Many golfers struggle with excessive head movement during the swing. Some sway or turn their heads away from the ball on the backswing, and others look up too quickly on the downswing. Both faults trigger inconsistent contact. With the StanceCheck iZone glasses, you can learn to limit head movement either going back or swinging through.
Don’t Be That Guy Golf prides itself as a “gentleman’s game.” En the masse, golfers take this mantra to heart, adhering not only to the rules, but towards standard etiquette on the golf course and to their fellow hackers. Unfortunately, due to bad habits or general ignorance, there remains a multitude of breaches of etiquette.
LAS VEGAS — The slender man turned to the mountains and cursed loudly as his 15-footer stopped just short of its destination. It was not the curse words that were unnerving; profanity is the parlance of our sport. It was the word cursed that resonated, punctuated by fierce mannerisms and a gaze into the distance.
Following the American Ryder Cup team’s impressive victory in 2016 at Hazeltine, the feeling was that the U.S. was set to dominate the biennial competition for years to come. After 20 years of European domination, finally the American side was prepared to exact a decade’s worth of revenge. Then, the 2018 Ryder Cup happened. Europe’s
12:26 PM ET Associated Press AL AIN, United Arab Emirates — Josh Hill became the youngest winner of a sanctioned tour event Wednesday when the 15-year-old amateur from Dubai shot 8-under 62 to win the Al Ain Open on the MENA Tour. The MENA Tour holds tournaments in the Middle East and North Africa and
We are lucky to have two of the most knowledgable golf gearheads in our office. And they are sharing their knowledge with you. Golf Digest’s equipment editors, Mike Stachura and E. Michael Johnson, have covered the golf equipment business for decades, and there are few who know the equipment industry better. We’ve asked them to
Perhaps you’ve heard of the original Orange Whip Trainer ($109), a popular product designed to help you develop a rhythmic, well-balanced swing. At 47 inches long and a hefty 1.75 pounds, the club has a 10.5-ounce orange ball at the end of an ultra-flexible shaft. These components will help you feel a one-piece takeaway, smooth
Think of all the times you’ve hit your ball into the one spot you absolutely didn’t want to go. The tee shot O.B., an approach that comes up a yard short in the water, a chip that slides past the hole and ends up rolling 30 yards off the green. It doesn’t seem like really
INZAI, Japan — For an American wandering through Tokyo’s chaotic thoroughfares, there are a surprising number of signs in English. A McDonalds here, a Starbucks there. More strikingly, the word “GOLF” adorns many storefronts, including at some of the city’s busiest intersections. Golf superstores are interspersed throughout the sprawling metropolis, a testament to Japan’s deep
BLOCKS AND HOOKS GOLF LESSON, Mark Crossfield is talking hooks and blocks in todays golf Daily Vlog. Some simple and easy to follow golf tips for golfers who want to improve their golf swing. If you are struggling with your golf swing or your driver is missing fairways try some of these easy to follow
Consistent Ball Striking Without Thinking About Golf Swing Positions Shawn Clement WELCOME TO THE ART OF SIMPLE GOLF http://www.theartofsimplegolf.com/complete-golf-wisdom Click For Free Video: http://www.theartofsimplegolf.com/10-yards-5-days-free This way of seeing things that our Friend Shawn Clement shares for your golf swing and where to put your eyes at address will make huge difference to your ball striking
In the final round of the 2019 Wells Fargo Championship, Max Homa won his first PGA TOUR event by three shots after recording clutch birdies on a Sunday that included rainy conditions. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh The Wells Fargo Championship takes place at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, NC. One of golf’s greatest
10:47 PM ET CHIBA, Japan — Tiger Woods said he will give Brooks Koepka all the time he needs to decide if he is fit to play in the Presidents Cup after the No. 1-ranked golfer in the world aggravated a knee injury and withdrew from a tournament in South Korea last week. Woods, who
Knowing whether your hands and wrists are in good position at key points in the swing can be a challenge. With the Impact Snap, you receive instant feedback. Begin with half-swings to get accustomed to the timing, then build up to full swings. Grip the unit so the yellow ball is below your trail forearm.
