So what is confidence and where does it come from? Or even more importantly, why can we lose it and where does it go? One definition of confidence is "the belief that one can count on something". When it comes to confidence in golf, it isn't always as easy to explain ...
We were all beginner golfers at some point. It's easy to get off on the wrong track in golf when you're a beginner. Here's 10 beginner mistakes to avoid when you start your golf journey. 10. Buying expensive equipment Sure, equipment technology has come a long way. However, it can be daunting getting equipped with all … Continue reading Golf Tips for Beginners: 10 Mistakes You Can Avoid
One of the hottest topics in the game of golf today is pace of play. Whether at your local club or on the pro circuit, pace of play is becoming an issue. I truly believe golf was intended to be a 4 hour game for 18 holes of play, with no exceptions. Ok, there may … Continue reading Pace of Play
You often hear amateur golfers say that they play their best golf once they stop caring, or at the beginning of the year after a bit of lay off from golf. Often attributing it to not having any expectation and therefore being more relaxed and loose out there. Then once they start seeing some good … Continue reading Expectations in Golf
How many times have you seen someone berating themselves on the course after a poor shot? It happens all the time, whether it's yourself or your playing partner. The words "way to slice it in the water you idiot" or "leave another putt short you chicken" are heard echoing down the fairways. We've all been … Continue reading Be Your Own Caddy
My girlfriend Beth and I got into San Francisco the eve of playing Pebble Beach Golf Links (click for their website) for the first time. It was December 29th, and our 9:15am tee time the following day felt surreal. We took the coastal highway down to Santa Cruz during sunset, stopped for some delicious Mexican … Continue reading My First Trip to Pebble Beach Golf Links