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Gear Effect – What Is it?

What is this? It sounds complicated.<p>Well, it is – but <b>you need to know it</b> because I see golfers make incorrect changes to their swing all the time and …

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Don't Let Uphill Putts Fool You

You don't need a cannon shot to get them there<p>Whether it's dead straight or has some break, there's something about long uphill putts that mess with golfers' minds. Standing over the ball, I bet some of you hear a voice inside your head that says, Make sure you get it to the hole. Next thing you …

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Phil Mickelson: Chipping 101

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How to Hit the Ball Then The Turf With Your Irons

Launch Monitors: What do the numbers mean?

In this article - Launch Monitors: What do the numbers mean? - Neil Tappin unpicks the data to give you an idea about what to look out for during …

How to Compress the Ball in Three Easy Steps

Ever watched a Tour pro up close on the range? His iron shots don't just soar -- they sizzle. That's not just because he hits the sweet spot with …

Compress Your Irons Like A Pro

It's all about the approach<p>If you're near a pro who's hitting an iron shot off the fairway, one thing you might notice is the sound it makes. A compressed ball off the center of an iron's face creates this distinctive noise as it cuts through the air, like a burst of steam releasing from a pressure …

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MTD Video – 2 Quick Responses To “That Costs Too Much”

7 March, 2014<p>Within this video you will learn how to respond to the price objection “that costs too much”. Just how do you respond to a statement …

Niall Horan - Too Much To Ask (Official)

Four Shots For Beating The Slope

To make solid contact from uneven ground, the big thing is taking what the slope gives you. In other words, don't fight the slope; adjust your setup and swing to accommodate it. Here are three changes you should make for every uneven lie you face:<p>__(1) Stand wider for extra stability.<p>(2) Lean into …

10 Secrets To Better Golf By Europe's Top Coach, Pete Cowen

<b>1.) Is a textbook-perfect grip the cornerstone of a great swing?</b> Not necessarily. I've seen players with perfect grips who can't find the planet. It's all about matching the grip to your imperfect swing. The purpose of the grip is to hold onto the club, not manipulate it.<p><b>2.) I'm not a fan of</b> …

Correctly Aiming Your Club, Golf Video

Correctly Aiming Your Club, Golf (Video)<p>So as we have discussed before, golf is a target orientated game. We’ve got something that we’re aiming for …

The Best Stand Bags of 2018

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How to Hold the Putter: Common Putting Grips and Their Pros and Cons

Golfers have many options for putting grips<p>Golfers have several good options when it comes to putting grips. But what are those putting grips, and …

Should You Try a Big Putter Grip?

Everyone’s Doing It<p>While there have been more-hyped equipment stories this year, nothing has impressed me like the movement towards large putter …

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Lateral Motion: The Difference Between PGA Tour Players and Amateurs

Every competitive golfer strives to win, and I want to help them achieve their goals. Recently, I wrote a story highlighting the statistics behind …

In Search Of The Ideal Trajectory

The height of your iron shots depends on the sole width<p>Most players prefer irons that make it easy to get the ball in the air. A high ball flight lets you carry those bunkers, and a steep landing angle keeps the ball on the green. Using a Foresight Sports GC2 launch monitor, we found a correlation …

Shape Shots By Rehearsing Your Finish

Make a better swing by training from end to beginning<p>There's a well-established principle in learning called reverse chaining that can be applied to improving your golf swing—especially if your goal is to curve the ball or alter its trajectory. The concept is that if you know the type of finish …

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 …

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 …

Want more power? You need to swing like a girl

Jutanugarn's powerful swing is the future of the LPGA, and it comes from the hips<p>Charley Hull won the CME Group Tour Championship to end the LPGA season, but it was power-player Ariya Jutanugarn who won the year. Jutanugarn clinched the season-long points race and established herself as the most …

The Secret to Soft Bunker Shots: Hit Them One-Handed

To hit a pillowy-soft greenside bunker shot, you don't need to swing harder to generate more spin. In fact, it's just the opposite: You want to swing …

Tips on Touch

Hitting the open-face wedge shot<p>When you need to play a 40- or 50-yard shot higher than normal to get it to stop quickly when it lands, setting up with the clubface open—pointing right of the target—is a good start. But you have to make sure you align your body left of the target line to counter …

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The Right Way to Add Turn

Greg Norman's backswing key was brilliant<p>I hear so much talk these days about making a full shoulder turn but restricting the hips. The thing is, most players need more hip turn to make a decent backswing. Even Greg Norman, who I worked with for years, focused on turning his hips, and he was the …

Handle deep rough with confidence!

April showers bring May flowers … and deep, thick rough. So, let’s discuss how you can navigate these lies like the pros.<p>Welcome to late spring, …

Rule No. 1 In The Sand

Get it right, and you'll hit perfect bunker shots<p>Everybody says amateurs can't get out of greenside bunkers because they're crushed by fear. Well, that's part of it, but the bigger thing is, they set up in a way that makes it almost impossible to hit a good shot. They get bad results, so the fear …

How to Chip a Golf Ball a Precise Distance

1<p><b>Determine how far you want the ball to fly in the air and how far you want it to roll once it hits the ground.</b><p>2<p><b>Imagine ten yard increments by</b> …

The Body Part You Never Thought Of That Could Be Ruining Your Swing

You're probably used to hearing people tell you to keep your left arm firm, or to turn your shoulders, or rotate your hips.<p>But in going through a bunch of Tiger Woods instruction pieces in Golf Digest, two words pop up in a bunch of pieces -- on everything from drivers to bunkers to iron play: Chin …

Better Chipping Secret | MAKE THE TURN BLOG

on July 24, 2015 at 3:07 pm<p>Struggling with contact around the greens? This unconventional tip could be the secret to improving your chipping!<p>For more …