Published: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:47:17 -0600
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:11:36 -0600If you've been club golfing now for a couple of years you would have met many mid handicappers who have remained such for as long as you would have known them. By mid handicappers I am referring to those who typically shoot between 10 and 22 over - they would be playing anywhere between 82 and 94 on a regulation par-72 course. Ever wondered why that is?
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:31:22 -0600Many amateur golfers struggle with golf at the beginning. So most of the time they look for lessons to improve their golf game. The question then arises, "how many lessons does it take to improve my game?" "How do I know that this instructor is the right one for me?"
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 09:51:33 -0600Private golf clubs are great investments for golfers of all skill levels. They help foster an appreciation for the game and provide a fun social atmosphere to meet fellow enthusiasts.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:03:25 -0600Improving at golf can be difficult and it can be easy to get caught up in doing the wrong things that do not contribute to lowering your handicap. Learn some proven and effective tips to help you get better at the game faster.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:20:22 -0600Discovering how to improve at golf is not easy and will require a certain level of commitment on your part. Find out some useful tips to assist you in getting better at the game more quickly.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:05:34 -0600Love a day on the links? Join the club. Read on for six golf membership benefits for both casual and competitive golfers.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:51:47 -0600Golf is a great game and is worth learning to play better. Discover some useful tips and strategies to help you hit the ball further and have more fun on the course.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:59:12 -0600A 2015 survey indicated that there are more than 34,000 golf courses across the world, with the United States topping the list of countries with the most number of golf courses at 15, 372. The ball and club sport that had its beginnings in Scotland in the 15th century is now the 8th most popular sports in America, Asia, Europe and Canada.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:56:44 -0600How long have you played the game? Do you take lessons and practice diligently - but only see marginal improvement? Despite unlimited sources of free information from the worlds' premier instructors, and quantum advances in equipment technology, the average golfer in North America struggles to break ninety consistently. If a comprehensive knowledge of swing mechanics was the only prerequisite, then every dedicated golfer would be scoring in the eighties. Most of my students understand the nuances of proper technique, yet they return every Spring to correct recurring swing flaws. Continuous improvement is the result of constantly refining technique and allowing the new skill to develop. The key to this process is controlling your attention. If the old axiom " you get what you focus on consistently" is true, then devoting your attention to correcting swing flaws, sets up an endless pattern of fault-finding and error correction. This article suggests, that learning how to control your attention is the missing link between knowledge and results.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:37:04 -0600Improving at golf can be a tough challenge and one of the best ways to get started is to get better at putting first. Discover some effective golf putting tips to help you get better more quickly.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 08:08:29 -0600There are many key factors involved to getting better at golf. Discover some effective tips to help you learn to get better at the game and shoot lower scores.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 15:07:03 -0600Reducing golf scores is not an easy task and can be frustrating. Find out some effective tips and advice to help you get better at the game of golf and enjoy playing more.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:10:38 -0600Interested in joining a private golf club? Here's some helpful information on golf membership prices as well as a host of other tips to help prospective buyers make a decision.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:40:33 -0600Putting is a very important aspect of your golf game if you want to lower your score. Choosing the right putter for that can be confusing, this article will help you to make the right choice.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:09:56 -0600One of the most fascinating (and frustrating) aspects in the game of golf, is the relationship between knowledge and results. You can learn the essentials of proper technique in a few hours. Understanding how to implement them effectively can (and often does) take years. One of the biggest roadblocks to improvement for the once-a-week golfer, is the belief that you can consciously change your swing. If every golfer could take their stellar performance from the practice range to the golf course, thousands of golf instructors would be searching for gainful employment. Practicing on a typical driving range, has about as much in common with playing the game of golf, as tennis does to ping pong. In order to illustrate the difference between thinking and feeling, this article offers a comparison between driving a car and hitting a golf ball.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:53:42 -0500Golf is the game where the players need to gauge the distance of their target. But this is done perfectly only with experience and practice. Still, it is seen that many of the players after years of practice cannot gauge the right distance.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:33:52 -0500Golf is a wonderful sport enjoyed by millions all over the world. This game is gaining increased popularity at current times with more and more people taking interest in it. If you are someone equally interested in golf and want to start playing it,you need to know few basic things first. Here are the basic golf tips for the beginners that you could follow to excel in the game:
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:05:03 -0500If you love hitting the tees, you may be wondering if you need a golf membership. Read on to learn more about the types of clubs and different membership options before you decide!
