Brunton: Three traits of a champion golfer
Golf Channel Academy Lead Coach Henry Brunton share three traits of a champion golfer. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Target practice: Horschel explains wedge drills
Billy Horschel shares his practice techniques for controlling distance on wedge shots. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Leadbetter explains Ko's grip-down swing
David Leadbetter explains Lydia Ko's grip down swing technique for distance control on in-between shots. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Bowe: Calibrate your putting stroke
Golf Channel Academy Lead Coach Ed Bowe teaches how to improve your distance control no matter the speed of the greens.
Tiger in 2000: Wedge distance control
Tiger Woods explains the swing drill he learned from his father for controlling wedge shot distance. This classic Academy Live video is from April 11, 2000.and so on. And from there, when I'm out there on the golf course and I've got a number that I like for each position on the clock, I go ahead and just hit it.
Cook: Control trajectory for precise distance control
John Cook and Charlie Rymer share why controlling ball flight trajectory is the key for precise distance control with irons. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.very realistic in figuring out Right. exactly how far they hit the golf ball . What's the process for learning how far you hit the golf ball ? Not how far you think you hit the golf ball . [ LAUGH ] but how far you actually hit the golf ball . Yes, that's very important Charlie, you're exactly right in It's about controlling your trajectory. You gotta remember that the, whatever you have
School of Golf: Distance control wedge play tips
School of Golf's Martin Hall and Sara Brown explain launch angle and smash factor terms, and show how the 60-40-50 drill can improve your wedge play distance control. Watch School of Golf on Golf Channel.to talk about launch angle in a minute, and this sort of high jump Thingymajiggy here is gonna talk about long term. But let me explain what smash factor is. Smash factor comes from something called
Mitchell Spearman: First Aid for Your Putting Stroke
Golf Channel Academy Lead Coach Mitchell Spearman demonstrates how practicing with a simple Band-Aid can lead to more sweet-spot contact and improved speed and distance control.done that. But the reason being is I'm trying to identify the sweet spot in the center, and what it feels like to make contact there. Obviously if I hit it out the heel or the
Learn distance control on greens
Annabel Rolley shows off a drill to help you gain distance control with your putting on the green. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.trying to dial in my distance control. Whether you're hitting a five foot putt or a 50 foot putt , can be tricky to know just how hard to hit a putt. It's not about how hard to hit a putt. The
Look, ma, one hand! Paige's simple putting drill
Paige Mackenzie gives a tip on how to practice controlling distance in your putting stroke. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.hole, and there's been several professionals, both on the LPGA and the PGA Tour that look at the hole. And again, the goal here is to. To get a good relaxed grip pressure, to create a
Zach Johnson Gives Tips for Wedge Distance Control
Zach Johnson shows amateurs a few drills on how to practice distance control with their wedges. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.his hands. Approaches from 50 to 75 yards last season on the PGA Tour , top 10. From 75 to 100, top 5. Scrambling from the rough. Fifth as well. Another top five performance. And he touched
Augusta's slopes: How to deal with uneven lies
Phil Blackmar, John Cook and Chris DiMarco on the challenges facing players at Augusta National on Sunday. Learn tips on how to deal with sloping, uneven lies and what do when in between clubs on approach shots.the, up into the sky. Or down closer to the ground. Well Augusta National is a place where you have to, be in control of your distance control. You have to. If you're not in, in control of that. If you can't put it the right distance, you're in, gonna be in a lot of trouble on this golf course .
Wedge-ucation: Pressel on distance control
Morgan Pressel shares the keys to controlling spin with her wedges for consistent distance.back to 2007 a very good year for you. You won your major championship at the new A&A Inspiration the old Kraft Nabisco . Your wedge play Saturday and Sunday on the 18th hole. It was as if you played the hole backwards. You laid up