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February 12, 2018

This week's tip is how to avoid the dreaded yips.  With the correct grip and swing technique, you should be able to see improvement in your putting and overall score!

October 12, 2017

A quick tip today about lob/flop shots!  Remember, proper club selection, modified grip, proper stance and follow through. Happy golfing - see you around

the greens soon!

May 2, 2017

New quick tip about proper weight transference which is very important for power and consistency!  #kissthekneesplease

March 16, 2017

What to look for if you are hooking the ball…

  1. Check your left hand grip and bake sure you can only see 2 ½ knuckles, not three or four;

  2. Ensure your shoulders are square to the intended line, not to the right if you are a right handed golfer;

  3. Are you taking...

April 30, 2016



One of the most asked questions that I get as a Teaching Professional is “How am I going to fix my slice!?”  There are a few fundamental things to look for that can cause this shot:

  • Check your left hand grip – are you seeing 2 ½ or even 3 knuckles, not one or two?...

April 14, 2016

Stop Shanking!!!

We’ve all seen them – and we all dread them…if you ever get the shanks, follow these simple steps to try to end them very quickly!

  1. Make sure that you are not swinging too flat on your backswing;

  2. Get your weight off of your toes and back towards...

March 14, 2016


To hit behind your chips and therefore have more control over your ball flight, remember the following six steps:

  1. Move the ball further back in your stance;

  2. Keep your weight on the front foot;

  3. Move your head directly over the ball;

  4. Don’t break your w...

February 14, 2016

Over the next few months, I will be giving you a series of drills that will help improve your game.  This month, we will discuss the “Feet Together Drill” which is one of my favorites because it teaches you balance and good tempo.  Most importantly, it will show you wh...

January 25, 2016

Just wanted to share a fantastic article about Sam Brazel, one of my students who is currently playing on the Asian Tour.  Want to wish him all the best for a fantastic 2016 season!




January 14, 2016

When you hit a bad shot (and believe me, every golfer hits these!), your reaction and coping mechanisms are crucial to the rest of your game. 


I believe that expressing yourself after a bad shot by talking to yourself or putting the club back into your bag forcefully i...

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