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:37:00 -0500The Pebble beach golf links falls into the category of one of the most thrilling golf courses. Since its inauguration in 1919, the course has attracted golfers with its distinguished challenging and beautiful routes. This course has hosted many prestigious tournaments and has made US Open to come back to the course in 2019, for the sixth time.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:45 -0500The pine Valley golf club is located in Philadelphia and is considered to be one of the best golf clubs in such countryside. The course was built in 1918 and has 18 holes. It took almost 3 years for a player to get round with 70 strokes and playing on this course is considered to be the ultimate test for the golf players. History says that Crump sold many of his properties to get this course and he aimed that making it an 18 holed course.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:43 -0500Sand hills golf club is positioned in a huge meadow in Nebraska. The background has a massive amount of space to contain even hundred holes but the designers proficiently placed 18 holes in a very challenging route. The club is closed for almost eight months in a year and thus, the members of this club are probably members of another club too.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:36:40 -0500Shinnecock hills golf club is a traditional club with authentic course design. The first specifically designed club house is found on this course. It has a sandy terrain, reed grass borders, inland texture and strong winds in the expansive course on 300 acres. Each hole on the course is unique and it needs professionalism and ample amount of skill level, to complete each hole.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:50:08 -0500We are not born with the faulty habits that exist in our present golf swing. They are acquired through repetition. Like most habits, they are difficult to break. But through the same feedback given to young Jack Nicklaus, who also had a bad habit of head movement, the habit can be broken. This article discusses the formation of habits and offers a way to break such habits and in particular, the head moving habit.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:20:02 -0500The Pacific dunes golf resort gets its beauty from the natural location of the site and its unique two nine-hole courses. The course is bordered with natural lakes and wetlands. The shady trees increase the aesthetic value of the course.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:10:00 -0500The National golf links of America was formed in 1908 and was opened for playing three years later. Originally, it had 67 members and each paid $1000 for the club. Today, it has the pride of hosting many matches and having many legendary people, in its member list.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:22:01 -0500The Oakmont country club has hosted a lot of championships and always ranks in one of the positions in the top five best golf courses in America. It is situated in Pennsylvania amidst the rolling hills. It was opened in 1903 and is considered to be one of the toughest courses in the world of golf. The course remains exactly the same as it was at the time of inauguration.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:40:32 -0500AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB, AUGUSTA, GA - THE REVIEW - The Augusta National golf club is ranked the fifth in the world's best golf courses, this year. It is considered to be a challenge for a player to play on this course. It also has a place in one of the top positions for being the hardest courses in the golf world.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:51:59 -0500Golf is one of the most luxurious games you can get into. It is believed to be a game for the high end market. However, with so many golf courses available, now even you can indulge in the royal game. The success and enjoyment of the game lie in the proper positioning, aim and of course the right equipment. A push golf cart makes one of the best additions you can have in your game.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:53:11 -0500What is the one thing every golfer wants - but never thinks they have? Consistency. of course. Most of us can accept the fact that hitting three-hundred drives is beyond our skill level, but just a little more consistency would be nice. Does your definition of consistency depend on the number of perfect shots? If so, then re-evaluating your expectations could be instrumental in allowing yourself to become more consistent.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:46:56 -0500How long have you played the game? Are you constantly improving or have you hit the proverbial glass ceiling? Despite quantum advances in equipment technology, Smartphones with HD video replay and unlimited access to free on-line instruction, the majority of once a week golfers struggle to break 90 consistently. This article illustrates a crucial turning point for the once-a-week golfer
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 10:20:38 -0500Although PGA Tour fantasy golf is a simpler form of daily fantasy sports to learn, it isn't a very familiar one to many. But even if you're not familiar with the golfing scene, daily fantasy golf is very much worth a try, and we'd like to help you out with it. So read on as we now present to you some interesting and useful tidbits about daily fantasy golf, and how to play it if you're a newcomer.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:56:46 -0500Trying to perfect your Golf swing? There are golf pros and there are golf amateurs. And fortunately, the twain can and do meet, with very pleasant results for both parties.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 12:39:23 -0500How to make the bunkers your friend. Fear not the bunkers but master them to shoot lower golf scores. Senior golfers can improve by learning how to hit bunker shots correctly.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:07:30 -0500Based on my experience with over eleven-thousand students, I have come to the conclusion that the vast majority find it easier to recall mistakes than successes. The fear of repeating a past mistake traps many golfers in the avoidance syndrome; they automatically focus on where they don't want the ball to go. In most cases, the golfer isn't aware of this tendency. This article offers a brief overview on how to overcome the avoidance syndrome.
