Physical Literacy for Junior Golfers

The advantages of children playing multi sports are tenfold. The more sports children play the more they well develop their movement and athletic ability. Golf is a late specialization sport, giving children plenty of time to develop their movement. Those that have developed their athletic ability at a young age Read more…

Golf Shark Attack

Bruce the shark is coming to town! Junior Golf Coaching taster sessions, 7th & 8th of April. Ages 5 – 12, all abilities welcome & equipment provided. 30 minute sessions, £2 per session per junior. Booking required. Times available –  Saturday 7th 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm. Sunday Read more…

2018 Golf Coaching prices

Please be advised as of the new year my hourly rate will now be £47.50. This is reflective of  my continued professional development over the last year where I have completed 15 days of training. I have also expanded upon my qualifications in Golf Biomechanics. Details of some of the courses Read more…

Junior Coaching – Chipping

Junior Coaching Junior coaching is a big interest of mine and I’m always looking to keep learning and improving as a coach. As such I wanted to do a bit of research to look at the potential effects different coaching methods may have. I recently completed a 6 week project with Read more…

Effective Practice

On a daily basis I see plenty of players hitting balls on the range. If the majority of these players are hitting balls purely because they enjoy it and have no real goals then it is time well spent. However if the goal is improvement on the golf course then Read more…

Compression

There seems to be a few different theory’s out there on how much difference, low V High compression golf balls can make on ball flight. As such I tested out each using a launch monitor to get some accurate data, the results were pretty interesting.  I based all of this Read more…

Masters Champion

I’m a big fan of Danny Willet and thought his performance at the Masters especially over the last few holes under intense pressure was fantastic. I actually had a bet on him to win the Masters last year! His golf swing is very functional and one that can hold up Read more…

Swing Changes

The picture above is from a recent lesson, my student was hitting fairly consistent pull hooks. At the start of the session he stated the goal was to straighten out his ball flight, ideally he wanted to hit a draw. The data from the last shot at the bottom of Read more…

Golf Lesson

Above is a picture of a recent lesson of mine. On the left is the students golf swing before the lesson and on the right once we made some changes. This student was hitting a lot of low left shots with the irons and struggling to gain good contact, distance Read more…

Fundamentals

Morten Madson is a player who has had 3 fairly consistent years on the European tour and was in contention in several tournaments last year. He also turned pro off plus 6 so the guy can play. In the picture below of him setting up to hit driver you can Read more…