Five Ways To Get Better At Golf

Visualisation is a good one, imagine the ball flight and how the ball will react once it’s hit the green as the mind works better when it’s more focused. This …

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8 Quickest Ways To Improve At Golf

7 Mental Notes. In any sport, confidence is fragile and if you are trying to improve your handicap, it makes sense to take the mental side of the game seriously. A great way to build confidence is, after each round you play, to make a note of the three best shots you hit.

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8 Beginner Golfer Mistakes And How To Fix Them!

5 Mastering impact. When you first start playing golf, one of the big mistakes to avoid is helping the ball into the air by leaning back through impact. This movement causes fat and thin strikes. Instead, what creates the trajectory is a combination of clubhead speed and loft on the clubface.

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How To Become A PGA Professional

The PGA also offers an ‘on-campus’ experience by studying a three-year Honours degree course at Birmingham University in Applied Golf Management Studies. Anyone who meets the education criteria can take the course, although if you do want to become a PGA Professional following the course then you must have a golf handicap of 6.4 or better

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How To Choose Golf Clubs For Beginners

The Clubs. You’re allowed to use a maximum of 14 clubs on the golf course, but if you’re a beginner, it’s not essential to get all the gear at the start of your golfing journey. If you’re starting on a par-3 course, or short nine-holer, for example, there’s no harm in getting a half set, which tend to be comprised of four or five

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Chip and run technique explained

2) Chip and run technique explained. The basic low chip and run requires something like a 9-iron, looking to land your ball on a flat part of the green. The ball should be middle to back in your stance so that the angle of attack is steeper, the loft is less and it rolls more on landing. Feet and hips should be slightly open, and weight should

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How To Stop Hitting Irons To The Right

How To Stop Hitting Irons To The Right –. 1 So often, a push shot – one that starts right of target and stays on that line – can be attributed to a poor set-up. Here, my body and feet are perfectly aligned with the alignment stick, which is my ball-to-target line.

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GolfBuddy aim W11 GPS Watch Review

GolfBuddy aim W11 GPS Watch Review. GolfBuddy has made some key improvements on its aim W11 over its predecessor, the aim W10, and the brand continues to pack a punch as one of the best GPS watches on the market at an affordable price.. The first noticeable difference versus the W10 is the new ceramic bezel that adorns the outside of the aim W11.

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How To Hit Your Irons Straight

How To Hit Your Irons Straight. Golf Monthly Top 25 coach Barney Puttick has some help for golfers who often miss their iron shots to the right…. 1 Underlying causes. As with any bad shot, it is important to understand the reasons behind it before we can set about making improvements.

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How To Get More Women And Girls Into Golf

When coaching girls and females, work with your group; how do you think they feel, how are they responding today. Sure this means you have to have a variety of ways to coach the same thing, but once you get that engagement; that hint of achievement in their eyes, you’ve got them hooked. Having fun is crucial to engagement, regardless of the age.

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How To Choose A Putter: Are You Using The Right Flat-stick

How To Choose A Putter: Are You Using The Right Flat-stick? Let’s be honest, our heads can be easily swayed when it comes to a new wand. Be it watching the tour boys or a string of three-putts or, quite often, your playing partner can’t miss and your …

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How To Build Confidence In Golf

Retaining an upright posture and keeping your eyeline at flagstick level silences these voices almost immediately. Confidence is NOT mysterious, fickle or elusive. Confidence is a SKILL to be learned. And like any other skill in golf or in life, practice is essential. Don’t forget to follow Golf Monthly on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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How To Choose Your Golf Clubs

You need to be honest with where you are in the game, because most golf clubs are designed with a certain skill level category in mind. Related: How To Choose Golf Clubs For Beginners Generally speaking, you have your tour/professional golfers, low handicappers, mid handicappers and high handicappers, which includes game improvers and beginners.

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How To Use The Bounce On Your Wedges

How To Use The Bounce On Your Wedges. 1 – If you come into the ball steeply, there’s more shaft lean. In this situation, the leading edge becomes sharper. This can create a problem, because if you don’t strike it perfectly, it becomes like a knife into butter. Bounce fills that gap you’re creating.

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Thin Iron Shots: Causes And Cures

Thin iron shots video. If you are hitting thin iron shots, your first checkpoint is with your posture. While the golf swings of the best players in the world differ greatly, one thing they all have in common is a good posture at address.

