Instruction

What do you think about when you play golf? Some of my best golf I have ever played has occurred when I am thinking about something else other than my game. When my mind is not engaged into how I swing the club, my...

One of the easiest shots in golf is putting, and it is also the least practiced shot as well. Golfers may spend 15 minutes putting before a round in order to get used to the speed of the greens. But are you really practicing what...

There is a misconception in golf that if you have your hands forward of the clubface at impact you will hit the ball farther. I witness many golfers as they attempt to accomplish this “impact position” by setting up to the golf ball with the...

How to lower your scores without changing your swing! That statement should most certainly catch the attention of all golfers! Let's assume you want to play great golf or maybe just better than you did last summer. You don't take golf lessons or practice at...

When golfers come to me for instruction, the first thing I always find out is what their intention/focus is during our time together. Once that is established, I also find out what the strong points are to their game as well. Let’s say you don’t hit...

Imagine it’s game day. No, not football, get your mind back out on the golf course! You are headed down to the first tee and looking forward to playing with your friends or you may be teeing it up for the club championship or even playing...

“All the world’s a stage.” That’s a quote we have heard quite often. But, have you ever stopped to consider how it applies to the game of golf? The stage setting may be a casual round of golf with family and friends or it could be...

Last week during a lesson with one of my students, I couldn’t help but overhear two other golfers practicing on the driving range. In just FIVE minutes I heard the following banter. It was so unbelievable that I had to quickly go to my note pad...

One of my favorite books is “Life's Little Instruction Book” by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. In this book there are 511 suggestions, observations, and reminders on “How to Live a Happy and Rewarding Life”. As I read this book I find that many of the suggestions...

Golfers come to me all the time wanting to learn how to draw the ball.  They understand that they can hit the ball farther by hitting a draw (right to left shot for a right-handed golfer). But before you start trying to learn how to work...