Devon Walsh

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The clubfitting mistake almost every golfer is making

Putter fitting might be the easiest thing any golfer can take advantage of, and though it’s rarely high on most golfers' radars when it comes to clubfitting, getting this club right is essential to getting your putting stroke more consistent. Still, says Todd Sones, one of Golf Digest's best …

Golf

Improve Your Iron Consistency with One of Butch Harmon's Favorite Drills

If you want your irons to fly with that nice, high trajectory you see from good players, Butch Harmon says you have to learn how to shift your weight back and through the ball. A proper weight shift will help you hit down on the ball, which is far more effective in creating good, consistent contact …

If Your Goal Is to Lose Belly Fat, This Is the Routine You Should Be Doing

You've been working out, eating healthy, and losing weight, but you're still not seeing progress in your midsection. What gives? If you can't seem to …

How Much Better A Golfer Can You Become In 12 Days? Much Better

Why 12 days? Kinda random, right? Not exactly. The editors of Golf Digest just launched an instructional-video series called "12 Days to Better Golf." Which begs the question: Can you really make a difference in your game—after all those years toiling away with high hopes—in 12 days?<p>Turns out, game …

5 moves to save your spine

Even the most technically sound swings cause stress on the spine, but golf doesn't have to sentence you to future back pain. To avoid discomfort, says Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear, "strengthen the muscles at the bottom of the spine, and improve flexibility in the mid and upper back." All …

Workouts

We'll get you in golf shape in five weeks

You've probably dumped your New Year's fitness resolution by now, but don't let it bother you. With golf season ramping up and the Masters only five weeks away, we've asked Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear to put together a "crash program" of exercises to get you ready for golf season.<p>He …

Workouts

How to build your own golf workout

Over the past decade Golf Digest has offered hundreds of different exercises (and variations of them) that would benefit your body and your golf game. But how do you cull all that information down to build a manageable workout? Let me make it easier for you.<p>The framework for a good golf workout …

Why Tiger Woods needs to start talking more to Fred Couples

<b>I Think …</b><p>That Tiger Woods can’t keep going on like this, scheduling four tournaments in five weeks that includes 16-hour flights across the globe, saying in Dubai he’s there to win when it’s obvious he’s not, saying he’s not in pain when it’s obvious that he is. If Woods is to compete at all with …

Golf

5-Minute Clinic: The Art of Saving Par

You aren't always going to have your best game off the tee or into the green. Even tour players struggle sometimes. But short-game skill can turn bogeys (or worse) into pars. Feeling good about your play around the greens spreads confidence throughout your bag. Targets get a little bigger; hazards …

Learn The Secret To Great Pitching

For better pitching consistency, your hands, arms and body have to work as a unit<p>For better pitching consistency, your hands, arms and body have to work as a unit. One of my teaching pals, Tommy Marino, came up with a simple way to practice this action. Slip your arms through a wire clothes hanger …

Simple Tips To Get Out Of Any Fairway Bunker

No matter whether your ball is up against the lip, on a downhill slope, or resting in the middle, make these simple adjustments and you'll have a fighting chance at getting out and saving a shot or two<p>A lot of golfers think hitting it into a fairway bunker is a sentence to a big number. But that …

Golf

The Right Way To Chip

Simple keys for making solid contact—every time.<p>Chipping looks so easy when you see a good player doing it. On the flip side, it can be hard to watch when someone is struggling with these little shots.<p>The No. 1 issue is making solid contact. Why? Because the club's not moving fast enough to keep …

Compress Your Irons

Learn how to create and store energy like a pro.<p>You might be surprised to learn that your swing has something in common with mine. Just like you, I sometimes struggle to complete my backswing before starting my downswing.<p>I know a lot of amateurs make a short-and-quick backswing, never really …

Try This To Splash It Out And Land It Close

How to slide the club under the ball<p>Greenside bunkers are not happy places for most golfers. Chunks, skulls, shanks—a lot of bad shots can be traced to a faulty setup, usually with the ball too far back and the hands too far forward. That leads to a steep crash into the sand and an ugly result.<p>The …