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How To Build The Right 14-Club Set

2 Putter. As with the wedges, a putter can be an impulse buy and as such can lead to some simple mistakes when thinking about how to build the right 14-club set. However, there is a lot to consider here too. You need to find a model that feels good and provides you with the best control on the greens you most often putt on.

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Starting a golf society

Cost is usually somewhere between £20 and £30. For instance, in a couple of weeks we are playing Ashdown Forest West Course (OK not the greatest course in the world but the golf is an excuse to have a good time with mates you only see a few times a year).

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Match Play Golf Rules Explained

Match play golf rules: the basics. In match play, the lowest score on a hole wins that hole. The match is over when one player or side leads by more holes than there are still to play. A 4&3 victory is when one side is four holes up with only three holes to play. Nothing quite rivals the Ryder Cup for sheer match play drama (Photo: Getty Images

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Changing Ping Driver Shafts Golf Monthly

GB72. One of my playing partners has a Ping I20 and is looking to change the shaft from a standard Ping regular shaft to the standard Ping stiff shaft. He went online and bought the exact same shaft as is currently in the driver in stiff but the club pro will not change it. He thinks that the shaft that he has bought may be a different size and

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Stop striking it heavy

5) ‘Soften’ the arms The problems we’ve highlighted generally come from a similar area, and it can be quite a tricky one to work on. But you can practise the key moves in your garden without a ball to groove the feeling of the left side working first, with the club and arms just dropping a little and ‘softening’.

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Graphite shaft protection Golf Monthly

Sep 18, 2010. Messages. 10,261. Location. Cambridge. I find a little Vaseline goes a long way to curing a rash. I agree, stick a sock on it and all will be good. I have two headcovers that protect right down into my bag. Cosmetic damage does not affect the shaft, little dents or indentations come from pressure ie leaning on things.

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Bushnell V2 Rangefinder Problems Golf Monthly

Just a quick update to my predicament,since the missus did her thing with a couple of e-mails and phone calls.The nice lady we dealt with at bushnell uk,has sent a replacement V2,free of charge.The original was well out of warrenty 3 and a half years old in fact.Just shows what a bit of complaining and persistance can get you.Can not say enough about Natalie at bushnell for what she …

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How To Play Golf With A Hangover

Liquid – Basically if you have a hangover, you’re dehydrated so an obvious way to prevent one is to drink six gallons of water before you go to bed. This, like setting an alarm, can be challenging and it will mean you’ll have to get up in the night …

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What Is Texas Scramble

What is Texas Scramble? Texas Scramble is a form of team competition in golf. In the purest, simplest form of Texas Scramble all members of the team – teams are normally of 3 or 4 players – tee off. Then one of these drives is chosen to be used for the next shot and all members of the team place their balls where the chosen drive ended up

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What is the golf string game

The golf string game goes under several different names, String It Out, String Ball or the closed up Stringball being some of the other ones. Unlike such games as Skins, Wolf or Rabbit, which basically involves adding a different scoring system to a normal game of golf, String Golf or Stringball involves a new way of playing.. In the golf string game players instead of being awarded shots on

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2021 Golf Club Subscription Fees Due

Early in 2020, many were asking the same question about paying subs – but the year delivered a number of positives from a golfing perspective, and many were surprised how much they got from their memberships.. And there are things to look forward to in 2021 – The first full season of the World Handicap System for instance.. It will be fascinating to see how it works and how competitive

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Tiger Woods Putting Technique Analysis

He grips the club across his left palm, almost as in his full-swing grip, to allow a little more freedom in his wrists through the stroke. The right hand sits parallel to the left hand to make it easy to keep the putter face square-to-target. He uses the reverse overlap grip with the left index finger sitting over the right hand for added unity.

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4BBB Matchplay handicap calculation detail under WHS

Again from CONGU Rule 6.2. "A Playing Handicap is calculated as follows: Playing Handicap = Course Handicap x handicap allowance The calculated Playing Handicap is rounded to the nearest whole number, with .5 rounded upwards." I think it is clear from wider reading that the 90% is only applied in the conversion from course to playing handicap

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Who Is Michelle Wie's Husband

Michelle Wie West is married to Jonnie West, the Director of Basketball Operations for the Golden State Warriors NBA team, and he is the son of legendary NBA player Jerry West. It is unclear when the pair met but they got married in 2019 in a private home in Beverly Hills, California, which was attended by sports superstars like Golden State

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Wentworth Finalises New Membership Structure

