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Video Lesson - Playing from tight lies

Dean Halford, the Online Golf coach, provides an on course golf lesson to Golfshake member Matt Holbrook.  In this video the focus is on playing from tight lies.


Bunker Tips - Keep the lower body solid

In this video Dean Halford, the Online Golf Coach, talks through making the right impact on the ball and correct contact through the hitting area by limiting movement.  The focus on this video is keeping the lower body solid and accelerating towards the target.


Putting Tips - What grip is right for you?

In this video Dean Halford, the Online Golf Coach, talks through some of the different putting grips and talks through the variances.



Video: The Takeaway

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through the takeaway which sets the foundations for the golf swing - providing basic technique and some key guidelines with set-up to help perfect your swing and initial takeaway.


Video: How to Eliminate the Reverse Pivot

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, offers some key advice on improving your swing and fixing one of the common faults found in amateur golfers with the reverse pivot. Eliminating the reverse pivot helps ensure correct weight transfer and a btter position to aid towards power in the swing ultimately helping towards an improved swing and shot.


Video: The Shank - Common Faults

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through the most common faults of the shank - one of the most destructive shots in golf.


Video: Start of the Downswing

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, is regularly asked what is the first movement of the start of the downswing. This video provides some simple guidelines for starting the downswing and aiding with a consistent swing through the sequence of movements of the downswing.


Controlling your ball flight when chipping

Roly Hitchcock, the golf manager at Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf and Spa, located on the Suffolk-Essex border, is a highly-respected teacher. Here, he shares some secrets to success with the short game


Video: Play a Knockdown Shot

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through some simple techniques to help play the knockdown shot, a perfect shot to play when you are left with that awkward shot between 2 club distances.


Video: Improve your Ball Striking

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, offers some tips to improve your ball striking helping to hit the ball out of the middle with less spin for straighter shots with better outcomes and controlled distance.


Video: Causes of a Slice

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through the causes of the slice and some of the simple techniques to help you control your swing to reduce the shape.


Video: Improve Your Driving

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through the techniques and set-up required to improve your drives with the goal of a more effective and consistent swing for further distance.


Video: How to Hit a Punch Shot

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks through the techniques to play the all important punch shot which is a great asset to have in any golfers repertoire.


Video: Creating Back Spin

Want to generate back spin like the pros ? Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks us through the some of principles that are required to give you best chance of creating back spin.


Video: Play the Stinger

Dean Halford talks through how to play 'The Stinger'.


Tuition: Perfect Golf Grip

PGA Pro Rick Shiels talks through the technique for a perfect grip and how to grip it right in this latest video.


Video: Perfect Posture

Rick Shiels talks through the perfect posture to help with power, balance, rotatation and to prevent injury.


Video: Align Yourself

Rick Shiels talks through improving your alignment on the golf course with a focus on aiming straight to hit it straight


Video: Grip It Right

Rick Shiels talks through the technique for a perfect grip.


Video: Commit to the Shot

Think like a Pro and commit fully to every shot.  The Online Golf Coach talks through how you can be be in total control and fully comitted to your golf swing.


Video: Generating Club Head Speed

The Online Golf Coach talks through the release of hands to generate club head speed, offering tips and advice to get everything working together as a unit releasing the hands correctly to generate more club head speed resulting in a better strike with more distance.


Video: Transferring Your Weight Drill

We all want to be able to hit it more consistent and gain more distance, this simple drill from the Online Golf Coach will help you with correct transfer of weight which in turn will allow you to commit fully to the shot, rotating through and transfer weight through the golf swing.


Video: The Swing Plane

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks us through the swing plane how it relates to you and effects your shots.


Video: The Swing Path

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, talks us through the swing path and the impact on the shot you hit.


Dean Halford

Dean Halford, The Online Golf Coach, is a PGA Advanced Pro who has worked on the European Tour and currently runs the London Golf Academy and is Head Coach of the Lee Westwood Academy.

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