Mental Game

Has your game met your expectations so far this year? We hope that you have achieved all your goals, but if not, what would you attribute that to the most? Everyone starts the golf season with great aspirations. This is my year. I am going to practice and...

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...

When we go play golf with our students for fun or in a tournament setting, we are always asked to give advice to our playing partners during the round.  Giving advice during a round would be violating our number one rule; do not think about anything...

Nancy Quarcelino School of Golf