Golf Practice

How to Play on a New Golf Course for the First Time

When you play at your home course, there is comfort. You know all the tips and tricks, and almost always play a few strokes better than you hit the ball that day. When you play on a new golf course fo...


How to Stop Hitting the Ball Fat

The famous fat shot. There is a shot in golf that everyone wants to avoid. It is a stroke that has a terrible result, and that can even cause injury to the player body when executed. Basically, thi...


How To Hit a Sand Wedge

The story goes that golf was not invented by the Scots but by sheep. As tender as it may sound, we can say that this is true. In particular, it is said that the sheeps created the first bunkers, es...


How to Hit a Flop Shot

What is a Flop Shot? A flop shot is a shot in golf where the player hits the ball high and it lands soft, rolling only a few feet after hitting the ground. We’re here today to explain how to...


U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship History

In April 1977, when entries for the first U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship began to trickle in, there was a concern. Would this, the first national championship ever staged for wo...


How to putt better in golf

It is said that the most important club in a golf bag is the putter. This statement has straightforward logic: strokes on the green end up defining the score on our scorecard in a golf round. Whether...


How to hit a fade

There is great confusion among amateur golfers about the spin with which they hit the ball. Most of them know precisely what a slice is, and that's why they try to shoot with a draw, looking for t...


How to Hit Long Irons

If you want to understand how to hit long irons, you have to get to the root of the problem. Anyone who has ever played a few rounds of golf know it’s harder to hit long irons than nearly any ot...


How to Put Backspin on a Golf Ball

There is one golf stroke that the pros can do with ease: hitting the ball with backspin. It is the main reason most fans have "healthy envy" in the world of golf: seeing how the ball perform...


How to Chip the Golf Ball

As you try, you don't always hit the green with your regulation shot. So most of the time, you fall short of the green with your ball, you pass, or you miss it on the left or on the right. When th...