How many times have you hit that fabulous golf shot and said to yourself; …“why can’t I do that every time?” Well, the answer is simple, because you are not making a repeatable golf swing. What happens with the majority of players is that they try to make it happen rather then let it happen.
Over half of the shots you hit per round are played from within 30 yards of the green, making the short game a critical element to your ability to score. Unfortunately, most amateurs spend more time working on their full swing than on their short game. When you are faced with a shot right
Isn’t it funny how you can go to the driving range and find the same people grinding away at their full-swings? They think that by spending hours a day practicing their driver they are going to play better golf. If their swing looks like Tiger’s, certainly they should be able to shoot similar scores! Yet,
By: Ryan Carfara, The Island Golf School and Junior Players Golf Academy Golfers are always looking for more consistency in their golf games. At The Island Golf School and Junior Players Golf Academy (JPGA), that is the number one reason why students say that they attend our schools. What they do not realize is that
Have you ever tried to throw a ball underhanded? As an unconscious effort each person will rotate their lower body and transfer weight as the hand and arm swing freely down the target line resulting in a straight throw. Translate that thought with a club in your hands and let the lower body rotate in
By: Ryan Carfara, The Island Golf School One of the most important aspects of proper course management can be from where you tee up your ball. When you first stand on the tee, look over the hole and decide where the most trouble is. This is the side of the tee box from where you
By: Ryan Carfara Have you felt the recent chill in the air? It means that winter is soon approaching and the warmth of the summer will have to wait until next season. Just because summer is going into hibernation, it does not mean that your golf game has to. The key to maintaining your golf
Junior Players Golf Academy of Hilton Head Island By Richard Bisi and Keith Bach, JPGAIf you feel that your son is the next Tiger Woods or your daughter is the next Annika Sorenstam, take a deep breath. There’s only one Tiger and one Annika. Tiger’s accomplishments rank him among the most successful golfers of all