And so it begins – life in a new country! January signals a big change for me but its easy to keep in touch with everyone at home in Scotland in 2017.
I can’t wait to see what the golf scene is like here in Southern Norway.
I’ve travelled here extensively before and picked up a little of the language but I’m excited to attempt fluency 🙂
It’s been a hectic few months working on Ground Reaction Golf and Golf Dogleg on the Elevator Accelerator Programme in Aberdeen.
The businesses will also launch here in Norway soon.
According to some golf is in crisis. Some statistics show that participation is greatly reduced and small clubs are closing at an unprecedented rate. They are worried that our sport is on a permanent downward trend. Continue reading “THE IMPORTANCE OF JUNIOR GOLF”
The most common question asked by parents is ‘when should my child start playing?‘ closely followed by ‘when should they start getting lessons?‘.
Continue reading “PRODUCTIVE JUNIOR COACHING”
WHY I LOVE GOLF
As you are probably aware from some of my articles, I really love golf. Not for reasons that many others do though, such as relaxation, exercise and socialising. I love the fact that it can be a microcosm of life. Continue reading “BIOMECHANICS: HOW DO I DO THAT IN MY SWING?!”
QUOTES / HIGHLIGHTS / BE CAREFUL / HOGAN IN MOTION / FURTHER READING
Let’s start this article with some quotes from Ben Hogan that give us a fascinating insight into his character: Continue reading “BITESIZE INSIGHT: BEN HOGAN’S FIVE LESSONS”
- METHODS OF INSTRUCTION
- PHYSICAL FACTS
- BRAIN PATTERNS
- MARGINAL GAINS
- AVOID OVERHAULS
- HOGAN SPECULATION
- HOGAN’S BALL FLIGHT
- BE ORIGINAL
Continue reading “DON’T COPY OTHERS! (ESPECIALLY HOGAN)”
I came across this article earlier today and thought you might enjoy it. It really captures the mood of optimism that greets a new year of golf. It was originally featured in the April edition of Golf Digest in 2013, written by the ever honest Jamie Diaz. Continue reading “The Solitary Search Starts Again”
This is our second BITESIZE INSIGHT on Stan Utley, the renowned PGA tour short game guru who also had a career playing himself for many years. Continue reading “BITESIZE INSIGHT: STAN UTLEY – THE ART OF SCORING”