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Selecting a Golf Professional is Tough, Here are a few easy Ways to Complete the Process

Steps to Finding a golf professional

You’ve decided to take golf lessons but how do you select a golf professional?  How do you know if you will like your instructor?  What if you don’t understand what he or she is telling you to do?  Learn what to look for when selecting a golf professional.  [MORE]

Taking Golf Lessons What should you expect to learn

What to expect when taking golf lessons.

What will your golf professional help you learn during a lesson?  Will he or she change my entire swing?  Can I improve with just one lesson?  These are some questions you may ask your professional when you take a golf lesson.  Learn what else you can expect when taking a golf lesson. [MORE]

(Photo credit:  SuzyWhaleyGolf.com/Montana Pritchard)

 

Healthy Snacks to Keep Your Game Going on the Golf Course

Healthy Golf Snacks

Ditch the hotdog, chips and Snickers bar at the turn and try some healthful snacks instead the next time you play golf.  You will avoid any sugar crashes and may even play better.  [MORE]

 

Tips for Playing Golf during the Summer Heat

Playing Golf in the Heat

You’ve waited all season for good weather to play golf and now it’s excessively warm.  Here are some helpful hints to help you keep cool, while playing in the summer heat.  [MORE]

 

Are You Game?

Are You Game? Sign up for the EWGA Par 3 Challentge - Palm Beach

Are you up for the Challenge?  The EWGA Par 3 Challenge charity golf event is Saturday June 25th at the Palm Beach Par 3 – hosted by the Executive Women's Golf Association to benefit LPGA-USGA Girls Golf.

Some come out to play – and bring a partner -- Two person teams - either two women or a man and woman  - and enjoy the Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course right on the Atlantic Ocean. Everyone's invited to support little girls with big dreams. Are you game? Get more info and sign-up at ewgapar3.com

Barriers to Playing Good Golf

Barriers to playing good golf

What barriers keep you from playing good golf?  Not enough sleep?  No confidence?  Slow Play?  Check out the common barriers and how you can overcome them and play your best golf.  [MORE]

 

How to Design a More Interesting Golf Ball

Designer Golf Balls

Golf has evolved a lot from the 14th century. Early golf balls were either leather filled with cow's hair or solid wood. Soon "featheries". hit the scene. They were hand-sewn leather with chicken or goose feathers and coated with white paint. 

Jump to the 21st century and now we have stylized golf balls. Varick golf balls has added metallic and neon-patterned to the already crowded market. 

Sure is gonna be tough finding a place to mark the patterned ball! [MORE]

Photo Credit: The Golf Wire

 

The Secret to Business Success in Five Easy Steps

Business Success in 5 easy steps

Some habits are good - walking 10,000 steps each day; drinking 8 glasses of water, etc. An Entrepreneur Magazine article lists five daily habits for a successful businessperson. 

1.) Accentuate the positive - surround yourself with positive people. 

2.) Be a bookworm - stay current with what is going on around you and the world. 

3.) Take responsibility for mistakes.

4.) Remember the golden rule - say please and thank you.

5.) Set long and short-term goals. 

Using these tips will soon see you in the C Suite.

 

Myths about the Golf Swing

myths about the golf swing

Why do people tell golfers to keep their head down?   Do you have to keep your left arm straight?   Here are some common myths about the golf swing and how to correct the unsolicited advice.  [MORE]

Women's Golf Day is June 7th - Where will You be?

June 7th marks International Women's Golf Day. Over 400 locations in 18 countries will be celebrating. Many places it is free. Join women and girls around the world on June 7th. Sign up at womensgolfday.com.

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2016 Sports Participation on the Decline

The decline in Fitness in America

The statistics are in and they aren't promising. Physical activity in Americans has declined 1.3 million from 2014 to 2015. 

The red flags are highlighting the severity of the "inactivity panademic". There is a trend of being "casual" sports participants instead of "frequent" sports participants, according to a recent report from Phit America.  [more]

Photo Credits: phitamerica.org

 

Why are the Rules of Golf so Easily Misunderstood?

USGA Rules of Golf

Think you know the Rules of Golf?  Why are they so tricky to understand?  Here’s a list of the 10 Most Misunderstood Rules and the fact behind the myth.  [MORE]