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:39:28 -0500Learning the game of golf is quite a challenge and it can be frustrating when your scores are not getting better. Discover some useful tips to help you improve your putting skills and shoot lower scores more quickly.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:10:54 -0500Learning the game of golf can be a significant challenge however it is not impossible to get better if you can learn to do things the right way. Discover some useful tips to help you keep the ball in the fairway and reduce your handicap faster.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 09:49:15 -0500Here are a few myths and key pointers that I have learned through my years as a golfer. If you follow my advise, you will, plain and simple, become a better golfer.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:51:53 -0500Longer Drives Will be natural for you when you increase golf swing speed. Learn Details on the steps needed to achieve faster swings and longer distances.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:49:23 -0500Understanding the interaction between Tempo and rhythm in your golf swing can improve your consistency in the game. Discover how to use your rhythm to develop tempo. More tips on relaxation to help and optimizing golf swing tempo
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:41:50 -0500Golf can seem very complex with so much to remember when you are beginning the game or stepping up to learn more to lower your scores. However, when you stick to the basics, and follow these tips or what can be considered form rules, you can keep your scores consistently lower.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:59:33 -0500The USGA is employing several new and innovative intelligent solutions to the on-going issue of water conservation. Here are a few of the new grasses being developed and tested to see which ones are best suited for the different environments they would be used in.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 07:42:48 -0500There are more than 350 public golf courses in Oregon and Washington. Both states are great places for golfers. Beautiful scenery, wildlife and some of America's greatest courses are the draw. No matter where you go in either state there's always a good reason to take the clubs along. Here's a look at some great golf areas open for public play in America's Pacific Northwest corner.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 12:34:21 -0500It's a beautiful Friday morning, and I'm out here on the Cochise course driving range at Desert Mountain Country Club, awaiting my appointment with Bernhard Langer. I have known Mr. Langer for a little over a year now, we have worked together at a few other golf tournaments, and he graciously obliged to do this interview with me.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:52:49 -0500Lowering your golf scores quickly is not an easy task and requires a lot of perseverance. Discover some effective and proven techniques to help you hit the ball straighter and enjoy the game more.
Tue, 31 May 2016 10:39:22 -0500Over the years, golf has evolved into becoming one of the most fascinating games around. A few years ago, this game was considered to be a rich man's game which one the financially affluent individuals could indulge in. But these days, anyone who is enthusiastic about this sport can play it. Over time, it has become a family sport where the whole family indulges in it on weekends. Golf as we know it has always been one of the toughest sports around which is why the demand for training equipments has increased a lot over time.
Fri, 27 May 2016 07:03:09 -0500A great golfer almost always has some exceptional character traits that play a significant role in enhancing their performance. It has been seen through research that the people having these characteristics have scored more than 95 percentile in most of the tournaments. A great golfer almost always has some exceptional character traits that play a significant role in enhancing their performance.
Mon, 23 May 2016 07:57:20 -0500Learn how to cure your golf slice instantly and permanently in one move. Your golf swing slice is caused by an optical illusion. Find out what it is and cure it instantly.
Thu, 19 May 2016 10:18:51 -0500Though it may be true that playing golf means investing a substantial amount of money, there are still ways on how a golf player could forego spending more than they need to. Purchasing golf equipment could not be as expensive as one expects if he knows how to choose. This article will provide the player with a few ways on how he could play golf while saving up through the purchase and use of some golf equipment.
Tue, 10 May 2016 10:59:30 -0500What is the zone? In most sports, an intense level of concentration is the key to stellar performance. Golf, however, requires a different form of concentration. This unique state of mind and body is often referred to as "the zone" or "getting in the bubble". This article explores the possibility that golfers at any skill level, have the ability to enter this esoteric state of mind and body that enables them to transcend their current skill level.
Thu, 05 May 2016 09:37:05 -0500One very appealing aspect of golf to many players is the vast amount of different formats in which the game can be played. Let's start with the two main formats; Match Play and Stroke Play, and then we will share some other interesting formats.
Tue, 03 May 2016 13:49:12 -0500Having a problem slicing the ball? Use this method of training to help straighten out your drive and get your game to a new level.
