Lesson Learned

Cooler temperatures aren't the only thing golfers face during the winter months. Grass goes dormant in most locales, which means there's less material between the ball and ground. That results in a lot of tight lies, and if it's been a dry winter, hardpan as well.
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A Lesson Learned: Work Your Plan
I pulled up Matt Kuchar's stats Sunday morning to get a look at what this man was doing well and how he has been able to put himself to number three in the Fed Ex Cup standings (prior to the end of the Memorial). As I poured over Kuchar's stats, one thing became abundantly clear.
2 Jun 2013 - 9:34pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Long and short of it
Another Senior PGA Championship in the books and what a great week it's been.
27 May 2013 - 12:04am - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Golf in the wind
In a thrilling end to the HP Byron Nelson Championship, Sang-Moon Bae battled back and then hung on to win his first PGA Tour title. A great ending to an always special event. Congrats to Bae!
19 May 2013 - 10:57pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Give par a chance
Hey, stop me if you've heard this one before. Tiger Woods goes out and wins on the PGA Tour. Actually, you've probably heard it quite a few times (78 to be exact!).
12 May 2013 - 9:01pm - 1 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Playing in the rain
Watching the final few holes of the Wells Fargo Championship, it was fascinating to watch the drama of a crowded leaderboard and watch the world's best golfers battle each other, their own emotions and - the weather.
5 May 2013 - 10:34pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Timing is everything
 
28 Apr 2013 - 10:06pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: When laying up is your best option
What a great honor it was to welcome the golf world to TPC Sugarloaf -- where I've been privileged to serve as PGA Head Professional since 2011. It was the inaugural year for the Greater Gwinnett Championship and we couldn't be happier with how the week unfolded.
22 Apr 2013 - 9:07am - 1 Comments
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Master Your Own Golf Game
 
14 Apr 2013 - 8:09pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Relaxed Rhythm the Key to Park Win
If you were looking for model golf swings to teach to a new player, Inbee Park’s would not immediately jump to the top of your list.
7 Apr 2013 - 11:47pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Balance the Key to Points Win
In talking to the players on the range this week at the Shell Houston Open, the one thing they told me they were working on was balance and rhythm.
31 Mar 2013 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Tiger's Putter the Great Equalizer
I hope you had the opportunity to watch Tiger Woods win at Bay Hill. But more than that, I hope you appreciate what you saw.
25 Mar 2013 - 6:52pm - 1 Comments
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Lesson Learned: Turn Penalties into Positives
Penalties happen in golf. For the average player, it’s difficult to go an entire round without getting at least one “freebie” or two -- strokes you didn’t actually make, but ones you earned through the magic of the rule book.
17 Mar 2013 - 10:30pm - 8 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Have an Expert Check Your Putting Mechanics
A lot can and will be said about Tiger’s victory at in the WGC-Cadillac Championship. Does it make him the favorite going into the Master? Is it a performance reminiscent of the Tiger of old? But one point is indisputable: Tiger won at Doral with his putter.
10 Mar 2013 - 9:34pm - 3 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Play to Your Strengths
He could have lost it at any moment.
3 Mar 2013 - 10:39pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Never Up, Never In
Match play is, by its nature, an aggressive format. That’s why it’s so much fun to watch.
25 Feb 2013 - 8:28am - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Be Bold and Lay Up
The hardest shot in golf down the stretch in a tournament isn’t the long bunker shot or the towering drive; it isn’t the curling downhill putt or the finesse chip.
17 Feb 2013 - 8:45pm - 0 Comments
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Lesson Learned: Play Your Game
It’s always fun to watch the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
10 Feb 2013 - 4:59pm - 0 Comments
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A Lesson Learned: Mickelson's Never-Changing Routine
Watching Phil Mickelson’s spectacular performance this week at the Waste Management Phoenix Open and seeing the way he waltzed around the TPC of Scottsdale as if he were strolling through a park, I immediately thought of Jack Nicklaus.
3 Feb 2013 - 5:14pm - 1 Comments
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What you can learn from Tiger Woods' win at the 2013 Farmers Insurance Open
Those of you who were surprised by Tiger Woods' runaway win at Torrey Pines in his first start after missing the cut in Abu Dhabi haven’t been paying attention. The man is the master of the bounce-back.
29 Jan 2013 - 12:19am - 4 Comments