Club Fitting and Equipment Category

The Guru On “Titleist Fitters Forum” – My Golf Channel Experience


A few months ago, I was approached by my Titleist rep and was asked to do a few shows on the Golf Channel called “The Titleist Fitters Forum.” I kindly accepted and wanted to share my first episode and a few thoughts on the experience. I did 4 shows total which included the first ever putter fitting segment […]

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My Day With a Short Game Master


Every year as I compose my goals for my life and career,  I also update a list that I started about 15 years ago called my life list. A bucket list of sorts that included things that I wanted to do in my career. Several of them involve working with other top coaches. If you want to […]

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TrackmanTour Numbers and The Importance of an Expert Fitter


Club fitting has always been a high priority for me as a teacher. An expert fitter has the ability to make the teacher look like a genius by giving the student a tool that fits him or her and allowing them to reach their golfing potential. At the Dana Rader Golf School, we have one of […]

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Time To Get Your Groove On


With all the talk this weekend about” Groovegate” and some professional golfers getting called cheaters, I thought I would weigh in on this new groove situation. Do you understand the rule?What is this loophole that Ping is involved in? What does all this mean for the recreational golfer. I will attempt to answer all of these questions as […]

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P.G.A. Show New Product Review


I have had a few days to review and discuss what myself and my colleagues liked at the show. I have been going to the show for about the last 10 years and it has definitely changed in the fact that some of the companies have pulled out but there was still quite a buzz and […]

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P.G.A. Show Update


Welcome to my first away game post. I am coming to you from the Orlando Airport as I wait on my flight back to Charlotte. It is now about 60 degrees and it looks like it is about 25 in Charlotte. It was a very productive show but I am looking forward to getting back […]

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What’s In The Bag of The Guru?


I am often asked,”Guru, what kind of clubs are you playing this year?” I thought that I would give everyone a look inside my golf bag. I have been a Callaway Staff Member for many years and my outstanding sales rep, Tim Garrett, keeps me in the latest technology. So here is a sneak peak […]

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