Recent Tips

How to Play From an Uphill Lie in a Bunker

In this video, LPGA Hall of Fame teacher, Nancy Quarcelino demonstrates the club selection and technique you need to get the ball close to the flag from an uphill lie in a bunker.

The Moment of Truth – How to Get Repeatable Impact

UK based teaching professional, Lizzy Freemantle brings together the swing mechanics, timing and tempo that lead to repeatable impact and consistent ball flight.

Trillium Rose – Women’s Golf Report Podcast

Rick Woelfel and Director of Instruction at Woodmont Country Club, Trillium Rose, discuss what to expect from a golf lesson and what it takes to break bad habits.

FULL SWING TIPS

Focus on the Back of the Ball

By Erika Larkin Before you pull the trigger and take your swing, where are you looking?  At the ball?  Which part of the ball?  The...

Swing Under Your Head to Stop Going Over the Top

Karen Palacios-Jansen, National Vice President of the LPGA T&CP has a quick drill to help you with the common swing fault known as 'coming over the top'.

Are You Playing Golf Swing Or Golf? Betsy Cullen

A question students often ask teachers is "Why do I hit the ball better on the range than on the golf course? Why can't I bring my swing to the course?"

The Left Heel in the Golf Swing Question

by Deb Vangellow THE LEFT HEEL IN THE GOLF SWING QUESTION: TO DETACH OR NOT TO DETACH? Most of the right handed golfers I teach ask me...

Finish Your Swing Left of the Target!

LPGA Master Professional Deb Vangellow's latest lesson covers the importance of completing the swing circle by finishing left of your ball target.

Starting the Forward Swing in Golf – Deb Vangellow

LPGA Master Professional Deb Vangellow continues her expert instruction series with a focus on the best action to start the forward swing. The backswing can really differ...

SHORT GAME TIPS

Improve your Chipping with Bounce

Marvin Sangüesa, with the help of Fiene Nagtegaal, shows you how to use the bounce of the club to really improve your chipping around the green.

Eliminate the Scoop in your Chipping

In this video lesson, Debbie O'Connell from Golf-Positive shows you how to improve your short game technique and lower your golf scores with her 'anti-scoop' chipping drill.

How to Chip and Pitch Consistently

The ability to control delicate shots around and into the green is the mark of a great player. The good news is you don't...

PUTTING TIPS

How to Chip and Pitch Consistently

The ability to control delicate shots around and into the green is the mark of a great player. The good news is you don't...

How to Stop Decelerating on your Putts

In this video, Marvin Sangüesa from the Joey D Golf Performance Center, and Hayley Kaplan demonstrate a simple drill to help you stop leaving your putts short

Control Your Putting Distance With This Easy Drill – Ruby Kurtelius

Singapore based LPGA Teaching Professional, Ruby Kurtelius shares her ladder drill for learning distance control on the greens - particularly with your long putts.

BUNKER PLAY TIPS

Don’t Get ‘Trapped’ in the Sand

For many of us, the sight of a sand trap creates anxiety. Understanding the modifications you must make to your already solid full swing set-up and how to use the sand wedge can help bunker play to become a strong part of your golf game.

How to Play the Fairway Bunker Shot – Cathy Kim

Director of Player Development at TPC Summerlin, Cathy Kim demonstrates her technique for playing the fairway bunker shot (video).

Should You Open Your Clubface in the Bunker?

Maria Palozola shows you how to open your clubface in the bunker to make getting out of the sand simple and fun.

MENTAL GAME TIPS

How to Enter the Flow State in Golf

Sport psychologist, Dr. Nick Molinaro explains how the right pre-competition preparation can help golfers get into the high performance state of 'flow'.

10 Ways to Beat Nerves on the Golf Course

by Deb Vangellow Nervousness. It is inevitable. All the great ones have felt it…in every athletic endeavor that means something to them.  Champions learn how...

Slow Play and Your Type-A Tendencies

When you are playing behind or with slow players, change your own attitude and behavior to play well and enjoy your golf regardless of the pace of play.

GETTING FIT FOR GOLF

Core Golf Swing Exercise – Karen Palacios-Jansen

Karen Palacios-Jansen's core golf swing exercise video will help you with your body motion to improve your turn and weight shift.

How Important is Balance in Golf?

Marvin Sangüesa describes the importance of balance in golf and, with the help of 9-year-old Layla, shows the best way to use a balance board.

Create Hip Mobility for a Better Swing

Marvin Sangüesa explains how to enhance your golf flexibility with the Mountain Climbers exercise.

pRACTICE DRILLS

How to Chip Using the Ratio Method

When you are just off the green and feel that you are a little too far away to putt, it is time to put ratio chipping into action.

Eliminate the Scoop in your Chipping

In this video lesson, Debbie O'Connell from Golf-Positive shows you how to improve your short game technique and lower your golf scores with her 'anti-scoop' chipping drill.

Practice Golf with a Purpose – Nicole Damarjian

Instructor in the LPGA Teacher Education Program, Nicole Damarjian Ph.D. continues her series on effective golf practice with fun and focus.

FIND AN INSTRUCTOR

12 Steps to Getting the Most Benefit From Your Golf Lessons

Learning to play golf is fun and rewarding. Here's how to make the most of your golf lessons by National President of the LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals, Deb Vangellow.

Finding the Right Golf Coach for You and Your Junior

Invest in yourself and find an expert golf coach to help you improve. Alison Curdt's advice for finding a good instructor.

Thoughts From a Teacher Who Loves to Teach People How to...

by Deb Vangellow LPGA Master Professional Reflection is something we, as teachers, do often: what was good, what could have been better, and how am I...

CHOOSING GOLF EQUIPMENT

Shopping for New Sticks

I admittedly am “one of those people” that can only last maybe about fifteen minutes… a half hour tops…. shopping around. Honestly! I am...

First Aid for the Golfer: What to Carry with You

Stay safe and comfortable on the course. Registered Nurse and golf blogger, Heather Buck, has the essential First Aid kit for your golf bag.

Deb Vangellow’s Guide to Finding the Perfect Putter

by Deb Vangellow Just as irons and woods should be custom fit to your individual stance and swing, so should your putter.  While the importance...

GOLF TIPS FROM EXPERT WOMEN'S GOLF INSTRUCTORS

Instructional articles and video tips from qualified LPGA and PGA teachers.