October 25, 2014

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Taking Your Game From The Range To The Course

[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] Almost every golfer can relate to the dilemma of a great warm-up and a terrible round. You Read More…

What is your left foot doing?

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[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] Do you keep your left foot up or down during your golf swing? During the 70′s and Read More…

The Key To Distance And Accuracy

[Editor's Note: The following article was written by Todd Casabella, Director of Instruction at Grey Hawk Golf Club in Lagrange. Todd is a member of the Professional Golfers' Association of America and a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.] Everyone who plays golf wants to hit the golf ball as far as they can. Unfortunately, many Read More…

Why The U.S. Open Is Golf’s Best Tournament

That statement could cause a bit of a debate. Many people would argue that The Masters is easily golf’s best contest. The allure and mystery of Augusta National is absolutely captivating, and few have had the privilege of playing the course. Others might say that The British Open is the most appealing. The idea that Read More…

When Should You “Give” Somebody A Putt?

While I was on vacation last week, myself and my future father-in-law got paired up with a couple of other guys. One man looked to be in his 60′s, while the other one was in his early to mid 30′s. We introduced ourselves and teed off shortly thereafter. Turns out it was a father and Read More…

What’s In Your Bag?

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For some reason when I wrote that headline, the Capital One “what’s in your wallet” went through my head. I’m very easily distracted sometimes. Anyway, we all know that there are tons of companies that make golf clubs. If choosing a set weren’t hard enough, some companies are known for making better woods, while others Read More…

Are We Playing From The Right Tees?

BREAKING NEWS:  we aren’t as good as we think we are. We don’t hit the ball as far as we think we do, and we most certainly overestimate the amount of greens we reach in regulation. Those aren’t my words, but the words of Barney Adams, the inventor of the Tight Lies fairway woods. He Read More…

I Need To Play This Hole Before I Die

Would a 630 yard par three interest you?  What if the tee was 1,400 feet above the green?  And you had to take a helicopter to get to it?  And you only had to pay $200 to play the entire 19 hole course? Welcome to the Legends Golf & Safari Resort in South Africa.  Each Read More…

These Are The Players You Need To Win A Scramble

Playing in a scramble can be one of the most enjoyable events you can participate in at a golf course.  It’s not every day that you get to write eight consecutive birdies on a scorecard.  Sure, it’s a team score, but it’s still cool.  You get to play from spots on the course that you Read More…

5 Things You Need To Do When You Play At A Private Club

Playing at a private club can be pretty intimidating.  Not only is the course likely much more difficult, but things tend to work much different there than your local muni track.  I’ve had the luxury of playing at a handful of private clubs, and I’m going to give you some advice so you don’t make Read More…