A Good Rehearsal Swing Boosts Your Game

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research Tiger Woods knows how important it is to make a perfect practice swing: ‘Practice swings,’ he says, ‘help reinforce my swing keys and promote good swing thoughts. Rehearsal swings have helped me with one of my main goals while…

How to Practice and Play Golf in the Wind

by Bradley Turner Keiser University College of Golf Director of Online Golf Instruction – MBA, PGA For most golfers, playing in a strong wind can become a frustrating day on the links. In this article, you will learn about the fundamental influence of the wind on a golf shot and implement strategies to mitigate the…

College of Golf October Events

Keiser University College of Golf Students Enjoy Historic Hickory Putting Championship Professor Ken Martin’s Keiser University College of Golf (KUCOG) History of Golf class recently enjoyed a unique opportunity when Martin, along with College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations Dr. Eric Wilson, organized a putting competition using hickory-shafted putters and golf balls from…

How to Imagine Good Shots

by Bradley Turner Keiser University College of Golf and Director of Online Golf Instruction – MBA, PGA I was in my sophomore year at Bowling Green State University and was struggling a bit with my game. Back in 1981, we never knew exactly what was happening in the golf swing and depended on feedback from…

Hole-in-One Traditions

A few weeks ago, as I finished up a round of golf, I noticed one happy golfer with about 20 shots of whisky on his table. It was obvious that this lucky golfer made a hole in one. He had purchased a drink for all his golf buddies who were slowly finishing their round. Why…

10 Words and Phrases that Should be Eliminated from Golf Terminology

Perhaps it is the ancient roots of the game in Scotland, or maybe golfers just like to use interesting words — the result is a sport rich in colorful vocabulary. Unfortunately, some of the golf terminology used in 2021 is outdated, or incorrect, or just plain silly. Let’s look at some of these unremarkable words…

Golfing Essentials You Need For Every Round

It’s time for another round of golf!  Are you prepared with all the golfing essentials you need to get you through the round like a seasoned golfer?  Certainly, you have all your clubs, golf balls, tees loaded into your golf bag. You couldn’t be a golfer without these. But what else should you have in…

Missed a Putt? It’s Not Your Fault!

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research Why is short putting so hard? It’s a question I hear a lot about putts from eight feet and less. It’s understandable why it’s hard to make a 45-footer, but many people mistakenly think putting should be easy from…

Tight Lies and Fat Pitches

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research In the Hero World Challenge a few years ago, Tiger Woods hit some amateurish-looking pitch shots, and so did a lot of others in the field. Why? It is a simple shot made hard because of course presentation –…

Pre-Round Putting Practice

By Dr. T. J. Tomasi, Keiser University College of Golf Senior Faculty and Director of Research When I watch golfers practice putting before a round, here’s what I often see: They throw down five balls and, from 15 feet, they leave the first putt short, pull the next two, push the fourth and crash the…