When students come to me one of the first questions I ask is: 1. How can I help you today? Then 2. What is the golf ball doing? Then 3. What do you want the golf ball to do? Then 4. Please hit a few for me. When you follow a procedure for diagnosis the […]
Mike has worked hard to improve his golf swing. This was a huge upgrade! Learning to extend the ankle, right knee, the pelvis, the spine and neck all allow the club to trace the arc farther back. The results have been more distance and better control over the golf ball! Good work Mike!
New student John working on extending through the ball. We worked a lot from the ball forward to get him to feel the extension like the model is showing. Flipping through a number of images similar to the model helped John improve his ball contact and distance. A very good first step! […]
I have been working on my swing within the Stack and Tilt system for over 2 1/2 years. The process began with a trip to see founder, Andy Plummer. It continued with multiple conversations with Bob Grissett. I the followed up by sending a few videos to Stack and Tilt Authorized Instructor David Taraschi. I […]
The model on the right and the student on the left. I use this kind of imagery for my students to have a checkpoint of where they should be. We practice posing in this position and then we make slow rehearsals. Next we hit a golf ball at half speed and if successful go to […]
This game can be simplified to 10 words. Those 10 words are: Weight Forward, Shoulder Down, Hands In, Straight Arms and Tucked Hips! This is a systematic way of learning the game that anyone can follow. Last month I gave you a drill that helps center your swing. I hope that you put that drill […]
This game can be simplified to 10 words. Those 10 words are: Weight Forward, Shoulder Down, Hands In, Straight Arms and Tucked Hips! This is a systematic way of learning the game that anyone can follow. This month combines 8 out of the 10 words. The Head against the Wall drill! This is an easy […]
This movement is a key to power and accuracy. Think of the power attained by a field goal kicker when they started kicking field goals from the side instead of straight on. Golf is played on a tilted angle and the arms and club must swing perpendicular to that angle. DO NOT TRY TO […]