COACH VERSUS TEACHER
A teacher tells you what to do, perhaps lays out a pre-defined structure and passes on their knowledge.
A coach tries to understand you and helps you to navigate through the murky waters of improvement with a personal focus. Continue reading “HOW DO I COACH?”
BECOME AN ‘INSTINCTIVELY’ BETTER GOLFER
The Oxford Dictionary defines instinct it as “an innate or typically fixed pattern of behaviour” or “a natural or intuitive way of thinking”. Sporting instinct is specific to an athlete and his chosen sport and it is obvious that it can be trained and improved upon through training. Continue reading “TRAIN YOUR INSTINCT”
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?!”
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”
Training with others is something you must do on a regular basis as an elite athlete. If you are not elite and only spend a little time practicing then this time alone practicing may be your only chance for peace and quiet in an otherwise busy lifestyle – a chance to immerse yourself in focus and concentration. Continue reading “WHY YOU SHOULD TRAIN WITH OTHERS”
FOR BETTER OR WORSE? – VIDEO COACHING
This article will discuss and debate the merits and faults of video coaching in improving your performance. Continue reading “WHY WE USE EDUFII – ONLINE COACHING”