Mon, 02 May 2016 08:47:59 -0500This post may seem very basic to many golfers, but it's often a mistake thinking that you know everything and can just simply skip through to another article. This post will help you understand and become familiar with the terminology and definitions often used in golf.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:36:47 -0500Many seniors find that getting enough exercise is more work than fun. Many turn to activities, such as golf, as part of a senior exercise program. The question is whether golf is really exercise, recreation, or just a waste of time as far as senior fitness and health is concerned.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:57:04 -0500The one goal that unites golfers at every skill level is the struggle for consistency. The idea sounds perfectly logical. The concept implies predictability, yet every avid golfer knows how unpredictable the game can be. How do we define consistency? This article suggests consistency is not an all-or- nothing concept, but a constantly changing definition based on how you feel.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:07:09 -0500Do you find the driving range a boring and repetitive task? Read on to discover two games that you can play at the driving range, which will increase the enjoyment you get from a driving range session and possibly lower your handicap.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:32:40 -0500You're quite new to the game of golf; you pull out the driver on the first tee along with a golf ball and tee. You begin to push the tee into the ground before stopping and asking yourself, 'what height do I tee the ball?
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:32:34 -0500Since the first ever bulky Walkman that was released back in the seventies, people have been using music on the go ever since. Now with the latest technology such iPod's, MP3 players and Smartphones, we can all easily carry around our favourite music.
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:49:30 -0500Having a golf lesson from your local PGA Golf Professional will have a huge impact on your game. Not only will you have an expert casting his/her experience in the golf swing it will do wonders for your confidence.
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 08:13:46 -0500As stated in the title, one major difference between a hacker, (high handicap) and a scratch golfer, (low handicap) is patience and persistence. They remain extremely patient with disregard to their slow and steady progress on the golf course, while continuing to be persistent even when they have bad days on the course and feel like they are never improving.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:38:13 -0500Joining a private golf club has many benefits and is something that you should think about if you haven't already. In this article, we will look at some of the advantages that will come with investing in a membership.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:22:44 -0500Every golfer, at every skill level, has experienced the marked contrast in results between practice and playing. The "secret" to effective practice lies in making practice conditions more challenging than playing. This article reveals the missing ingredient that is often overlooked in traditional instruction; how to control time.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:52:40 -0500You've just hit the perfect pitch shot into the green; it's all over the flag and your fellow golfing mates are already congratulating you on your efforts. As you watch the ball land, you see the ball bound past the pin, over the green and into the bunker.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:14:57 -0500One of the best ways to relieve tension during a golf round - especially if you or your friends are having a bad round is to tell a good joke. This article explains how to be calm, relaxed and confident and deliver a great joke that will make you, as well as others, happier, have fun and play better golf. You'll be surprised how everyone's game improves if you deliver the right joke.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 10:41:15 -0500The average golfer will spend 4-5 hours per round standing on his feet while covering a decent 4-5 miles. It's important that you understand how the correct golf shoes can be vital to lowering your scores and handicap.
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:49:40 -0500Strengths and Weaknesses; an absolute fantastic way to begin improving your golf game is to play to your strengths and practice your weaknesses. If you want to begin improving your scores, you need to find out what your strengths and weaknesses are.
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 06:25:58 -0500Every golfer, at every skill level, has experienced the discrepancy in results between practice and playing. The beliefs you entertain during the brief walk (or ride) from the practice range to the golf course, are often overlooked in traditional instruction. In this article we offer a possible explanation and potential cure for this common phenomenon.
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 09:45:14 -0500When your driver strikes the golf ball, you want the ball to have as much energy (technically called "kinetic energy") transferred into the golf ball as possible. The ball compresses and then seeks to regain its round form. In general, the more energy you transfer into the golf ball, the farther it will go while it's in the process of regaining its original round form. But different golf balls regain their round form in different way depending on whether the ball is high compression or low compression as well as other factors.
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 06:25:12 -0500A standard 18 hole course has a variety of hazards for the golfer to master. Find out what they are and what they mean for the game.
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 13:48:10 -0500What do you do to hit the perfect golf shot? You hold the club with a strong grip, make sure that the posture is right, and concentrate on the ball before hitting it. But to tell you the truth, your job remains half-done if the ball swings to a direction you didn't aim for.
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:42:17 -0500There are several different golf bag types and a number of things that you should be considering when purchasing a new golf bag, which will ensure that it will fit your golfing style. Every year new technology is being brought in and we see it taken and adapted to higher levels within the game of golf.
