If you’ve ever watched a toddler learning to walk you’ll know exactly where this article is going. After 5 minutes of falls, tumbles and scrapes she / he will stand up and give it another – no fear of getting it wrong or who is watching.
In my time as a golf coach I’ve come across a wide range of golf training aids that I’ve used personally and some that my students have found useful. In this article I’ll review the best golf training aids on the market and tell you how each will help your golf game.
Learning is expensive, you have to give the human body good reason to make all of the physiological and neural adaptions required to become more skilful. Golfers who want to get better at golf should take note of practice difficulty – it is a key reason why golfers stop getting better.
If you can improve your average distance to the hole from 8-feet to 4-feet when chipping you’ll notice a big difference in your ability to score. In this article I’ve put together my top drills to help you practice your short game and improve your proximity to the hole.
Below we have three great chipping drills, I’ve placed them in an order – the first drill is a great option for beginners, high handicappers and refining your basics. The middle drill adds realism to your chipping practice and the final drill is a great way for advanced golfers to sharpen their chipping skills under pressure.
Let’s start with two questions:
Q1: How effectively do you think when you practice?
Q2: Have you ever considered that changing the way you think during practice could accelerate your learning?
We all want to get better at golf and we know the importance great golf practice plays in our development, but few golfers know the best way to go about this process. In this article we’ll cover three types of golf practice you should use. We’ll explain when to use each and how to master each type of practice.