PGA News Archive

Friday, July 24, 2009
Better Equipment, Better Game: Lie Angles
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, gives an in-depth analysis on lie angle; the angle between the bottom of the golf club and the shaft.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Loft and Shaft
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, on using loft and the shaft of the club to get the most distance out of your drives.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Putter Fitting
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional for the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses the 3 L's of putter fitting: lie angle, length and loft.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Apparel
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, explains the new technology of microfiber shirts and how this apparel can actually improve your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Fit of Drivers
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses drivers and shows three different types of drivers and which will compliment your personal style of swing.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Fitting
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, talks about the elements of club fitting and how custom fitted clubs will improve your game.
Sunday, May 24, 2009
70th Senior PGA Championship final round afternoon highlights
Check out the early highlights as Larry Mize tries to catch Michael Allen at the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
70th Senior PGA Championship final wrap
Michael Allen holds off the field to win at the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
70th Senior PGA Championship Rd. 1 wrap
Tom Purtzer comes from behind to tie for the lead at the end of the first round at the Senior PGA Championship.
70th Senior PGA Championship Rd. 3 wrap
Michael Allen utilized three consecutive birdies at the 14th, 15th and 16th holes to close out the third round alone stop the leaderboard at the 70th Senior PGA Championship.
70th Senior PGA Championship opening round afternoon highlights
Scott Hoch takes an early lead at the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
70th Senior PGA Championship round 2 highlights
Tom Kite continues moving forward in the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
70th Senior PGA Championship third round afternoon highlights
Check out all the early highlights as Larry Mize heats up with the putter at the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
70th Senior PGA Championship second round afternoon highlights
Tom Purtzer continues to play great golf at the 70th Senior PGA Championship in Cleveland, Ohio.
Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Hybrids vs. Long Irons
Mike Davis, Director of Instruction at Royal Links Golf Club, explains the benefits of hitting hybrids over traditional long irons.
To chip or putt from the fringe?
PGA Master Professional John Hughes offers two different ways to play the ball when it lies in the first cut of rough just off the green.
How hybrids can help your golf game
Laird Small, Dir. of the Pebble Beach Golf Academy, explains how hybrids are designed to help your game and demonstrates the proper way to hit them in several different situations.
Quick stretches for golf
Adam Smith, PGA Director of Instruction at Salisbury Country Club, demonstrates some easy stretching exercises to do before teeing off: torso rotations, leg kicks and jumping jacks.
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Getting More Distance off the Tee
Suzy Whaley, Teaching Professional at TPC River Highlands, demonstrates how to get into the proper athletic position and shift your body during the swing to maximize distance.
Golf tips for women: More powerful swings
Suzy Whaley, Teaching Professional at TPC River Highlands, identifies some common problems with the swing and shows how women golfers can properly generate more power out of the golf swings.