Over the last few years I’ve had the privilege of playing in a lot of 40-plus tournaments. It’s a competitive golf circuit that helps a number of players prepare for the Senior tour. One of the players I met on this circuit is a man named David Smith—a man of deep faith and a […]
Someone once said, “If you have a bad grip, you’ll have a bad swing.” That couldn’t be more true. No matter how hard you work on your golf swing, without the right grip you’ll never get the power or accuracy that you need.
The hands, through the medium of the golf club, are the only […]
If there is one common problem I see among amateur golfers and high-handicappers, it is that they tend to overanalyze the game—every aspect of it. They’ve read books and watched videos describing the “perfect” swing, and they desperately want to achieve it. They hold in their mind a detailed mental checklist of every movement […]
I cut my teeth in golf on a small nine-hole course in my hometown of Oaklandon, Indiana. The course had only a couple of sand traps, and they were filled with hard, midwestern dirt. To get out of the traps, you had to either chip the ball softly or roll it out with a […]