How to Practice: During the Winter

It's awful, isn't it? You practiced throughout the spring, perfected your golf game in the summer, and really found a groove in the fall only to lose all of that hard work once the snow starts to fly. It happens every year although we never really figure out a way to fight. To be honest, …

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How Do You Use a Chipper?

The putter chipper or simply "the chipper" has enjoyed a long history with the game of golf but during the most recent era, its popularity has declined significantly. Regardless of this lack of popularity, the chipper is still very effective at doing its job around the green. But what exactly is that job and how …

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Aerated Greens: Why Courses Do It and How to Survive Playing on Them

As the weather starts to get colder and golfing season in the north starts to wind down, golfers have to fight against even more obstacles than normal (as if the game wasn't hard enough) during their rounds. While the wind, rain, and rough turf might seem like more than enough to worry about, playing on …

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Draws, Slices, Hooks, and Every Other Ball Flight But Straight Explained

Any golfer that's stepped out on the tee before has likely hit a shot that didn't travel straight. But how do you explain these less than ideal ball flights? After all, if you can't hit the ball straight (join the club), you might as well sound intelligent talking about your struggles with the game, right? So …

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