Monthly Archive: August 2010

News: The 5 Keys To Distance Training Program Updated

News: The 5 Keys To Distance Training Program Updated

Get More Distance In Your Golf Game
World Long Drive Champion and PGA Teaching Professional Eric Jones Shows You How To Integrate The 5 Keys To Distance Into Your Own Swing

Journey to the Worlds – Let Hip Alignment

Journey to the Worlds – Let Hip Alignment

I’m staying with my low energy swings to protect my shoulder and make sure it doesn’t get any worse. That means it is a good time to work on fundamentals. As I was practicing the other day I kept trying...

Journey to the Worlds – Low Energy Swings

Journey to the Worlds – Low Energy Swings

Well, I mentioned that this journey wouldn’t be without its trials and tribulations. A couple of days ago I did a long drive clinic and exhibition for one of my corporate clients. It was fun and everybody had a good...

Journey to the 2010 Worlds: Center Contact

Journey to the 2010 Worlds: Center Contact

As I continue my journey to the World Long Drive Championships I’ll share some of the little tips and tricks I’ve learned along the way that help me compete better. This post is a little ninja trick I learned to...

Golf On The Line: How to Prepare for Tournaments

Golf On The Line: How to Prepare for Tournaments

The elements of shot making are skills, just like the mechanical elements of swinging on plane and making a pivot are skills. They can be practiced and the skills can be developed. Split your practice so you spend half your time working on shot-making, and half on mechanics.

Armchair Golf Pro: PGA Championship, Dustin Johnson, Bunkers, Rules of Golf

Armchair Golf Pro: PGA Championship, Dustin Johnson, Bunkers, Rules of Golf

I thought it would be worth going over the definition for bunkers in a situation like the one Dustin Johnson faced in the PGA Championship.

Armchair Golf Pro: PGA Championship, Dustin, Kaymer, Bubba, Whistling Straits

Armchair Golf Pro: PGA Championship, Dustin, Kaymer, Bubba, Whistling Straits

The 92nd PGA Championship at Whistling Straits: lessons for the weekend warrior. To avoid big numbers make good strategic decisions by practicing good course management and game management. Take your lumps when you have to, and put yourself in a position where you are pitting your strengths against the hole’s weaknesses. Avoid the Hero Shot when you are in trouble by getting out of trouble first. Save the heroics for your approach shot or your putt on the green.

Armchair Golf Pro: Bridgestone, Mahan, Tiger, Mental Toughness

Armchair Golf Pro: Bridgestone, Mahan, Tiger, Mental Toughness

This week’s armchair golf pro post is about mental toughness and how difficult it can be to let everything else go and just stay in the moment.