We all know it doesn't help one bit if we get frustrated at our performance. But how can we stop ourselves getting annoyed at ourselves if we've just missed a straight forward putt after playing two sublime shots to get on the green? Well it is possible, it's not even a golfing skill. See how you can develop the power to detach yourself from your mistakes and play better golf while sitting in front of your TV - read more here.
The short and easy answer is, one that knows what they're doing. So if you want to be a great golfer, or even just a good one, you need to know what you're doing. But do you really know what you’re doing? It sounds too simple really but to be good at something you need to be able to apply yourself to the task in hand. However, from my experience of working with golfers, I’ve discovered a high percentage don’t really know what they’re doing. I don’t mean this in the traditional sense as each knew the importance of a good stance, relaxed shoulders and keeping their eye on the ball etc. I’m referring to when it comes down to putting their coaching and understanding of good technique into practice. Read full article here..
We all like to be right, but are you preventing yourself finding that perfect swing by trying to get it right? Yes it does sound nuts, but how do you know if what you're doing is the best way to achieve the result you're looking for? What feels right during your preparation only feels right because you've done it like that thousands of times before and it's become a habit. Is it a good habit or a bad one? How would you know? Read more here
Everyone knows about strength, stamina and suppleness, but what two other vital factors determine your fitness to play golf? See my latest article here - What Is Golf Fitness?
This website (when ready) will look at new ways to play better golf - by making it simple. I have spent the last 2 years working with and interviewing golfers of all levels. I wanted to find out why they struggle with certain aspects of the game, and more importantly, when it all comes together and they play that perfect shot, why did they think it went so well on that occasion. My book Golf Sense is now at the editing stage, and if all goes to plan, it should be published by December. An ebook version with video and podcasts will be available at a later date.