Dana Rader Golf School Programs Category

The Ultimate Putting Experience Recap


After finishing our first annual Putting School, I thought I would just give a recap and the feedback that we got from our participants. First of all I want to thank my coaching partner, Nancy Harvey for being such an outstanding counterpart. Nancy is such a great coach and I have so much fun doing […]

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Guru TV (archive) – Open Championship Week: The Knockdown Shot


Second to the Masters, the “Open Championship” is my favorite majors to watch because of the history and also because of the different style golf that will be played. This year at Royal St. George’s you will see the top players in the world fight the elements. It will be windy and rainy and they […]

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The Putting School with The Guru and Nancy Harvey


Are you really getting the most out of your golf score? Are you hitting the ball better but not seeing the results on the scorecard? Putting is nearly half of your score yet you put no practice time in to improve it. Does your putter fit you and is this important? How should I practice […]

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Junior Elite Training System Update: Training Champion Golfers


As most of you know, I started a new junior golf program for elite juniors called (J.E.T.S.) that includes 2 coaching sessions per month as well as 2 private lessons per month as well. I wanted to do something different from the normal junior golf program so I partnered with my T.P.I. level 3 trainer, Mark […]

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“The Swinkey” : My newest training aid is becoming my favorite…..find out why?


My boss came by the other day to watch me teach for a bit and noticed this Carolina Blue pole in my bag and was curious. “What is that?” she asked. “It’s my Swinkey I said” I proceeded to show her all of the uses that were possible as I unscrew the top of my training aid. […]

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Latest Golf Illustrated Column: How Do YOU start your downswing? A sneak preview


Here is my latest column for Golf Illustrated that will come out in the Summer issue in June. I will also have a feature article titled “Hands and Arms University” so go get it when it comes out. I think that it is important that we understand the golf swing but as coaches we must […]

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J.E.T.S. (junior elite training system): A different way to teach junior golfers


In an attempt to revamp our junior golf program this season, I took the reins on our elite junior program. I was already coaching several very good junior players so I came up with a system that I thought would bring them together and help take their games to another level. I was already doing […]

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The Guru and Todd Sones: Opening Presentation of Scoring Game School


Here is the video that I promised of Todd Sones opening presentation of our scoring game school that we did together: Follow me on twitter @twitter.com/golfgurutv…..to schedule a lesson with the guru call 704-542-7635 or visit our website at http://www.danarader.com See you on the lesson tee, Jason

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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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Guru TV – How To Change Your Swing On the Golf Course


One of the most frequent questions that I get as an instructor is,”Guru, How do I get my swing back on track when things go wrong on the golf course.” If I could market that answer I would be a rich man. After studying the best players in the world and watching how they manage […]

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