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
There is so much confusion about how a golfer unwinds in the down swing it just makes me shake my head. This is one of the most simple and natural moves known to man. Ben Hogan simply showed you by throwing a ball. Here is another drill that Hogan among others would use to get the correct feeling…Read More Are you unwinding correctly?
Here is Ricky Barnes next to Ben Hogan in the exact same horrible position. This is Ben Hogan right out of Power Golf before he learned the correct information about the golf swing. And this is Ricky Barnes in this years United States Open which he damn near won with this swing, which is a…Read More How Ricky Barnes can become one of the greats
The old adage of you get what you pay for goes completely out the window when it comes to golf lessons. Simply by analyzing what some of these "coaches" are saying is stunning and flat out wrong. Here is a great kid Sean O’Hair getting completely wrong and horrible information from his new instructor. Excuse…Read More Are you getting what you pay for in lessons?
If you have been following golf for the first few tournaments of the year than you have certainly noticed a new face on the PGA Tour by the name of Scott Piercy. I have worked for many hours over the years with Scott and I will tell you what, they don’t come any better or with…Read More Finally where he belongs
This would be a good time to talk a little about centripetal force and how it relates to the golf swing. Now I will talk about quite a few things here that may seem complicated to do, but always remember I can make you do all of this with one or two simple…Read More CENTRIPETAL FORCE AND THE GOLF SWING
First of all what he was showing you is where every great player is Past, Present and into the future of this game. It is simple, fundamental and how you square a stick to a ball in any sport. The great players just look different doing these things and even they get out of position…Read More What Hogan was showing you
It is always amazing to me that players can go their whole career without understanding the True fundamentals of the golf swing. Make no mistake there are quite a few GREAT players with BAD swings on all of the Tours RIGHT NOW!! The problem is they never last!! It is because of the simple Laws of…Read More How to lose your Tour Card
Jack Grout was one of the best Golf Instructors the world has ever seen. One of his star pupils for many years was Jack Nicklaus. Sam Byrd who was Ben Hogan’s teacher for 20 years starting in 1945 and Jack Grout were very good friends, they taught the same way talked golf all the…Read More SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT FOR JACK GROUT’S SAKE!!!!
Let me first say all great golfers to me have the same fundamentals in their swings, Jack Nicklaus, Annika Sorenstam, Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan, Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer, Alan Doyle and Gary Player’s swings are identical when they are at the top of their games. Most people notice the differences, body types, mannerisms, tempo and…Read More THE GOLF SWING IS EASY IF YOU KNOW WHAT TO WORK ON!!