Hitting against a firm left side, The Secret to generating power in the golf swing

What do these different actions have in common? The Karate Chop – The fine art of harnessing and coalescing all your body’s energy into one impactful moment ? The Baseball Home Run – Utilizing a technique known as ‘Torque Hitting’

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Left foot planted? Or not? Golf’s secret to timing

My initial introduction to the golf swing found me overswinging on my backswing – causing my left foot (heel) to come off the ground. Replanting that left foot triggered my downswing – and I found it to be a natural

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Golf Exercises–Improve your balance and your shoulder turn

When people talk about golf specific exercises, they seem to include everything from weight-lifting to yoga to simple stretching. While no exercise is detrimental, some exercises target ‘golfing muscles’ more than others. What makes an exercise a GOLF specific exercise?

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ONE simple tip to get out of a bunker (every single time)

Bunkers (greenside bunkers) pose a mortal threat to most amateur golfers. In my case, this was literally true (I once encountered a deadly cobra in a bunker in India). However, getting a ball out of a bunker should not feel

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The Magic of the Hands–Henry Cotton’s Genius

The driving principle of this golf blog (Golf Tips for Beginners), is to inculcate an INTUITIVE approach to golf.  Henry Cotton, a famous British golfer (three times British Open Champion), popularized a radical approach to the game of golf. Everything

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The secret (the ONLY secret) to putting

As a putter, although several coaches tried to give me advice, I continued to build on my own putting technique. Whenever a coach tried to teach me the ‘correct’ putting grip – or the correct posture – I listened respectfully

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