MODERN GOLF THOUGHTS
Mechanics, Feel, Visualization & Psychology
Modern Golf Thoughts presents Swing Keys, simple fundamentals to consistently trigger your swing. Keep these Swing Keys in mind to sustain good play on the course.
Experiment with many Swing Keys during practice. Identify the ones, which trigger your swing best, then focus on these Swing Keys during your rounds. Note which Swing Keys work best during practice, why they are effective, and what your swing feels like during good shots.
Modern Golf Thoughts groups the fundamentals of mechanics, feel, visualization, and psychology according to separate parts of the golf swing. Simply find the chapter that explains the part of your swing which needs improvement. Individual chapters can be read in any order.
The ultimate goal of Modern Golf Thoughts is to improve your golf game. When you understand and apply a few Swing Keys to your game, your progress will be immediate and swift. Most golfers will be able to cut their handicaps in half within four months.
The following pages provide insights into the application of these principles by examining videos of professional golfers.
- Basic Principles — Phil Mickelson Plays Backwards Wedge Shot
Learn to deeply concentrate on the fundamental elements of every golf shot and putting stroke. Great putting is THE critical aspect of low scoring.
- Putting — Nancy Lopez Putts Lights Out 2:34-3:20
Master the fundamental aspects of golf's most important shot. Putt past the hole so you have a chance to make 100% of your attempted putts.
- Strategy — Jack Nicklaus Talks Golf Course Strategy
Solve each golf hole's puzzle--recognizing its opportunities or difficulties. Attack the 6 easiest holes and play defensively the 6 hardest holes.
- Address — Tiger Woods Rips a Perfect Drive
Perfect positioning at address lays the foundation for a flawless golf swing. Establish the perfect grip, stance, posture, aim, and alignment.
- Backswing — Mickey Wright's Perfect Swing Ruled in the 1960's
Discover the perfect backswing moves to easily execute a precise and powerful downswing. Establish a long swing arc on the correct plane.
- Downswing — Arnold Palmer's Hard and Quick Leg Drive
Execute the proper sequence of motion to deliver a square clubface to the ball at impact--producing straight, high, powerful golf shots.
- Follow-Through — Ben Hogan's Classic Golf Swing
Keep your head down for a full second after impact to ensure your head was down and still at the moment of impact--causing a square, solid ball strike.
- Whole Swing — Yani Tseng Has A Nearly Perfect Swing
Realize why you must swing at 90% power for maximum accuracy and why your arms must feel like they are moving very slowly throughout the swing.
- Psychology — Robin Williams Discusses the True Nature of Golf
Learn how to cultivate certain qualities of mind and psychological goals--ones which allow your body to perform at your highest physical skill levels.
- Chipping — Paul Runyan Is the Short Game Genius
Golf chipping describes all aspects of the shot most similar to putting. It is a shoulders and arms swing, so never hinge or break your wrists.
- Pitching — Tom Watson's Perfect Pitch Shot 3:12-3:36
Golf pitching explains all elements of this part-swing shot played near the greens, including strategy, mechanics, and feel.
- Sand Play Greenside — Ai Miyazato Blasts from Bunker for Eagle 3
Teaches the techniques of playing great bunker shots near the greens. Swing 3 times harder on the downswing than you would for the same pitch shot.
- Sand Play Fairway — Top 10 Great Fairway Bunker Shots
Conveys the fundamentals of playing the difficult fairway bunker shots. Select one club more than you would use for the shot from a grass lie.
- Practice — Mark Wilson Tells You How To Practice Like A Pro
Practice time: Spend 2/3 of your practice time on shots 100 yds. and closer. Spend 2/3 of your putting practice time on putts 12 ft. and closer.
- Special Shots — Tiger Woods Hits Left-Handed Recovery Shot
Reveals swing keys for specific situations and conditions--how to play in high winds, put extra spin on a wedge shot, or hit from non-level lies.
Modern Golf Thoughts provides an understanding of golf which you can use to continually develop your game.
The Golf Sage wishes you perfect discernment, swift improvement, and good luck with your golf game!
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