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greens in regulation

Could your iron play use some work? Are you hitting only a pitiful percentage of greens in regulation? I’m no doctor or nutritionist. Far from it. But I do know the symptoms of the dreaded “iron deficiency” that plagues...
meet-phil-mickelsons-biggest-enemy

On a routine morning in 2010, Phil Mickelson awoke to what would be a turning point in his young life.  “I couldn’t walk,” he said. He was feeling the sort of pain he had never felt before. All the joints in...
Hit Longer Drives

The first step in acquiring this mindset is to hit longer drives. Longer drives result in shorter approach shots. Shorter approach shots mean hitting more greens in regulation. That, in turn, increases your pars and birdies. Making more of those not only decreases your score, it also reduces your golf handicap. Below are four golf tips that can help you generate the kind of power with your golf driver you need to take your game to the next level
Lowest Golf Round

What’s your lowest golf round ever? Whatever it is, shooting your personal best round of golf is a challenge. Even Tour pros find this goal difficult to achieve. But you can do it by remembering these three keys —persistence,...

Admit it. There's nothing better than launching one from the tee box. In fact, it's one of the highlights of playing golf—especially if the shot lands in the middle of the fairway. So it's understandable when a golfer amps up his or her golf swing trying to hit one long and straight off the tee. But swinging harder doesn't get the job done. It just throws your golf swing completely out of whack. That causes you to block your shot right, pull it dead left, or otherwise mis-hit the ball. That gets you in trouble right off the tee, which can cost you strokes.
3-wood off the tee

If you’re like many players with high golf handicaps, you try to hit bombs from the tee box every time up. That’s understandable. There’s no better feeling than hitting one long and straight. But that doesn’t always happen. More often...
hard shots simplified

"It was the best of times. It was the worst of times." Dickens' opening to A Tale of Two Cities sounds a lot like a typical round of golf for some players. They hit good shots and they hit...
Shoot Your Best Score

Day in and day out the most frequent question I get is... "Jack, which golf clubs do you recommend?" The answer is several.  To shoot your best possible scores you need several types of clubs and rarely will you get them...
Hitting precise wedge shots

To hit wedge shots, you must control distance, shape, and trajectory.

What do you work on to lower your handicap —your weaknesses or your strengths? Many golfers practice their strengths when trying to lower their golf handicaps. That's only natural. We all like to do the things we do well...
drill-it-deep

Let's face it. Drilling it deep has its thrills. It also has its benefits. Longer drives make for shorter approach shots. It's easier hitting the green when using your sand wedge than your 6-iron. Shorter approach shots mean more...