Wentworth Finalises New Membership Structure. New and enhanced membership offers for existing members and local Wentworth Estate residents. Today, Wentworth Club is pleased to announce the final enhancements and improvements to its new membership structure, which will take effect from 1 st April next year. The membership enhancements, which

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Scorecards for WHS (what to include) Golf Monthly

I asked this on another thread, but easy to get lost in the general topic. I'm looking at designing our scorecards in preparation for WHS. What will other clubs include. Things such as: Slope Rating for each Tee (Definitely) Course Rating for each tee (most likely, looking at some examples

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4BBB-Handicaps Question Golf Monthly

Mar 28, 2020. Messages. 289. Traminator said: For matchplay : You take the lowest handicap in the 4 ball. Each individual receives 90% of the difference between their own handicap and the lowest player's hcap, and then take shots at the SI holes relevant to that number, eg 9 shots means you get a shot on SI 1-9.

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Mizuno JPX921 Irons Review

From left-to-right, the Mizuno JPX921 Tour, Forged, Hot Metal Pro and Hot Metal irons. In all honesty, from the address view it was difficult to tell which was the Hot Metal and the Hot Metal Pro. We expected the Hot Metal Pro to be noticeably more compact, especially given the …

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Stand bag repair Golf Monthly

67,195. Location. Bracknell - Berkshire. I guess the first question how long have you had it and is it still in warranty. If not you could speak to Ping and see if you can send it back via your pro but I'm not overly sure how much can be done to repair them these days. A lot of these bags seem to be much of a muchness and I wonder if they are

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Mizuno CLK Hybrid Review

Mizuno CLK Hybrid Review. Mizuno is famous for its irons, but the Japanese brand has been producing some sneakily-good metalwoods in recent years too, most notably in the ST200 drivers and fairways.. The CLK is the more compact and workable of the three hybrids in its current range but actually has a wider address profile than the previous version.

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Time taken to get from 28 handicap to 18 Golf Monthly

It must be said though in that time, i've had a lesson every 6-8 weeks, play 18 holes at least once a week and am at the range at least once a week working on full swing and probably another 3-4 hours a week working on short game/putting. I ideally want to …

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Yonex EZONE Tri-G driver review

0:00 / 5:23. Live. •. Aesthetics. The EZONE Tri-G driver has a very premium, clean look at address with minimal distractions, setting it apart from the other drivers in its 2015 product line. The contrast between the dark crown and silver face helps alignment and sits square when you place it down behind the ball at address.

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PowaKaddy CT6 GPS Electric Trolley Review

PowaKaddy CT6 GPS Electric Trolley Review. Last year’s PowaKaddy CT6 GPS electric trolley was an excellent option for golfers that wanted at-a-glance, front-middle-back distances on a trolley that folded down compactly. But there was room for improvement, something that PowaKaddy has addressed in 2021. The first being the screen.

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What Are The Degree Loft Of Golf Clubs

Fairway Wood Loft. Most golfers will carry a 3 wood and the standard 3 wood loft is 15 degrees. Some manufacturers will have their 3 woods at 14 or 14.5 degrees and some will have them at 15.5 degrees. Many players will carry a strong 3 wood at around 13-13.5 degrees of loft if it is a club that they want to go as far as possible or like using

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Yonex Ezone Elite range launched

In the form of the Z-Force range launched last late in 2014, Yonex offered cutting-edge graphite technology as well as high levels of forgiveness for the slower swing speed player.. Complimenting this line going into 2017 is the new Ezone Elite range, a super game improvement collection of clubs aimed at high handicappers, senior and lady golfers in the mid-price bracket.

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shortening iron shafts Golf Monthly

I would simply expect a slight loss of distance per iron. If Bob meant the same with 'so what' attached then we are agreeing again. Given that distance is related to swing arc, I understand that many 'slightly shorter but no weak' players actually have their shaft lengthened and slightly flattened rather than shortened (and retaining normal lies).

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Toe Hang Or Face Balanced Putter

One big decision when choosing a putter is whether you go for a toe hang model or a face balanced one. All golfers have different putting strokes from straight-back-and-through to a slight arc to a bigger arc. This will affect which putter is best for your game, so we’d recommend a putter fitting or at least some advice from a PGA Professional.

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Cobra Fly-Z draw settings to combat slice

The ladies' version has 12° of loft as middle setting, goes down to 10.5 and up to 13.5, with draw settings available for 11, 12 and 13° of loft. The male version has 10.5 ° in the middle, so goes down to 9 and up to 12 with draw settings for 9.5, 10.5 and 11.5.

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