What Does ‘More Consistent Golf’ Really Mean ?

The Consistent Golfer I sent out an email a while ago to all the golfers on my list, mostly people who are having lessons or who have had lessons with me in the past. I asked them what was the main improvement they thought they needed to make in order to reach their...

The *** It Moment

The *** Moment You arrive on the first tee full of optimism, expectations, swing thoughts and strategy. You had an early night, muesli for breakfast, did your stretching, hit a big bucket of balls to warm up and visualised how you’re going to play the first few holes....

Coaching for PGA Professionals and Golf Coaches

Coaching For Golf Professionals and Coaches It has probably never appeared more challenging to make a successful career as a PGA professional or golf coach. Competition in retailing golf equipment is extremely tough. Attracting and retaining quality staff is...

Why Do You Play Golf ?

“We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves” Galileo. Astronomer, physicist, mathematician. In this article I'll attempt to answer two questions. At face value they look very similar, but as we will see, they are quite...

Jordan Speith and The Myth of Momentum in Sports

So many times we hear that ‘momentum’ in sports is a crucial factor. The team or player who are in the ascendancy are assumed to have a significant advantage over their opponents So what are we to make of the way the final round of the 2017 Open Championship unfolded...

Don’t Make These 5 Early Season Mistakes

Five Early Season Mistakes that Golfers Make Too Often.   The sun is finally shining, the Masters is just round the corner, and you’ve made the decision to dust the clubs off and get back onto the golf course or down to the driving range. Hopefully you enjoyed...

Improve Your Golf – Don’t Just Work On Your Weaknesses

Develop Your Strengths, Not Just Your Weaknesses. Golf is different from many other sports. You can have weaker areas of your game and get away with it. This isn’t the case with tennis, for example. If you have a weak backhand, pretty soon your opponents will figure...

5 Mistakes Beginner Golfers Make

Five Mistakes People Make When They Start Learning Golf I truly believe golf is the greatest individual game you can play. You can play for your whole life.  Anyone can play against anyone else regardless of age or ability due to the handicap system. It tests both...

Practice With A Purpose ?

Practice With A Purpose ? I played three Pro ams this week and played pretty poorly in all of them. I hit some good shots, but too many bad ones, and my short game was very average, hence the poor scores. So I went to do some practice today. I’ve been neglecting it a...