Category: Golf Tips

Mar 06

Reading the Green-Science and Art

Green Reading

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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Sep 07

Tips for Women to Generate More Power

PGA Pro’s Advice for Women to Gain More Power Almost everyone wants to hit the ball farther. Many women are forced to rely on their short game when they lack the distance to regularly hit greens in regulation. Obviously, increasing strength and flexibility are one reasonable way to increase distance. However, without purchasing a gym …

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Aug 30

What we can Learn from Inbee Park

Inbee Park

Learn How to Swing with the Correct Tempo like Inbee Park – What Everyone can Learn Inbee Park is arguably the hottest player in the world. Everyone on the LPGA Tour knew Inbee Park’s potential, but now the rest of the world knows as well. After winning the first three majors of the season, Park …

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Jun 24

15 More Yards in 8 Weeks

Hit the Ball Farther Nearly every golfer wants to hit the ball farther, including the best players in the world. While tour professionals have significantly benefitted from fitness programs, recreational players can also see a tremendous benefit from a stretching and strength training program. If you want to impress your weekly foursome, start a training …

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May 28

Fix My Swing!

Needing Swing Tips Calling all pros – calling anyone who knows or thinks he or she knows something about the golf swing. Come on, you can do it. You spent the time finding Waldo. You spent the time shooting at Emperor Zarg of Planet X. You can take a minute to do this. I’m 5’11” …

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Apr 08

Getting Your Iron Shots Closer

How to Hit Accurate Iron Shots It should go without saying that getting your iron shots closer to the hole is a good thing. Shorter putts are easier to make than longer putts, and your scorecard will quickly shrink if you are able to consistently get it in close more often than not. As you …

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Apr 02

Three Tips for Fairway Splitting

There might not be a better feeling in golf than splitting the fairway with a powerful tee shot that stretches out past your playing partners. A good tee shot gives you an advantage on your next shot, and builds confidence for the rest of the round. Not having to play from the rough on each …

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Mar 26

Three Foot Putt

Never Miss Another Three Foot Putt

Never Miss Another Three Foot Putt Okay – so that title might be an exaggeration. You will always miss a short putt from time to time, even if you are a great putter. Players on tour miss three foot putts from time to time, even with great technique and hours of practice. However, you can …

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