When Lydia Ko first came out and started lighting up the scoreboards and beating the heck out of a lot of good players she was barely a teenager. And I said then her swing is perfect. It is identical to Hogan’s, Annika’s and Langer’s, she just looks different doing it then those players. I sent…Read More Lead Poisoning Ko
Jordan Spieth is one of the best players in the world with only one swing fault, and it happens to be a pretty big one that will eventually hurt him physically, and soon, if it is not addressed. Can you pick it out in this picture? If you can, congratulations, if you have been watching…Read More Jordan Spieth’s only problem
And a great Teachers tool is the rest of the title to this post. Let me first say that the TrackMan launch monitor is the best launch monitor on the market today. It’s accurate and extremely dependable for inside and outside applications. If used correctly it’s a time saver. The main things a good Coach will use it…Read More TRACKMAN : A POOR TEACHERS CRUTCH
Every six months to a year there seems to be a “new” swing thought or theory that quite a few coach’s latch onto and start to advocate in their teachings. Swinging left has to be one of the worst, never has there been a great player that swings left after impact that has lasted. And…Read More Swinging left is for Amateurs
Swing drills can be a great thing if you get one that is fundamentally sound and that’s not always a sure thing. Here is a good example of two from a great player named Justin Rose. This first drill is as good as it gets, this is a tip that Sam Byrd taught to Ben Hogan…Read More One out of two is bad……….
Dustin Johnson has as much raw talent and MORE athletic ability than Tiger Woods. And you can’t say that about anyone else out on the PGA Tour today. There is just one thing holding him back that has cost him 3 major’s and countless regular Tour events already. And it is such an easy fix…Read More Dustin Johnson – What just kills this kid
It is always amazing to me after a player learns the correct information and fundamentals how far away they can stray from the very things that got them to the top in the vain attempt to “better” themselves and get to the “next level”. Tiger was taught in his early years well, and he was fundamentally…Read More Tiger : The Destruction of a golf swing
Here is a great looking young player named Alexis Thompson. The analysis is from her coach Jim McLean in this months Golf Digest. So far so good, this set up looks nice and athletic with a great triangle formed at address. From here things go very wrong and must be corrected or this young lady…Read More SWING ANALYSIS OR PANDERING??
Do you understand what Casting is? Well this guy sure has no clue and it is simply stunning to me how many Teaching Professionals get it wrong, and do not know how to fix it. Even worse this so called fix is just adding another problem to the poor golfers swing. Here is…Read More Understanding Casting………..
I love how the First Tee gets kids involved with the game for little to no money. They give them books and great ideas on how to act on, and off, the golf course throughout their entire life. They have each child complete different levels and are constantly supervised by the coaches and volunteers. …Read More The First Tee – The good and bad