Teaching Tip #5: Putt Like a Pro Putting accounts for 35-45% of your average round of golf. To put that into perspective, if you were to 2 putt every hole on a regulation 18 hole golf course, then on average you would have: 2.6 times as many putts as drives 2 times as many putts … Continue reading Teaching Tip #5: Putt Like a Pro
Golf Balls: May 8, 2014 Now that the golf season has officially begun, you may be wondering what new technology has come out that is affordable to use and demo. Here are a few brief reviews of golf balls. I based these reviews on my own experience and knowledge as a PGA Professional; if … Continue reading Which Ball is Best?
So, it's the off season. You probably haven't played as much golf in the last few months as you would have liked and the season is fast approaching. One of the best ways to motivate yourself to practice again is to upgrade your equipment. Everyone loves a new putter or the hottest driver at the … Continue reading Off Season Fix
No, don't step on a scale, although most professional golfers these days are in good physical shape. I'm talking about your weight transfer. Most beginning golfers are taught to keep their head still during a full swing. This holds true, but what most golfers don't know is that you still need to transfer your weight … Continue reading Teaching Tip: Check Your Weight
Do you have a problem with that flying elbow at the top of your backswing? Most people that make the transition from baseball to golf tend to let their right elbow (right handed players) get a little too wild at the top of their backswing. Why should you care? The flying right elbow, or "chicken … Continue reading Teaching Tip: Put A Sock In It!
Ever wonder whether you are gripping the club correctly? Do your hands hurt when you swing? Here's the Golf Fix: One of my favorite ways to demonstrate a good golf grip is to use a common household item: a ruler. If you feel like your grip is a little off, you can easily correct it … Continue reading “Teaching” Tip: Grip it Like a Ruler
The Masters is right around the corner and I thought I'd share some odds with you. As of the beginning of March, Tiger Woods still remains the favorite to win this year's coveted "Green Jacket". Rory and Phil are close on his tail and Snedeker's recent hot streak has him rounding out the top 4. … Continue reading Augusta is in the Air