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  • Lesson 25: How to Have Pendulum-Style Strokes Consistently

    Area: Putting

    Practice Site: At home or practice green

    Instructions by: Kellie Stenzel

    How frequent your one-putts can be dependent on how good you are in controlling the distance of the ball roll on each attempt. To control putt distance, the best putters use a pendulum-style stroke and at the same time switch the swing length and not […]

  • Lesson 23: Power-up Your Swing With Squat

    Area: Mobility

    Practice Site: Home

    Instructions by: Jon Tattersall

    For golfers, the true source of power is the lower body. This is especially true with the likes of Bubba Watson and Rory McIlroy, both long hitters. These players start their downswing by doing a dip down, and then shoot up using their toes through the hitting zone. You […]

  • Mastering Your Upward Swing From the Ground

    Are you one of many golfers who wonder how the right swing from the ground up  really feels? Here is a visual instruction by Randy Chang.

    Holding up his full size golf bag, Chang takes his stance, turns back, and then moves through as he transfers his weight as he tosses the golf bag to […]

  • Master Your Putting with the ‘Yardstick Drill’

    A putter and a good putter differ in many ways. But, any good putter may say that the ability to put short ones in three feet or less gives them the edge. Of course, some spike marks and lipouts can happen every now and them, but if you are focused on shaving stroked off your […]

  • Lesson 22: Keeping Your Driver On Plane

    Area: Driver

    Practice Site: Range

    Instructions by: Mike Adams and Mark Hackett

    After grooving with your iron swing, it is now time to take up new moves using your driver. Here’s an instructional video by Mike Adams and Mark Hackett on how to keep your driver on plane:

     

  • Lesson 20: Building Your Arsenal: Pitch Distance Control

    Area: Short

    Practice Site: Range

    Instructions by: Scott Munroe

    If your aim is to become a short-game marksman, it is easy, the goal is to vary your pitch distance. But it doesn’t mean you need to make your swing softer or harder according to the pin yardage. Here, you need to make consistent shots. On this drill, you […]

  • Lesson 19: How to Simplify Pitch Swing

    Area: Short Game

    Practice Site: Backyard or range

    Instructions by: Scott Munroe

    A good pitch means having a backswing with the club on plane and duplicating this move as you finish. Here is how you do it the easy way:

    Ease up your grip. Say, your normal grip pressure is a 7 on a 1-10 scale, ease your grip […]

  • How to Make a Synchronized Putting Stroke

    Faults:

    Erratic distance control
    Do not hole enough 12-footers

    How to fix this problem:

    The strike’s quality is very important, just like the clubs in your bag. If your putts are weak, the rolls that follow will only result in erratic distance and inaccuracy. To help you with this issue, make sure that your arms work […]

  • Lesson 15: How to Nail Your Putting Alignment

    Area: Putting

    Practice Site: At home or practice green

    Instructions by: Kellie Stenzel

    Making your putting setup perfect will be beneficial in the long run as this helps you in making more putts. It is ideal to make yourself as comfortable as possible when addressing a putt, but you have to make sure that the putterface is perpendicular […]