Category: Journey to the Worlds

News: PGA Teaching Professional Eric Jones Wins 2012 RE/MAX World Long Drive Super Senior Championship (Press Release)

News: PGA Teaching Professional Eric Jones Wins 2012 RE/MAX World Long Drive Super Senior Championship (Press Release)

(PRWEB) PGA teaching professional and Orinda, CA resident Eric Jones wins the 2012 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship in the Super Senior Division (age 50 +) with a drive of 369 yards. He now has two wins, the LDA Tour...

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Golf Swing Training Aids

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Golf Swing Training Aids

Golf swing training aids are one of my keys to making effective use of my time on the driving range. In this video I’ll show you some of the simple tools I use to train for club head speed, flexibility,...

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Driver Accuracy, Maximum Power and Swing Width

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Driver Accuracy, Maximum Power and Swing Width

Journey to the Worlds 2012 In this video I’m going to talk about how a recent corporate outing, and aiming to only half the fairway, helped me to work on my driver consistency and my accuracy. There’s a lesson you...

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Contingency Practice, Pressure Golf Swings

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Contingency Practice, Pressure Golf Swings

Journey to the Worlds 2012 In this video I talk about “contingency” practice. Contingency practice is “what if ..” practice, and it’s a key component of mental toughness training. I imagine all kinds of different scenarios and circumstances, then simulate...

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Pre-Shot Routines, Deliberate Practice, Tournament Prep

Journey to the Worlds 2012: Pre-Shot Routines, Deliberate Practice, Tournament Prep

Journey to the Worlds 2012 In this video I talk about driver configurations and how to prepare for a golf tournament. My objective in this training session is to work on my pre-shot routine so that I have a comfortable...

Journey to the Worlds 2012 – Testing Golf Clubs, Competition Secrets

Journey to the Worlds 2012 – Testing Golf Clubs, Competition Secrets

Journey to the Worlds 2012 Here’s another quick video of one of my training sessions as I prepare for the Worlds. One of the keys to competing well is knowing your clubs. It’s the same whether it’s for the World...

Journey to the Worlds 2012 Practice and Club Testing

Journey to the Worlds 2012 Practice and Club Testing

My Journey to the 2012 World Long Drive Championship I’m going to do my best to once again chronicle my journey to the World Long Drive  Championship. I’ll be on the tee on October 18th, and the Finals will be...

Journey to the Worlds: World Long Drive Championship Results 2011

Journey to the Worlds: World Long Drive Championship Results 2011

Results from the 2011 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championships are in! I’m pleased to say that I did well at the tournament. I didn’t bring home the trophy this year, but I made it all the way to the quarter...

Journey to the Worlds: Testing Drivers for Distance

Journey to the Worlds: Testing Drivers for Distance

In this video I spent some time with Leith Anderson and Dave Balbi on their radar system comparing clubs. It’s amazing how much data you can now get about your club performance.

Journey to the Worlds: Mental Toughness and the Lion (pt3)

Journey to the Worlds: Mental Toughness and the Lion (pt3)

next week at the World Long Drive Championships I’ll be up against the best of the best, and I’ll have to be at my very best to prevail. I’ll take any edge I can get. And I’ll let you know how it goes.

Journey to the Worlds: Mental Toughness and the Lion (pt2)

Journey to the Worlds: Mental Toughness and the Lion (pt2)

To be mentally tough on the outside (performance) you need to be mentally tough on the inside. Every time I see that image of the lion I recall my peak performance experience.