Category: Strategy

Strategy is the fastest, easiest way to improve your score. No swing change needed. All you have to do is think and pay attention.

Armchair Golf Pro: Toms Victory Crowne at Colonial

Armchair Golf Pro: Toms Victory Crowne at Colonial

David Toms is resilient. After a heart-breaking playoff loss to KJ Choi last week at The Players Championship, Toms bounced back and won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Ben Hogan‘s home Colonial Country Club in Ft Worth. Toms came out...

Armchair Golf Pro: Choi Wins THE PLAYERS Championship

Armchair Golf Pro: Choi Wins THE PLAYERS Championship

KJ Choi finally put a major notch in his belt with his win of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass. The stoic and stalwart Choi has been a steady and solid player for 14 years, and was the first South...

Armchair Golf Pro: Glover wins at Quail Hollow

Armchair Golf Pro: Glover wins at Quail Hollow

Lucas Glover finally got back into the winners circle with his victory at the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow. Lucas, who hadn’t won since capturing the US Open title in 2009, beat Jonathan Byrd on the first playoff hole...

Armchair Golf Pro:  Charl Schwartzel, The Masters, McIlroy

Armchair Golf Pro: Charl Schwartzel, The Masters, McIlroy

The Armchair Golf Pro writes about PGA Tour events. Like you he is watching TV from his comfy armchair, enjoying the competition and drama, but also observing lessons that can be used to play better golf. It was a crazy...

Armchair Golf Pro: Shell Open, Mickelson, Mental Toughness

Armchair Golf Pro: Shell Open, Mickelson, Mental Toughness

The Armchair Golf Pro writes about PGA Tour events. Like you he is watching TV from his comfy armchair, enjoying the competition and drama, but also observing lessons that can be used to play better golf. Is Mickelson peaking at...

Armchair Golf Pro: The Arnold Palmer, Laird, Bay Hill

Armchair Golf Pro: The Arnold Palmer, Laird, Bay Hill

The Armchair Golf Pro writes about PGA Tour events. Like you he is watching TV from his comfy armchair, enjoying the competition and drama, but also observing lessons that can be used to play better golf. Martin Laird emerged as...

Armchair Golf Pro: Woodland, Transitions, Slow Play

Armchair Golf Pro: Woodland, Transitions, Slow Play

The Armchair Golf Pro writes about PGA Tour events. Like you he is watching TV from his comfy armchair, enjoying the competition and drama, but also observing lessons that can be used to play better golf. There were a number...

Armchair Golf Pro: Accenture Match Play, Luke Donald

Armchair Golf Pro: Accenture Match Play, Luke Donald

The Armchair Golf Pro writes about PGA Tour events. Like you he is watching TV from his comfy armchair, enjoying the competition and drama, but also observing lessons that can be used to play better golf. Luke Donald beat the...

Armchair Golf Pro: Baddeley, Riviera, and Imagination

Armchair Golf Pro: Baddeley, Riviera, and Imagination

I practice and preach the merits of visualizing every shot. I firmly believe visualization is one of the three key mental skills every golfer should cultivate if they want to play better golf.

Armchair Golf Pro: Super Bowl Golf Lesson

Armchair Golf Pro: Super Bowl Golf Lesson

When you are not comfortable with a situation it’s easy to get out of the moment. If you want to finish strong, find your comfort zone and play within it. Like the Packers, you’ll carry the day.

Armchair Golf Pro: Vegas Cashes In At Hope Classic

Armchair Golf Pro: Vegas Cashes In At Hope Classic

Jhonattan Vegas just proved why you never give never up and never give in. I have a feeling we’ll be seeing some dramatic golf from Vegas, and I am looking forward to it. He seems fearless. One thing I know for sure – he never, ever, gives up. And neither should you.

Armchair Golf Pro: Wilson’s Hero Shot at Sony Open

Armchair Golf Pro: Wilson’s Hero Shot at Sony Open

The next time you play, keep this in mind: forget the Hero shots when you are in trouble. Get it into play first, then you can put your best move on it.