• HOW IMPORTANT IS IT ...

    How important is it to strike/centre your putts out of the sweet spot on the putter face? Having recently spent the day with world-renowned short game guru Dave Pelz it is very apparent that hitting the ball out of the sweet spot is paramount to putting success.  Pelz has kept records on everyone th …

  • The Go To Shot ̵...

    Wouldn’t it be great to be able to have a tee shot in your locker that you can depend on in your moment of need and hit more fairways? When playing in tournaments the best players in the world will have a Go To shot! This is a shot that they can rely under the intense pressure of the final stages of …

  • Playing Golf in the ...

    We are in the middle of the summer in the northern hemisphere and playing golf in the heat is a difficult proposition.  The majority of people we coach don’t prepare well enough for the extreme heat. Here are the essentials – Water – I take at least 2 liters out on the course! Adds to weight i …

  • How to play in the w...

    The Open championship creates so many challenges for the players.  The courses are very different to the normal tournament venues the best players in the world play on and Royal Liverpool is no different.  The links course will offer hard fast fairways, pot bunkers and all the usual hazards but the …

  • Hybrids VS Long Iron...

    At the Open Championship this week you will see a lot of the top players make equipment changes.  To cope with the course set up, wind and hazards on the course the some of the players will be placing 1 irons or driving irons in their bags to help them control the ball and to have an extra option on …

  • HOW TO PLAY A FAIRWA...

    Pinehurst No.2 will showing off its new course renovation at this years Men’s and Women’s US Open championship.  The design team of Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore, have restored the natural and strategic features from the original 1907 design of Donald Ross by ripping out 35 acres of turf and replacing …

  • HOW TO PLAY THE STIN...

    Modern technology along with launch monitors is allowing us to find out more about how the golf ball reacts and what the golf club is doing through impact. This is helping us to experiment and find different ways to play certain shots. One of these shots being the “stinger”. Now previously if you wa …

  • SWING LIKE JUSTIN RO...

    The arm and body connection is a subject that is often misunderstood in the golf swing and this poor understanding can lead to swing faults and poor shots. After having the privilege of speaking to Justin Rose recently about his golf swing and what changes he made to help him win the 2013 US Open, i …

  • OFF CENTRE HITS LOW ...

    Struggle with a low ball flight with your iron shots?  This could be down to a number of factors.  Probably the most overlooked one is the ability to not center your strikes on the clubface.  Toe and heel strikes mean that the full mass of the club head doesn’t get the ball in the air enough to get …