then, even on TV. It’s worse than chunking out of the rough – man, that brush was thick…Tarzan couldn’t have gotten out of …

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Mar 06

Reading the Green-Science and Art

Green Reading Perplexing? My wife tells me that I should not become too overly-invested in having Paula Creamer give me a lag putt lesson this Christmas, as Ms. Creamer probably has other plans for the holidays. I asked about my birthday this spring, and got the same answer. That dream being dashed, she suggested that …

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Jan 09

Putting Stance – Do We Want Glamour or Birdies?

  Michelle Wie’s New Putting Stance   When I saw the golf news about Michelle Wie’s new putting stance, I was reminded of the man being fitted for a new suit, and suffering an endless series of contortions by the tailor so that it would fit. As he walked down the street trying to hold …

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Oct 27

Breathing Techniques to Improve Your Golf

  Breathing Techniques to Improve Your Golf Anxiety can be defined as an adaptive response associated with tension and uncertainty of facing a new situation or unpleasant experience that causes worry and can affect sleep, appetite and ability to concentrate. Furthermore, the fear resulting from anxiety can become extreme, debilitating and totally paralyzing. The ability …

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