12 Nights at the Academy: Mediate and Ballard
Rocco Mediate and swing coach Jimmy Ballard will discuss how Mediate changed his golf swing and resurrected his game after nearly retiring due to lingering back injuries.
12 Nights at the Academy: Gary Player
Gary Player, the most successful international golfer of all time and winner of 165 tournaments worldwide, reveals his secrets on how to play bunker shots.
Annika Sorenstam: Staying in shape
Annika Sorenstam shares some simple and insightful tips on how to keep your game and body in shape.
12 Nights at the Academy: Martin Hall
Martin Hall brings his own inventions and unique brand of teaching to help players in his three most important areas of improvement n this installment of "12 Nights at the Academy."
Jack Nicklaus on toughness
Jack Nicklaus teaches mental toughness and how to keep a good round going. Jack reveals the best tip he ever received was from his rival, Arnold Palmer.I putt. -Well, one of the magical components of this game is Arnold Palmer sharing his knowledge and his-- -Well, you know, I think that was pretty neat. I was a 22-year-old kid, my first year on the Tour, here's a top man in the game, came to me and said, "Jack, I think this will help you," and I think that was nice. That's what golfers do, they share their knowledge and they want the other fellows to play better. You know, I hope Arnold doesn't regret that he did that but Arnold and I have been great friends for many, many years and I thank him for that tip. -Well, he may regret it 'cause June that year, you ended up winning your playoff in the US Open but I'm sure-- -But in that time, I chipped just because he was there. -Good deal. Well, he shared with you, you've shared with us and obviously Golf My Way does that again and again. I appreciate the time you spent with us here in Golf Channel Academy and here at Jack Nicklaus Academy. Thank you so much. -Thanks, David, appreciate it.
12 Nights at the Academy: Dave Stockton
The hottest short-game instructor, Dave Stockton teaches his signature approach and is joined by his two sons, Dave Jr. and Ron, to provide tips on putting.can think which I think is a superior putter on Tour is Steve Stricker . I mean, his is almost at the point that the toe is in the ground-- -It almost looks vertical. -Almost vertical, and
12 Nights at Academy: Sean Foley
Sean Foley, Tiger Woods’ current swing coach, discusses swing drills he takes Woods through and the philosophy he instills in all of his students.know you're real proud of all of them, but a couple guys, Justin Rose and Hunter Mahan, had big seasons on the PGA Tour this year; multiple wins. They're gonna be starting 2011 at the SBS Championship at Kapalua in Hawaii, right here on Golf Channel,