FINDING YOUR LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

                  When a golfer makes the decision to get better at the game, there’s a tremendous amount of information out there these days.  Besides a You Tube video for every type of ailment possible, there are training aids, books, and social media posts galore...

WILL TIGER ROAR AGAIN IN 2018?

  The game of golf is blessed right now with tremendous talent across the board.  It seems like in any given week, anyone can win out on Tour, and there are some incredible players like Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy, and Jason Day.  But as...

THE PATH TO BETTER GOLF

              As 2017 comes to a close, it’s a great time to sit down and evaluate your golf game and see how you can improve in 2018.  Did you reach your goals?  Everyone has a different measuring stick for their golf, and for some of my students, it isn’t even about...

BE PRACTICAL ABOUT PRACTICE

                            In teaching golfers on a daily basis over my time as an instructor, I see many people who are frustrated with the game and want to get better.  They get sick of hitting the ball badly and scoring even worse, and simply have had enough.  So...

TRACKMAN 101

        I’m very fortunate to be able to provide my students with one of the best pieces of technology available today, the TrackMan radar.  When I first saw what it could do, I knew it was a worthwhile investment in my business.  Many of you have started to become...

LEARNING FROM THE NEXT GENERATION

  Over the last couple of season on the PGA Tour and in the world of golf, a shift has happened.  For many years, golf was defined by the face of Tiger Woods, perhaps the most massive star in the history of the game.  His domination had an effect that may never be...

THE DANGERS OF LISTENING

          Golf has so much exposure now, and so much information out there for the masses to read through and watch.  As someone who makes his living off of the game, I’m certainly happy to see as many golf headlines as possible.  But there is a dark side to it all,...

FIND YOUR GOLF HAPPINESS IN 2016

                                After wearing a coat and long johns for longer than I would like to talk about, it’s great to have a pair of shorts on and feel like there is some hope for golf in the air.  The 2016 golf season is starting to get rolling, and with the...

Dear Santa…

                                It’s that time of year once again, with the summer months behind us and Thanksgiving leftovers all gone.  But what should the golfer out there ask for from Santa this year?  Here’s a few recommendations and thoughts as we turn up the...

Get Out of Your Own Way

                The process of improving at golf, as I have outlined in this column many times, is sometimes a rocky road. I’m a big fan of a graphic I have seen where the picture depicts the student’s view how quickly they will get better, and then the actual vision...