Good closers are hard to come by (go ask the Yankees). In golf, getting it done on Sunday is even more difficult. No one has done it better than Tiger Woods (duh). When leading or tied for the lead after 54 holes, he has a remarkable 55-4 record. When leading by himself, golf’s ultimate frontrunner
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month involving thousands of organizations supporting the education, detection, prevention and treatment of breast cancer. Many golf companies have teamed up with organizations to donate a percent of sales and help spread awareness. From apparel to golf accessories and more, we collected some of our favorite golf products that have
Given the electronic world we live in, trips to the post office have become less frequent in recent years. But the United States Postal Service is giving us a good reason to make a visit: Arnold Palmer. On Tuesday, the USPS announced that it will honor Palmer with a commemorative stamp in 2020. The Forever
1:06 PM ET No one swung a golf club quite like seven-time majors champion Arnold Palmer, and now the U.S. Postal Service is immortalizing The King’s swing on a nationwide postage stamp. The stamp, which will be included in the 2020 catalog, features James Drake’s action photograph of Palmer at the 1964 U.S. Open at
The new Callaway Super Hybrid is the result of a simple request that came directly from the desk of company CEO and president Chip Brewer. His challenge: Make a fully loaded fairway wood but fit it in the size and shape of a hybrid. Challenge accepted, it seems. The Super Hybrid, which checks in as
Golfers are inundated with gadgets and gizmos that promise to take their games to new heights. How do you know if these products really work, or better yet, how do you find the best golf training aids to help your game? First, look for a product that’s easy to use; second, it should do one
For the remaining few who argue that the modern golf swing is in a slow creep toward production-line sameness, July 2019 was a rather disastrous month. That’s when Matthew Wolff, a 20-year-old PGA Tour rookie starting as a pro for just the third time, lifted, looped, squatted, jumped and powered his way to victory at
Matthew Wolff never was one to go to bed early, and on Saturday night at the 3M Open in July, he was awake even later than usual. Sitting in a threeway tie for the 54-hole lead at a PGA Tour event does not induce sleep in a restless 20-year-old making his third start as a
This was my second lesson with Martin Ayers. The “feeling” of how to wind up the club and the grip was addressed. The ebook for The Hogan Code is available at myswingevolution.com!!! Click on THE HOGAN CODE on the left side of the main page. Enter your information, and in a minute you will be
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4:08 AM ET CHIBA, Japan — Rory McIlroy chose the high road, acknowleding that Brooks Koepka had a point when he recently said the Northern Irishman was not a true rival because his major championship victories had been achieved before Koepka was even on the PGA Tour. McIlroy was asked about Koepka’s comments during the
Most job fairs are in large part everything from crowded and stressful, to not very fruitful. Then there’s the Augusta National Golf Club job fair. Come again? That’s right, the most prestigious golf club on the planet, is holding a job fair for the 2020 Masters. The club, according to an ad, is looking to
Stephen Curry continues to build his brand within golf, strengthened by a deal announced on Monday with golf equipment manufacturer Callaway. The partnership is a multi-year agreement, Callaway announced, which will include the company providing golf equipment to Howard University’s newly relaunched men’s and women’s golf teams, which were funded by Curry. Curry has played
Miguel Angel Jimenez is renowned for his pre-round stretching regimen and a red wine and cigars lifestyle, but occasionally he reminds us that his golf game is worthy of attention, too. One of those occasions was Monday’s final round of the first Charles Schwab Cup playoff event, the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, which he won
11:26 AM ET CHIBA, Japan — A journey to the other side of the world for Tiger Woods is yet another reminder of how he leads a different life than the rest of us and that trips such as this one involve far more than playing golf. Woods arrived in Japan on Friday, ostensibly to