Tag: top tips

Know your yardages and the importance of gapping!

Do you really know your yardages? Are your clubs set up and gapped correctly? If you don't answer yes to both these questions you are putting yourself at a disadvantage.  read more ...


Bunker Tips - Why bounce is important for bunker play

Dean Halford, the Online Golf Coach, talks through understanding the role of the clubs and the importance of bounce in each of the clubs when it comes to improving your short game and bunker play. read more ...


Golf tips for playing in the wind

Playing in the wind is tricky, quite often it pays to change your technique and learn how to hit the ball lower and controlling your ball flight. read more ...


Get a grip! Leather v Rubber

The golf industry is always looking for new breakthroughs in technology, whether it’s lighter shafts, new lighter and sronger materials for heads or adjustable facetechnology. However, sometimes we need to take one step back to take two steps forwards. read more ...


Custom Fitting - Why the putter is all important!

Master clubmaker and manager of the European Senior Tour Van explains why golfers should be thinking about getting their putter custom fitted as a mater of course.? read more ...


Learning from The Wolf of Wall Street

Andy Griffiths explains why the Wolf of Wall Street can help us understand what is important in our game and how we can fulfil our potential through better scoring. read more ...


The perfect time to MOT your golf clubs

Master clubmaker, Neil Cooke suggests that the off -season is the perfect time for you to asses your clubs and find out if any tweaks or changes need to be made... read more ...


Do you really know how far you hit the ball?

So do you know how far you hit the ball? Master Clubmaker Neil Cooke looks at how we can be sure how far we hit the ball and how most club set-ups are in need a of a tweak or two.. read more ...


Does Par Matter?

What does par really mean? Anything? When the difference in length between a par 4 and 5 can be as little as a yard, is it logical to decide that you ‘should’ take one less shot on the par 4? read more ...


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. read more ...


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. read more ...


Silent Mind Putting - How To Putt Like You Never Miss

In Silent Mind Putting: How to putt like you never miss, peak performance guru Robin Sieger dispels the fear that surrounds putting and shows how his intuitive SILENT MIND approach can be used to improve performance on the greens. read more ...


The mental game ...... Waste of money or a real must for EVERYBODY

You don't need to convince us we've seen the benefits of focusing your mental preparation for some time but recently Golfshake member and Gtour tournament player Daniel Alvarez undertook the Pre-Shot coaching programme. read more ...


Video Special: Robin Sieger - Coping with Pressure

This short video offers some insight on dealing with the mental game of golf and coping with pressure & choking; offering thoughts on why when faced with a pressure shot do we not make it? What can we do to stop choking? read more ...


Understand the How and Why of Your Ball Flight

Andy Griffiths gives some facts on impact and ball flight and explains how to analyse what you do. read more ...


Tips to Stop Slow Play in Golf

We've all heard the saying: 'Keep up with the group in front not in front of the group behind' simply, slow play is caused by a general lack of awareness of what’s happening on the course and ones responsibility to other players. Read our tips to help combat slow play. read more ...


How to Choose the Right Putter

There can be more to choosing a putter than you think especially with custom fit options available. Golfshake takes a look at why choosing the right putter is important and how you could potentially save shots off your game. read more ...


Bounce - Explained

Whether buying a new club, particularly a wedge or going for a lesson often the term bounce comes up. So what exactly is this in golf terms? read more ...


MOI - Explained

The world’s leading manufacturers are constantly talking about MOI in relation to the golf equipment that they manufacture. Whether it is high MOI, increased MOI or in some cases low MOI! So what exactly is this mysterious stuff? read more ...


Custom Fit - Why Bother ?

Custom fitting is now recognised as being an important part of any purchase of golf equipment, but many still choose to ignore the benefits and buy ‘off the shelf’. So what are the real benefits of custom fitting and why should you always have it done when buying new or second hand equipment? read more ...


Why Tiger Always USED to win on a Sunday and why England DON’T win World Cups!

Up to the point that Y.E.Yang broke the  run of 14:0  Tiger Woods had enjoyed a truly incredible run of victories going into the last round of a major. read more ...


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