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 07:54:16 -0500Any golfer can gain a steady head for their swing by getting instant tactile feedback on head movement without hitting golf balls. This simple exercise can be done in your bedroom for 5 minutes each day for 30 days or less to develop the necessary new muscle memory.
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 12:22:47 -0500Too many golfers want to hit the ball 300+ yards every time straight down the middle of the fairway. Stop stressing about how far you hit the ball and use these pointers below to get the most out of your game and start beating the long hitter every time.
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 12:22:05 -0500Do you drastically need an improvement to your golf swing? Are you a beginner who is struggling to play better and simply gets frustrated each round?
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 10:41:41 -0500Pretty much every golfer would be lying if they said that they didn't want to drive the ball further off the tee. There are hundreds of tips out there that could be the key to unleashing the inner beast and increasing your distance off the tee.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 11:41:18 -0500Stay and play vacations can help you feel refreshed. Why not use this time to perfect your swings with a swing analyzer device?
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 08:24:02 -0500Even though you are allowed to have about 14 clubs when you go out golfing, it is not a requirement to have head covers. Avid golfers though, will ensure that they have covers for their driver, putter, hybrid clubs and fairway woods. There are covers available for other golf clubs as well as irons and they come in very many styles that you can choose from.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:11:32 -0500One of the fascinating and frustrating aspects of golf is the plethora of contradictions that create mental barriers to improvement. Attempting to reconcile these beliefs prevents many golfers from realizing their potential. Avid golfers know that the game is ninety percent mental, yet the majority of instruction articles and videos are obsessed with proper technique. Traditional instruction is based on the premise, that you must have proper technique before you can develop a sense of "feel", and yet, the more you think, the less you feel. How often have you been told to try and forget technique and just hit the damn ball?
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 08:03:53 -0500To start with, you might ask why invest in a Golf GPS watch. The reasons are ample. The first is to get an exact idea of the yardage. It is not uncommon to misjudge a shot when trying to gauge the distance by merely looking. Also, there could be accuracy issues with the yardage marker already installed on the course. Not being able to make a near-correct estimation of distance makes the difference between a birdie and a missed shot. With it you can calculate the distance back, front and center of the greens. You can get elevation readings as well as the overall course layout. This information can help the golfer choose the most appropriate club and swing for the shot. Thus, a Golf GPS watch makes a good substitute for an on-course caddy.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 13:22:26 -0600Perfection is the ultimate goal in every sport. The secret to constant improvement is understanding the difference between consistency and perfection. How would you define a perfect shot? Are there any guarantees that a perfect swing will produce perfect results? A change in mindset from trying to "fix" an imperfect swing, to locking in the feelings of your best shots, could be the key for translating your knowledge into results.
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 12:42:53 -0600Want to make your stay and play golfing into a memorable experience? We will tell you how you can do just that in four simple ways.
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 10:20:59 -0600Active sports can be a great way to shed that extra fat you've always wanted gone. No, we are not asking you to take up rugby, football or tennis. Although relaxing, golf can contribute to your efforts to lose excess fat on the greens.
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 10:29:50 -0600You Will Benefit from the Exercise - It cannot be disputed that the low-impact exercise one receives from a round of golf is good for one's overall health, including one's heart. The Rose Center for Health and Sports' Sciences in Denver, Colorado shares some interesting research-based stats concerning the average number of calories burned if one were to play a 9-hole course: Golfers who walk and use a pull-cart: almost 720 calories...
Tue, 16 Feb 2016 13:09:14 -0600While advances in golf technology certainly provide a measure of improved consistency and driving distance, the biggest power generator and key to a repeatable golf swing is often overlooked by the majority of amateurs. Little do they know what they have been searching for has been with them all along. And they're probably sitting on it right now!
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:14:39 -0600As you get ready to tee off a wonderful session of golf, take a closer look at your clubs. Have you chosen the right one? It is not only a decision about the woods, irons, wedges, and putters.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 09:20:39 -0600Florida has geography as diverse as its southern heritage and scenic beauty as spectacular as its history. Over the years, the state has attracted top-notch golf architects to take advantage of the region's undulating terrains and low-lying marshlands to transform them into stunning golf courses. With pine-lined lush courses, world-class resorts, and proximity to endless array of theme parks, Florida golf destinations are easily among the world's most sought-after locations.
