Golf Tips Blog Posts

Benefits of Winter Golf

January 8th, 2017

I love to play golf in the winter, and here are just a few reasons why: 1. Energy lasts longer. The winter temperatures can be in the 60s and lower which is refreshing and allows my metabolism to stay steady, therefore, energy is longer lasting. Temperatures in the 80s and 90s require a higher metabolism that burns… Read More…

The Many Gifts of Golf

December 15th, 2016

To play golf, one must make choices that eventually lead us to valuable, long-term gifts that keep giving long after the last hole is played. The more we pursue the game, the more these gifts manifest in our lives. Golf gifts us with patience, revealing that tragedy can turn into triumph. Failure opens the door to… Read More…

Golf, A Game of EASE

October 17th, 2016

I want all golfers and non-golfers that are missing out on the EASE of Golf to learn the true spirit of the game. The acrostic below helps touch on a few starting points. Effortless technique ABCD Synergy Enjoyable Think about the nicknames of popular golfers. Ernie Ells is the “Big Easy” or “Easy Ernie.” Larry Mize and… Read More…

Transferring Skills to the Course

September 19th, 2016

Playing golf correctly can be achieved through many other daily activities. Typing on the keyboard, driving a car, sitting on the beach, playing video games and eating well are activities most of us do. Many people, both golfers and non-golfers, have preconceived ideas about how to play the game. As an instructor/coach, I often hear these… Read More…

Get Schooled with Golf

August 15th, 2016

Kids will be back in school before we know it, but Hilton Head Island offers plenty of ways to prevent summer Brain Drain. A golf course is a fun outdoor classroom complete with fresh air, friends, open spaces and hands-on learning opportunities. From math and science to responsibility and etiquette, get schooled on the course… Read More…

Staying Cool on the Course

July 5th, 2016

Staying cool is vital to a successful golf outing. Golf on Hilton Head Island is fun because of the game—it is social and it is outdoors. However, the outdoor part can mean hot temperatures and ruin your game, as well as your fun. Here are 18 tips to help you keep your cool during 18… Read More…

A Game for a Lifetime

June 16th, 2016

Families that play together stay together. Golf is life and life centers on the family. Family members help each other develop confidence to ensure victory over the unique tasks and challenges of life. The game of golf allows families to bond while facing the challenges of learning new skills, plus playing and practicing together creates… Read More…

What’s In Your Bag?

May 17th, 2016

Golf clubs are the equipment we use to hit the golf ball out on the beautiful golf courses on Hilton Head Island. A golf club has three parts—the head, the shaft and the grip. The Rules of Golf determine club design specifications, but the club maker’s goal is to create golf clubs, within these specifications,… Read More…

Pretty in Plaid: Ways to Wear Plaid at the RBC Heritage

April 8th, 2016

The RBC Heritage, South Carolina’s only PGA TOUR event, returns April 11-17 to the Harbour Town Golf Links in The Sea Pines Resort with not only incredible players, but a relaxed ambiance, playful atmosphere and plaid, that everyone (and their mother) seems to be wearing. As far as traditions go, wearing plaid to the RBC… Read More…

The Dance of the Golfer

March 28th, 2016

Everyone likes a dance party. The dancers dance and the non-dancers stand to the side watching, observing, dreaming, and wishing. “Dancing with the Stars” is popular because it allows amateur dancers to experience professional dancing. But this notion does not just hold true to dancing; it applies across many sports, including golf. Better players often are gracious… Read More…