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A Solid Swing For More Power

Keep The Lead Hip Firm For A Solid Swing For More Power, Avoid Sliding Toward Target One of the most prevalent issues that I see with my students is sliding the left, or lead hip (right-handed golfer) too far toward the target in the downswing. Most of us, when we first started playing the game, […]

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What’s Goin’ Down this week

• upcoming events • Kentucky Derby • Saturday, May 4th Come and watch the Run for the Roses on our 8′ screen and enjoy some delicious appetizer specials.  Cinco de Mayo • Sunday, May 5th It;s a Fiesta! Tacos and tequilas – specialty tacos and $4 margaritas National Nurses Day • Monday, May 6th Take your […]

Postitive Outlook for the Golf Industry

While golf participation is stable, Tiger effect gives industry a boost As golf industry leaders gathered in the nation’s capital Wednesday, there were likely self-congratulatory messages, obligatory selfies and a celebration by those who see further proof that they continue to grow the game. But there should also be a moment of thanks to the […]

Try these things the next time you’re on the range. 

What you can learn from a Long Drive Champ As a former world long-drive champion, I often hear from regular golfers that they’ll never come close to being able to swing like me. Not true. You can. If you copy even a little of my technique, the ball is going to come off the face […]

Think about weight transfer in the golf swing

Poor weight transfer (and how we develop swing flaws) I recall an old joke about a guy who was lost on a country backroad. He spots a local resident and asks for directions to a certain town. The local responds: “You can’t get there from here.” Whenever I hear that joke, I think about weight […]

Eight shots players face that might not capture our eye immediately.

Masters 2019: The eight most underrated shots at Augusta National Bob Jones once said of Augusta National, “We want to make bogeys easy if frankly sought, pars readily obtainable by standard good play, and birdies—except on par 5s—dearly bought.” And over the years Masters fans, both in person and via television have come to recognize […]

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. […]