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A 17 year old making is PGA Tour debut at Valspar

Akshay Bhatia, 17, full of swagger and set for PGA Tour debut at Valspar At the Walker Cup practice session in December, U.S. captain Nathaniel Crosby left junior golfer Akshay Bhatia with one final piece of advice ahead of the Jones Cup Invitational in late January. “He said, ‘You better be in the final group […]

Proper Set-Up And Alignment

Finish Your Swing Left of the Target Proper Set-Up And Alignment Leads To ‘Full Circle’ Swing We have all heard it. When getting information about aim and alignment, we often hear to “finish your swing facing your target.” Don’t do it — you will likely hit a shot that will not end up on line. […]

how best to play a dogleg hole

STRATEGY FOR DOGLEGS About to turn a corner? First, give that dogleg some thought You say you can drive it 300 yards, but the last time you did it the hole was downhill, downwind and the ball caromed off the cartpath. You say you shoot in the low 80s, but you haven’t carded an 85 […]

Is tiger done for the year?

Is the second summer of Tiger Woods’ career over? Count me as somebody who has learned his lesson about reactionary Tiger Woods takes. In 2015, convinced I could read the writing on the wall and more than a little annoyed at the attention Tiger commanded in a moment of generational change in golf, I declared […]

The PGA’s return of the Florida swing and why it matters

The Florida swing is a thing again. After two years of being interrupted by a trip to Mexico, the Sunshine State has retaken its place as a four-tournament run of events as the Masters draws closer. And now, the Players Championship is again part of the lineup. A few things to consider as Bermuda grass, […]

Controlling distance in between yardages

Solutions for when you’re between yardages You probably feel pretty good when you’re at the perfect yardage for the club in your hands. But what about those annoying yardages, like when a full 7-iron is going to be too much, and a full 8-iron might not get there? Or when you’re 45 yards from the […]

On this date in 1888

Who Knew?? On this date in golf history – 2/22/1888 “Father of American Golf” John Reid first demonstrates golf on a Yonkers cow pasture to friends   What is your favorite course to play with your friends? Get your foursome together…

Lower Back Pain Is No Joke, But It’s Preventable

How to Avoid the Most Common Golf Injury Lower Back Pain Is No Joke, But It’s Preventable Golf is a unique sport because you can often participate even if you’re not as physically fit as you once were. That said, golf isn’t always an injury-free sport. Low back pain is the golf injury you’re most likely […]