Playing The Game
Playing The Game - 12/1/09
Getting Ready For The Winter LayOff
I realize that many of you are dreading this time when you have to put the clubs away for a few months.
Playing The Game - 10/13/09
Little Things Can Mean A Lot
IGÇÖve always believed that in golf and life, little things can mean a lot.
Playing The Game - 9/29/09
A "Go To" Club or a "Go To" Technique?
What should be your GÇ£go toGÇ¥ club for shots around the greens. What about technique?
Playing The Game - 9/22/09
Flyers and Other Lies
An examination of "flyer lies" and how they fit into your golf game and equipment.
Playing The Game - 9/1/09
Being Ready To Play Your Best
If pros need a couple of hours to be ready to play, how can the average recreational golfer thinks he or she can get away with no preparation at all?
Playing The Game - 8/21/09
More On The Golf/Life Analogy
Golf is a game of emotional tests GÇô man against the earth, propelling a small white ball across the uneven landscape- a lot like life.
Playing The Game - 8/14/09
Thoughts About Life
I really donGÇÖt have anywhere to go with this today... itGÇÖs just that thinking about golf has taken a back seat this week.
Playing The Game - 7/31/09
Why Don't Most Golfers Get Better?
The number one reason people quit or donGÇÖt play more golf by a large margin is that they donGÇÖt get better!
Playing The Game - 7/28/09
Should I Quit Golf?
This seems like a strange topic for a blog post, but a fellow GÇ£oob-erGÇ¥ needs our help.
Playing The Game - 7/24/09
Views From The Road
IGÇÖm on a four day business trip so IGÇÖm going to share a few insights and GÇ£ah ha momentsGÇ¥ that have already happened.
Playing The Game - 7/14/09
Taking Your Game to New Courses
Here are what I would consider to be the Three Keys to giving yourself the best chance of playing well on new courses.
Playing The Game - 6/30/09
Three Keys To Handling Pressure
Whether you play competitively or not, GÇ£pressureGÇ¥ is a big part of this game, so how do you handle it and make the big shots that count?
Playing The Game - 6/26/09
What Really Is The "Secret To Scoring"?
IGÇÖd like to discuss the major contributors to scoring. This seems pretty obvious, but I watch golfers practice one thing, when their game really needs another.
Playing The Game - 5/26/09
Getting Your Distance Right
Today, IGÇÖm addressing a question that I get quite often about how to gauge distance with your wedges.
Playing The Game - 5/12/09
Bunker Play Follow-Up
Since weGÇÖve been on the subject of bunker play the past week or so, I thought IGÇÖd address one last issue- length of the shot.
Playing The Game - 4/2/09
How Many Wedges Should I Carry?
It's not "How Many Wedges?" ItGÇÖs "How Many Scoring Options?"
Playing The Game - 3/27/09
Mine And One More
How many times have you hit a great drive, only to find it lying in a divot that some golfer before you didn't take a few minutes to fix?
Playing The Game - 3/17/09
Pre Round Warmup
I have a routine that is inspired by watching tour pros for quite a few years in the 1980s. So let me share that with you.
Playing The Game - 3/3/09
Taming the Wind
When the wind is swirling it is extremely hard to aim for the correct distance and direction. Any tips for getting closer to the hole so I can start making some birdies?
Playing The Game - 2/17/09
Sorting Out Wedge Confusion
This is the first of our regular Tuesday articles addressing questions from our readers. Make sure to submit new questions to Terry for your chance to win a wedge next week.
Playing The Game - 7/19/08
Tour Statistics: How Do Average Golfers Compare?
In yesterday's paper, a sidebar column listed the statistic top ten in various categories from the PGA Tour, Champions Tour and LPGA Tour.
Playing The Game - 5/29/08
Game Management Begins In The Bag
I had a question from a reader the other day, where he revealed he only carried the pitching wedge that came with his irons and a 60 degree lob wedge âÇô and of course, ...
Playing The Game - 2/3/08
The "Round Club" Mindset
This post is much more about your feedback than my postulating about something, but let me start the dialog. ItâÇÖs about what I call <strong><em>âÇ£Th...
Playing The Game - 6/20/07
Another Lesson From The US Open
One of the most glaring aspects of the U.S. Open that got my attention was the complete inability for the best players on the planet to hit any kind of quality golf shots from...
Playing The Game - 4/17/07
Playing Par 5's: Challenge Or Lay Up Like Zach Johnson ?
Last week I wrote about Zach Johnson's amazing win at Augusta. We can only imagine how his world has been turned upside down with a whole new level of media attention, demands on his time, and who knows what could be going on inside his mind.