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??
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