Tag: chipping

Over-acceleration Kills Chip Shots

March 10, 2016
Over-acceleration Kills Chip Shots

Over-acceleration is one of the most common errors in chipping … and pitching … and putting, actually, in most shots.  Regardless of whether it’s because you feel you need to help the ball into the air or because you’ve heard you should accelerate the club to the target, stop it! Your clubhead gains pace as it […]

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Creative Chipping

May 5, 2015
Creative Chipping

You probably know the standard advice for chip shot strategies which is to get the ball running as soon as possible and land the ball on a relatively flat surface.  This advice works for the majority of chip shots around the green. What do you do for an exception to this rule? This is where […]

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Chip Stick Drill for Great Contact

December 4, 2014 0 Comments
Chip Stick Drill for Great Contact

All shots where the ball is on the ground need to be struck with a descending blow.  This means the shaft must lean forward at impact.  This drill is designed to help you learn correct impact, beginning with small swings. If you enjoy this video you can also watch Chip shot fundamentals Stop thin and […]

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Over-acceleration kills chip shots

November 27, 2014 2 Comments
Over-acceleration kills chip shots

Over-acceleration can cause thin and fat chip shots (among other nasty results). The secret to improving your contact is to feel that your downswing speed is 25-50% of its normal speed. Here’s why…     Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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Shave Shots off your Score

June 30, 2014
Shave Shots off your Score

Your short game makes up 60% of your scoring shots.  This drill will make a big impact on your ability to shoot lower scores. Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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One-Armed Chipping

April 7, 2014
One-Armed Chipping

Chipping with one arm will show up faults in your technique which could be produced by one hand or the other.  It will also improve your overall chipping. Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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Creative Chipping

December 30, 2013
Creative Chipping

You may never hit chip shots with all the clubs in your bag, however if you practice it you will improve everything. Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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Chip Shot Strategies

December 2, 2013
Chip Shot Strategies

Selecting the correct club and shot when you are playing around the green can save you strokes every round.  Making poor choices quickly adds up on your score card. Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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Chipping Ladder

November 4, 2013
Chipping Ladder

The Chipping Ladder drill will give you far better distance control than you currently have. It will really improve your short game and scoring. Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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Chip Shot Fundamentals

August 27, 2013
Chip Shot Fundamentals

The chip shot looks like the simplest of golf shots, yet it causes so much angst among players. Here are the basics, get them right and chipping will be enjoyable and rewarding.   Install this web app on your Android: Tap menu, more options, and then Add Shortcut To Homescreen.×

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