Do You Need 10,000 Hours of Practice to Become a Scratch Golfer or Better?

10,000 Hours of Golf Practice If you’ve ever heard of the 10,000 hour rule you’ll know that some people use it as a rough guide for becoming a master or professional at a skill of some sort. In golf, 10,000 hours would look like the following: 25 hours of practice per week = 5 days per week of practicing 5 [...]

By |2021-04-13T10:48:47-04:00November 2nd, 2015|Chipping, Golf General, Golf Handicap & Rules, Golf Swing, Golf Tips, Golf Tutorials, How to Break 80, Mental Game, Practice Plans, Putting, Putting Drills, Recent Posts, Short Game|Comments Off on Do You Need 10,000 Hours of Practice to Become a Scratch Golfer or Better?

How to Improve Putting & Stop Missing Short Putts (3 Best Drills)

How to Improve Putting & Stop Missing Short Putts Putting from 10 feet or closer is considered skill putting and is what sets golfers apart in terms of short game and score. Those who can make a high percentage of 5 foot putts should see lower scores than golfer's who struggle to make putts from 5 feet. Look at professional [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:06:42-04:00December 3rd, 2014|Golf Tips, How to Break 80, Putting, Short Game|Comments Off on How to Improve Putting & Stop Missing Short Putts (3 Best Drills)

Lag Putting Drills – How to Break 80 in Golf Lesson 06

Lag Putting & Distance Control Distance control may be the most important part of the golf game for most golfers. Since putting makes up 40% of your score roughly, lag putting plays a crucial role in your total putts per round. Those who can successfully control their distance will see more putts go in and those that miss will still [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:09:33-04:00November 19th, 2014|Golf Drills, How to Break 80, Putting, Short Game|Comments Off on Lag Putting Drills – How to Break 80 in Golf Lesson 06

How to Break 80 Lesson 05: The Putting Stroke of a Pro

The Putting Stroke Why is the putting stroke important? Putting makes up 40% of your score on average and for some people it's an even higher percentage. For example, let's say you average 33 putts per round and shoot an 85 on average, then using simple math 33 putting strokes/85 total strokes equals 39% in this example. So it's important [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:14:12-04:00November 12th, 2014|Golf Tips, How to Break 80, Putting|Comments Off on How to Break 80 Lesson 05: The Putting Stroke of a Pro

Proper Golf Putting Set Up

Putting Stance in Golf - Tutorial for Beginners The set up is crucial to getting your putting stroke off to a good start. If you don't set up properly, you'll have a hard time with the rest of your stroke and struggle to see consistent putting results. This is why I created this practice plan for those trying to build [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:14:55-04:00November 5th, 2014|Golf Tips, How to Break 80, Putting|Comments Off on Proper Golf Putting Set Up

How to Break 80 Lesson 03: Assessing Your Play Out On the Golf Course

How to Break 80 Golf Course Strategy Welcome to our 3rd lesson of the How to Break 80 Blog Series. Today will are going to cover the How to Break 80 Golf Course Strategy which details an on-course assessment to learn why you're losing shots on the golf course and what to fix to start scoring in the 70's. In [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:23:37-04:00October 29th, 2014|Chipping, Golf Course Strategy, Golf Handicap & Rules, Golf Swing, Golf Tips, Golf Tutorials, How to Break 80, Putting, Setting Goals, Short Game|Comments Off on How to Break 80 Lesson 03: Assessing Your Play Out On the Golf Course

Golf Skills Assessment Template: How to Break 80 Lesson 02

Golf Skills Assessment Template Welcome to our Golf Skills Assessment! This is an example skill assessment template you can use to evaluate your current skill level in different areas of your golf game. It's blog post #2 of our How to Break 80 in Golf Series. Why should you follow today's golf skill test? If you want to get better [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:27:17-04:00October 22nd, 2014|Chipping, Golf Handicap & Rules, Golf Swing, Golf Tutorials, How to Break 80, Putting, Putting Drills, Setting Goals, Short Game|Comments Off on Golf Skills Assessment Template: How to Break 80 Lesson 02

Golf Putting Stroke Tutorial (Fundamentals, Tips, Drills, and Equipment)

Golf Putting Tutorial 101 - Stroke Fundamentals, Tips, Drills Welcome to our ultimate golf putting tutorial where you'll learn all the best tips, drills, equipment, and more to help you fix your putting stroke and build strong putting fundamentals. You're about to get tremendous value in this putting tutorial 101 guide if you stick through it and read down to [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:30:54-04:00October 21st, 2014|Golf Tutorials, How to Break 80, Putting, Putting Drills, Recent Posts, Scratch Golf Series, Short Game|Comments Off on Golf Putting Stroke Tutorial (Fundamentals, Tips, Drills, and Equipment)

How to Break 80 Lesson 01: Setting Goals to Achieve

How to Break 80 Lesson 01: Setting Golf Goals Welcome to lesson 01 - setting goals to improve your golf skills as we kick off our blog series "How to Break 80" which will span several weeks with a new addition to the series every Wednesday. By clicking the link above you can access all current posts created for this [...]

By |2021-04-12T17:45:59-04:00October 15th, 2014|Chipping, Golf Course Strategy, Golf Handicap & Rules, Golf Swing, Golf Tips, How to Break 80, Mental Game, Putting, Short Game|Comments Off on How to Break 80 Lesson 01: Setting Goals to Achieve
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