How Important is Your Backswing

When you watch golfers hit the golf ball you will see many different backswings. Some are short, some are long and some are in between. Which one is correct? Depending on your body type and physical abilities one of them is correct for you. The majority of inexperienced players I see have back swings that

Where is Your Weight?

WHERE IS YOUR WEIGHT IN YOUR SWING-IS IT HELPING OR HURTING YOU?? PGA, Champions, and LPGA Tour Players are in good position in their backswings to hit the ball farther and straighter. When you go to a Tour event you will see the players on the practice tee taking practice swings trying to get themselves

Push Drill for Better Putting

I like to use the “PUSH DRILL” for my students who are “Decelerators”-ones who have trouble accelerating the putter-trust me that is MOST of you! To Start put 3 balls down no more than one foot from the hole (the length of your shoe) and with NO BACKSTROKE-push the ball in the hole, keeping the

More Distance without the Big Turn

by Paul Purtzer, PGA, Purtzer Golf Academy/Sure Swing Golf Machine A Big Turn Doesn’t Necessarily Equal More Distance Most PGA Tour players and top amateurs spend a lot of time on their grip, stance, posture, alignment and ball position. Then the backswing takes a lot of time and attention. Working on your set up and