December 4, 2013 - 12:59pm
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T.J. Auclair
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Whether it's a tournament, or simply playing alongside three of your closest friends, it's not uncommon to experience something known as the first-tee jitters. You know, that feeling that you get? Butterflies in your stomach as you anticipate all eyes on you for that first shot.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Suzy Whaley offers up some great advice on how to not only get over the first-tee jitters, but how to use them to your advantage.

Tip of the day: How to get over first-tee jitters
December 3, 2013 - 11:56am
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T.J. Auclair
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Everyone wants to hit longer drives. But, wouldn't it be nice if your drives not only went long, but also straight?

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Kevin Weeks walks you through a couple of drills that are sure to help you hit the ball longer and with more accuracy.

Tip of the day: How to improve distance and accuracy
December 2, 2013 - 12:37pm
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T.J. Auclair
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When it comes to hitting a ball out of the rough, not all lies are created equal. Sometimes the ball sits up like it's on a tee. But, in most cases, it nestles down in the gnarly stuff presenting a difficult situation for the player.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Michael Breed offers up some helpful advice on how best to approach a shot out of the rough when you're around the green.

 

Tip of the day: Getting out of the rough
November 29, 2013 - 8:16am
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T.J. Auclair
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In golf, the clubs you hit from 100 yards and in are referred to as your "scoring clubs."

They're the clubs you hit most often (which is why the best players spend the abundance of their practice sessions with these clubs) and have the biggest impact on your score. Wouldn't it be great to be a lot better with these types of shots -- especially those touchy pitch shots?

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Chip Sullivan shows you how simple it can be to hit those pitch shots.

 

 

 

Categories: Chip Sullivan, PGA
Tip of the day: How to make pitch shots simple
November 27, 2013 - 11:42am
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T.J. Auclair
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Course management -- or, limiting mistakes -- starts from the tee box.

In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Danny Balin gives advice on how to manage your game starting on the tee box. Recognize where the trouble lies and try your best to play away from it.

Tip of the day: Course management from the tee box
November 26, 2013 - 2:38pm
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There are few things more daunting for the average golfer than having to hit a bunker shot to a short-sided pin.

The goal to get out of the bunker is to blast it, yet you also want to be delicate with the pin so close. In today's golf tip, PGA Professional Mitch Lowe offers up some great advice on how to execute a flop shot from a bunker to help you get closer to that short-sided hole location.

 

 

Categories: Mitch Lowe, PGA
Tip of the day: Hitting a flop shot out of a bunker