4 Steps to Quickly Erase Negative Thoughts From Your Golf Game

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You know those negative thoughts that creep up when you're about to hit a shot over water? Or maybe it's when you're about to putt a 5-footer? Those negative thoughts can absolutely destroy your game!One of the biggest obstacles to overcome for athletes in general, and golfers more specifically are the negative thoughts about your game. It's that dreaded inner critic that is always trying to break loose and attack your confidence. When it starts to attack, you need to find a way to block it out. Cognitive Reframing is a simple yet effective way to do just that. Here's how it works. Step 1: … Continue Reading …

7 Step Guide to Reading a Green

reading a green

Reading a green is very simple once you know how to do it. Actually it's one of the easiest things in golf that people just do not understand. I think people are so focused on the technical side of putting that they forget its really more of an art. "Putting is an art, not a science." - Ben Crenshaw (more golf quotes) The first part of this art, is reading a green. There is a lot more that goes into reading a green than simply squatting down behind the ball and trying to see the line. The very best putters begin reading a green really from the moment they step on the tee box of each … Continue Reading …

How to Clean Golf Grips and Why You Should be Doing it

How to Clean Golf Grips

When's the last time you used clean golf grips? I'm willing to bet that 99% of golfers never ever clean their golf grips. And that's quite alright. Heck there's enough things to worry about when preparing yourself for a round of golf, why bother worrying about your grips right? I'd be scared to look into the scientific reasons of why you should have clean golf grips. I bet there are some pretty nasty things on those grips. But this just looks annoying am I right?! Well let me give you a quick story on why I clean my grips as much as possible and I think you should as well (if you … Continue Reading …

Top 20 Facebook Golf Pages

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Facebook Golf Pages are a plenty. When I look for some fun pages to 'Like" and follow, it brings up a massive list of great pages. There's all of the big brands pages - Nike, TaylorMade, Callaway, The PGA Tour etc. While those are great and loaded with cool stuff, there are also some awesome hidden gems that I've found and 'Liked'. So I decided to throw together this list of my Top 20 Facebook Golf Pages. In no particular order: Golfstinks - Appealing to average hacks, Golfstinks is a humorous fan page that has some great laughs! Golf Jokes - Exactly as it sounds. Nothing but jokes … Continue Reading …

Deutsche Bank Championship Fantasy Golf Picks

Phil Mickelson Deautsche Bank Championship

The Deutsche Bank Championship is the 2nd stop in the FedEx Cup Playoffs, and it seems to be one of the easier events to handicap this season. Much like the majors, all the big names are here. So my Deutsche Bank fantasy picks should not be too shocking this week. As always though, you'll want to give them a quick read to recall these players history at this course, which seems to favour the big names. I expect to see another big name champion this week at TPC Boston.   A List Tiger Woods - I'm using up my last selection of Tiger this week. He's always faired well at the … Continue Reading …

The Barclays Fantasy Golf Picks

The playoffs have finally arrived and there is no shortage of potential winners this week. The Tour returns to Liberty National where Heath Slocum was the most recent winner back in 2009. Now with a different look to this course (15 holes have … Continue Reading …

Wyndham Championship Fantasy Picks

It's going to be a fun weekend at Sedgefield as the players gear up for the playoffs and a run at the FedEx Cup. Here are my Yahoo fantasy picks for this week... A List   Brandt Snedeker - Probably having the the best season amongst the … Continue Reading …

PGA Championship Fantasy Golf Picks

Glory's last shot, The PGA Championship goes this week from famed Oak Hill and it should be a dandy. I'm expecting a big name to win this week as the top 20 in the field are just way to hot lately. Here are my picks... A List   Tiger … Continue Reading …

WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Fantasy Picks

Ok Tiger, it's time to jump aboard the victory train again. This is your sanctuary.     Here are my Yahoo fantasy golf picks for this week at Firestone   A List   Tiger Woods - Can't leave a 7-time champion here … Continue Reading …