Instruction

Instruction

A few weeks ago I wrote an article comparing the performance of my 5 wood, hybrid and 3 iron on Trackman to better understand...

Last time we had fun analyzing Dustin Johnson's toe hook and the reaction of the broadcast team at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. But...

One of the things I'm asked most often by my students is "How to get my shots to back up like the pros?"When this...

Most serious golfers have seen slow-motion video of Tiger Woods or some other tour pro who moves his or her body down in the moments...

No matter how good your car looks, it only drives as good as the engine in it. Golf is very much the same. No...

Golf is the only game with more teachers than players. Go to a driving range and you will find any number of well intentioned...

"How far should I stand from the golf ball?" It's a simple question that I'm often asked during lessons. When I tell my students...

If you have been looking for golf swing instruction on the Internet lately, you have probably noticed the recent surge in various golf swing...

Odds are if you've played golf for any amount of time you've heard the hackneyed phrase “hit down on the ball to take a...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! Did you know that the average golfer is losing a ton...

Do these swing tips "Get on your left side," "Get through the ball," and "Finish" sound familiar? They should, because they are some of...

Recently, I performed an experiment on how golfers manage their club faces. I was curious to see how I could instinctively resolve the problem...

There's a old joke in the golf industry about golfers who need drivers with more loft. They are said to have a "Lack of (freaking) talent." That...
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This week's Impact Show covers three "death moves" that many golfers make with their driver, limiting their power and accuracy. Each death move has...

We all want to hit it the golf ball farther. We sit at the office during the week having day dreams of conquering that...

Should a golfer have a cupped, bowed, or flat left wrist position at the top of swing? The answer is it doesn't matter. Now that's not...

Stack and Tilt. The moment someone utters those three little words there's a thought that jumps into your head and also a connotation. It is...

I was teaching a PGA Tour professional the other day and while we were hitting drivers on the Trackman, I sprayed the face with...

I have a lot of students who struggle to hit down on the golf ball, which often results from a basic misunderstanding of what...
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In this video, we look at the key differences between PGA Tour players and low-handicap amateurs in the way they move the center of...

Many a player has set forth on the quest for golf technique's holy grail, "lag." Unfortunately most golfers never attain it, either continuing in vain...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! For 22 years I have taught golf full time, and the one...

Imagine holing a putt in a golf outing, and hearing one of your teammates say, “That’s exactly where you were aiming.” I bet you’ve never...

In my experience, the grip is the single biggest influencer on all golf swings. It controls the club face, the club face controls the...

WHAT IS SQUARE? Normally, the club face must be square, at a right angle to the direction the club head is traveling during impact for...

I have worked with all the technologies that have come along in my 20 years as a golf instructor in an effort to make my...

One of the most confusing things I see after a Demo Day is a shiny new adjustable driver in someone’s bag -- set on the standard...

Many golfers fight "thin" shots, "skulled" shots and "topped" shots at some point -- even the best golfers in the world. All of these shots occur...

Ok, the difference between amateur and professionals isn’t necessarily in the ground. It's more about how you use it. We all enjoy watching the beautiful...

Golfers hear a lot about release, but I honestly believe that most people do not have a good understanding of what it actually means....

Every golfer is unique, and this individuality has to do with biomechanics. It's a well known fact that many scientists and biomechanists have understood...

While Flightscope offers my students a host of swing data, one of the most common statements that I hear is: "I don't know how...

Even in retirement, most golfers do not have the time for the comprehensive physical training that most golf professionals follow each day. Plus, not...

Ever think about this? If the clubface is aimed left of the target, we call it closed. If the body is aligned left of...

In this era of the modern golf swing, "lag" has become the be all and end all of all pursuits. Creating the smallest angle possible...

19th Hole

Justin Thomas 461 yard drive

Unfortunately, you couldn’t watch the majority of the CJ Cup-deciding playoff between Justin Thomas and Marc Leishman in the United States thanks to the...