Fitness and T.P.I. Category

Early Extension: Pelvis vs. Hips


Here is a great video that I found from the Dave Phillips (TPI Instructor) about the pelvis and early extension. Those of you who have worked with me know that I always draw a line on your rear end to check for early extension (or your hips moving inward toward the ball). This is a […]

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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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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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GURU TV – The Flying Right Elbow (TPI Fitness Archive)


As I continue to film new episodes of Guru TV, If you have come to my blog late and haven’t seen some of my old video shows, I thought I would bring back a few of the archives from days of old. This is a video that I did with one of my students and […]

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Are You Getting The Most Out of Your Workout? Get Out Of the Box!


As you know I work hard on my fitness. I am a big runner and recently completed my third marathon this past October (Chicago Marathon). I am not fortunate to have a very high metabolism, so i have to work hard to keep my weight down and to stay fit. I gain weight by just looking at […]

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C-Prime: You have to check this product out


First of all, I am not getting paid or have I even met anyone associated with this company but I had to share this new product with Guru Nation. I recently had one of my elite juniors out for a tune-up and I noticed a ring in his back pocket. I thought, “I didn’t know […]

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GURU TV – “Sliders & Swayers”-Fitness Episode #4


The 4 areas of your golf game that you must work on are: 1)The full swing 2)the short game/putting 3)The mental game and 4)YOUR FITNESS What does your fitness regimen include? Are you working on your weak areas? Do you know where your weak links are? Find a ceritified TPI Instructor and get an assessment […]

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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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GURU TV – Fitness Episode #3 “The flying right elbow”


Do you find your arms seperating in your backswing? Ideally, the distance between the elbows should stay the same from address to the top of your swing. I know this isn’t a fundamental as there have been a few pretty good players play with a high rear arm, such as: Jack Nicklaus, Angel Cabrerra 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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