The Mental Side Category

Golfers….Stop Majoring In the Minors!! Keys To Being A Better Student


I haven’t posted anything new in a while and received an excellent topic from one of my twitter friends, Blaze Grinn (click to follow him on twitter), which is “How to keep your students on task?” I know I post a lot about how we can get better as coaches and teachers but this is about […]

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A Guest Post From “The Golf Geek”: How Rat Poison Can Get You Target Focused


Here is a guest post from my good friend Allan from the U.K. He has a passion for the game and some great insight. I always enjoy a view from a passionate golfer and I hope you enjoy this insightful and creative post. Please leave a comment below. About the Author Dr Geek is a […]

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What Can I Do For You?


Welcome to your full service golf information blog. If this is your first day viewing my blog, welcome to Guru Nation. For those of you who follow me, thank you and let’s get busy on making this upcoming golf season the best ever. I have my goals in place and am very motivated to help […]

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20 Days With the Guru, Day 19: How To Choose A Golf Coach


As you set your goals for 2011, your golfing success could hinge on getting the right coaching for you and your game. Golf is a game that is difficult to learn without another set of eyes and some guidance through the learning process. This is why the best players in the world on the P.G.A. […]

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King Louis Dominates The Open: His Classic Swing and The Red Dot


Louis Oosthuizen, the young South African, dominates the 2010 British Open with some steady driving and unbelievable ball striking. How about the live pro tracer that they used on the 17th, now that was cool technology. I have had some questions about the red dot on Louis’ glove and what I thought he used it for […]

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Guru’s Keys To Breaking 80:”How To Join This Elite Club”


Every golfer has goals. Mostly of breaking one of three scoring barriers: breaking 100, breaking 90 or breaking 80. The lower you get the more difficult this achievement becomes. According to NGT Research, there are over 60 million golfers in the world today and less than half of them will never break 100.  33% will break […]

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Predicting Ball Flight is The Key To Great Golf:Whatever the Ball Flight


Great golf is about predicting the shot you are about to hit, simple as that. I get aggravated with students that I work with that think that they must hit a draw. There was a guy named Nicklaus (whom I named my very son after) that won a few tournaments while playing a fade. Ben Hogan talked […]

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Are You Shooting at Every Flag?


I haven’t posted much on the mental side but this is something that I teach in my playing lessons every time. Most amateurs have no business even looking at a flag that isn’t in the center of the green. If there were no flags in the greens, what would you shoot? Most of you would […]

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