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Fake it and you will make it

As he holed the putt to win the Masters, Adam Scott raised both hands exultantly to the sky.  There were a few thousand spectators around the green throwing their arms up in unison.  Raising your arms is a universal celebration, and as well as being a signal of victory it is also a signal strength. There has been plenty written …

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Ground force: why great golf swings start from the feet

One principle that applies in sport is that when your feet are in contact with the ground is that you use the ground for stability and production of power.  This video explains how that principle works in the golf swing.

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The Rope Feel of a Golf Swing

It’s amazing how powerful images are and their effect on how we behave in golf.  I’m talking about perceptions of the swing, not good or poor behaviour on the course! As golfers we are striking a stationary ball with the objective of propelling it down the fairway; ideally straight and through the air.  This thought of making it become airborne …

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