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Golf Chipping Drill: The Up and Down Drill Will Lower Your Handicap

Symptom:  Poor chipping, failure to get up and down from around the green.  The frequent “you are still away”. It may have taken you only two swings to get within ten feet of the hole but all too often it takes you another three or four to get into the...

Golf Swing Tip: Fix Your Over the Top Swing by Copying Bubba Watson’s Elastic Left (Right) Shoulder

Symptom:  Over the top downswings that results in slices, shanks, and other erratic shots, especially with longer irons and woods.  Your over the top swing looks ugly and produces ugly slices. For sure, nobody ever says, “Wow, how did you hit it so far with such...

Golf Swing Tip: Get Proper Golf Stance Setup With A Waggle

Symptom:  Your golf stance setup doesn’t provide the solid base and connection to the ground that you need. A proper golf stance would have let you turn against a solid lower half, rather than swaying back and forth like a dancer. Description:  The start of the...

Golf Strategy: The Best Way to Warm Up Fast (Hint: NOT Like Miguel Angel Jiminez)

We all know the best way to warm up for your round.  The trouble is, most golfers, especially Occasional Golfers such as you and me, rarely have time for such elaborate preparations. The last several times I’ve played golf I’ve gotten to the course with...

Golf Swing Video: Learn from Martin Kaymer’s Simple Swing

Today we take a look at the wonderfully simple, effective, and elegant swing of German golfer Martin Kaymer.  A simple golf swing is a consistent golf swing.  Occasional Golfers like us can learn much from his example. Kaymer from the Side Have a look at Kaymer from...

Golf Putting Tip: Downhill Putts Have More Break Than Uphill Putts

Symptom:  Poor putting on downhill putts, especially missing downhill putts on the low side of the hole because, yet again, you have underestimated the break.  Or you over-read uphill putts, playing too much break. “Wow, I didn’t see that break!” you...