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Golf Handicap Updates – 2024

Guest post from golf trainer, Allen Jackson, explains the basics of the handicap system and the new changes set by the WHS. (World Handicap System) Golf handicapping has taken a significant turn due to efforts to make golf more user-friendly. In simple terms, a golf handicap is a numerical measure of a golfer’s skill. It…

How To Put Backspin On A Golf Ball

Golf Swing Feature

In golf, like any other sport, there are certain tricks that only those who have been playing the game for some time are capable of. Even then, they are tricks that are difficult to perform or only work under certain circumstances. If you’ve ever heard of golfers putting backspin on their ball, this is one…

Do Too Much Of This And You Are Guaranteed To Fail At Golf

Every Shot Must Have A Purpose

You’re standing in the tee box of the par 5 third hole on your home golf course. You just bogied the last hole—a par 3, and now you’re facing one of the longest holes on the course, woods on the right and a pond that runs the full length of the fairway on the left. If you don’t…

Downhill Golf Shots – How Far Can You Go?

The second hole at my home course on Cape Cod is a par 4 with the tee box at the top of one hill and the green at the top of a hill that’s around a bit of a corner. It’s like playing golf on a roller coaster and the results are always unexpected. I…