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    Beat the yips with these simple tips

    The yips is a disease that affects the cognitive process of the brain and disrupts fine motor movement of the body. Golfers are predominantly affected by the disease on short putts, but can also be affected on...

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    Tiger Woods is back… to hitting full shots

    According to multiple reports, Tiger Woods was seen hitting full shots (including driver), over the weekend at his home course in Hobe Sound, Florida. The TW sighting at the Medalist GC invites speculation as to whether he’ll...

    • Posted 35 days ago
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  • Fantasy Golf Cheat Sheet: Travelers Championship

    Luck is an unquantifiable statistical category. It sure would be an interesting breakdown if you could see who just needs to throw their hands up or shrug their shoulders at the amount of balls that find the...

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    Three slice patterns and how to fix them

    Nothing makes golfers more aggravated than hitting the dreaded slice: a shot that moves left to right for a right-handed golfer when they don’t want it to do so. Many slicers think their doomed to slice forever,...

    • Posted 36 days ago
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    Martin Kaymer’s Winning WITB

    Equipment is accurate as of the U.S. Open (6/13/14). Driver: TaylorMade SLDR 460 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD DI-6X 3 Wood: TaylorMade SLDR (TS, 14 degrees) Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD DI-7X Irons: TaylorMade Tour Preferred MC (3-iron bent to...

    • Posted 37 days ago
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    Photos from the U.S. Open

    GolfWRX is live from the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C. The No. 2 Course, designed by Donald Ross, will play as a par-70 measuring 7,562 yards, more...

    • Posted 37 days ago
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    Barney Adams introduces himself as a GolfWRX Contributor

    Hello GolfWRX readers. Let me introduce myself, as I’m about to write a series of columns for the site. The initial effort will be a six-part series on the drop in participation and what can be done. After...

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    Review: Oakley Carbon Pro 2 Golf Shoes

    Pros: These offer the complete package: they’re comfortable, good-looking, unbelievably stable, totally waterproof and have great traction. No break-in period required, either. Cons: They’re $200 a pair and only available in three colors on Oakley’s site: white, ivory and...

    • Posted 41 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The 114th U.S. Open

    What’s fun about a major tournament is knowing exactly the challenge every qualified golfer in the field will face. You understand the Masters needs precision on a picturesque Augusta National or to avoid pot bunkers at the...

    • Posted 42 days ago
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  • McIlroy to make equipment tweaks for U.S. Open

    This year’s U.S. Open could be one of the most intriguing of the USGA’s championships this decade, with Pinehurst’s redesigned No. 2 course playing nearly 7600 yards. No. 2 will play very different than it did when...

    • Posted 43 days ago
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    Pinehurst No. 2 has returned to “gem” status

    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) I will be in Pinehurst all week for the U.S. Open championship, and I am looking forward to seeing a great event on a great course. I’m thrilled to be headed to the home...

    • Posted 43 days ago
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  • Get a better understanding of spin loft

    One of the most misunderstood facets of the Trackman is the measurement of “spin loft” and what it means for a golfer’s game. I want to take a few moments of your time to help you understand...

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    Which major crowns golf’s greatest champions?

    This month marks the 40th anniversary of the “Massacre at Winged Foot,” the 1974 U.S. Open won by Hale Irwin at 7-over par. When senior USGA official Sandy Tatum was asked about the difficulty of the course...

    • Posted 44 days ago
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    Photos from the FedEx St. Jude Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tenn. The course, which ranks as one of the most difficult courses on the PGA Tour, will play as a par-70...

    • Posted 44 days ago
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  • Five statistical shortcuts for lower scores

    One of the very first things I examine with the PGA Tour players I work with is their basic scoring metrics. Those metrics include the following: Adjusted Total Scoring Average Adjusted Par-3 Scoring Average Adjusted Par-4 Scoring...

    • Posted 46 days ago
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    Kate Upton is upset and misinformed about golf and that’s great

    It’s not often that supermodels get mixed up in the golf news cycle, but just six months after appearing on Golf Digest’s cover with Arnold Palmer, Kate Upton is back at it again. Upton tweeted the following...

    • Posted 47 days ago
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    Review: Taylormade SLDR Irons

    Pros: Classic looking irons with big forgiveness and hot faces that add distance through the set. Cons: The polished chrome finish looks great in the bag, but might be a little bright for some golfers at address. Bottom Line: These...

    • Posted 47 days ago
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    Perspectives on the Tiger’s WD at the Honda Classic

    Rory McIlroy’s Sunday 74 and Russell Henley’s playoff victory at the Honda Classic competed for headline space with Tiger Woods’ back-nine withdrawal. Woods withdrew after No. 13, at which point he was 5-over for the final round....

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