June

  • Stop your left wrist breaking during the putting stroke

    Written by Scott Cranfield on Friday, 26 June 2009

    A common fault with golfers on the putting green is allowing their hands to do too much of the work during the putting stroke. One of the main reasons for this is bending the left wrist when striking the ball. This means your stroke isn't integrated with the rest of your body and results in inconsistency on the greens. If you suffer...

  • Flag Putting Drill

    Written by Dan Frost on Thursday, 18 June 2009

    If you're a player who finds it very difficult to keep your head still during the putting stroke then this is a great putting drill for you. Simply address the putt and rest the flagstick against your head. Then try to make your putting stroke back and through without the flag dropping to the green. TG Top 12 Teacher Dan Frost demonstrates...

  • Perfect Your Putting Stroke

    Written by Dan Frost on Thursday, 18 June 2009

    When it comes to putting, we're all looking for great new ideas to knock a few putts off our round of golf. This drill is one of the simplest, but also one of the most effective. All you need to do is set out an alignment grid using some clubs pointing at the hole on an area of flat putting green.

  • The Fundamentals Of Putting

    Written by Dan Frost on Thursday, 18 June 2009

    Hands up if you've ever taken a golf lesson to improve your swing? Now hands up if you've ever taken a putting lesson... ...the chances are the majority of you have not tried the latter. Yet the putter is the one club we can save the most shots with. We use it three times as much during a round of golf...

  • Cardboard Putting Drill

    Written by Adrian Fryer on Friday, 12 June 2009

    Are you struggling for inspiration on the putting green? Do you find putting practice tedious and unproductive? An empty cardboard box offers the solution. All you need is the straight edge of the box to practice your stroke, rolling the putter straight back and through along the side of the box. TG Elite Teaching Pro Adrian Fryer demonstrates how this simple cardboard...

  • Align Your Eyes Correctly For Perfect Putting

    Written by Adrian Fryer on Thursday, 11 June 2009

    If you're missing a lot of putts and not too sure whether it's your aim to blame it may be because you don't know how to align your head and eyes correctly to view the putt. Let's not forget that our eyes are designed to look straight ahead at the horizon and not look straight down as required for putting. To make sure you...