Don’t Overswing the Club

One problem some golfers consistently have is overswinging the golf club. Overswinging occurs when you take too long of a backswing or you try to swing too hard. The goal of the backswing is to get the clubhead into the best position to come down accurately and with as much speed as possible. This cannot […]

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Body Putting

I recently came across a post in a forum explaining body putting.  Basically the story of this stroke is to use the big muscles of your body while keeping your arms and hands quiet.  The end of the club extends to your belly button or very close to it and you position the ball one […]

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Importance of Par Fives

How many times have you looked down at your scorecard after a round of golf and found out you scored a 6, 7, 8 or worse on the par fives? Too many amateur golfers play the par five holes like they see the professional golfers play those holes. Instead of getting on the green in […]

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Eliminating Tension in the Swing

Most golfers know that tension kills your golf swing, that’s why they get frustrated when they think they are trying to kill the ball.  Tension prevents your muscles from working together. If you do a push up, your triceps contract while your biceps stay relaxed. If the muscles in the biceps contract they are in […]

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Rules for Taking a Drop Ball in Golf

Many golfers, especially golfers new to the game, do not know the proper procedures used to drop their golf ball. The United States Golf Association, or USGA, outlines the proper procedures you must use under their rules of golf. Following these rules will prevent you from incurring any other stroke penalties. If you have played […]

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