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 10:50:23 -0600Golf being a classy game requires necessary skills to pursue it well. The right equipment can let you have the best experience with being at the game.
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 09:10:23 -0600Chipping when it is done poorly, can be very frustrating. When you chip well, it feels great. Chipping is both mental and mechanical. This article will give the golfer a total of fifteen psychological and physical tips to improve the art of chipping.
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 14:24:28 -0600From all evidences it appears as though advances with golf clubs in 2016 will appear nearly the same as the ones out of 2014, particularly among golf drivers. Over the past years there has been not less than 15 adjustable drivers that have been launched, and that looks like typically the theme while we go forward. Let's quickly find out more about the realm of adjustable drivers together with just what they can and can't do for those normal amateur participants.
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 11:07:04 -0600Armed with a basic understanding of swing mechanics, the majority of well-seasoned golfers only seek professional instruction as a last resort. Perhaps a change in attitude is the first step to breaking the cycle of fault-finding and error correction that often impedes the road to constant improvement. In this article, we offer a brief overview of the stigma attached to professional instruction. The ultimate goal is to create a more salubrious outcome for both student and teacher.
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 09:41:18 -0600Do you get nervous when you are about to putt? Are you tired of missing easy putts? What can you do to get your mind and your body ready to put a nice roll on the ball? This article gives some psychological and physical tips to help you remain relaxed when you are about to hit a short putt or a long putt.
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 13:58:10 -0600Taking some time out from routine to putt and drive at an 18 hole course is a refreshing and relaxing way to recover from the humdrum of everyday life. Why not enjoy nature, make new friends, and enjoy fine dining at a nice respite?
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 13:45:38 -0600Every golfer has an individual favorite among the many golf courses. Different fairways offer various features, which can make the green even better.
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 11:58:59 -0600Hundreds and thousands of golf enthusiasts head to golf courses every weekend without knowing what to bring. Whether you are a seasoned pro or an amateur, you need certain golf accessories in your bag apart from balls and tees. However, the variety and easy availability of items make it extremely confusing for buyers. When it comes to choosing golf accessories, you must choose between the indispensable and the non-essential. Here are the seven must-haves that will keep you covered in the green:
Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:14:31 -0600Putting in golf is a skill that separates expert players from average ones. It is the most difficult skill that you need to master on the course. It is the combination of mental focus and muscle control.
Fri, 11 Dec 2015 11:37:09 -0600There are plenty of top golf courses in Florida to visit, from Jacksonville to Orlando to Naples to Miami. In addition to the championship quality golf courses, these resorts also include a wide range of amenities to entertain the entire family.
Mon, 07 Dec 2015 13:12:10 -0600The majority of once-a-week golfers only seek professional instruction out of desperation. Only after they have exhausted every tip gleaned from YouTube, golf buddies and Golf Digest do they consider a formal lesson. This article proposes an alternative to the belief that professional golf instruction is only valid as a last resort.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:31:21 -0600Are you familiar with the concept of muscle memory? It refers to the ability of a particular muscle group to repeat a specific action without conscious control. Superficially, it would appear that the quality of the action is directly related to the quality of repetition. How often have you hit shots like Fred Couples on the practice range and proceeded to play like Fred Flintstone? Conversely, is it possible to hit practice shots like a maniacal lumberjack and play a respectable round? How can you account for the discrepancy? This article discusses the missing ingredient which is crucial for developing effective muscle memory.
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:52:55 -0600Elite athletes follow rituals to consistently create their ideal state of mind and body. These innocuous behaviour patterns are often dismissed as superstition. In reality, they are the keys to helping you re-create your best shots.
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 15:43:32 -0600Traditional golf instruction is based on the premise that you must remember your swing flaws in order to avoid repeating them. This system sounds good in theory, but for the vast majority of once-a-week golfers, it leads to an endless cycle of trading one swing fault for another. Instead of trying to avoid the problem, why not confront it head on? Instead of trying not to slice (for example), learn how to hit a deliberate slice. When you can deliberately re-create the poor shot, then you can feel a solution. The majority of poor shots in golf are fear induced; the golfer understands the effect but not the cause. This article offers a theory whereby the student is asked to deliberately re-create a poor shot in order to master a solution.
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 10:15:01 -0600To get desired results in golf tournaments, golfers need to play like a pro. Delivering the perfect swings can be a daunting task in a challenging golf course with 9 or 18-holes. Even professional players do not get their swings and putts right every time.