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Shank It, To Fix It.

In How To Fix Your Shank by eric3 Comments

The dreaded shank – hosel rocket, el hosel, shankapotamus, socketing, shanks for the memories. Many consider it the worst shot in golf. Arguably, most golfers admit that it is not technically a “golf shot” because it’s an unintentional action not a purposeful shot.
Answers.com defines the shank as:
“Hitting the golf ball with the heel of the club, causing the ball to veer …

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Evolution of the Golf Swing Thanks to Modern Materials

In Inside The Ropes by eric5 Comments

Most things in life change. The golf swing is no exception. Today’s golfer has space age equipment compared to our forefathers. Swings have changed; equipment has changed. The spirit of the game however, has endured.
If you could somehow enter a time machine to find yourself on a golf course 400 years ago in Scotland, the birthplace of …

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From The Shop – Golf Swing Mistakes

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The golf swing is one of the most important parts of the game. If you’re unable to master good elements of a perfect swing, your scores will be sure to reflect it.
If you’re an avid golfer, whether playing several times a week, or simply a fan of the sport, you know that most of the game is about the golf …

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Short Game Fundamentals Important to Every Golfer

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Every golfer’s game must have one excellent trait in its arsenal: a fantastic short game. Unless you can hit hole-in-ones on every single shot you ever take (if only!), you’ll need to be able to deliver a good short game just like everyone else has to, from beginners to pros. At the College of Golf in the month of September, …

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The Pros Use Custom Fit Golf Clubs, Do You?

In From The Shop by eric2 Comments

Whether you are a touring professional, or are simply considering taking up the game, one thing can be said of custom fit golf clubs: the comfort and confidence you get will repay their cost many times over. In fact, many of the best club manufacturers will offer you a free custom fitting session when you decide to purchase their brand …

12 Steps to Improving Your Ball Striking

In Shot Making by eric2 Comments

When it comes to striking your golf ball successfully, one of the best techniques is the proper foundation of a quality golf education. You’ll want to implement a simple, but effective routine that you can perform exactly the same, over and over again. Every time you step up and address your shot, you’ll want the elements to fall into place, …