Jason Dufner knows a thing or two about the game of golf. Having won 5 times on the PGA Tour including the 2013 PGA Championship, he has developed a reputation as one of the most consistently solid ballstrikers on any tour.
Bunker shots can be one of the most daunting shots in golf. With drastic changes required to the setup, swing, and impact positions, the shot out of a sand trap requires a lot of conditions to be met to work correctly.
Every golfer has come across a fellow player that brags about how far they hit the ball. The player that brags about how they had a 5 iron into the impossibly long par 5 that everyone else was laying up to.
While it sounds great and might impress your buddies to unleash gargantuan […]
Everyone faces shots they dread hitting. Whether it is a 200 yard forced carry to a tight dogleg left with out of bounds up the right side, everyone has their Achille's Heel when it comes to hitting a particularly daunting shot.
Golfers of every ability level learn to play the game looking up to certain golfers. Generations have grown up with heroes from all eras like Bobby Jones, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, and now Jordan Spieth. While these golfing greats have propelled their generations- and the […]
Regardless of the situation you are in or the shot you are facing, your mental game is the framework on which all of your shots are built. From committing to a swing change to narrowing your focus to the most precise target possible, the way you approach a shot mentally is the most […]
The ideal golf swing is one that is both stable and explosive. As the body rotates in the backswing and in the downswing, it offers stability to the explosive motion of the hands and arms through impact.
You always hear about the importance of accelerating in the golf swing. Whether it is trying to turn on the jets from the top of your backswing, or really getting after it by trying to sling your hands through impact, it can get confusing where exactly you should be harnessing the […]
While you can't learn all there is about someone's swing by their pose at the finish, it can tell you a lot about how they got there. In that vein of thought, swinging the club with a certain finish in mind can go a long way in shaping the shot that you are about to hit.
Growing up, I remember watching a video of Nancy Lopez where she mentions asking her dad about her her finish (or final "pose" in her swing), and he responded, "it doesn't matter what you do in the followthrough- you've already hit the ball." With 48 wins and as one of the best female […]