I love watching the PGA Tour in Hawaii. Even though the season technically started a few months ago, I’ve only just realized it.
Anyway, another reason I love watching golfers play in Hawaii is that I can learn a lot from what I’ve seen-not just for my own game, but also as a teacher who helps others. For example, the style of playing “light breeze” in Hawaii is not much different from Golf, which is played in Florida. One of the problems I work on with my students all the time is Golf in the wind. The way golfers deal with Hawaiian-branded winds and still earn an incredible amount of points shows us all that the wind shouldn’t spoil the game. Nary. Continue reading
Trimming the ball gives it reverse rotation. A clipping shot will give the ball a high trajectory and allow it to fly a greater distance. Also, the ball with a cut when falling to the ground will not roll further, but will stop almost immediately. A few tips on how to spin the ball.
Explore the grass.
Make sure the grass is short enough. High grass will interfere with the ball’s spin.
Select the ball.
Give preference to a soft-coated ball. The ball with a hard coating are more difficult to tweak. Continue reading