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Can New Rules in Golf Draw Greater Fan Interest?

Golf’s rules have been pretty much the same for over a century. Although a few tweaks here and there, the sport hasn’t seen a major overhaul of any kind in some time. A lack of change has made many feel that the simple game of golf is stale in its steadfast ways. Golf Colleges have […]

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33 Proposed Rule Changes in Golf [Infographic]

You’ve likely heard the buzz by now about the proposed rule changes in golf. To make it easier for you, we’ve created this handy ingfographic to help you review the changes quickly. Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf with […]

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Knuckles Down for Penetrating Ball Flight

by TJ Tomasi, College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research What the clubface is doing at impact determines the quality of the strike – in fact where it’s pointing determines 75-85% of the initial starting direction of your golf ball. In addition to directional control, good players decrease clubface loft at impact to […]

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March 2017 Events at College of Golf

Keiser University College of Golf Students Attend Short Game Clinic College of Golf students recently attended a Short Game Clinic conducted by PGA Professionals Brian Hughes, Frank Longabucco and David Wixson. The topic of the clinic was World Class Chipping and focused on the methods and techniques taught by PGA Tour coach James Sieckmann. In […]

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Aim Small to Trigger Your Brain’s in-House Guidance System

By Dr. TJ Tomasi, College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research It’s safe to say that most golfers don’t aim correctly, and, the farther away the target, the more ambiguous their aim becomes, until with the driver, they’re aiming like “north,” which is a nice direction, but not much of a target. The […]

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Wrinkles in Your Rain Game [Infographic]

By TJ Tomasi, College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research   If you enjoyed this golf tip, here’s how you can get even more. Contact Keiser University about our Florida golf school, College of Golf.

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What is Sweeping the Ball?

There are so many different types of swings and strategies used to hit great golf shots, and sweeping the ball is one of them. This technique truly requires a great skill level and a lot of practice to master. Unlike more common swing techniques that make the use of hitting into the ground to make a divot, […]

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Golf Terms You May Not Know

Golf has some of the most unique words in the sporting world. Most people are aware of the birdie, bogey, and snowman, but what about the albatross or the buzzard? What does an Army have to do with golf, and what is the true meaning of a sasquatch? Golf analysts, weekend hackers, and professional players […]

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What Is the X-factor in Golf [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf with this graphic.</strong></p><br /><br /><br /> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/what-is-the-x-factor/’><img src=’ttp://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/What-is-the-X-Factor-700.jpg’ alt=’What Is the X-factor in Golf’ width=’700px’ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /><br /><br /> <p> Golf is a complex game of many moving parts. Golf instructors have been searching […]

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Pre-Season Rankings Place the KU NCCGA Team 10th in the Nation

Pre-season rankings place the Keiser University National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) Seahawk Team 10th in the nation as the qualifying tournament approaches next week. As reported on the NCCGA website: “We’ve been waiting all winter for this. The Spring 2017 season is finally here, and over 300 teams in 27 regions will soon begin […]

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Childhood Dream Close to Reality for Keiser University Student

Corey Erdly, a College of Golf freshman, first fell in love with the sport while playing it with his dad. Years of playing golf back home in Fort Wayne, Indiana have inspired Keiser University College of Golf (COG) student Corey Erdly to pursue the hobby as a profession. Now working toward an associate of science […]

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

Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf & Sports Management with this graphic.</strong></p><br /><br /> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/look-forward-2017-golf/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/What-to-Look-Forward-to-in-Golf-in-2017-700.jpg’ alt=’What to Look Forward to in Golf in 2017′ width=’700′ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /><br /> <p> A new golf season is beginning and golfers are anxiously looking […]

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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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