Welcome to part 7 of the Golf Insider Challenge. An extensive series for anyone wishing to improve their golf. In this instalment we’re going to look at how to take your great practice performance onto the golf course.Continue reading “Prep for playing great golf”
Golf training aids range from the wacky to the wonderful. In my time as a golf professional I’ve come across a wide range of golf training aids that I’ve used personally and some that my students have rocked up to lessons with.
The key question is: are they worth it? Or are you better off heading to the range without a pink flamingo lodged under your arm. After a little searching I couldn’t find a decent piece written on when and why to use golf training aids. Therefore I wanted to create a proper guide for golf training aids that focuses on what swing faults they will and will not help with.Continue reading “Golf training aids: Don’t buy until you’ve read this”
When most golfers want to improve their golf they start to pull apart their golfing technique, but this is only a small part of what makes you a skilful golfer. In this article we’re going to take a deeper look at how you can test your golfing skill.Continue reading “How to test your golfing skill”
To get better at golf you need to practice. However, knowing how best to practice and making it fun is a tough problem. In this article we’ll cover some great practice games to help you improve your driving, iron-play and wedges.
If this is your first time to Golf Insider, have a quick read below, to get some more info on why skills games are useful. If not, feel free to dive down into the practice games themselves.Continue reading “Golf practice games – Driving, iron-play & wedges”
In this article we’re going to look at how to set out an annual golf training program. The details in this article are what I’ve found works best after many years building and refining training programs for elite players.Continue reading “Annual golf training program [How to create yours]”
If you’re anything like me, you want to improve your golf, but you find it tough to get to the golf course often enough. With that in mind – what can you do to practice golf at home?
In this article I’ll cover my top ways to max out your golfing progress while you’re stuck at home. This isn’t a lengthy list of how to practice at home, but rather some ideas that, if done right, will move the needle.Continue reading “How to practice golf at home”
Besides practice volume there is one variable that affects your rate of learning more than any other. That variable is feedback. Most golfers and golf coaches think they understand feedback when it comes to learning golf, but I don’t think they do.Continue reading “Learning golf – The key factor to optimise in practice”