The first thing I always look at when arriving at a new course is how the players are practicing.
This week’s Shell Houston Open will feature a strong field, led by
Birdies tend to get all the attention on the PGA Tour and for good reason. Generally, the player with the most of them has the best chance to win the golf tournament.
If you want to start shooting better scores, spending practice time on your short game is the quickest way to accomplish that goal.
Being a good chipper of the golf ball requires plenty of practice, but it also takes some imagination and the ability to execute a game plan.