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Awkward Lies

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research The first order of business when you arrive at your golf ball is to examine your lie, i.e., the characteristics of how your ball is sitting. Since your lie dictates the kind of shot you can play, part of…

From Harry Potter* to Jordan Spieth

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research A Pensieve is a magical instrument used by Professor Dumbledore* to manipulate memories. Is this merely the product of a childlike imagination that exists only in a Harry Potter* work of fiction? Not anymore!  Research from the University of…

Flip-Flop Your Way to Better Putting

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research In politics, the kiss of death is to be a flip-flopper. Unusual as it is, changing your mind because of new information is considered a character flaw in politicians. But in ‘real’ life, as General Douglas MacArthur said, “The…

Is Your Stick Stuck?

Is Your Stick Stuck? By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research When Tiger Woods hits a bad shot on TV, the commentators often say, ‘He got the club stuck behind him.’ What they are referring to is a serious but common sequence problem. Woods is the…

Low Hands, High Clubhead

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research You don’t have to reach too high to achieve an ideal position at the top of your swing. But most golfers try to swing their hands as high as possible on the backswing because they equate “high hands” with…