The Set Up: Grip, Posture, and Alignment
Every good golf swing is grounded in solid fundamentals and body positions. Take time to understand and master the fundamentals of grip, posture and alignment and you will set yourself up for success in your full swing and short game.
Rolling It - The Essentials of Putting
After learning a series of five straightforward body alignments, any player can roll the ball instinctively and naturally. Developing a proficient short game is the fastest way to reduce your scores and lower your handicap.
The Impact Zone - Educate the Hands
A step-by-step guide to how the hands and body move at the moment of truth - the moment the club hits the ball. When you watch the PGA TOUR® players you will see many different ways to take the club back, start it down and follow through, but they all achieve very similar impact alignment.
Learning Small Swings - Chipping
Chipping is defined as minimum air – maximum roll. This is simply a low flying shot that rolls farther than it carries and should be chosen if the situation does not allow you to putt. Learn the small hinge-and-hold swing that provides a blueprint for all the other swings in the game.
Developing Body Motion - The Pivot
Body sequencing is the key to growing a full golf swing. Learn the simple turn-shift-turn motion that produces long and straight shots. A good pivot supports your ability to swing the club on the correct plane, generate maximum speed and consistently support the application of the club head and clubface to the ball.
Mastering Intermediate Distances - Pitching
Pitches and toss shots cover the valuable ground between the short game and the full swing. Learn how to hit the green every time from 100 yards and in.
Synchronizing Body and Club - The Full Swing
Integrate the building blocks of the swing – setup, pivot and impact – through seven easy-to-follow full swing checkpoints. This lesson brings it all together, you will be amazed at your improved ball striking and consistency.
Power and Distance - Driving With Authority
Develop the set up and swing plane skills that will help you drive the ball with power and accuracy. If you can consistently drive the ball in the fairway, you will place yourself in position to score well on every hole.
Specialty Shots - Lob and Bunker
Learn the subtle skills required to hit lob and bunker shots. Bunker shots become very straightforward if the player understands the dynamics of the club, impact and the swing.
Bonus DVD - Troubleshooting
Includes a segment on Ball Flight Laws, how to approach difficult situations, and other valuable bonus tips and TOURAcademy instruction. This DVD is a valuable resource that will help you get your game back on track when swing issues occur.