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What to Look Forward to in Golf in 2017 [Infographic]

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February 2017 College of Golf Events

Keiser University’s College of Golf was recently represented at the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida. Community Resource Coordinator Liz Snyder, Executive Director of Golf Operations Dr. Eric Wilson, and Golf Program Director Brian Hughes set up a booth on the floor of the event and welcomed graduates, colleagues, and visitors throughout the week. […]

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What is a Pre-shot Routine?

Some of the best, and worst, golfers in the world have rituals they follow before every single shot they hit. This is called the pre-shot routine. The basic premise of the routine is to get yourself into the mindset to hit the ball as you want. It is just as much mental as physical, so […]

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A Grip for Your Yip

By Dr. TJ Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research South African star Charl Schwarzel uses a putting grip that’s designed to keep the right hand from overwhelming the left and shutting the face, a common cause of missed putts. He’s placed two tees in the form of a gate […]

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World’s Only Paraplegic PGA Professional, Dennis Walters Inspires Students

Dennis Walters, the world’s only paraplegic PGA Professional, recently visited Keiser University’s College of Golf and shared his inspiring story with students and staff. Labeled by PGA Professional and friend Wayne Warms as ‘the greatest story in the history of golf,’ Dennis is a testament to perseverance and tells everyone who attends his shows and […]

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You Don’t Do a Release, You Have One

By TJ Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Instructor If there is one thing you need to learn about the golf swing, it’s this: The closer to impact you get, the less you should be trying to do. Said in another way, less is more. Let’s be clear on one point — it is not through conscious […]

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Off to See the Wizard

By TJ Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Instructor Here is a sobering fact: Your brain doesn’t care what it learns — it doesn’t have a quality detector so, if you’re not on the ball, you’ll learn the bad right along with the good – and once you’ve learned the bad, it’s problematic getting it […]

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Donna White Awarded LPGA Nancy Lopez Golf Achievement Award

KEISER UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF GOLF PROFESSOR DONNA WHITE AWARDED LPGA NANCY LOPEZ GOLF ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Keiser University College of Golf Professor Ms. Donna White continues to garner accolades and recognition for her outstanding accomplishments, as she recently accepted the Ladies Professional Golf Association Teaching and Club Professional (LPGA T&CP) Nancy Lopez Golf Achievement Award at […]

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How to Add More Speed to Your Swing

Adding more speed to your swing speed is instrumental for anyone who wants to hit the ball a little farther from the tee, fairways, or greens. Faster speeds deliver more “punch” at impact which allows the ball to compress more. This compression is what makes the ball fly. Think about swing speed like you would […]

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How Golf Simulators Work [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sports Management with this graphic.</strong></p><br /> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/golf-simulators-work/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/How-Golf-Simulators-work.jpg’ alt=’How Golf Simulators Work’ width=’500′ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /> <p>   Golf simulators, also called virtual golf, allow you to play a variety of courses from around the world […]

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Why You Need Golf Shoes

Besides the fact that you need to look like a golfer to be a golfer, golf shoes provide numerous other benefits. Unless your name is Happy Gilmore, you’re not likely going to be running up to hit a golf ball. Golf shoes would hamper this great driver of the golf ball, but shoes could definitely […]

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When to Use Which Golf Club [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sports Management with this graphic.</strong></p> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/when-to-use-which-golf-club/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/When-to-use-which-golf-club.jpg’ alt=’When to Use Which Golf Club’ width=’600′ border=’0′ /></a></p> <p> The typical golf set has 14 clubs, so how do you know when to use which club? Here are some […]

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Cold Weather Golf Tips

  Brr! When the leaves have fallen and the air turns cold and crisp, you put the clubs away until spring. Maybe you head to warmer climates for a week of golf in February, or stop at an indoor driving range a time or two if your area has one. But for you, golf is […]

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Dumb Golf Rules That Should Go Away

Part of the appeal of golf is the tradition, rules, and sense of honor. What other sport do you know where a competitor calls a penalty on himself? That’s standard procedure in golf. On the other hand, golf is hundreds of years old — some rules make no sense anymore, or they were dubious all […]

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When was the LPGA founded? [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management with this graphic. The LPGA is the Ladies’ Professional Golf Association. It is one of the oldest running women’s professional sports organizations in the country. It was founded in 1950 by these 13 remarkable women: • Alice […]

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